Category: ‘MLB Trades’

Danny Valencia Traded, Minnesota Twins Start Three Game Set in Cleveland
August 6th, 2012 at 10:36 AM
Twenty seven year old third basemen Danny Valencia was traded to the Boston Red Sox yesterday afternoon as the Minnesota Twins wrapped up their series with the Red Sox and prepare themselves now for a three game set with the Cleveland Indians in Cleveland. ***PHOTO1*** Valencia was thought to be the third...

Minnesota Twins Make No Moves at Trade Deadline
July 31st, 2012 at 3:32 PM
By the time the trade deadline was completed, the Minnesota Twins were the same team that they were this morning.  There were a couple names thrown around, including center fielder Denard Span and relief pitcher Glen Perkins, but nothing materialized. ***PHOTO1*** Players may still be traded after the MLB trade deadline, but...

Minnesota Twins Trade Francisco Liriano to Chicago White Sox for Two Prospects
July 29th, 2012 at 8:55 AM
The Minnesota Twins pulled the trigger and traded starting pitcher Francisco Liriano on Saturday night to the Chicago White Sox for two prospects.  The two players acquired are shortstop Eduardo Escobar and left handed pitcher Pedro Hernandez. Frankie has spent the last nine years in the Twins organization and made his...

Minnesota Twins Return Home for Series with Cleveland
July 27th, 2012 at 1:05 PM
The Minnesota Twins travel back to Target Field after being swept in three games to the Chicago White Sox. The Twins, who most recently went 2-4 on a six game road trip, will start a six game home stand tonight against the Cleveland Indians. This series will feature a slew of...

Minnesota Twins’ Closer Matt Capps Activated from Disabled List
July 13th, 2012 at 9:48 AM
Minnesota Twins' closer Matt Capps has been activated from the disabled list and will be back in a Twins' uniform tonight for the first time since June 23.  The Twins will be sending 26 year old reliever Kyle Waldrop back down to the minors after he pitched four innings and allowed...