Michael Pineda

Minnesota Twins
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Dan Cook
September 09, 2019 - 3:39 pm
On Saturday, Major League Baseball announced it had suspended Twins starter Michael Pineda 60 games for testing positive for a banned substance. Monday, Twins play-by-play voice Cory Provus joined Chad Hartman and voiced his frustration. “Can’t happen, Chad. The Twins have a full time nutritionist...
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WCCO Radio Newsroom
September 07, 2019 - 2:32 pm
If you were hoping for good news following the Twins' extra-innings loss to the Cleveland Indians on Friday night, then this isn't the story for you. Major League Baseball announced Saturday that Twins right-handed pitcher Michael Pineda has been suspended 60 games after testing positive for...
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June 23, 2019 - 6:36 pm
By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — In the span of a week, Hunter Dozier went from the injured list to the delivery room to the star role in the Kansas City Royals' 6-1 win over the AL Central-leading Minnesota Twins. The young slugger hit a three-run shot during a five-run...
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Bruce Kluckhohn USA Today
WCCO Radio Newsroom
June 13, 2019 - 5:42 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Nelson Cruz homered and had three RBIs and utility infielder Ehire Adrianza's hustle keyed a six-run sixth and the Minnesota Twins topped the Seattle Mariners 10-5 on Thursday. Cruz, who played for the Mariners from 2015-18 before joining Minnesota as a free agent, homered in the...
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