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Twins acquire outfielder John Andreoli from Giants

March 23, 2019

FORT MYERS, FL – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have acquired outfielder John Andreoli and cash considerations from the San Francisco Giants in exchange for outfielder Michael Reed. Andreoli will report to Triple-A Rochester. Andreoli, 28, started the 2018 season with the Seattle Mariners before being claimed off

Twins option Romero to Triple-A Rochester

March 22, 2019

The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have optioned right-handed pitcher Fernando Romero to Triple-A Rochester. The Twins now have 35 players in camp (5 non-roster): 17 pitchers (4 non-roster), 3 catchers (0 non-roster), 9 infielders (1 non-roster) and 6 outfielders (0 non-roster).

Twins roster moves for March 20

March 20, 2019

The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have reassigned right-handed pitchers Ryan Eades and Jake Reed, left-handed pitcher Justin Nicolino, and catcher Wynston Sawyer, to minor league camp. Additionally, they have granted Lucas Duda his release. The Twins now have 36 players in camp (5 non-roster): 18 pitchers (4 non-roster),

Twins and Clear announce Target Field partnership 

Innovative, biometric identity platform to provide expedited ballpark access for fans
March 20, 2019

The Minnesota Twins announced today they are bringing industry-leading, technological innovation from CLEAR, the secure identity company using biometrics to build a frictionless and secure world, to Target Field beginning on Opening Day, March 28 vs. Cleveland. Twins fans who have a CLEAR membership – or who sign up for

Twins announce plans for Opening Day 2019

March 19, 2019

The Minnesota Twins have announced plans for Opening Day 2019 at Target Field, Presented by Your Local Northland Ford Dealers, which is scheduled for 3:10 pm on Thursday, March 28 against the Cleveland Indians. Limited tickets remain for the earliest season opener (home or road) in Minnesota Twins history and

Twins roster moves for March 18

March 18, 2019

The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have reassigned catchers Tomás Telis and Brian Navarreto and infielder Randy César to minor league camp. The Twins now have 41 players in camp (10 non-roster): 21 pitchers (7 non-roster), 4 catchers (1 non-roster), 10 infielders (2 non-roster) and 6 outfielders (0 non-roster).

Twins option Duffey, reassign De Jong

March 16, 2019

The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have optioned right-handed pitcher Tyler Duffey to Triple-A Rochester and have reassigned right-handed pitcher Chase De Jong to minor league camp. The Twins now have 44 players in camp (13 non-roster): 21 pitchers (7 non-roster), 6 catchers (3 non-roster), 11 infielders (3 non-roster)

Twins announce 2019 Spanish language broadcast schedule

Spanish language broadcasts to be hosted on Twinsbeisbol.com
March 15, 2019

The Minnesota Twins today announced a change in their distribution of Spanish language broadcasts, as well as the 2019 broadcast schedule. Beginning this season, the Twins’ Spanish language broadcasts will be delivered, live and free of charge, through the home page of Twinsbeisbol.com. The 2019 campaign will feature 50 games

Twins option four players

March 12, 2019

The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have optioned left-handed pitcher Stephen Gonsalves, infielder Nick Gordon, and outfielder LaMonte Wade Jr. to Triple-A Rochester, and infielder Luis Arraez to Double-A Pensacola. The Twins now have 47 players in camp (14 non-roster): 24 pitchers (8 non-roster), 6 catchers (3 non-roster), 11

Twins announce plans for 2019 Ballpark Pass ticket plan

2019 “Twins Pass,” available for $49, $99 or $149 a month, provides access to all regular season Twins games at Target Field
March 11, 2019

Delivering fans another flexible, affordable and easily-accessible way to attend games at Target Field, the Minnesota Twins today introduced their expanded 2019 Twins Pass ticket plans, available for purchase now at twinsbaseball.com/twinspass or by calling 1-800-33-TWINS. Available at three different monthly price points – two of which provide access to

Twins option three and reassign four

March 8, 2019

FT. MYERS, FL – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have optioned left-handed pitchers Andrew Vazquez and Lewis Thorpe, and right-handed pitcher Kohl Stewart to Triple-A Rochester. Additionally, the Twins have reassigned catcher Ben Rortvedt and outfielders Alex Kirilloff, Brent Rooker and Luke Raley to minor league camp. The

Target Field introduces family-friendly concessions pricing for 2019 season

March 6, 2019

The Minnesota Twins and Delaware North Sportservice – the team’s exclusive food, beverage and retail partner – today announced Target Field will now offer select concessions at family-friendly prices during the 2019 season. “The Twins are excited about partnering with Delaware North Sportservice to bring family-friendly concessions pricing to Target

Twins trade Xavier Moore to Orioles

March 3, 2019

The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have traded recently acquired right-handed pitcher Xavier Moore to the Baltimore Orioles in exchange for $750,000 in international bonus pool cap space. Moore, who was acquired this morning from Texas in exchange for outfielder Zack Granite, split last season between Single-A Spokane and

Twins acquire Xavier Moore, cash for Zack Granite

March 3, 2019

The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have acquired right-handed pitcher Xavier Moore and cash considerations from the Texas Rangers in exchange for outfielder Zack Granite. Moore, 20, split last season between Single-A Spokane and AZL Rangers, going 0-1 with a 5.30 ERA (18.2 IP, 11 ER), 10 walks and

Twins sign Marwin Gonzalez to two-year contract

Zack Granite designated for release or assignment
February 25, 2019

The Minnesota Twins announced Monday that they have signed multi-positional player Marwin Gonzalez to a two-year, $21 million contract. Over the last two seasons with the Houston Astros, Gonzalez has appeared in 279 games, hitting .274 (259-for-944), with 39 home runs, 59 doubles and 158 RBI while posting a .349

