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The season is not even a week old but the Minnesota Twins have already had to turn to the disabled list. Right-hander Cole De Vries will be placed on the 15-day DL on Sunday, with left-hander Pedro Hernandez taking his spot in the rotation.
Hernandez, who will be called up from Triple-A Rochester, won't technically be added to Minnesota's roster until Sunday, but he joined the Twins in Baltimore prior to Saturday's game against the Orioles.
"I was in shock when (Red Wings manager Gene Glynn) told me that I was going to the big leagues and going to start on Sunday," Hernandez told MLB.com. "I said, What, are you kidding?' And he said, 'No,' and, 'Congratulations.' So I thanked him. It's exciting. I'm here and I'm ready."
The 23-year-old Hernandez will be making just his second career major league start Sunday and his first with the Twins. He appeared in one game last season with the Chicago White Sox and allowed eight...
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The roster moves continued for the Minnesota Twins on Sunday morning, as right-hander Anthony Swarzak was activated from the 15-day disabled list. Swarzak missed the start of the season after fracturing his ribs in an off-the-field incident in late January.
Swarzak, 27, has spent three seasons in the majors with Minnesota and pitched in a career-high 44 games last season, including...
The Minnesota Twins were hopeful that a forearm injury wouldn't prevent Cole De Vries from making his first start of the season on Sunday. As it turns out, De Vries will be shut down for the time being.
Twins general manager Terry Ryan told reporters in Baltimoreon Friday that De Vries has been scratched from Sunday's start and will be placed on the 15-man disabled list....
After dominating baseball's opening week with his offense, Chris Davis made a costly mistake on defense in the Baltimore Orioles' loss to the Minnesota Twins on Saturday.
Davis and Baltimore will try to bounce back to take Sunday's finale from the Twins, who must rely on spot starter Pedro Hernandez because of an injury.
Davis had spent his first four games lighting...
The Minnesota Twins have placed right-handed starting
pitcher Cole De Vries on the 15-day disabled list due to a strained forearm,
the team has announced. Minnesota has called up left-hander Pedro Hernandez to
take De Vries’ spot in their rotation.
De Vries was with the team to fill in for injured starting
pitcher Scott Diamond. Now, De Vries himself requires an...
Aaron Hicks ended an 0-for-13 skid with a tiebreaking RBI single in a two-run seventh inning, rallying the Minnesota Twins past the Baltimore Orioles 4-3 on Sunday.
J.J. Hardy homered for the Orioles, who dropped the final two games of the weekend set. It was their first series loss to the Twins since July 2010.
Trailing 3-2, the Twins started their comeback when Jason Hammel ...
Justin Morneau singled in the tiebreaking run with two outs in the ninth inning after an error by Chris Davis, and the Minnesota Twins got a home run from Chris Parmalee in a 6-5 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Saturday night.
Although Davis picked up his 17th RBI, he failed to become the first player in major league history to homer in the first five games of the season....