7:26 PM EST, Sun December 04, 2016
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New boss Derek Falvey looks to make an imprint with Twins

New baseball chief’s own drive may imprint Twins.

Former Twins media relations director Tom Mee dies at 88

Tom Mee began working with the Twins from the time of their arrival in 1961.

James Rowson is new Twins hitting coach

Rowson was the Yankees’ minor league hitting coordinator for six seasons.

Ex-Twins GM Terry Ryan: 'I just didn't win enough games'

Ryan spoke for the first time since his July firing.

Terry Ryan hired as a scout by Philadelphia Phillies

When Ryan came to the Twins as scouting director, he worked for general manager Andy MacPhail, who is now a top executive with the Phillies.

Twins officially add catcher Jason Castro

The free agent backstop gets a $24.5 million deal over three seasons.

Twins officially add Torii Hunter, Michael Cuddyer and LaTroy Hawkins as special assistants.

The three former players will work with current Twins in a variety of ways.

Hunter, Hawkins, Cuddyer ready to help the Twins cause

These former Twins are going to help Derek Falvey and Thad Levine as they attempt to turn the franchise around.

What is pitch framing? And why new Twins catcher Jason Castro does it so well.

Jason Castro, who played six seasons for the Houston Astros, is considered one of baseball’s best pitch-framing catchers and his value to the Twins was worth a three-year, $24.5 million deal despite his lack of offense.

Twins sign catcher Jason Castro to three-year deal

The former Astros backstop was an All-Star in 2013 and is known for his defensive skills.

Twins new boss Derek Falvey on Joe Mauer: 'He'll be here helping us out'

Derek Falvey and Thad Levine talked to fans about Joe Mauer, Byron Buxton and Neil Allen on Thursday night.

Twins waive Trevor Plouffe

The third baseman will become a free agent.

LaTroy Hawkins to join Twins as a special assistant

The righthander played with 10 major league teams in his career and was considered a clubhouse leader everywhere he went.

La Troy Hawkins to join Twins as a special assistant

The former righthander played with 10 major league teams in his career and was considered a clubhouse leader everywhere he went.

Twins considering all options including 'very difficult decisions' with players

The new bosses told fans that difficult decisions would be required to make the team into a winner.

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