Twins announce initial 2019 theme nights

Providing a personal connection beyond baseball, along with another element of fun to a night at the ballpark for fans of all ages, the Minnesota Twins today announced their first 25 scheduled theme nights for the 2019 regular season at Target Field.
February 12, 2019

Providing a personal connection beyond baseball, along with another element of fun to a night at the ballpark for fans of all ages, the Minnesota Twins today announced their first 25 scheduled theme nights for the 2019 regular season at Target Field. Fans can purchase tickets for 2019 theme night

Twins announce 2019 Spring Training invites

The Minnesota Twins announced today that 20 players on minor league contracts have been invited to major league spring training in 2019.
February 9, 2019

The Minnesota Twins announced today that 20 players on minor league contracts have been invited to major league spring training in 2019.Joining the Twins in Ft. Myers, Florida will be eight pitchers: left-handers Tim Collins and Justin Nicolino; right-handers Chase De Jong, Ryan Eades, Preston Guilmet, Ryne Harper, Mike Morin

Twins sign Martín Pérez to one-year contract

The Minnesota Twins announced Wednesday that they have signed left-handed pitcher Martín Pérez to a one-year contract.
January 30, 2019

The Minnesota Twins announced Wednesday that they have signed left-handed pitcher Martín Pérez to a one-year contract. Pérez, 27, appeared 22 games (15 starts) for the Texas Rangers last season, going 2-7 with a 6.22 ERA (85.1 IP, 59 ER), 36 walks and 52 strikeouts. He began the season on

Joe Nathan and Jerry Bell elected to Minnesota Twins Hall of Fame

The Minnesota Twins announced today that former Twins right-handed pitcher Joe Nathan and former team President Jerry Bell have been elected to the club's Hall of Fame.
January 25, 2019

The Minnesota Twins announced today that former Twins right-handed pitcher Joe Nathan and former team President Jerry Bell have been elected to the club's Hall of Fame. Nathan and Bell will become the 32nd and 33rd members of the Twins Hall of Fame when they are inducted during separate, on-field

Twins 2019 single-game tickets on sale January 22 at 10:00 am

The Minnesota Twins today announced that single-game tickets for the 2019 regular season will go on sale Tuesday, Jan. 22 at 10:00 a.m.
January 16, 2019

The Minnesota Twins today announced that single-game tickets for the 2019 regular season will go on sale Tuesday, Jan. 22 at 10:00 a.m. Fans can purchase single-game tickets for all Twins home games at Target Field, including Opening Day March 28 vs. Cleveland, at twinsbaseball.com, using MLB Ballpark app, calling

Twins acquire Daniel Ozoria from Los Angeles-AL in exchange for John Curtiss

The Minnesota Twins announced Tuesday that they have acquired minor league infielder Daniel Ozoria from the Los Angeles Angels in exchange for right-handed pitcher John Curtiss.
January 15, 2019

The Minnesota Twins announced Tuesday that they have acquired minor league infielder Daniel Ozoria from the Los Angeles Angels in exchange for right-handed pitcher John Curtiss.Ozoria, 18, split the 2018 season between Rookie-Level AZL Angels and Rookie-Level Orem, combining to hit .195 (39-for-200) with three doubles, one triple, 12 RBI,

Twins acquire Daniel Ozoria from Los Angeles-AL in exchange for John Curtiss

The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have acquired minor league infielder Daniel Ozoria from the Los Angeles Angels in exchange for right-handed pitcher John Curtiss.
January 15, 2019

The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have acquired minor league infielder Daniel Ozoria from the Los Angeles Angels in exchange for right-handed pitcher John Curtiss.Ozoria, 18, split the 2018 season between Rookie-Level AZL Angels and Rookie-Level Orem, combining to hit .195 (39-for-200) with three doubles, one triple, 12 RBI,

Twins sign Blake Parker to one-year contract

The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have signed right-handed pitcher Blake Parker to a one-year contract.
January 14, 2019

The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have signed right-handed pitcher Blake Parker to a one-year contract.Parker, 33, appeared in 67 games for the Los Angeles Angels last season, going 2-1 with a 3.26 ERA (66.1 IP, 24 ER), 19 walks, 70 strikeouts and a team-leading 14 saves in 17

Minor League staff assignments

The Minnesota Twins announced Monday that their minor league managerial and coaching positions have been filled for the 2019 season.
January 14, 2019

The Minnesota Twins announced Monday that their minor league managerial and coaching positions have been filled for the 2019 season.Joel Skinner returns for his second season managing the Twins Triple-A affiliate Rochester Red Wings. Prior to joining the Twins, Skinner managed in the White Sox organization from 2012-16, with Triple-A

Fox Sports North, WCCO Radio & Treasure Island team up to broadcast Twins ST

FOX Sports North, Entercom's News Talk 830 WCCO and the Treasure Island Baseball Network (TIBN) announced Thursday that the 2019 Minnesota Twins Spring Training telecast and radio broadcast schedules. FOX Sports North will telecast 11 games, while Entercom's News Talk 830 WCCO will air 15 contests and the Treasure Island Baseball Network will broadcast 20 games.
January 10, 2019

FOX Sports North, Entercom's News Talk 830 WCCO and the Treasure Island Baseball Network (TIBN) announced Thursday that the 2019 Minnesota Twins Spring Training telecast and radio broadcast schedules. FOX Sports North will telecast 11 games, while Entercom's News Talk 830 WCCO will air 15 contests and the Treasure Island