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Former major league pitcher Scott Elarton has joined the Sugar Land Skeeters of the Atlanta League. Elarton has not pitched in the major leagues since 2008.
Elarton’s last productive season came in 2005 when he won 11 games for the Indians. Last year Elarton made 26 starts for the Phillies Triple-A team finishing with a 5.41 ERA and a 1.57 WHIP.
The Skeeters also signed former big league pitchers Sean Gallager and Bobby Livingston.
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MINNEAPOLIS Mike Pelfrey feels blessed.
The Twins right-hander feels blessed simply for the fact that he gets to play baseball for a living. He also considers himself blessed because of his rapid recovery from Tommy John surgery on his right elbow. He had the surgery on May 1 and it usually takes players a year to fully recover from the procedure.
But here Pelfrey was Thursday,...
Take a look at the salary each member of the Minnesota Twins will be making for the 2013 Major League Baseball season.
MINNEAPOLIS Aaron Hicks made his first rookie mistake before he even got to the ballpark for his first big league game.
Hicks, the Minnesota Twins' 23-year-old center fielder, chose to eat breakfast at his hotel on Monday morning prior to heading to Target Field for the Twins' season opener against Detroit. It wasn't until he arrived in Minnesota's clubhouse that...
Aaron Hicks struck out in his first three major league at-bats. Minnesota's new center fielder was facing Detroit ace Justin Verlander, with wind and a 35-degree first-pitch temperature.
Not a memorable performance.
But the Twins rookie said he'd remember his first opening day forever. Not only was his family in attendance to watch his debut, but the 2008 first-round draft...
Mike Pelfrey pitched into the sixth inning in his Minnesota debut, Josh Willingham and Trevor Plouffe hit home runs and the Twins took the season-opening series from the Detroit Tigers with an 8-2 victory Thursday.
Pelfrey (1-0) wasn't charged with any earned runs, taking the mound less than a year after Tommy John surgery. The former New York Mets first-round draft pick was...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Mike Pelfrey pitched into the sixth inning in his Minnesota debut, Josh Willingham and Trevor Plouffe hit home runs and the Twins took the season-opening series from the Detroit Tigers with an 8-2 victory Thursday.
Pelfrey (1-0) wasn't charged with any earned runs, taking the mound less than a year after Tommy John surgery. The former New York Mets first...
Eduardo Escobar's two-run double with one out in the ninth inning lifted the Minnesota Twins to a 3-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday.
After Joaquin Benoit issued a leadoff walk to Trevor Plouffe, reliever Phil Coke took over. Coke got the first out, but Brian Dozier's single advanced pinch-runner Jamey Carroll to third. Then Escobar drove the first pitch Coke...
It is safe to say that the MLB is officially back. The Twins, Rays, Reds and D-backs, all win the game in their final at-bat and the video of each is below. If Yu’s perfect game would have come through a couple of nights ago, this could already be one of the most exciting starts to the MLB season that I can remember.
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