Twins outfielder Byron Buxton said on Tuesday that not getting called up in September "didn't go over well" with him.
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Free-agent second baseman Jonathan Schoop, an All-Star selection in 2017 who was traded from the Orioles to Brewers last season, has agreed to a one-year deal with the Twins.
The Minnesota Twins and first baseman C.J. Cron have agreed on a $4.8 million, one-year contract to avoid salary arbitration.
Infielder Ehire Adrianza and the Minnesota Twins agreed to a $1.3 million, one-year contract, a raise of $300,000.
While this winter's crop searches for new homes, we look ahead to the big decisions that loom for some of the game's top stars -- Nolan Arenado, Chris Sale, Paul Goldschmidt and Gerrit Cole among them.
David Schoenfield ESPN Senior Writer
The Twins claimed first baseman C.J. Cron on waivers from the Rays, who designed Cron for assignment even after a 30-homer season. Cron, who is expected to receive about $5 million in arbitration, hit .253/.323/.493 for a career-high .816 OPS. Twins first basemen hit .245/.326/.385 and their DHs hit .243/.321/.379, so Cron would be a power upgrade if he can match his 2018 numbers.
C.J. Cron, who hit a career-best 30 home runs in 2018, was claimed by the Twins off waivers from the Rays on Monday.
The Minnesota Twins have hired Bill Evers for the final opening on their coaching staff under new manager Rocco Baldelli.
Your favorite team probably isn't going to get Bryce Harper or Manny Machado. But another move -- maybe for a top pitcher -- could make all the difference this winter.
Want to make a hot-stove splash? Start with these bold trades and free-agent additions.
Twins legend Joe Mauer formalized his goodbye to baseball on Monday at a tear-filled yet cheerful news conference to wrap up a 15-year major league career at age 35.
With Cleveland entertaining offers for its ace, the White Sox and Twins have enough payroll flexibility to be big-time players in free agency.
Twins veteran Joe Mauer, the 2009 AL MVP and the only catcher to ever win three batting titles, has announced his retirement. The six-time All-Star played 15 seasons.
Cincinnati outfielder Scott Schebler and Texas pitcher Matt Bush just missed the cutoff for salary arbitration eligibility, while Chicago Cubs pitcher Carl Edwards Jr. and Toronto pitcher Joe Biagini earned the final spots.
Before the season, we said winning the World Series isn't everything. Some teams proved that. Others, well, not so much.
The Twins won't pick up starting pitcher Ervin Santana's $14 million option or first baseman Logan Morrison's $8 million option.
After a 108-win season, the Red Sox are the World Series champions. But do they open the offseason at No. 1? Where do the runner-up Dodgers and Astros check in?
Jacob Wolf ESPN Staff Writer
Minnesota Twins pitcher Trevor May, a highly outspoken esports fan and industry investor, participated in a "Are Video Games a Sport?" panel at TwitchCon in San Jose, California, on Sunday. May first entered the industry with an influencer and streaming deal with esports team Luminosity in February 2017. He later co-founded Esports Lab, a company that owns and operates Overwatch statistics website Winston's Lab.
Rocco Baldelli was named Minnesota Twins manager on Thursday, and Giana Manzi is getting some of his congratulations.
William Weinbaum ESPN
New Twins manager Rocco Baldelli is the 8th in MLB history who was born in Rhode Island — the others (asterisks denote HoF players): Johnny Cooney, *Hugh Duffy, Johnny Goryl (Twins), *Gabby Hartnett, *Nap Lajoie, Davey Lopes & Eddie Sawyer. Two - Hartnett & Lajoie - had winning managerial career records & two won pennants - Hartnett (1938 Cubs player/mgr, 2nd half of season) & Sawyer (1950 Phillies).