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Minnesota Twins and Best Buy launch new fan experience titled "Twins XR: The Art of Baseball"

Free XR experience begins today and includes a look at the Twins’ first-ever NFT, plus a pair of complimentary game tickets for the first 1,000 fans
September 23, 2021

MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, MN – Bringing their fans a second installment of the most innovative, immersive and accessible fan experience in all of sport, the Minnesota Twins today launched “Twins XR: The Art of Baseball.” Developed in collaboration with Minneapolis-based REM5 STUDIOS and in partnership with Best Buy, fans of all

Twins announce details for Justin Morneau Hall of Fame Induction and Fan Appreciation Weekend

Sixteen current Twins Hall of Famers and dozens of former teammates to be on hand as 2006 AL MVP is inducted with a special pregame ceremony on Saturday, September 25; Fan Appreciation Weekend on September 23, 24 and 26 to include gate giveaways and in-ballpark prizes
September 21, 2021

MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, MN – The Minnesota Twins today announced details for this weekend’s four-game home series against the Toronto Blue Jays at Target Field, which includes Fan Appreciation Weekend presented by Caribou Coffee on September 23 and 24, Kids Appreciation Day presented by Target on September 26 and the long-awaited

Twins make roster moves

September 21, 2021

CHICAGO, IL – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have reinstated shortstop Andrelton Simmons from the Restricted List and have returned catcher Mitch Garver from rehab assignment and reinstated him from the 10-day Injured List. Simmons, who missed the three-game series in Toronto over the weekend, has appeared in

Twins place Rob Refsnyder on 10-day injured list

Drew Maggi contract selected from Triple-A St. Paul
September 18, 2021

TORONTO, ON – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have placed outfielder Rob Refsnyder on the 10-day Injured List with right elbow impingement. Refsnyder has played in 51 games for the Twins this season, hitting .245 (34-for-139) with seven doubles, two home runs, 12 RBI, 21 runs scored, 17

Twins make roster moves

September 17, 2021

TORONTO, ON – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have reinstated outfielder Brent Rooker from the Paternity List and have selected the contract of right-handed pitcher Nick Vincent from Triple-A St. Paul. Rooker and his wife, Allie, welcome their first child, a daughter named Blair Evelyn, in Minneapolis on

Griffin Jax named MLB recipient of Bob Feller Act of Valor Award

Award presentation will be prior to tonight’s 6:40 p.m. game vs. Cleveland
September 14, 2021

MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL, MN – The Minnesota Twins, in conjunction with the Bob Feller Act of Valor Award Foundation, announced today that Twins right-handed pitcher Griffin Jax has been named the 2021 MLB winner of the Bob Feller Act of Valor Award. The award presentation will take place on the field

Nelson Cruz Named Twins Nominee For 2021 Roberto Clemente Award

September 14, 2021

MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, MN – Major League Baseball today announced that former Minnesota Twins designated hitter Nelson Cruz was named the club’s nominee for the 2021 Roberto Clemente Award, baseball’s most prestigious individual honor for Major Leaguers. Although he was acquired by the Tampa Bay Rays on July 22, Cruz remains

Twins place John Gant on 10-day injured list

Andrew Albers recalled from Triple-A St. Paul
September 14, 2021

MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL, MN – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have placed right-handed pitcher John Gant on the 10-day Injured List with a left abdominal strain. Gant, who was acquired by the Twins via trade with St. Louis on July 30 in exchange for J.A. Happ, has appeared in

Twins place Brent Rooker on paternity list

Kyle Barraclough recalled from Triple-A St. Paul
September 13, 2021

NEW YORK, NY – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have placed outfielder Brent Rooker on the Paternity List. Rooker and his wife, Allie, are awaiting the arrival of their first child (a girl) in Minneapolis. The 26-year-old has appeared in 44 games for the Twins this season, hitting

Twins select contract of left-handed pitcher Jovani Moran

Andrew Albers optioned to Triple-A St. Paul
September 11, 2021

MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL, MN – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have selected the contract of left-handed pitcher Jovani Moran from Triple-A St. Paul. Moran, 24, has split the 2021 season between Double-A Wichita and St. Paul, combining to go 4-2 with a 2.41 ERA (67.1 IP, 18 ER), three

Minnesota Twins homestand highlights: Friday, September 10 – Wednesday, September 15

Special 9/11 and Roberto Clemente remembrances, Armed Forces Appreciation Day, and Wild and Timberwolves Nights on tap as Twins face division rivals
September 10, 2021

MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, MN – The Minnesota Twins, who at 18-16 (.529) since August 3 are tied for the fifth-best record in the American League (and 9th in the majors) over the last five weeks, are returning to Target Field for another unique homestand from tonight (Friday, September 10) through Wednesday,

Twins place Randy Dobnak on 10-day injured list

Andrew Albers recalled from Triple-A St. Paul
September 9, 2021

CLEVELAND, OH – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have placed right-handed pitcher Randy Dobnak on the 10-day Injured List with a right middle finger strain (retroactive to September 8). Dobnak, who was scheduled to make the start tonight against the Cleveland Indians, was returned from his rehab assignment

Twins announce plans for 9/11 Remembrance and Armed Forces Appreciation Day presented by Thomson Reuters

