| May 25, 2015
| 2:22 PM
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Ricky Nolasco struck out five in 7 2-3 innings and Trevor Plouffe hit a three-run homer to lead the surging Minnesota Twins to a 7-2 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Monday.
Nolasco (5-1) gave up two runs on seven hits to...
| May 22, 2015
| 4:57 AM
New baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said he understands why the Milwaukee Brewers and Miami Marlins did not interview any minority candidates when they hired new managers this month.
Then-Commissioner Bud Selig told teams in April 1999 they had to...
| May 16, 2015
| 7:08 AM
White Sox: Still waiting for Adam LaRoche and Melky Cabrera to start doing that thing they do.
Indians: Corey Kluber yanked after eighth with 18 strikeouts, robbed of shot at tying or breaking MLB record.
| May 10, 2015
| 3:28 PM
A no-hit bid by Los Angeles Angels pitcher Garrett Richards has been broken up when Jason Castro singled with one out in the seventh inning for the Houston Astros.
Richards and the Angels were leading 3-0 on Sunday when Castro's clean single to left...
| Apr 20, 2015
| 9:45 AM
Atlanta Braves pitcher Andrew McKirahan is the latest player to run afoul of baseball's drug policy.
McKirahan tested positive for Ipamorelin, a human-growth hormone releasing peptide, and has been suspended 80 games without pay by Major League...
| Apr 11, 2015
| 4:30 PM
ATLANTA — New York Mets manager Terry Collins was shocked to learn Saturday that relief pitcher Jenrry Mejia had tested positive for the performance-enhancing substance Stanozolol.
Major League Baseball has suspended Mejia for 80 games.
| Apr 9, 2015
| 6:31 PM
When Paul Molitor wanted to get an idea of what to expect in his first year of managing, he called on former Brewers teammate Dale Sveum for some advice.
Like Sveum with the 2012 Cubs, Molitor is taking over a young Twins team that's expected to...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 2:42 PM
FORT MYERS, Fla. — Minnesota Twins pitcher Ervin Santana was suspended for 80 games by Major League Baseball on Friday after testing positive for the performance-enhancing substance Stanozolol.
In a statement released through the players' union,...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 2:27 PM
Minnesota Twins right-hander Ervin Santana has been suspended for 80 games without pay after testing positive for the performance-enhancing drug Stanozolol.
Santana, 32, signed a four-year deal with Minnesota worth $54 million in the offseason. He was...
| Mar 28, 2015
| 4:00 PM
FORT MYERS, Fla. — Joe Mauer isn't known for his pull-side power, but that could change this season.
The three-time AL batting champion connected for his first home run of the spring and the Minnesota Twins beat the Philadelphia Phillies 7-1...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 2:43 PM
After becoming the first Orioles pitcher to make it into the fifth inning this spring, embattled right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez said Wednesday he is “pretty close” to being ready to begin the season.
His manager isn’t committing to Jimenez...