Minnesota Twins

Stadium: Target Field | Manager: Ron Gardenhire
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Twins outright Eric Fryer, Chris Parmelee to Triple-A
by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

The Twins have outrighted catcher Eric Fryer and infielder Chris Parmelee to Triple-A on Tuesday.

Parmelee was designated for assignment earlier this month, and went unclaimed on waivers. The 26-year-old hit .256/.307/.384 over 250 at-bats last year. 

Fryer hit .213/.272/.307 over 75 at-bats. 

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Twins sign pitcher Tim Stauffer
by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

The Twins have signed pitcher Tim Stauffer to a one-year deal.

Stauffer will make $2.2 million next season. The 32-year-old posted a 3.50 ERA over 64 1/3 innings last year. He was mostly used in relief, though did manage to start three games. 

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Twins sign Wilkin Ramirez to minor league deal
by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

The Twins have re-signed outfielder Wilkin Ramirez to a minor league deal, the team announced. Ramirez has only played 70 games in the majors since 2009. He slashed .271/.318/.398 with one home run and 11 RBI over that span.

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Twins sign 1B Brock Peterson to minor league deal
by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

The Twins have signed journeyman first baseman Brock Peterson to a minor league contract. He played in 117 games at the Triple-A levels of the Nationals and Dodgers organizations last year. He had a strong season with a .301 average, 15 home runs and 67 RBI in 117 games.

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Twins make it official: Hughes in the fold for three years
by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

What was reported is now official - the Twins have announced that they have signed a three-year contract extension with right-hander and 2014 standout Phil Hughes for $42 million.

Hughes thrived away from Yankee Stadium, where he yielded 59 home runs in 2012 and 2013 combined. Pitching in more spacious Target Field, he allowed just 16 dingers last season and finished 16-20 with a 3.52 ERA.

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2014 Team Leaders
AVGKurt Suzuki , C.288
HRBrian Dozier , 2B23
RBITrevor Plouffe , 3B80
OBPJoe Mauer , 1B.361
SLGTrevor Plouffe , 3B.423
RBrian Dozier , 2B112
SBJordan Schafer , LF30
WPhil Hughes , SP16
ERAPhil Hughes , SP3.52
WHIPPhil Hughes , SP1.13
KPhil Hughes , SP186
SVGlen Perkins , RP34
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