Twins Press Releases
Friday, July 11, 2014
2014 MLB All-Star Week environmental initiatives
As part of Major League Baseball's ongoing commitment to environmental stewardship, MLB is again partnering with the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) to help ensure that the 2014 MLB All-Star Week incorporates environmentally intelligent features.
Updated rosters for Sirius XM All-Star Futures Game
Updated rosters for the 2014 SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game, which will be played on Sunday, July 13th at Target Field, were officially announced today by Major League Baseball.
Food Items at 2014 All Star Game
Delaware North Sportservice, the food and retail provider at Target Field, and the Minnesota Twins are introducing four new food items for the 2014 Major League Baseball All-Star Events.
MLB All-Stars and Legends parade
MLB All-Stars from the Minnesota Twins and every other Major League Baseball team will travel through the streets of Minneapolis in Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, Silverado and Camaro vehicles prior to the 2014 MLB All-Star Game on Tuesday, July 15 in the tenth annual MLB All-Star Red Carpet Show presented by Chevrolet.
Twins recall left-handed pitcher Kris Johnson
The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have recalled left-handed pitcher Kris Johnson from Triple-A Rochester.
Twins Place Nolasco on 15-Day Disabled List
The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have placed right-handed pitcher Ricky Nolasco on the 15-day disabled list with a right elbow strain (retro July 7). Nolasco has made 18 starts for the Twins, going 5-7, with a 5.90 ERA (103.2 IP, 68 ER), 28 walks and 72 strikeouts.
Twins "All-Star Teachers" Winner Announced
Major League Baseball, Target Corp (NYSE: TGT) and PEOPLE today announced the 30 winners in the "Target Presents PEOPLE All-Star Teachers" campaign, which celebrates remarkable current and retired teachers who make an impact on the lives of their students and communities. Neil Johnson of Shakopee, Minn. has been selected by fans to represent the Minnesota Twins.
Twins announce plans for Armed Forces Appreciation Day
The Minnesota Twins and the Minnesota National Guard today announced plans for the team's 11th annual Armed Forces Appreciation Day to honor veterans and active service members from all five branches of the U.S. Armed Forces.
Twins place Mauer on 15-day disabled list
The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have placed first baseman Joe Mauer on the 15-day disabled list with a right oblique strain. He suffered the injury in the fourth inning last night vs. the Royals.