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The Twins and Pirates played in the snow, so Fernando Rodney stopped to eat some

Enough with the snow. C’mon already, with this. The first couple of snowstorms every winter can be fun, but the sixth, seventh, eighth snowfalls? Nah. Just, nah. 100 more words


Enjoy Fernando Rodney Catching Snow In His Mouth While Closing Out the Pirates

Taking the mound on a snowy day doesn’t seem like something most pitchers would welcome, but Fernando Rodney isn’t most pitchers. The DR native embraced the elements Wednesday night as he struck out two in a scoreless ninth-inning against the Pirates. 111 more words


Twins Drop Opener At Baltimore, 3-2 In 11 Innings

BALTIMORE (AP) — Adam Jones had just hit the winning home run and absorbed a celebratory shaving cream pie in the face, and now the Baltimore Orioles center fielder was standing in the clubhouse surrounded by television cameras, microphones and his two little boys. 739 more words


The Athletic: Did the Twins do enough?

The Twins came into the offseason with a clear need for pitching and a stated desire to go big in the pursuit of it. As we move into March, the Twins have added five arms (six if you include Rule 5 pick Tyler Kinley, a 27-year-old righty reliever out of the Marlins’ system who struggled in Double-A last year), but have they done enough to fend off the Angels and return to the Wild Card Game? 11 more words

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Can The Twins Contend In The AL Central This Year?

A team-by-team look at the American League Central entering spring training, including key players each club acquired and lost, and dates of the first workout for pitchers and catchers, and the full squad: 1,207 more words


AP Source: Rodney, Twins Agree To 1-Year, $4.5M

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Right-handed reliever Fernando Rodney and the Minnesota Twins have agreed to a $4.5 million, one-year contract, bringing an experienced, three-time All-Star closer to a bullpen in need of a ninth-inning specialist. 315 more words


Tigers Miss Out On Rodney, Who Signs With Twins

By: Will Burchfield

In what’s likely a relief to some Tigers fans, there will be no reunion with Fernando Rodney.

Despite the mutual interest… 193 more words