Special weekend at Target Field to commemorate lives tragically lost, while honoring the men and women of Twins Territory who bravely serve our communities and country
September 9, 2021

MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, MN – The Minnesota Twins today announced plans for this upcoming Saturday and Sunday at Target Field, a special weekend as the club pays tribute to lives tragically lost, while honoring the men and women of Twins Territory who have, and continue to, bravely serve our communities and

Twins reinstate Michael Pineda from 10-day injured list

Ian Gibaut optioned to Triple-A St. Paul
September 6, 2021

CLEVELAND, OH – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have reinstated right-handed pitcher Michael Pineda from the 10-day Injured List. Pineda, who has missed the Twins’ last 20 games with a left mild oblique strain, has made 17 starts for Minnesota this season, going 4-8 with a 4.13 ERA

Twins return Luke Farrell from rehab assignment and reinstate from 60-day injured list

Andrew Albers optioned to Triple-A St. Paul
September 5, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG, FL – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have returned right-handed pitcher Luke Farrell from his rehab assignment and reinstated him from the 60-day Injured List. Farrell, who has missed the Twins’ last 62 games with a right oblique strain, recently appeared in three games on rehab

Twins make September roster additions

September 1, 2021

MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL, MN – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have selected the contract of right-handed pitcher Joe Ryan from Triple-A St. Paul, and have returned right-handed pitcher Randy Dobnak from his rehab assignment and reinstated him from the 60-day Injured List. Ryan, 25, has appeared in 14 games

Twins recall Ben Rortvedt from Triple-A St. Paul

Charlie Barnes optioned to St. Paul
August 29, 2021

MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL, MN – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have recalled catcher Ben Rortvedt from Triple-A St. Paul. Rortvedt has appeared in 30 games for the Saints this season, hitting .236 (26-for-110) with five doubles, four home runs, 18 RBI, 17 runs scored, seven walks and a .292

Twins return Byron Buxton from rehab assignment and reinstate from 10-day injured list

Mitch Garver placed on 10-day injured list
August 27, 2021

MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL, MN – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have returned outfielder Byron Buxton from rehab assignment and reinstated him from the 10-day Injured List. Buxton, who missed the Twins’ last 55 games with a left hand fracture, played in four games on rehab assignment for Triple-A St.

Twins make roster moves

August 27, 2021

MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL, MN – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have reinstated right-handed pitcher Jorge Alcala from the 10-day Injured List and selected the contract of right-handed pitcher Ian Gibaut from Triple-A St. Paul. Alcala, who missed the Twins’ last 15 games with triceps tendinitis, has appeared in 45

Minnesota Twins Homestand Highlights: Friday, August 27-Wednesday, September 1

Twins to host annual Border Battle clash with the Milwaukee Brewers before welcoming the Chicago Cubs for their first Target Field visit since 2015
August 27, 2021

MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, MN – The Minnesota Twins, who are 6-3 at home this month (including a trio of walk-off wins), are returning to Target Field for a unique six-day, five-game homestand from tonight (Friday, August 27) through Wednesday, September 1 – with a one-day detour to Detroit for a Monday,

Twins announce plans for 2021 State Fair

Interactive games, giveaways and special appearances are all part of the daily lineup at the Minnesota Twins Experience
August 25, 2021

MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, MN – The Minnesota Twins today announced details for their presence at the 2021 Minnesota State Fair, with interactive games, giveaways and special appearances all part of the team’s daily lineup. The Minnesota Twins Experience is located on the south end of Cooper Street at Judson Avenue, next

Twins reinstate Miguel Sanó from paternity list

Kenta Maeda placed on 10-day injured list
August 23, 2021

BOSTON – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have reinstated infielder Miguel Sanó from the paternity list. Sanó had returned to Minneapolis to be with his family after the birth of his daughter, Danea, last Thursday morning in Minneapolis. Sanó has played in 98 games for the Twins this

Twins place Miguel Sanó on paternity list

Edgar García recalled from Triple-A St. Paul
August 20, 2021

NEW YORK, NY – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have placed infielder Miguel Sanó on the Paternity List, after the birth of his daughter Danea on Thursday morning in Minneapolis. Sanó has played in 98 games for the Twins this season, hitting .217 (73-for-337) with 18 doubles, 21

Twins place LHP Lewis Thorpe on 10-day injured list

Club selects contracts of Andrew Albers and Kyle Barraclough, options Edgar García
August 19, 2021

NEW YORK, NY – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have placed left-handed pitcher Lewis Thorpe on the 10-day Injured List with left shoulder impingement. Thorpe, who was recalled prior to yesterday’s game vs. Cleveland, left his start against the Indians in the second inning after experiencing pain in

Twins announce 2022 Spring Training home schedule

Twins Spring Training home schedule features 17 games; Grapefruit League opener set for Saturday, February 26 vs. Toronto
August 18, 2021

MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, MN – The Minnesota Twins today announced the home schedule for their 2022 Spring Training campaign, the club’s 32nd at CenturyLink Sports Complex in Lee County, FL. The Twins 2022 spring schedule features 33 total games (17 home, 16 road), with the home opener set for Friday, February