Minnesota Twins

Twins protect 7 prospects from Rule 5 Draft
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With Friday’s deadline to add players to the 40-man roster to protect them from December’s Rule 5 Draft, the Twins added outfielder Adam Brett Walker and pitchers Taylor Rogers, J.T. Chargois, Pat Dean, Mason Melotakis, Randy Rosario and Yorman Landa to their Major League roster.

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Twins' efforts continue to bring community together
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While the Twins didn’t have the All-Star Game to assist them with their community efforts like they did in 2014, they still made a major impact throughout the Twin Cities and beyond this year with their involvement in several charities and non-profit organizations.

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Twins at the heart of Fall League championship
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The Scottsdale Scorpions earned the 2015 Arizona Fall League championship, beating the Surprise Saguaros, 6-4, on Saturday thanks in large part to the performance of several Minnesota Twins prospects.

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Scouting profile: Adam Brett Walker II
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Few young prospects in baseball have the raw power of Adam Brett Walker II, the huge 6-foot-4, 225-pound right-handed hitting outfielder in the Twins organization. I have just watched Walker II compete in the 2015 Arizona Fall League. Having just turned 24 in October, Walker II hit some very long home runs as the ball […]

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Quade, Mientkiewicz return to Minors posts
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The Twins have announced their Minor League staff positions for the 2016 season, with a number of key coaches and managers returning.

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Transition begins for new Twins slugger Park
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Byung Ho Park’s arrival at Target Field was met with the first snowstorm of the season. An evening meal after signing his four-year, $12 million contract with the Twins was local fare, not one of the Korean first baseman/designated hitter’s usual delicacies.

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Korean slugger Park has 4-year deal with Twins
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Slugging Korean first baseman Byung Ho Park was officially introduced as a Twin at snowy Target Field on Wednesday, where in just over four months, he will look to follow in the footsteps of good friend and fellow Korean Jung Ho Kang of the Pirates.

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Twins hit home run with addition of Park
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First baseman Byung Ho Park, a masher in the Korean Baseball Organization, is an ideal fit for a lineup that is becoming as dangerous as it was back in the era of Torii Hunter, Justin Morneau and the young, American League batting champion Joe Mauer.

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Twins on the hunt for lefty reliever at Meetings
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Twins general manager Terry Ryan said he had a productive first day of the Winter Meetings on Monday, and that adding relief help remains his top priority, but nothing is imminent.

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Winter Meetings interview with Paul Molitor
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Twins manager Paul Molitor met with the media Monday at the Winter Meetings.

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Inbox: Can prospects power up the 'pen?
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In this week’s Twins Inbox, fans ask about power relievers, Miguel Sano’s shift to the outfield, Joe Mauer’s future behind the plate and more.

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Twins to count on young outfielders in 2016
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The Twins are on the lookout for an outfielder this offseason, but one who can fill a backup role, which bodes well for young players such as Byron Buxton, Miguel Sano, Eddie Rosario and Max Kepler.

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