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Down On The FarmRockies No. 5 prospect Ryan McMahon went 4-for-4 with a homer to raise his average to .440 with Triple-A Albuquerque, which d...Cincinnati Reds southpaw Ty Boyles induced 11 groundouts during a complete-game three-hitter in Class A Dayton's 6-0 win over...Rafael Devers broke out of a slump, plating three runs, as the Double-A Portland Sea Dogs topped New Hampshire, 5-1, on Wedne...Mets farmhand Tim Tebow went 3-for-5 with a homer and a walk in his first two Florida State League games Wednesday, but Class...Top Colorado Rockies prospect Brendan Rodgers, who has amassed three knocks in 13 games this season, helped Double-A Hartford...Orioles No. 23 prospect Randolph Gassaway went 3-for-3 with a homer, five RBIs and two walks on Wednesday to lead Class A Adv...Cleveland Indians No. 11 prospect Juan Hillman took a no-hit bid into the seventh and tied a career high with eight strikeout...Padres No. 5 prospect Jacob Nix went the distance Wednesday, striking out a career-high 11 batters in Class A Advanced Lake E...
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Twins Territory BlogsAdalberto Mejia , five-and-fly. The hefty lefty has made two starts on this road trip and hasn't allowed a run. He also...It's no surprise that as Miguel Sano and Max Kepler fell into slumps in mid-June, the Twins' offense started to stagnate. San...Rookie left-hander Adalberto Mejia didn't look fazed while pitching with the Green Monster at his back for the time in his ca...Photo Credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports Baseball's July 2 international signing date is quic...The Twins scored two in the first, and it was like what the heck? This ruled. Rick Porcello , who is 20 years old, st...The Twins announced that left-hander Mason Melotakis has cleared waivers and been outrighted to Triple-A. The 26-year-old lef...Red Sox left-hander David Price will test out his cracked left middle fingernail when he takes the mound against the Twins an...In his most dominating, May 18, 2017 , start to date against the Colorado Rockies , ...The Twins' bullpen saw a big shift on Wednesday, as Phil Hughes was recalled from his rehab assignment at Triple-A Rochester ...The game of musical chairs in the Twins bullpen continues, since Phil Hughes is a reliever now. Craig Breslow tried ...Brian Dozier was mentioned regularly in last offseason's trade rumors, leading many to speculate that the second baseman woul...Zack Granite is tearing up Triple-A but the Twins shouldn’t be making room for him on their roster yet. I’m usually not...June 28 1907 – A day that Branch Rickey would certainly like to forget. The Mahatma is pressed into service behind the plate ...Washington Senators 4, Philadelphia Athletics 1 (1) Day Game Played on Saturday, June 28, 1924 (D...The Twins did very little well Tuesday night -- hitting, pitching, fielding -- and got embarrassed by the Boston Red Sox. It ...A recap of the Twins' minor league affiliates' results from June 2th, 2017. Triple-A: Rochester Red Wings 3, Buffalo Bi...Two lengthy rain delays did nothing to dampen the Boston bats, as the Red Sox rode a steady stream of hits and a strong pitch...With Hector Santiago making his first start since June 6 after just one three-inning rehab appearance, and a doubleheader loo...A few runs here and there eventually leads to a blowout. After about an hour of rain delay, the shoulda-been early (for...Right-hander Alex Wimmers has cleared waivers and accepted an outright assignment to Triple-A Rochester from the Twins, tweet...
1960's BaseballOh, What a Relief: Mike Fornieles Mike Fornieles was an accomplished relief pitcher for the Boston Red Sox at the beginning of the 1960s. His tenure as bullpen ace for the Red Sox was e...This Week in 1960s Baseball (June 26, 1968) On June 4, 1968, Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Don Drysdale set a major league record with his sixth consecutive shutout. Four days later, Drys...Swap Shop: Five-Player Deal Sends Dean Chance to the Twins In the first half of the 1960s, the best pitcher in the history of the Los Angeles/California Angels was a right-hander named ...Glancing Back, and Remembering Jerry Grote In the prime of his 16-season big league career, Jerry Grote was recognized as one of the best defensive catchers in the National League. He w...This Week in 1960s Baseball (June 19, 1963) The Boston Red Sox today defeated the Detroit Tigers 9-2 behind the slugging bats of Frank Malzone and Carl Yastrzemski supporting the seven-...
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Tag Archives: Liam Hendriks
Minnesota Twins pitchers allowed 147 home runs in 2014. The fewest home runs allowed by a Twins pitching staff in a full season of 162 games occurred in 1976 when that pitching staff gave up just 89 round trippers to the … Continue reading
Kennys Vargas the 24 year-old 1B/DH has been named the Twins Minor League Player of the Year (Sherry Robertson Award) and Jose Berrios a 20 year-old right-handed pitcher has been named as the Twins Minor League Pitcher of the Year (Jim Rantz Award). … Continue reading
According to a report by CBS Sports’ Jon Heyman the Twins have reached an agreement with Twins free agent pitcher Mike Pelfrey on a two-year $11MM. The report goes on to say that Pelfrey could also earn as much as $3.5 million in performance bonuses. … Continue reading
It appears that Twins fans have another present under the 2013 Christmas tree. Star Tribune writer LaVelle E. Neal III reported this past Saturday that the Twins have agreed on a three-year deal worth about $24 million with former New York Yankee … Continue reading
The Minnesota Twins signed the Australian born Liam Hendriks as an 18-year old in February 2007. Hendriks started his pro career in the Gulf Coast league in 2007 and did pretty well putting up a 4-2 record with a 2.08 … Continue reading
Liam Hendriks was the winning pitcher in the Twins’ come-from-behind victory at Texas, improving his record to 2-12 in 25 career starts. The last pitcher with two or fewer victories in his first 25 major-league starts was Jason Hammel (2-12 … Continue reading
It is too early to tell what kind of team the Twins have for 2013 but from what I have seen in the nine games they have played so far, it is a team that is playing better than what it … Continue reading
After a loss to the Athletics on Wednesday, Liam Hendriks is 0-8 in 13 major-league starts. No other player who came up with the Twins franchise lost his first eight decisions as a starter. The previous most is seven, by … Continue reading
After yet another failed start yesterday the Twins sent Liam Hendriks back to Rochester and called up Cole DeVries to take his place in the starting rotation. The Twins staked Hendriks to a 6-1 lead in Detroit yesterday but he … Continue reading