Minnesota Twins

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30 Players: Vargas Brings Serious Power Potential To Twins

The Twins have two of the top prospects in baseball in their farm system in Byron Buxton and Miguel Sano, but they’ll probably start the season in the Minors. Until they reach MLB, the club can still be excited by the arrival of Vargas, who right at the start of 2015 should bring a pure power presence the Twins were really lacking for much of last season.

03/20/2015

Kendrys Morales (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Mariners Acquire Kendrys Morales From Twins

Kendrys Morales is returning to the Seattle Mariners.

1090 The Fan–07/24/2014

Brian Dozier scores on a sacrifice fly in the third inning  (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Minnesota Wins Series After Claiming 4th Game, 4-2

The Mariners lost their third straight game at home to the Minnesota Twins, falling 4-2 Thursday night despite pounding out 12 hits.

1090 The Fan–07/11/2014

Roenis Elias (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Elias Stumbles Early, M’s Fall 8-1

Command problems plagued Roenis Elias in an 8-1 loss to the Minnesota Twins, and he was lifted after a career-low 3 1-3 innings.

07/10/2014

BOSTON, MA - JULY 6: Nelson Cruz #23 of the Baltimore Orioles prepares to face Jake Peavy #44 of the Boston Red Sox in the first inning at Fenway Park on July 6, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.

American League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the American League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/10/2014

Whoops. The Mariners sent David Ortiz to the Minnesota Twins in 1996 to complete a trade in which Seattle acquired Dave Hollins (David Seelig/Allsport/Getty Images)

Top 3 Noteworthy Trades: Mariners and Twins

The Minnesota Twins fall into the circle comprised of medium and small market teams that Mariners fans are incredibly bitter towards. By no means are the Twins considered bitter rivals in the Pacific Northwest — unless you incorporate the movie Little Big League into the history between the two teams — however, the Twins have managed to do so much more than the Mariners, often with a substantially smaller payroll.

1090 The Fan–07/09/2014

Mike Zunino (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Seattle Comes Up Empty Against Hughes, Twins

Phil Hughes pitched into the eighth inning, Sam Fuld barely cleared the wall with his second home run of the season and the Twins beat the Mariners 2-0 on Tuesday night.

1090 The Fan–07/09/2014

Hisashi Iwakuma (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Iwakuma Shines In M’s 2-0 Win Over Twins

Hisashi Iwakuma struck out a season-high 10 in seven strong innings, Mike Zunino and Michael Saunders hit solo home runs, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Minnesota Twins 2-0 on Monday night.

1090 The Fan–07/08/2014

(Photo by Norm Hall/Getty Images)

Mariners Designate John Buck

Buck, 34, signed a one-year contract with Seattle in the offseason. He was hitting .226 with one home run and six RBIs in 27 games

1090 The Fan–07/08/2014

Logan Morrison has made a difference at the plate since his return from the disabled list. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Twins at Mariners: Series Preview

The Seattle Mariners open a four-game series versus the Minnesota Twins Monday at Safeco Field.

1090 The Fan–07/07/2014

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