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Former Boston College pitcher Terry Doyle was taken by the Minnesota Twins from the Chicago White Sox with the second overall pick of the Rule 5 draft on Thursday.

Mauer: 'I'm getting to marry my best friend'

Sorry, ladies, Joe Mauer is off the market. Mauer, the 28-year-old sideburned catcher for the Minnesota Twins, proposed to girlfriend Maddie Bisanz this weekend, and the couple is now engaged. A St. Paul native, Mauer has become a fan favorite during his eight years with his hometown Twins - especially with the female fans. Mauer and Bizanz both attended Cretin-Derham Hall High...

Twins send Florimon to Triple-A; Jays take Hoey

The Twins outrighted shortstop Pedro Florimon to Triple-A Rochester, the club announced Monday. Additionally, right-handed reliever Jim Hoey was claimed off waivers by the Blue Jays.

Twins’ Joe Mauer Engaged to Longtime Friend

It was confirmed over the weekend that Minnesota Twins’ Joe Mauer has become engaged to long-time friend and St. Paul nurse, Maddie Bisanz. “Joe Mauer is marrying a nurse. With his history of injuries and illnesses, her skill set should come in handy,” tweeted Bob Sansevere, St. Paul Pioneer Press. // // // ]]> The 28-year...Read the Rest...

Michael Cuddyer Rumors: Tuesday

Michael Cuddyer is drawing lots of interest and with Josh Willingham nearing a decision, it won't be long before the market for Cuddyer becomes easier to read. Here are the latest details on Cuddyer: A person close to Cuddyer told Joe Christensen of the Minneapolis Star Tribune that he'll likely decide on his next team within three or four days. It appears that the...

Twins dump two underachievers from their bullpen

Jose Mijares and Jim Hoey were taken off the 40-man roster, giving the Twins room to add others this offseason.

Blue Jays pluck Hoey off waivers from Twins

The Blue Jays claimed right-hander Jim Hoey off waivers from the Twins on Monday afternoon. Toronto also outrighted catcher Brian Jeroloman and right-hander Drew Carpenter to Triple-A Las Vegas. The moves mean the club now has 40 players on its 40-man roster.

Target Field earns LEED Silver Certification

The Twins have become the first professional sports franchise to also attain LEED Silver Certification for the operation and maintenance of their facility.

Twins Agree To Sign Josh Willingham

The Twins have agreed to sign Josh Willingham, reports ESPN's Jerry Crasnick (Twitter links). The multi-year deal is pending a physical.

Josh Willingham a Minnesota Twins.

American League Non-Tenders

Today's American League non-tenders... The Twins non-tendered second baseman Will Rhymes, announced the team.  Rhymes is not yet close to being arbitration eligible.
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