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  1. Video: Brian Dozier hits walk-off homer as Twins stun Tigers

    Jul 11, 2015, 9:24 AM EDT

    MINNEAPOLIS, MN - JULY 10: The Minnesota Twins celebrate a Brian Dozier #2 heads into home plate after hitting a walk-off three-run home run against the Detroit Tigers during the ninth inning of the game on July 10, 2015 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Twins defeated the Tigers 8-6. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

    Brian Dozier hit a walk-off homer against the Tigers last night to complete a stunning comeback.

  2. Twins lose Byron Buxton to thumb injury two weeks after call-up

    Jun 26, 2015, 10:35 AM EDT

    Byron Buxton

    To replace him on the roster the Twins called up Danny Santana.

  3. Twins release outfielder Jordan Schafer

    Jun 18, 2015, 11:22 PM EDT

    MINNEAPOLIS, MN- APRIL 18: Jordan Schafer #1 of the Minnesota Twins bats against the Cleveland Indians on April 18, 2015 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Indians defeated the Twins 4-2. (Photo by Brace Hemmelgarn/Minnesota Twins/Getty Images)

    The Twins have released outfielder Jordan Schafer, who has been out since mid-May with a knee injury.

  4. The Twins are calling up Byron Buxton, baseball’s No. 1 prospect, from Double-A

    Jun 13, 2015, 6:20 PM EDT

    Byron Buxton Getty

    Twins outfield prospect Byron Buxton is getting the call up to the show.

  5. Daniel Nava may switch-off of switch-hitting

    Jan 13, 2015, 10:00 AM EDT

    Daniel Nava AP

    This pic was taken with Nava facing a righty. Expect to see this stroke from Nava against lefties next season too.

  6. Twins demote starting center fielder Aaron Hicks to Double-A

    Jun 25, 2014, 2:14 PM EDT

    Aaron Hicks

    For the second straight season Aaron Hicks was the Twins’ Opening Day center fielder only to hit terribly and lose the job.

  7. Twins place Aaron Hicks on the disabled list

    Jun 13, 2014, 2:14 PM EDT

    Aaron Hicks

    Aaron Hicks hasn’t played much since giving up switch-hitting to become exclusively a right-handed hitter two weeks ago and now he’s headed to the disabled list with a shoulder injury.

  8. Aaron Hicks gives up switch-hitting

    May 26, 2014, 12:44 PM EDT

    Aaron Hicks

    Twins center fielder Aaron Hicks announced this morning that he’s giving up switch-hitting and will bat exclusively right-handed from now on.

  9. And That Happened: Thursday’s scores and highlights

    May 16, 2014, 6:48 AM EDT

    Mike Trout walkoff

    YOU get a walkoff! And YOU get a walkoff! And YOU get a walkoff!

  10. Twins publicly criticize Aaron Hicks’ lack of preparation

    May 15, 2014, 10:15 AM EDT

    Aaron Hicks

    Aaron Hicks was handed an Opening Day job both last season and this season, but now the 24-year-old center fielder is in danger of playing himself back to the minors and the Twins are talking publicly about his lack of preparation.

  11. Twins place Sam Fuld on the concussion disabled list

    May 8, 2014, 12:48 PM EDT

    Sam Fuld Twins

    Sam Fuld has been playing since crashing into the outfield wall last Friday, but this morning he woke up with a severe headache and the Twins have placed him on the seven-day concussion disabled list.

  12. Twins place Aaron Hicks on concussion disabled list

    May 2, 2014, 3:26 PM EDT

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    Aaron Hicks left last night’s game after slamming his head into the outfield wall and now the Twins have placed the center fielder on the seven-day concussion disabled list.

  13. Aaron Hicks removed from game with concussion-like symptoms

    May 1, 2014, 11:17 PM EDT

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    Aaron Hicks hit his head on the center field wall while trying to make a leaping catch.

  14. And That Happened: Thursday’s scores and highlights

    Apr 25, 2014, 6:51 AM EDT

    CC Sabathia

    The Yankees bounce back. The Astros play like bush leaguers.

