The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have placed outfielder Byron Buxton on the 15-day disabled list with a left thumb sprain (retro 6/25), an injury he suffered on Tuesday vs. the White Sox, attempting to steal second base.
The Minnesota Twins today announced plans to take part in the Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) Home Run Challenge from Monday, June 15 through Father's Day on Sunday, June 21. In addition to pledging $10,000 to the PCF Home Run Challenge for every homer hit by a Twins player, the Twins organization will donate $1,000 for every strikeout recorded by a Twins pitcher.
The Minnesota Minute Men, in cooperation with the Minnesota Twins Community Fund, are proud to announce that Eddie Estrada of Litchfield and Maddie Dam of Kasson-Manterville have won the 2015 Play Ball! Minnesota Mr. Baseball and Ms. Softball Awards.
Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN - The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have reinstated outfielder Eddie Rosario from the Paternity List. Rosario, who celebrated the birth of his third child Lucas, will be in uniform tonight in Texas after missing one game.
The Minnesota Twins today announced plans to sell a new season ticket package beginning Monday, June 8. The new Pick 10 Plan offers fans the flexibility to choose the 10 dates they wish to attend and the opportunity to save money off of the box office price.
Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN - The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have optioned infielder Danny Santana to Triple-A Rochester. In 49 games for the Twins, Santana hit .218 (39-for-179) with seven doubles and 11 RBI.
Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN - The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have recalled left-handed pitcher Tommy Milone from Triple-A Rochester. Milone, who was on the Twins Opening Day roster before being optioned May 1, made five starts for the Red Wings going 4-0 with a 0.70 ERA (38.2 IP, 3 ER), 47 strikeouts and just three walks. He was named the International League Pitcher of the Week in back-to-back weeks from May 11-24.
Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN - The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have returned outfielder Oswaldo Arcia from rehab assignment, reinstated him from the 15-day disabled list and optioned him to Triple-A Rochester.
Arcia was originally placed on the 15-day disabled list on May 4 with a right hip flexor strain. Arcia hit .276 (16-for-58) with two home runs and eight RBI in 19 games with the Twins prior to the injury.