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MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minnesota Twins announced Friday that they have added outfielder Oswaldo Arcia, right-handed pitcher Carlos Gutierrez and left-handed pitcher Tyler Robertson to their major league roster.
Arcia batted .263 with 14 doubles, two triples, eight home runs and 32 RBI in 59 games at Single-A Fort Myers and .352 with eight doubles, one triple, five home runs and 18 RBI in 20 games at Single-A Beloit last season. He also appeared in two games for the GCL Twins. Arcia was signed by the Twins as a non-drafted free agent on July 4, 2007.
Gutierrez appeared in 43 games at Triple-A Rochester, going 2-3 with a 4.62 ERA in 62-13 innings pitched. He was the Twins' first round pick (27th overall) in the 2008 draft.
Robertson appeared in 55 games at Double-A New Britain, going 10-3, with a 3.61 ERA and 16 saves in 89-23 innings. He was the Twins' third-round pick in the 2006 draft.
In another roster move, the Twins have outrighted right-handed pitcher David Bromberg off...
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MINNEAPOLIS Relief pitcher Phil Dumatrait has re-signed with the Minnesota Twins, according to the agency that represents him.
Sosnick Cobbe Sports said on Twitter that the left-handed Dumatrait will be back with Minnesota for the 2012 season.
Dumatrait, 30, pitched for the Twins last season after spending all of 2010 pitching in Korea. Prior to that, he spent two seasons with...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The Minnesota Twins plan to add another bronze statue of a former player outside Target Field next year.
Twins spokesman Kevin Smith says the player has yet to be publicly identified. He would join statues of Harmon Killebrew, Kirby Puckett, Rod Carew, Tony Oliva and the late Twins owner Carl Pohlad and his wife Eloise.
Smith says the Twins hope to unveil the...
MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minnesota Twins have agreed to a one-year contract with free-agent catcher Ryan Doumit.
The signing was confirmed Friday afternoon on the Twitter account of Sosnick Cobbe Sports, the agency that represents Doumit.
Adding Doumit, who has played all seven of his major league seasons with the Pirates, gives the Twins insurance in case starter Joe Mauer has trouble...
The Indians are interested in free agent outfielder Jason Kubel, according to Paul Hoynes of the Cleveland Plain Dealer. Cleveland claimed Kubel on waivers in August and they are still considering ways of obtaining outfield depth.
Kubel, 29, posted a .273/.332/.434 line for the Twins in 2011, adding 12 homers and 21 doubles. He's a Type B free agent and it appears highly unlikely...
Catcher Ryan Doumit, a 1999 graduate of Moses Lake High School, agreed to a one-year, $3 million contract Friday with the Minnesota Twins, according to one of his agents.
The Twins agreed to terms on a one-year contract with free agent Ryan Doumit on Friday, according to a Twitter post from the veteran catcher's agents at Sosnick-Cobbe Sports. The deal is worth $3 million, pending a physical.
The Minnesota Twins plan to add another bronze statue of a former player outside Target Field next year. Twins spokesman Kevin Smith says the player has yet to be publicly identified.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The Minnesota Twins and versatile catcher Ryan Doumit agreed Friday a one-year, $3 million contract.