The Minnesota Twins didn't wind up having enough room for Tyler Robertson this spring.
The team they face on the road this weekend does, though.
Four days after the Twins designated Robertson for assignment, the Washington Nationals claimed him off waivers. The left-handed pitcher was bumped to clear space for outfielder Clete Thomas, whom Minnesota called up from Triple-a Rochester...
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...
Tyler Robertson, the No. 27 recruit in the class of 2013, chose Syracuse over Kansas and Villanova.
November 17, 2012
The Minnesota Twins have selected the contract of left-handed pitcher Tyler Robertson from Triple-A Rochester, the team announced Sunday. A corresponding roster move will be made before Monday's game against the Chicago White Sox.
Indications are that the Twins will place closer Matt Capps on the disabled list, as the right-hander has been battling a shoulder injury. Capps pitched...