The Minnesota Twins have finalized their low-risk contract with right-hander Anibal Sanchez, securing another experienced candidate for their rotation.
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From a surprising Cy Young finalist to World Series Game 7's winning pitcher, we examine if 10 unexpected successes can double up this time around.
Jake Odorizzi says he is glad he no longer has to worry about being traded, now that the Rays have shipped him to the Twins.
A pair of deals shook up all three teams and left an All-Star's future in doubt, but is Odorizzi who the Twins needed after missing out on Yu Darvish?
Right-hander Anibal Sanchez will join the Minnesota Twins on a one-year deal, according to multiple reports.
Cleveland's Trevor Bauer, Houston's Collin McHugh and Tampa Bay's Jake Odorizzi have won their salary arbitration cases. Toronto's Marcus Stroman and Minnesota's Kyle Gibson have lost. The decisions for the pitchers leave players with an 11-8 advantage.
Chicago White Sox outfielder Avisail Garcia won his salary arbitration case against the team and will get a raise to $6.7 million instead of the club's $5.85 million offer.
Playoff hopefuls such as the Twins need help if they don't want to kiss their postseason bids goodbye. What could make or break some other clubs' hopes as camps open?
The controversies the Indians can anticipate as they phase out their logo are joined by concerns about attendance as the Tribe bid to win it all.
Jake Arrieta and other free-agent pitchers may settle for less lucrative deals, while contending clubs like the Nationals and Dodgers mull their options.
Want to join powers like the Yankees and Dodgers at the top, but aren't sure how your team can get there? We crunched the numbers, and this is how to do it.
Whether from call-ups who raked or an overall surge at the plate, we found a trio that soared late in 2017. Could they be even better this season?
Andrew Benintendi is among a group of young players who made good first impressions in 2017 but have a chance to raise their games and become stars this season.
After experiencing discomfort in the middle finger of his throwing hand, Twins pitcher Ervin Santana underwent surgery on Tuesday that will sideline him for 10-12 weeks, according to the team.
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Trading for prospects such as Michael Kopech should elevate the White Sox from also-rans, but theirs isn't the only top-10 farm system in the division.
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New Hall of Famer Jack Morris, an honoree at the annual NY baseball writers dinner Sunday night, acknowledged mistakes he made as a younger person, when he had testy relations with the writers as a player — and joked that they'd given him more votes cumulatively than any player. They never elected him to the Hall, but the modern era committee did last month.
With a budding superstar in the outfield and a crop of talented pitchers coming through their system, nobody can top the Braves' collection of prospects right now. Which teams finished behind Atlanta on the list?
The Baseball Hall of Fame will welcome four new members into its ranks, as Chipper Jones, Vladimir Guerrero, Trevor Hoffman and Jim Thome were named to the class of 2018.
Glen Perkins, a three-time All-Star who saved 120 games in 12 seasons with the Minnesota Twins, says he is retiring.
Who's the next Jose Altuve or Mike Trout? What about the next Bryce Harper or Aaron Judge? Chances are you'll find a new generation of breakout ballplayers as the list reaches No. 1.
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Yu Darvish has at least one five-year offer on the table, according to a source, but he has yet to receive an offer enticing enough to take the plunge. The Cubs, Twins, Rangers, Dodgers and Brewers all continue to monitor Darvish's market. Most baseball observers think he'll be the first upper-level free agent starter to sign, with Jake Arrieta, Lance Lynn and Alex Cobb next in line. With pitchers and catchers set to report to spring camps in three weeks, time is growing short for everyone.
Michael Pineda was on hand to meet Minnesota Twins fans on Saturday, though fans must wait to see him pitch as the former Yankee still recovers from Tommy John surgery.