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Twins place Nelson Cruz on 10-day Injured List

Recall Luis Arraez From Triple-A Rochester
May 17, 2019

Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have placed designated hitter Nelson Cruz on the 10-day Injured List with a left wrist strain (retroactive to May 14). Cruz has hit .270 (34-for-126) with seven home runs, nine doubles and 22 RBI over 35 games with the

Twins select contract of Austin Adams

Hildenberger optioned to Triple-A, Reed designated for release or assignment
May 16, 2019

Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN -- The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have selected the contract of right-handed pitcher Austin Adams from Triple-A Rochester. Adams, 32, appeared in 11 games (1 start) for the Red Wings, going 1-1 with a 4.50 ERA (18.0 IP, 9 ER), one save, six walks, 28

Twins to participate in Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum 'Apollo at the Park" program

Armstrong Spacesuit Statue to be Displayed at Target Field Beginning in June; Other Ballpark Festivities On Tap for July 20 Twins-Athletics Game
May 15, 2019

MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, MN -- In conjunction with the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum, the Minnesota Twins announced today that they are one of 15 Major League Baseball clubs participating in the museum’s “Apollo at the Park” program. America’s national pastime meats history’s greatest adventure, as the Twins will display

Twins place Garver on 10-day injured list

Return Sanó from rehab assignment and reinstate from injured list
May 15, 2019

Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have placed catcher Mitch Garver on the 10-day Injured List with a high left ankle sprain, an injury he suffered in the eighth inning of last night’s game against the Angels. Garver played in 25 games this season, hitting

Twins recall Tyler Duffey from Triple-A Rochester

Option Jake Cave to Rochester
May 13, 2019

Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have recalled right-handed pitcher Tyler Duffey from Triple-A Rochester. Duffey, who was recently recalled as the 26th man for the doubleheader with Detroit on Saturday, has appeared in five games for the Twins this season, posting a 1.42 ERA

Twins, Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine collaborate for 'Mayo Clinic Monday Miles'

Fans can walk, jog or run on the Target Field warning track on 10 Mondays between May 20 and September 23
May 13, 2019

MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, MN – Offering a major league way to get exercise this summer, the Minnesota Twins today announced that the organization is working with Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine for “Mayo Clinic Monday Miles” – a unique program giving the public free access to walk, jog or run along the

Twins reinstate Peréz and Astudillo

Option Romero, Stewart and return Duffey
May 12, 2019

Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have reinstated left-handed pitcher Martín Pérez from the Paternity List and is scheduled to start today. Pérez has appeared in eight games (5 starts) for the Twins, going 5-0 with a 2.83 ERA (41.1 IP, 13 ER), 16 walks

Twins place Martin Perez on paternity list

Twins Recall Stewart and Name Duffey as the 26th man
May 11, 2019

Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have placed left-handed pitcher Martín Pérez on the Paternity List. Pérez appeared in eight games (5 starts) for the Twins, going 5-0 with a 2.83 ERA (41.1 IP, 13 ER), 16 walks and 39 strikeouts. To replace Pérez on

Twins And Skor North To Host 2019 Town Ball Classic

May 10, 2019

MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, MN – The Minnesota Twins will once again provide a big league setting for some of the state’s best men’s amateur baseball teams, as the Twins Community Fund and SKOR North announced today plans to host the Fifth Annual Town Ball Classic at Target Field on Saturday, June

Twins announce $5 flash sale tickets sold out

Fans Purchase More Than 30,000 Tickets in Less Than 48 Hours
May 9, 2019

MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, MN – The Minnesota Twins, owners of the best record in Major League Baseball at 23-12 (.657), announced today that the full allotment of $5 tickets for 12 May home games – 32,000 tickets in total – have sold out in less than 48 hours of the club’s

Minnesota Twins homestand highlights May 10-15

May 9, 2019

The Minnesota Twins, who own the best record in Major League Baseball at 23-12 (.657), will return to Target Field for a seven-game homestand (May 10-15), hosting the Detroit Tigers for an American League Central Division clash before welcoming Mike Trout, Shohei Ohtani, Albert Pujols and the Los Angeles Angels.