  15. 2014 Preview: Minnesota Twins

    Mar 30, 2014, 2:20 PM EDT

    Rick Anderson, Ron Gardenhire

    Between now and Opening Day, HardballTalk will take a look at each of baseball’s 30 teams, asking the key questions, the not-so-key questions, and generally breaking down their chances for the 2014 season. Next up: The Minnesota Twins. The Big Question: Did the Twins improve their starting rotation enough? Prior to this offseason the most…

  16. Astros claim Alex Presley off waivers from Twins

    Mar 27, 2014, 2:44 PM EDT

    Alex Presley Twins

    Alex Presley entered spring training atop the Twins’ center field depth chart, but lost the starting job to Aaron Hicks and now he’s headed to Houston after the Astros claimed him off waivers. Presley is better suited to be a fourth outfielder anyway, so it’s curious that the Twins didn’t keep him around in the…

  17. Twins send down Aaron Hicks, Scott Diamond

    Aug 1, 2013, 6:09 PM EDT

    Aaron Hicks

    Let’s face it: most of the good news for the Twins this year has come from the minors, as Byron Buxton and Miguel Sano have emerged as two of the game’s top five prospects. What’s happened with the major league club has been mostly bad. That’s especially the case with Scott Diamond, the team’s best…

  18. Video: Aaron Hicks throws out Vernon Wells from the warning track

    Jul 13, 2013, 12:17 PM EDT

    Aaron Hicks

    During last night’s game against the Yankees, Twins rookie center fielder Aaron Hicks unleashed one of the more impressive throws you’re going to see. Vernon Wells hit a ball into the right-center field gap to lead off the bottom of the sixth inning and decided to try for a triple after it bounced around on…

  19. Twins place Josh Willingham on DL, activate Aaron Hicks

    Jul 2, 2013, 4:16 PM EDT

    Josh Willingham Getty

    After watching Josh Willingham struggle through a left knee injury for three weeks the Twins finally placed him on the disabled list with a medial meniscus tear and bone bruise. To replace him on the roster Minnesota activated Aaron Hicks, who’s been on the DL for three weeks with a hamstring injury. Hicks has been…

  20. So, someone is going to have to be the AL Rookie of the Year, right?

    Jun 11, 2013, 6:11 PM EDT

    Jose Iglesias

    The AL fired off all its rounds with a 2012 rookie class that featured Mike Trout, Yu Darvish, Yoenis Cespedes, Jarrod Parker, Hisashi Iwakuma, Matt Moore, Tommy Milone and many others. This year, the strong rookie class is in the other league, with Shelby Miller, Hyun-Jin Ryu and Julio Teheran leading the way and Yasiel…

  21. Twins put Aaron Hicks on DL, call up Oswaldo Arcia

    Jun 10, 2013, 3:45 PM EDT

    Aaron Hicks

    Aaron Hicks‘ season-long struggles now include a hamstring injury and Minnesota’s rookie center fielder has been placed on the disabled list. Oswaldo Arcia, who was demoted to Triple-A two weeks ago despite playing well in 30 games for the Twins, has been called back up to replace Hicks on the roster. Hicks has recovered from…

  22. And That Happened: Wednesday’s scores and highlights

    May 30, 2013, 7:11 AM EDT

    Chicago White Sox v Chicago Cubs

    Players who hit multiple home runs in a game are the new inefficiency. Teams should definitely stock up on those guys while they’re undervalued. Cubs 9, White Sox 3: Backup catcher Dioner Navarro smacked three homers — a solo, a two-run and a three-run jack — to pace the Cubbies. A Cubbies team who happen…

  23. And That Happened: Tuesday’s scores and highlights

    May 29, 2013, 6:53 AM EDT

    New York Mets Lucas Duda reacts after he hit to get winning run against New York Yankees in New York

    Mets 2, Yankees 1: Yesterday I cracked that Mariano Rivera, who was asked to throw out the first pitch by the Mets, would likely throw the last pitch in the “Yankees likely victory over the Mets.” Shows ya what I know. The greatest closer in the history of baseball came into the ninth with a…

  24. Update: Anibal Sanchez loses no-hit bid against Twins

    May 24, 2013, 9:16 PM EDT

    Anibal Sanchez

    Tigers starter Anibal Sanchez has no-hit the Twins through seven innings tonight in Detroit. The only base runners he has allowed came on walks to Jamey Carroll and Chris Parmelee, and he has retired each of the last 17 batters he has faced. Parmelee, Eduardo Escobar, and Aaron Hicks are slated to face Sanchez when…

  25. The best and worst from MLB lineups in 2013

    May 24, 2013, 6:21 PM EDT

    Miguel Cabrera

    This is a quick look at the very best and worst each major league lineup spot has to offer this year. Posted along with each line is the player most responsible. We’ll start out with the good before moving on to the bad. 1. Reds: .292/.442/.517, 9 HR, 37 R, 20 RBI, 5 SB (Shin-Soo…

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