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Making Moves: The aftermath of a brawl + a wild Sean Burroughs appears!

The Zack Greinke/Carlos Quentin/Dodgers/Padres debacle led to a lot of discussion and a couple of suspensions/fines: one for Quentin and one for Jerry Hairston Jr. While Zack Greinke is expected to miss eight weeks after surgery to repair his broken left collarbone, Carlos Quentin of the Padres will miss eight games. Jerry Hairston, who ran toward the Padres dugout after the initial...
April 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Designated for assignment: Sean Burroughs, Tyler Graham and Jose Lopez

– The Minnesota Twins have designated third baseman Sean Burroughs for assignment. Burroughs was hitting .118/.167/.176 with 1 RBI in 17 AB's for the Twins this season. – The San Francisco Giants designated Tyler Graham for assignment. The outfielder is hitting .263/.300/.316 in 19 AB's for the Giants' Triple-A team this season. – The Cleveland Indians designated...
Via PRO Rumors
May 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Burroughs knows his second chance is his last

FORT MYERS, Fla. Sean Burroughs' major league baseball timeline has a gap in it. From 2006-10, he didn't play a single game in the majors.Those are what Burroughs calls the "lost years."During that time, Burroughs a third baseman in the Twins' spring training camp battled substance addiction. The former San Diego Padres first-round draft pick spent four seasons...
Via Fox Sports North
March 06, 2012  |  Discuss

For Twins hopeful Sean Burroughs, life—improbably—is sweet

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February 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Burroughs excited to be back on field

Sean Burroughs reported to Twins camp Wednesday, ready to start the next chapter of his career.
Via Star Tribune
February 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Burroughs grateful for opportunity with Twins

Sean Burroughs is well aware that sometimes life does offer a second chance. The 31-year-old is getting a chance with the Twins, as he signed a Minor League deal and is competing to make the club in a utility role.
February 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Twins post workout notes: Hughes, Willingham, Doumit, Burroughs

Sean Burroughs brought multiple gloves to camp and manager Ron Gardenhire plans to look at him at third base, second and first.
Via Star Tribune
February 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Patrick Reusse: Cleaned-up hitter Burroughs gets another shot

Drugs and alcohol short-circuited Sean Burroughs' career. Now sober, he has signed on with the Twins.
Via Star Tribune
January 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Offseason Notes for December 15th

Sean Burroughs familiarizes himself with local culture. Assorted Headlines Twins Sign Burroughs, Rivera, Walters The Minnesota Twins have signed third baseman Sean Burroughs and right-hander P.J. Walters — and re-signed catcher Rene Rivera — reports Joe Christensen of the Star Tribune. The 31-year-old Burroughs, once a top prospect in the Padre system, made a return to affiliated...
Via Fangraphs
December 15, 2011  |  Discuss

Twins Sign Burroughs, Rivera

The Twins signed infielder Sean Burroughs and catcher Rene Rivera to minor league deals with invitations to Spring Training, according to La Velle E. Neal III of the Minneapolis Star Tribune.
Via MLB Trade Rumors
December 14, 2011  |  Discuss
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