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Minneapolis Star-Tribune

Five things to know about new Twins pitcher Jaime Garcia

The Twins’ on-again, off-again deal to acquire pitcher Jaime Garcia from the Braves switched back to “on” when the trade was finalized on Monday. Garcia gives the Twins a chance at rotation stability as they attempt to stay in the American League Central and Wild Card race. Here are five things to know about the new Twins pitcher: 1) Pay attention to the spelling of his first name. The “i” is before the “m,” and per Baseball Reference, Garcia’s first name is pronounced like “hi-may.” Learn this. Love this. Otherwise, you will be misspelling and mispronouncing his name for...

CSN Bay Area

Eduardo Nuñez thanks Giants after trade: 'I will be forever grateful'

Eduardo Nuez's stint with the San Francisco Giants lasted just under a year.After the Giants acquired the infielder from the Twins on July 28, 2016,

Grand Rapids Press

Royals and Twins are buying, while the Tigers ponder next moves

Kansas City is making one final push with its World Series winning core. The Kansas City Royals and Minnesota Twins are eyeing a playoff push, while the Detroit Tigers are in the the position of trade deadline sellers. On Monday, the Royals acquired three pitchers from the San Diego Padres: starter Trevor Cahill and relievers Brandon Maurer and Ryan Buchter. Kansas City has strengthened its postseason hopes with a six-game win streak -- including Monday's 12-inning victory over the Tigers -- and has closed to within 1.5 games of the Cleveland Indians in the AL...

CSN Philly

MLB Notes: Twins-Braves, Royals-Padres make trades

The Twins made a trade with the Braves, while the Royals added arms in a deal with the Padres. Here's that and more around baseball on Monday.

Minneapolis Star-Tribune

Twins trade for Atlanta starting pitcher Jaime Garcia

The team strengthened its rotation, and gave up prospect Huascar Ynoa.

Los Angeles Times

Alex Wood takes first loss of season at hands of former team

If the Dodgers had played reasonably well, they could have blamed this all on the Minnesota Twins. The Twins, you see, were close to acquiring pitcher Jaime Garcia from the Atlanta Braves. The trade was so close that the Braves flew a minor league pitcher to Los Angeles, to take Garcia’s scheduled...

Larry Brown Sports

Twins, Braves reportedly finalizing Jaime Garcia trade

The Minnesota Twins and Atlanta Braves are nearing a deal involving starting pitcher Jaime Garcia. Reports all Thursday have said the two sides were talking about such a trade, and now Twins beat writer Mike Berardino of the Pioneer Press says the deal is close to being finalized. Im told #mntwins and #Braves arent expecting...Read More

Newark Star-Ledger

Yankees dump Twins with trade rumors swirling | Rapid reaction

Yankees beat Twins 6-3 with reports club is close to a six-player trade with the Chicago White Sox.

Newark Star-Ledger

Yankees, Twins lineups for Wednesday | Todd Frazier joins club

The New York Yankees will wrap up a series with the Minnesota Twins in a Wednesday matinee hours after completing a seven-player trade with the Chicago White Sox.

CSN Bay Area

Report: Twins ‘checking on’ Sonny Gray

The A's are 21 games out of first place in the AL West and figure to be sellers at the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline.Prospective

Minneapolis Star-Tribune

Twins sign veteran pitcher Bartolo Colon to minor-league contract

Bartolo Colon, a 44-year-old free agent, on Friday got another chance to extend his career.

Los Angeles Times

Parker Bridwell makes his case for Angels in 2-1 victory over Twins

On April 17, the Angels made an unheralded trade to acquire a 25-year-old right-hander named Parker Bridwell from Baltimore. They assigned him to their double-A affiliate in Mobile, Ala. One month later, they called him up for a spot start. A month after that, they did it again, and, more and more,...