With Friday's moves, the Twins have 37 players — 19 pitchers, four catchers, six infielders and eight outfielders — on their 40-man roster.
Tampa Bay Rays outfielder Randy Arozarena has been arrested in Mexico's Yucatan state for a situation involving an apparent custody dispute, two weeks after he won the Babe Ruth award for the Most Valuable Player in the postseason.
The Atlanta Braves were looking for more than just experience and depth when they signed two-time All-Star Charlie Morton to a $15 million, one-year deal Tuesday.
Kim Ng is eminently qualified to run a professional sports team, as are many other women and people of color.
The Twins said they will bring fans a series of virtual experiences throughout the offseason, with details to be announced in coming weeks.
A plan designed to advance social equity by investing in children was unveiled by the Twins, including $380,000 being distributed to 26 area nonprofits.
Former major league catcher Ray Smith spent 26 seasons managing the Elizabethton team in the Appalachian League, which is being dropped by MLB as an affiliated league.
Kenta Maeda's first year with the Twins was a resounding success, but Shane Bieber was a unanimous choice among the 30 voters.
Baseball is planning a dramatic overhaul that would eliminate dozens of minor-league teams and emphasize affiliates that are more geographically friendly.
Moving the Class AAA team to St. Paul, and the idea of having most of the Twins' minor-league teams within road-trip range, would be a dramatic and welcome change.
Not only did the Twins fall short of expectations in 2020, but there's a wide array of uncertainties as the team prepares for 2021.
The financial hits have been onerous and TV ratings plunged, but how have the sports entities handled holding competition at a time when the biggest foe has been the coronavirus.
Nelson Cruz, 40, hit .303 with 16 home runs and 33 RBI as the Twins won the American League Central title.
Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado won his eighth Gold Glove in a row, and Dodgers outfielder Mookie Betts his fifth consecutive.
Here are the American and National League winners:
Twins pitcher Kenta Maeda went 6-1 with a 2.70 ERA and 80 strikeouts this season, and is one of three finalists for the award.
Maybe owing to the nature of his reputation, or just the strangeness of this season overall, just how good Maeda was probably flew under the radar.
Becquer's ninth-inning pinch hit grand slam on July 4, 1961 is part of franchise lore. His post-baseball career was known for his community service with the Twins.
The Twins made their first pickups of the offseason on Friday, and not surprisingly given their potential losses to free agency, they are pitchers.
Is spending money on players wise this winter? What are the rules of engagement? Buckle up, baseball fans, for a bumpy offseason.