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Down On The FarmMinor League Baseball today announced the Player of the Month Award winners for each of the 10 full season leagues for the mo...Triple-A Indianapolis pitching coach Stan Kyles joins the podcast to talk about Tyler Glasnow, Jameson Taillon and the rest o...First-rounders from the 2015 Draft highlighted Wednesday's action with Tyler Jay (Twins), Kyle Tucker (Astros) and D.J. Stewa...The Eastern League is moving home dates for the Hartford Yard Goats that were scheduled to be played in Hartford during the p...A first-round pick by the Brewers in 2014, Jake Gatewood has always seen himself as a big league shortstop. His 6-foot-5 fram...Rockies No. 1 prospect Brendan Rodgers had a solid 2015 showing in Rookie ball, but he has taken a big step forward this year...Top Atlanta prospect Dansby Swanson doubled, singled three times as raced home to score the eventual game-winning run as Miss...Brady Rodgers needed 86 pitches and less than two hours to pitch a four-hitter and his first career complete game Wednesday a...Joey Gallo's dynamite start to the season has been put on pause, as the top Rangers prospect underwent an MRI that revealed a...J.D. Davis went 3-for-4 with his first Double-A homer and a season-high three RBIs on Wednesday as Corpus Christi rallied for...For the third time in his professional career, Rays No. 8 prospect Casey Gillaspie homered on the same day as his brother, Co...Boston's top prospect Yoan Moncada scored four runs in his first three-hit game of the season in Class A Advanced Salem's 9-2...Top Rockies prospect Brendan Rodgers cracked a career-high three doubles in Class A Asheville's 2-0 win over Lakewood. Drafte...Second baseman Luis Arraez drove in a career-high four runs in an 8-2 Cedar Rapids Kernels victory in eight innings Wednesday...Chicago Cubs' No. 20 prospect Dan Vogelbach went 3-for-5 with five RBIs and two runs scored as Triple A Iowa beat Nashville, ...Harrison Bader went 4-for-5 with a double and two RBIs in his fourth straight multi-hit game Wednesday afternoon as Double-A ...JUPITER, Fla. (May 4, 2016) - Tyler Jay and the Miracle bullpen combined to shutout the Palm Beach Cardinals, 3-0, as the For...D-backs No. 11 prospect Taylor Clarke allowed only one hit over 5 1/3 innings and the Kane County bullpen closed out the one-...Top Dodgers prospect Julio Urias was nearly perfect over six hitless innings on Wednesday afternoon, leading Triple-A Oklahom...Rays No. 2 prospect Brent Honeywell continued his dominant run through the Florida State League while Phillies top prospect J...
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Twins Territory BlogsMat Latos and Ricky Nolasco are off to surprising starts this season, and the two are set to square off in the series opener ...We are back with this week's installment of the Minnesota Twins Minor League Stars of the Week. In this week's article, w...So this season has certainly de-escalated quickly, hasn’t it Twins fans? Ask any group of Twins fans what went wrong and you’...The floundering Twins head to Chicago for a three game series. In case you haven't been keeping up on things, the Whi...Trevor Plouffe was a freshman in high school when he heard the life-changing news. His mother, Diane, had been diagnosed with...Many scratched their heads when Terry Ryan signed Korean first baseman Byung Ho Park last fall, but check out who looks s...May 5 1904 – After losing their first 13 games of the season, Washington finally picks up its first win by defeating the NY H...It takes a lot to get me to tune out of a Twins game. but Wednesday's was an easy one for me to abandon. And since I paid alm...A new month has already brought better results for Tyler Jay, who, on Wednesday, fired a season-high 6 1/3 scoreless innings....Jose Altuve, Jason Castro and Carlos Correa each homered, with Altuve and Correa adding a single and a double, to lead the As...Phil Hughes clearly didn't have it on Wednesday, so Paul Molitor made the decision to pull him early. But the bullpen didn't ...J.R. Graham joined the Twins on Wednesday, giving the club another arm in the bullpen after Alex Meyer was optioned to Triple...Michael Scott: "NO GOD! NO GOD! PLEASE! NO! NO! NO! NOOOOOOOO!" Greetings from outer space. It's a bit cold here, a lit...Hitting coach Tom Brunansky said the offense has been better recently, but he's far from being satisfied with the way the sea...In honor of Star Wars Day, here is the cast of Star Wars if they were Twins players. George Lucas: Terry Ryan You had a...Photo Credit: Troy Taormina- USA Today Sports One start... That's all Minnesota wanted to see fr...Better late than never! Since the Twins are in Houston taking on the Astros this week, I exchanged a few question...In which I rant about the Twins broadcast teams yet still ask for help. Thanks to a fast game at Inside Edge last night...May 4 Senators Birthdays Larry Francis Drake B May 4, 1921 D Jul. 14, 1985 An outfielder with a very short career, Larry Drak...Alex Meyer reaches for the return throw from Kurt Suzuki as George Springer scores on Meyer's third-inn...George Springer homered for the second game in a row, hitting a two-run shot over the railroad tracks high above Minute Maid ...After two solid frames to begin his first Major League start, Alex Meyer faltered in the third. He took the loss, and after t...Twins Manager Paul Molitor made the peculiar decision to pull Alex Meyer after just 64 pitches and one run down, and it d...Brian Dozier is showing signs that he's emerging from his early-season slump, and he credits working with hitting coach Tom B...Ervin Santana threw a 30-pitch simulated game before Tuesday's game against the Astros and remains on track to be activated f...Joe DiMaggio amassed a 56-game hitting streak 75 years ago. Top that in Beat the Streak, and $5.6 million is yours.May 3 1952 – The Senators and Yankees make a 6 player trade, the Senators receive Jackie Jensen, Frank (Spec) Shea, Archie Wi...Paul Molitor gets between catcher John Ryan Murphy and home plate umpire Jerry Layne after Murphy was ...Dallas Keuchel suffered his first defeat at Minute Maid Park in a span of 23 regular-season starts on Monday, allowing five r...It wasn't easy, and it came against the reigning American League Cy Young Award winner, but Jose Berrios picked up his first ...
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