Twins announce additional $5 Ballpark Access tickets for remaining May home games after flash sale completely sold out

$5 Ballpark Access tickets for remaining 12 May home games available now through 10 p.m. CT on Thursday, May 9, with no processing fees
May 8, 2019

MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL -- Due to overwhelming demand, the Minnesota Twins announced that Ballpark Access tickets are available for $5, with no processing fees, for the club’s remaining May home games at Target Field. These tickets, which guarantee access to Target Field but do not provide a seat, can be purchased

Twins announce $5 tickets for remaining May home games

Tickets starting at $5 for remaining 12 May home games available now through 10 p.m. CT on Thursday, May 9, with no processing fees
May 7, 2019

MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, MN – The Minnesota Twins today announced that tickets starting at $5, with no processing fees, are available for the club’s remaining May home games at Target Field. These select seats can be purchased now through 10 p.m. CT on Thursday, May 9 by visiting twinsbaseball.com/flashsale. “As we

Robbinsdale's Monica Theis named the Twins' 2019 Honorary Bat Girl

Twins will honor Theis, who has defeated Hodgkin’s lymphoma and has thrice battled breast cancer, on Mother’s Day at Target Field
May 7, 2019

MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, MN – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have named Monica Theis of Robbinsdale as the club’s 2019 Honorary Bat Girl, in conjunction with Major League Baseball’s league-wide support of the annual “Going To Bat Against Breast Cancer” initiative. All 30 clubs had the opportunity to hand-select

Twins place Adalberto Mejia on 10-day injured list, select contract of Mike Morin

May 2, 2019

The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have placed left-handed pitcher Adalberto Mejía on the 10-day injured list with a right calf strain (retroactive to May 1). Mejía appeared in 11 games for the Twins, going 0-1 with an 8.74 ERA (11.1 IP, 11 ER), nine walks and 11 strikeouts.

Twins place Astudillo on injured list, recall Cave from Triple-A

April 28, 2019

Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have placed catcher Willians Astudillo on the 10-day injured list with a left hamstring strain, an injury he suffered yesterday afternoon running the bases against the Baltimore Orioles. Astudillo has appeared in 16 games for the Twins this season,

Twins reinstate Matt Magill from injured list

April 26, 2019

The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have returned right-handed pitcher Matt Magill from his rehab assignment at Triple-A Rochester and reinstated him from the injured list. Magill, who was placed on the injured list on March 28 with right shoulder tendinitis, appeared in five rehab games for the Red

Twins announce details for third annual Prince Night

Team to honor the icon with theme night and special gate giveaway on June 14
April 26, 2019

The Minnesota Twins today announced details for their third annual tribute to late Minneapolis icon Prince, which will include a gate giveaway and a special theme night package for the club’s Friday, June 14 game against the Kansas City Royals. Tickets for the theme night package are available now at

Twins homestand highlights April 26-May 2

April 25, 2019

Tickets are available for the Twins upcoming seven-game homestand at Target Field (April 26 – May 2) and the remainder of the 2019 home schedule, and can be purchased at twinsbaseball.com, by using the MLB Ballpark app, calling 1-800-33-TWINS, or by visiting the Target Field Ticket Office. TWINS VS. BALTIMORE

Twins option Kohl Stewart to Triple-A Rochester

April 24, 2019

The Minnesota Twins announced tonight that they have optioned right-handed pitcher Kohl Stewart to Triple-A Rochester. Stewart started tonight’s game in Houston, allowing five runs on eight hits in 6.0 innings pitched with three walks and one strikeout. Twins will make a corresponding move at a later date.

Twins to recall Stewart and Romero from Triple-A Rochester

April 24, 2019

Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they plan to recall right-handed pitchers Kohl Stewart and Fernando Romero from Triple-A Rochester. Stewart made three starts for the Red Wings this season, going 1-2 with a 6.00 ERA (12.0 IP, 8 ER), six walks and 15 strikeouts. Romero

Target Field achieves LEED Gold recertification

Twins recognized for continued enhancements to operations and maintenance at 'Greenest Ballpark in America'
April 22, 2019

In celebration of Earth Day 2019, the Minnesota Twins announced today that they have achieved LEED (Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design) Gold recertification for Existing Buildings: Operations & Maintenance, resulting from the club’s continued enhancements to Target Field, the “Greenest Ballpark in America.” LEED is the world’s most widely

Play Ball! Minnesota announces youth baseball and softball clinics

April 18, 2019

MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, MN – Play Ball! Minnesota, an initiative of the Minnesota Twins Community Fund, has announced its 2019 Youth Baseball and Softball Clinic Program schedule. The program, presented in partnership with Great River Energy, features 38 baseball and softball clinics in Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota. Created in

Twins roster moves for April 16

April 16, 2019

The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have recalled right-handed pitcher Tyler Duffey from Triple-A Rochester. Duffey pitched in three games for the Red Wings this season, allowing one run on two hits in 6.0 innings with three walks and 11 strikeouts. He appeared in 19 games for the Twins

Minnesota Twins homestand highlights, April 13-18

Detroit Tigers and Toronto Blue Jays; Special “Game of Thrones” viewing party scheduled for Sunday, April 14
April 12, 2019

Tickets are available for the Twins upcoming six-game homestand at Target Field (April 13-18) and the remainder of the 2019 home schedule, and can be purchased at twinsbaseball.com, by using the MLB Ballpark app, calling 1-800-33-TWINS, or by visiting the Target Field Ticket Office. Please note that the deadline to