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7/1/2015 | What to expect: Miguel Sano

In the last few weeks, the Minnesota Twins had called up their No. 1 prospect in Byron Buxton and their No. 3 guy in Alex Meyer. So no one was caught off-guard - especially not in this year of "Promotionpalooza," when it was time for No. 2 Twins prospect Miguel Sano to get the call.


7/1/2015 | May states rotation case with fine outing

After a strong showing against the Reds on Wednesday, Trevor May isn't making the Twins' decision on their rotation any easier, with Ervin Santana set to return from his 80-game suspension on Sunday in Kansas City.


7/1/2015 | Phenom Sano headed to Twins, Vargas optioned

In a surprising move, the Twins optioned first baseman/designated hitter Kennys Vargas to Double-A Chattanooga after Wednesday's 2-1 loss to the Reds. The Twins will make a corresponding move before Thursday's game, and they are expected to call up top prospect Miguel Sano, according to a source familiar with the team's decision.


7/1/2015 | Robinson day to day after being hit by pitch

Twins outfielder Shane Robinson left Wednesday's game against the Reds in the sixth inning after being hit near his left elbow by a 96-mph fastball from right-hander Johnny Cueto in the fifth.


7/1/2015 | Santana's return has Twins weighing options

Right-hander Ervin Santana is set to make his return from his 80-game suspension on Sunday against the Royals, and manager Paul Molitor said the Twins are weighing their options on what to do with the rotation once Santana returns.


7/1/2015 | Reds ride Cueto, costly Twins error to win

In potentially his final start in a Reds uniform at Great American Ball Park, ace Johnny Cueto threw eight strong innings to lead the Reds to a series-clinching 2-1 victory over the Twins on Wednesday. A throwing error by catcher Chris Herrmann allowed Billy Hamilton to score the decisive run.


7/1/2015 | Hughes maximizing quality in successful run

After a slow start to the season, right-hander Phil Hughes has found his groove this month and is looking more and more like the pitcher who was the Twins' best starter last season.


7/1/2015 | Twins, Reds vie for rubber game in matinee

Reds ace Johnny Cueto and Twins rookie Trevor May will take the mound in the three-game season series finale on Wednesday at Great American Ball Park. First pitch is at 12:35 p.m. ET after the two teams waited out a two-hour, one-minute rain delay Tuesday night before Minnesota evened the set.


7/1/2015 | Twins, Royals set for AL Central showdown

The first-place Royals and second-place Twins are headed for a showdown in a four-game series at Kauffman Stadium that begins on Thursday. Righties Chris Young and Kyle Gibson duel in the opener.


7/1/2015 | Twins rain on Reds, then fend off rally for win

The Twins had never faced Reds rookie starter Anthony DeSclafani before, but they clearly did a good job with their advanced reconnaissance. Minnesota scattered 15 hits in the game, including 11 off of DeSclafani, before holding on for a messy 8-5 victory Tuesday that evened the three-game series ahead of Wednesday's matinee finale at Great American Ball Park.