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Minnesotans are eager for titles at the event, which begins Thursday in Appleton, Wis.
Wary of losing some of their brightest prospects to next month's Rule 5 draft, the Twins added three minor league pitchers and a second baseman to their major league roster.
Righthanded hitter Kyle Garlick avoided arbitration for a contract worth $750,000.
The Timberwolves were up 99-74 late in the third quarter before Cleveland rumbled back, sparked by an NBA season-high 51 points from point guard Darius Garland.
D'Angelo Russell leads Timberwolves with 30 points and 12 assists.
The fifth-ranked Johnnies, 9-1, got revenge over the Royals for their lone loss this season, and clinched an eighth consecutive appearance in the NCAA Division III tournament.
Luis Arraez became a Silver Slugger on Thursday, which is a little weird. Because the Twins' latest batting champion doesn't consider himself a slugger at all.
The Twins will pay Miguel Sano $2.7 million to let him out of his contract and declined options on two veteran starting pitchers who had disappointing 2022 seasons.
Carlos Correa insisted all season that he wants to return to Minnesota permanently. But he also plans to seek a contract with far more guaranteed money
The team will have a lot of personnel decisions to make, and plenty of wiggle room, as the MLB offseason gets underway.