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March 28, 2018
Minnesota Twins center fielder Byron Buxton makes a catch Oct. 3 at Yankee Stadium. Brad Penner / USA TODAY Sports
Wall-colliding Twins speedster Byron Buxton takes pride in his ability to play through pain
March 28, 2018 - 5:49pm
March 25, 2018
Minnesota Twins designated hitter Joe Mauer (7) doubles during the fourth inning against the Tampa Bay Rays at Charlotte Sports Park. on March 11. This year is the final on Mauer's contract that made him the highest-paid Twin. (Kim Klement / USA TODAY Sports)
Facing free agency, Joe Mauer wants to win, not reminisce
March 25, 2018 - 9:07pm
March 24, 2018
Mar 12, 2018; Tampa, FL, USA; Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Phil Hughes (45) throws a pitch during the first inning against the New York Yankees at George M. Steinbrenner Field. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports
Injuries to Phil Hughes, Zack Granite complicate Twins' plans
March 24, 2018 - 8:33pm
Minnesota Twins third baseman Miguel Sano (22) hits a 2-RBI single during the second inning against the Tampa Bay Rays at Charlotte Sports Park on March 11. (Kim Klement / USA TODAY Sports)
After lengthy investigation, Sano grateful MLB won't suspend him
March 24, 2018 - 3:02pm
March 22, 2018
Boston Red Sox second baseman Eduardo Nunez (36) and Minnesota Twins pitcher Tyler Duffey (21) hug it out after Duffey hit Nunez with a pitch in the third inning March 14 in Fort Myers, Fla. Douglas DeFelice / USA TODAY Sports
Twins to go with five outfielders to start season
March 22, 2018 - 10:02pm
March 19, 2018
Minnesota Twins second baseman Brian Dozier (2) celebrates with shortstop Jorge Polanco (11) in the Oct. 3 American League wildcard playoff baseball game at Yankee Stadium. Adam Hunger / USA TODAY Sports
Twins' Dozier on Polanco's suspension: 'No one wants to cast judgment by any means'
March 19, 2018 - 12:50pm
March 18, 2018
Minnesota Twins shortstop Jorge Polanco (11) fields a ball during a spring training game against the Boston Red Sox earlier this month. Polanco was suspended 80 games Sunday after testing positive for performance enchancing drugs. Douglas DeFelice / USA TODAY Sports
Twins' shortstop Polanco suspended 80 games for PED use
March 18, 2018 - 6:33pm
March 17, 2018
BASEBALL: Beavers drop first of doubleheader to Sioux Falls
March 17, 2018 - 10:19pm
The UMBC Retrievers celebrate beating the Virginia Cavaliers in the first round of the 2018 NCAA Tournament on Friday, March 16, at Spectrum Center in Charlotte, N.C. Bob Donnan / USA TODAY Sports
St. Paul Saints, the ultimate underdogs, glad to cut $10K check after 'impossible' March Madness upset
March 17, 2018 - 8:04pm
March 16, 2018
Minnesota Twins first baseman Kennys Vargas looks on from the dugout during a Feb. 28 spring training game against the Houston Astros in West Palm Beach, Fla. Jasen Vinlove / USA TODAY Sports
Twins cut popular first baseman Vargas, trade for Yankee outfielder
March 16, 2018 - 4:09pm
A St. Paul Saints player greets a young baseball fan during a 2014 game at Newman Outdoor Field in Fargo. Rob Beer / Forum News Service
St. Paul Saints seek state minimum wage exemption, saying salary cap threatens operations
March 16, 2018 - 10:12am
March 15, 2018
Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Jake Odorizzi throws a pitch in a spring training game earlier this year. Butch Dill / USA TODAY Sports
Odorizzi says Opening Day start for Twins would be 'pretty special'
March 15, 2018 - 4:33pm
March 14, 2018
BASEBALL: Illinois-Springfield blows out BSU
March 14, 2018 - 9:02pm
No-look pickoff throw makes Twins catcher an internet sensation
March 14, 2018 - 3:40pm
March 13, 2018
BASEBALL: BSU falls to Illinois Springfield
March 13, 2018 - 9:27pm
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