Minnesota Twins

CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 12:  Manager Paul Molitor #4 outfield the Minnesota Twins watches as his team takes on the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field on April 12, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/ Getty Images)

Season Couldn’t Have Started Much Worse For Molitor, Twins

The Minnesota Twins have presented new manager Paul Molitor with quite a challenge after his first week of the regular season.

97.1 The Ticket–04/15/2015

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - APRIL 13: Lorenzo Cain #6 of the Kansas City Royals celebrates scoring a run against the Minnesota Twins during the sixth inning of the home opening game on April 13, 2015 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Royals defeated the Twins 12-3. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Royals Remain Unbeaten With 12-3 Romp Over Twins

Kansas City has picked up right where it left off. Behind some torrid hitting and an impenetrable bullpen, the Royals are the only unbeaten team left in the majors.

97.1 The Ticket–04/14/2015

Shane Greene #61 of the Detroit Tigers throws a second inning pitch while playing the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park on April 9, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Tigers Set AL Shutout Record To Start Season, Beat Twins 7-1

Shane Greene and the Detroit Tigers set the modern AL record for the longest shutout streak to start a season,

97.1 The Ticket–04/09/2015

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 08: Anibal Sanchez #19 of the Detroit Tigers throws a second inning pitch while playing the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park on April 8, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Tigers Shut Out Minnesota Again In 11-0 Rout

Anibal Sanchez helped Detroit blank Minnesota for the second straight game, Jose Iglesias had four hits and Alex Avila scored four runs as the Tigers routed the Twins 11-0 Wednesday.

97.1 The Ticket–04/08/2015

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 6: Torii Hunter #48 of the Minnesota Twins runs onto the field during the pregame introductions prior to the start of the Opening Day game against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on April 6, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Twins 4-0. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Hunter Furious With Ump [VIDEO]

Torii Hunter’s first game back with the Minnesota Twins ended with the outfielder yelling at plate umpire Joe West.

97.1 The Ticket–04/07/2015

FORT MYERS, FL - MARCH 3:  Torii Hunter #48 of the Minnesota Twins poses for a photo during the Twins' photo day on March 3, 2015 at Hammond Stadium in Fort Myers, Florida.  (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Torii Hunter’s Advice To Teammates About Miguel Cabrera: ‘Don’t Pitch To Him’ [VIDEO]

“There is no weakness of Cabrera” Hunter laughed.

97.1 The Ticket–04/06/2015

LAKE BUENA VISTA, FL - MARCH 07: Al Alburquerque #62 of the Detroit Tigers throws a pitch during the sixth inning of a spring training game against the Atlanta Braves at Champion Stadium on March 7, 2015 in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

AL Central Rivals Tigers And Twins Open In Detroit

The Detroit Tigers will start the season Monday with one major change and a lot of question marks.

97.1 The Ticket–04/06/2015

BOSTON, MA - AUGUST 03: Casey Fien #50 of the Minnesota Twins pitches against the Boston Red Sox during the game on August 3, 2012 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Baseball Careers Often Start With Winter Grunt Work

Long before any of that major league money starts landing in their bank accounts, most players are in a similar predicament as everyone else in the regular workforce.


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30 Players: Vargas Brings Serious Power Potential To Twins

The Twins have two of the top prospects in baseball in their farm system in Byron Buxton and Miguel Sano, but they’ll probably start the season in the Minors. Until they reach MLB, the club can still be excited by the arrival of Vargas, who right at the start of 2015 should bring a pure power presence the Twins were really lacking for much of last season.