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Sunday Notes: Twins Claim Sam Fuld

According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, the Minnesota Twins have claimed outfielder Sam Fuld off waivers from the A’s. Fuld, 32, had been designated-for-assignment by the A’s earlier this week after Craig Gentry was activated from the DL.

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Temperature For Twins/Blue Jays Game Today Expected To Get Down To 31

The Twins and Blue Jays will be playing baseball and they will literally freeze.

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MLB Names Twins’ Mauer 2014 All-Star Ambassador

Minnesota Twins First Baseman Joe Mauer has been named Major League Baseball’s 2014 All-Star Ambassador

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MLB: Twin’s Willingham Heads To DL

Minnesota Twins’ OF Josh Willingham, who is a big threat in their lineup, is heading to the DL. He was hit on the wrist took a fastball last Sunday. For more information on this story visit: Hardball Talk, Bill

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Byron Buxton, MLB’s Best Prospect, Out Until May

Byron Buxton of the Minnesota Twins will miss the entire first month of the season.

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Darnell McDonald Retires

Veteran outfielder Darnell McDonald announced his retirement from baseball late last night. McDonald re-signed with the Cubs on a minor league deal in December, but he has instead decided to call it a career. McDonald will be remembered mostly

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Astros Pick Up Alex Presley

The Houston Astros have acquired Alex Presley from the Twins.

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Pirates Acquire Vance Worley

The Pittsburgh Pirates have acquired RHP Vance Worley from the Minnesota Twins in exchange for cash consideration. Worley was the Twins’ Opening Day starter last year but he was miserable in 2013, going 1-5 with a 7.21 ERA. He

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Twins Invest In Metal Detectors For Home Games

The Minnesota Twins have decided to use metal detectors at Target Field.

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MLB: Twins Name Kyle Gibson as Fifth Starter

Minnesota has named it’s fifth and final starting pitcher for it’s 2014 season. The Twins named Kyle Gibson, a prospect ranked in the top 100 baseball prospects, to their rotation. Gibson has been in the top 100 since 2010.