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7/28/2016 | Twins get Minors lefty Mejia from Giants for Nunez

The Twins lost their lone 2016 All-Star on Thursday, as shortstop Eduardo Nunez was the first Minnesota player to be dealt leading up to Monday's non-waiver Trade Deadline, getting sent to the Giants for left-handed pitching prospect Adalberto Mejia.

7/28/2016 | Quintana, Nolasco open series in Minnesota

The White Sox and Twins return to American League Central action on Friday evening with a 7:10 CT first pitch at Target Field.

7/28/2016 | Kepler, Grossman rally Twins past O's in 7th

When the Twins and Orioles were originally scheduled to play on May 9 before the game was rained out, neither Robbie Grossman nor Max Kepler were on Minnesota's roster. Baltimore likely wishes it stayed that way, as the pair combined to reach base safely seven times and score four runs to lift Minnesota to a 6-2 win in Thursday's makeup game at Target Field.

7/28/2016 | Duffey leans on 'pen for 2nd straight start

It's been a rough week for Twins right-hander Tyler Duffey, and now his spot in the rotation appears tenuous, at best.

7/28/2016 | Berrios, 3 other Twins prospects make Top 100

The Twins placed four players, led by right-hander Jose Berrios, in the midseason update to's Top 100 Prospect list released Thursday.

7/27/2016 | Freeman erupts as Braves hold off Twins

The Twins wanted to commemorate the 25-year anniversary of their dramatic victory over Atlanta in the 1991 World Series, but Freddie Freeman and the Braves decided to crash the party with a 9-7 victory.

7/27/2016 | O's visit Twins for makeup game

It's a blink-and-you'll-miss-it get-together on Thursday night at Target Field, as the Orioles and Twins play a one-game makeup of May 9's postponement.

7/27/2016 | Molitor expects young core to stay put

Even though nothing is off the table during this year's trade cycle, Twins manager Paul Molitor is confident his core of young talent will remain intact when the Trade Deadline arrives on Monday.

7/26/2016 | Twins have no plans to trade reliable Santana

Before Tuesday's game against the Braves, Twins interim general manager Rob Antony was asked again about the likeliness of trading 12-year big league veteran Ervin Santana before Monday's non-waiver Trade Deadline.

7/26/2016 | Duffey hosts Foltynewicz in Interleague finale

After sharing nearly identical disappointing records throughout much of this season's first half, the Braves and Twins have traveled slightly different paths recently and consequently influenced which team will have the first selection in the 2017 MLB Draft.

7/26/2016 | Harrell, Braves blank Twins; Garcia goes yard

The Braves pitched out of several jams and did just enough offensively, led by a solo homer from Adonis Garcia, in a 2-0 win over the Twins on Tuesday night at Target Field.

7/26/2016 | Plouffe progressing, nearing rehab assignment

Third baseman Trevor Plouffe, who has been out since July 2 with a fractured left rib, has progressed to hitting off a tee, fielding ground balls and participating in running drills, and he could head out on a rehab assignment by the end of this week.

7/26/2016 | Hiring of advisory firm doesn't bother Antony

The Twins officially hired an advisory firm, Korn Ferry, on Tuesday to assist with the search for the club's new general manager, but interim GM Rob Antony said Tuesday he hasn't thought much about his future and chances of being retained as full-time GM.

7/26/2016 | Jimenez among top prospect performers Monday

Cubs No. 4 prospect Eloy Jimenez was among the top prospect performers in the Minors on Monday.

7/25/2016 | Trio of Diazes lead Prospect Team of the Week

The latest edition of's Prospect Team of the Week (July 18-24) is led by a trio of Diazes in Isan Diaz, Yandy Diaz and Lewin Diaz, each of whom had big weeks for their respective clubs.

7/25/2016 | Antony discusses possible moves ahead of Trade Deadline

With one week until the Aug. 1 non-waiver Trade Deadline, Twins interim general manager Rob Antony knows how important this week could be for the future of the franchise and his potential to remain the club's full-time GM.

7/24/2016 | Sano's error leads to big inning for Red Sox

A rough series defensively for Twins third baseman Miguel Sano concluded with his most costly error yet, as he couldn't field a grounder that proved to be a four-run swing for the Red Sox.

7/24/2016 | Suzuki out of starting lineup with 'sore' chin

Twins catcher Kurt Suzuki was held out of Sunday's 8-7 loss to the Red Sox after receiving eight stitches to his chin Saturday, but manager Paul Molitor said he was hopeful Suzuki would be available to play in an emergency.

7/24/2016 | Twins, Braves meet 25 years after classic Series

The Twins and Braves played in one of the more memorable World Series in 1991, and 25 years later, they're set to meet again in Interleague Play, only this time they're both in last place in their respective leagues.

7/24/2016 | Porcello 10-0 at home as Sox fend off Twins

Two of the biggest constants of the season for the Red Sox -- Rick Porcello winning at home and the Boston bats hitting at home -- intersected nicely in Sunday's 8-7 victory over the Twins that salvaged a split of a four-game series at Fenway Park.

7/24/2016 | This time, Twins' offense picks up pitchers

A night after the Twins won by outpitching the Red Sox at Fenway Park, this time they simply outhit them in a wild game Saturday that was the longest nine-inning game in team history at four hours, 11 minutes.

7/24/2016 | Diaz, Frazier among top prospect performers Saturday

The Midwest League is notorious for dampening the power of young hitters. Apparently no one told that to Isan Diaz. The Brewers' No. 11 prospect slugged a pair of home runs on Saturday, including a walk-off shot to propel Class A Wisconsin past Lake County, 9-8. Diaz also hit a triple in the contest en route to finishing 3-for-4, while his six RBIs represented a new career high.

7/23/2016 | Pipeline preview: Newman carries hot bat into matchup

Pirates No. 11 prospect Kevin Newman will look to stay hot for Double-A Altoona when he faces Akron at 6 p.m. ET on MiLB.TV.

7/23/2016 | Facing Twins, Porcello out to go 10-0 at home

Home sure has been a happy place for Rick Porcello this season. The Red Sox right-hander is 9-0 with a 2.98 ERA in 10 starts at Fenway Park. He comes into Sunday's series finale against lefty-hander Tommy Milone and the Twins looking to become the first Red Sox starter since 1961 to begin the season 10-0 at home.

7/23/2016 | Suzuki has chin stitched up after foul tip

Twins catcher Kurt Suzuki, a top candidate to be dealt before the Aug. 1 non-waiver Trade Deadline, left Saturday's 11-9 win over the Red Sox in the second inning after being hit in the facemask by a foul tip from Dustin Pedroia. Suzuki left to get eight stitches on his chin, but didn't suffer a concussion, the Twins announced.

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