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.
Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the American League’s mid-season team MVPs.
David Ortiz homered in the 10th, and the Sox won minutes later. But that doesn’t mean he was a happy Papi after the game.
After Koji Uehara surrendered a solo homer in the top of the 10th, David Ortiz and Mike Napoli hit back-to-back jacks to give the Red Sox a sweep of the Twins.
It doesn’t matter where John Farrell pencils his super-utility man in to play, Brock Holt makes a difference.
The Year of the Brock Holt will have a new chapter on Tuesday night.
Aaron Hicks delivered the game-winning single in the bottom of the 10th and Phil Hughes struck out eight in six innings to help the Minnesota Twins beat the Boston Red Sox 4-3 in the series finale on Thursday.
Spring training games don’t count for stats or standings, but crazy stuff still happens.
Oswaldo Arcia was a bright spot for the Twins in 2013. Can he hold down a corner outfield spot this season?
With Brian McCann signing with the New York Yankees over the weekend, the list of suitors for free agent catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia just got a little bigger.