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Cardinals restock rotation by acquiring J.A. Happ, Jon Lester at deadline

The Cardinals add a pair of former All-Star lefties who have struggled in 2021.

Rays acquire Nelson Cruz from Twins

Minor league pitcher Calvin Faucher also heads to the Rays, while pitching prospects Joe Ryan and Drew Strotman go to the Twins.

The Twins select Chase Petty 26th overall in the 2021 MLB Draft

The Twins take a high school right-hander with their first pick.

Twins sign Nelson Cruz to one-year, $13 million deal, per report

Cruz returns to Minnesota for a third season.

Red Sox, Dodgers agree to revised Mookie Betts trade, per report

Rather than making a three-way trade, the Dodgers will now make a separate deal with the Twins.

Twins sign Miguel Sanó to three-year, $30 million extension with club option for 2023, per report

Sanó’s future with the Twins appeared questionable less than a year ago, but now they’ve given him a long-term extension.

Twins sign Sergio Romo to one-year, $5 million deal with club option for 2021, per report

After a solid post-deadline stint with the Twins, Romo will return to Minnesota on a new deal.

Twins sign Alex Avila to one-year, $4.25 million deal, per report

Avila appears primed to replace Jason Castro as part of Minnesota’s catching tandem.

Twins’ Michael Pineda receives 60-game PED suspension

An appeal reduced Pineda’s ban from 80 to 60 games.

Twins acquire Sam Dyson from Giants

A trio of minor-leaguers head back to San Francisco.

2019 MLB Draft: Twins select Keoni Cavaco with 13th overall pick

The Twins take a high school infielder with their first selection.

Twins agree to long-term extension with Max Kepler, per report

The slugging outfielder earns a long-term deal with the Twins.

Twins finalizing long-term extension with Jorge Polanco, per report

The Twins lock their shortstop in for the long term.

Twins sign Martin Perez to 1-year deal

Minnesota adds lefty starter to its rotation in hopes it can improve on the mound in 2019.

Twins sign Nelson Cruz to 1-year contract

Minnesota makes a deal to bring aboard one of game’s best sluggers.

Twins claim C.J. Cron off waivers from Rays

The Twins already had a surplus of first base/DH depth, but adding a guy coming off a 30-homer season is always nice.

MLB trade rumors and news: The Rays part with C.J. Cron, we hand out some awards that should have happened

While the tryptophan may have slowed the trades down this weekend, prepare for a storm of deals.

MLB trade rumors and news: Reds, Iglesias agree to new deal; 6 teams interested in Mets’ Syndergaard

These two news items highlight day before Thanksgiving in the world of baseball.

MLB Trade Rumors and News: Red Sox strike one-year deal with Steve Pearce

From unwanted to World Series MVP, follow your dreams and you could Steve Pearce yourself too. Also, remember this nice calm time fondly once the trade deals start flying.

MLB Trade Rumors and News: Yelich, Betts take home MVP awards

Pair of OFs almost win MLB’s ultimate prizes in unanimous fashion.

Twins fire Paul Molitor

The Minnesota-born Hall of Famer is out after four years as the Twins’ skipper.

2018 MLB Trade Deadline Recap: AL Central Teams

A look back at what the White Sox, Indians, Tigers, Royals and Twins did during the non-waiver deadline.

Dodgers reportedly acquire Brian Dozier from Twins for Logan Forsythe and two prospects

The Dodgers add another power-hitting veteran to their crowded infield mix.

Yankees acquire Lance Lynn from Twins for Tyler Austin, Luis Rijo

The Yankees also receive cash considerations as part of the deal.

MLB trade rumors and news: Orioles trade Brad Brach to the Braves

While the fireworks slowed down a bit over the weekend, we’re still heading into the trade deadline hot.

MLB trade rumors and news: Aaron Judge out for three weeks with chipped bone

With teams scrambling for pitching depth, welcome to a literal arms race. Check out what other trades and rumors have gone down.

MLB trade rumors and news: Red Sox answer Yankees’ trade by acquiring Nathan Eovaldi from Rays

Boston beefs up back of rotation in hopes of beating out Bronx Bombers in AL East.

2018 MLB Trade Deadline: Are the Minnesota Twins going to be buyers or sellers?

The Twins have slim odds of making the playoffs, so the answer should be clear as to what they should do in the next few days.

2018 MLB Trade Deadline: Are the Oakland Athletics going to be buyers or sellers?

With the way they have been winning this year, the A’s have no choice but to make some deals at the deadline.

2018 MLB Trade Deadline: Are the Milwaukee Brewers going to be buyers or sellers?

The Brew Crew are in a position to make a run for the playoffs, and they know they have to make some moves to get there

Twins option Miguel Sano to Single A

The 2017 All-Star third baseman is going to Fort Myers to hopefully hit the reset button on what’s been a tough 2018 season.

Padres acquire Phil Hughes from Twins

Phil Hughes heads to San Diego after being DFA’d by the Twins earlier this week.

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