• by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Jason Bartlett officially retires

    The Twins announced Tuesday infielder Jason Bartlett was released and his retirement became official.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Jason Bartlett makes surprise retirement announcement

    Twins shortstop Jason Bartlett, who began a rehab stint Thursday with Class A Fort Myers, told manager Doug Mientkiewicz an hour before Friday's game he will retire, the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports. The 34-year-old finished his 10-year career with a .270/.336/.366 slash line, with 31 homers and 286 RBI in 892 games played.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Jason Bartlett launches rehab assignment Thursday

    Twins shortstop Jason Bartlett began a rehab stint with Class A Fort Myers on Thursday as he works to recover from an ankle sprain, per MLB.com. Bartlett played in just three games early this season before being sidelined. He struck out in each of his three at-bats.

  • by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

    Jason Bartlett plays in extended spring game

    Twins infielder Jason Bartlett did not begin his minor-league rehab assignment at Class A Fort Myers as expected Tuesday. Instead, Bartlett took part in an extended spring training game, as he continues to recover from a sprained ankle. A rehab appearance in a minor-league game will likely come next, assuming he avoids setbacks.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Jason Bartlett to begin rehab assignment Monday

    Twins infielder Jason Bartlett will begin a rehab assignment with high Class A Fort Myers Monday, the Star Tribune reports. Bartlett will part ways with the team Sunday to meet the Fort Myers club. He'll get some at-bats while continuing to recover from a sprained ankle.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Jason Bartlett ready for next step in rehab process

    Twins infielder Jason Bartlett is set to run the bases Friday to test a sprained ankle that landed him on the disabled list, per the Minneapolis Star-Tribune. If he experiences no soreness, the team could send him on a minor league rehab stint.

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Jason Bartlett hits the disabled list

    Twins infielder Jason Bartlett has been placed on the disabled list with an ankle injury. Manager Ron Gardenhire had announced that Chris Herrmann would be called up Monday, but it was unclear which Twins player would wind up on the disabled list. The team is also dealing with injuries from Oswaldo Arcia and Josh Willingham, and could have placed either on the disabled list instead of Bartlett.

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Jason Bartlett dealing with ankle injury

    Twins infielder Jason Bartlett is dealing with an ankle injury, according to the St. Paul Pioneer Press. It's unclear if the injury will lead to a stint on the disabled list. Manager Ron Gardenhire has already announced Chris Herrmann will be called up, but it's not known what the corresponding move will be. The Twins have a couple of players who could wind up on the disabled list.

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Twins select contracts of Jason Kubel, Jason Bartlett

    The Twins have selected the contracts of Jason Kubel and Jason Bartlett Saturday, the team announced. Kubel rejoined the club after two seasons in Arizona. He hit .186 during spring training. Bartlett also rejoined the team after five seasons away. He hit just .098 in 41 at-bats this spring.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Miguel Sano, Byron Buxton among 23 non-roster invitees

    The Twins announced Thursday they invited 23 players to spring training as non-roster invitees. Among the more notable names are top prospects Miguel Sano, Byron Buxton and Alex Meyer. Other notable names are infielder Jason Bartlett and outfielder Jason Kubel, who have played for the Twins in the past. The remaining list of invites include Sean Gilmartin, Matt Hoffman, Aaron Thompson, Deolis Guerra, Lester Oliveros, Yohan Pino, Kyle Knudson, Matt Koch, Dan Rohlfing, Stuart Turner, James Beresford, Doug Bernier, Deibinson Romero, Brandon Waring, Darin Mastroianni, Jermaine Mitchell, Chris Rahl and Wilkin Ramirez.