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Game Thread: Twins @ Royals, 7/31 @ 7:10Pm Ct

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 08:01 PM
Game-time forecast: Sunny. Winds blowing in from right field at 5-10 m.p.h. Temperature around 80. TWINS: SP, Correia Danny Santana CF Ed...
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Article: Kurt Suzuki Signs Extension With Twins

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 08:00 PM
Up against the trade deadline and facing limited interest from other teams, the Minnesota Twins signed a last minute contract extension w...
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Article: Twins Acquire Tommy Milone

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 08:01 PM
Welcome to the Twins. Not a bad pickup for Fuld!
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Aaron Hicks quietly posting good numbers in New Britain

Twins Minor League Talk Today, 07:54 PM
Given his flirtation with giving up switch-hitting (and baffling return to it a few weeks later), I wanted to dig a bit further into his...
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Price To Detroit For Smiley And Jackson

More Baseball Today, 07:52 PM
was watching the wsox-detroit game this afternoon  (being the lowlife sox fan i am) when in the top of the 7th inning  (i thin...
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Twins Acquire 1B Matt Rizzotti from Phillies

According to Todd Zolecki of the Phillies mlb.com site (via twitter), The Twins acquired 1B Matt Rizzotti this morning from the Philadelphia Phillies in exchange for "cash considerations." The 6-5, 255 pounder was the Twins 46th round pick in 2004 out of high school. He was then the Phillies 6th round pick in 2007. Last year at AA Reading, he hit .295/.392/.511 with 34 doubles, 24 homers and 84 RBI. He walks a bunch, and he strikes out a bunch.

The left-handed hitting 1B will likely play in Rochester, along with Aaron Bates at 1B.
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More to come.

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