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2015 Minor League Transactions

Twins Minor League Talk Today, 01:23 AM
I should have started this a week ago, and I'm sure I'll miss a few.    Earlier this week, the Twins called up Caleb Thielbar a...
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Article: Game Thread: Twins v Orioles, 7/6 @ 7:10pm CT

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 12:22 AM
Chris Parmelee and the Baltimore Orioles are the next victims on the Twins climb to the playoffs. Yeah... that Chris Parmelee... That gu...
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Mat Batts -- 2015

Adopt A Prospect 2015 Yesterday, 11:19 PM
Mat Batts DOB: 7-6-91 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina Height: 5'11" Weight: 190 Position: SP Bats: Right Throws: Left Acquired: Drafted...
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Molitor is a mediocre manager

Minnesota Twins Talk Yesterday, 10:34 PM
Yet another extra innings loss where Perkins doesn't throw one pitch. Unacceptable. Bullpen usage has been a big fat F from him this year...
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Next Roster Moves?

Minnesota Twins Talk Yesterday, 10:20 PM
Now that the big one is out of the way what are the next roster moves the Twins make?Santana is eligible on Sunday so once he is cleared...
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Ramirez to 7-Day DL, Herrmann recalled

The Twins announced, following the Sunday afternoon game in Detroit, that outfielder Wilkin Ramirez will be put on the 7-day disabled list, a result of his collision in left centerfield on Saturday afternoon. To fill the roster spot they have promoted catcher-outfielder Chris Herrmann.

Herrmann has struggled in AAA. Through 38 games, he has hit .238/.311/.285 (.589) with five doubles and a triple. Although he has primarily caught, he continues to get time in left field. When he was in Ft. Myers, he got some time in centerfield, but that is hardly an ideal situation. This means that the Twins really do not have a backup behind Aaron Hicks in centerfield. [PRBREAK][/PRBREAK]

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Interestingly, had this move been needed a day or two earlier, it likely would have been Joe Benson promoted, but he was lost on Saturday when he was claimed by the Rangers.

Ramirez will likely undergo more testing and the team will evaluate him over the next seven days to determine his status.


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