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2010 Minnesota Twins

Trades and Transactions

Franchise Encyclopedia: 2009 / 2011

94-68, Finished 1st in AL Central (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Ron Gardenhire (94-68)
GM: Bill Smith, Farm Dir: Jim Rantz, Scouting Dir: Deron Johnson
Scored 781 runs, Allowed 671 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 92-70

Ballparks: Target Field · Attendance: 3,223,640 (3rd of 14)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 98, Pitching - 98 · one-year: Batting - 101, Pitching - 100

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2009 / 2011 Trades and Transactions

Transactions listed are from November 1 of previous year to April 1 of the following year.

October 6, 2009

R.A. Dickey granted Free Agency.

Philip Humber granted Free Agency.

November 5, 2009

Joe Crede granted Free Agency.

Ron Mahay granted Free Agency.

Mike Redmond granted Free Agency.

November 6, 2009

Traded Carlos Gomez to the Milwaukee Brewers. Received J.J. Hardy.

November 7, 2009

Carl Pavano granted Free Agency.

November 9, 2009

Brian Buscher granted Free Agency.

Orlando Cabrera granted Free Agency.

Armando Gabino selected by the Baltimore Orioles off waivers.

Alejandro Machado granted Free Agency.

Frank Mata granted Free Agency.

Brock Peterson granted Free Agency.

November 13, 2009

Released Justin Huber.

November 18, 2009

Released Juan Morillo.

December 7, 2009

Signed Carl Pavano as a free agent.

December 10, 2009

Traded Boof Bonser to the Boston Red Sox. Received a player to be named later. The Boston Red Sox sent Chris Province (minors) (December 12, 2009) to the Minnesota Twins to complete the trade.

January 5, 2010

Released Bobby Keppel.

January 6, 2010

Signed Clay Condrey as a free agent.

January 7, 2010

Signed Brock Peterson as a free agent.

January 21, 2010

Signed Mark McLemore as a free agent.

January 26, 2010

Signed Jim Thome as a free agent.

February 1, 2010

Steven Tolleson selected by the Oakland Athletics off waivers.

February 3, 2010

Signed Mike Maroth as a free agent.

February 4, 2010

Signed Orlando Hudson as a free agent.

February 9, 2010

Jason Pridie selected by the New York Mets off waivers.

February 16, 2010

Signed Charlton Jimerson as a free agent.

February 23, 2010

Signed Jacque Jones as a free agent.

March 2, 2010

Signed Brad Hennessey as a free agent.

March 24, 2010

Signed Ron Mahay as a free agent.

March 31, 2010

Released Mark McLemore.

April 2, 2010 (Standings)

Released Charlton Jimerson.

April 6, 2010 (Standings)

Signed Jason Repko as a free agent.

April 26, 2010 (Standings)

Signed Charlie Zink as a free agent.

June 21, 2010 (Standings)

Signed D'Angelo Jimenez as a free agent.

July 29, 2010 (Standings)

Traded Joe Testa (minors) and Wilson Ramos to the Washington Nationals. Received Matt Capps.

August 5, 2010 (Standings)

Released Brad Hennessey.

August 25, 2010 (Standings)

Selected Randy Flores off waivers from the Colorado Rockies.

August 27, 2010 (Standings)

Traded a player to be named later to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. Received Brian Fuentes. The Minnesota Twins sent Loek Van Mil (minors) (September 1, 2010) to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim to complete the trade.

September 9, 2010 (Standings)

Matt Fox selected by the Boston Red Sox off waivers.

November 1, 2010

Jesse Crain granted Free Agency.

Randy Flores granted Free Agency.

Brian Fuentes granted Free Agency.

Matt Guerrier granted Free Agency.

Orlando Hudson granted Free Agency.

Ron Mahay granted Free Agency.

Carl Pavano granted Free Agency.

Nick Punto granted Free Agency.

Jon Rauch granted Free Agency.

Jim Thome granted Free Agency.

November 5, 2010

Jacque Jones granted Free Agency.

Matt Macri granted Free Agency.

Mike Maroth granted Free Agency.

D'Angelo Jimenez granted Free Agency.

November 6, 2010

Charlie Zink granted Free Agency.

Brock Peterson granted Free Agency.

November 9, 2010

Signed Eric Hacker as a free agent.

November 11, 2010

Signed Yorman Bazardo as a free agent.

November 17, 2010

Signed Phil Dumatrait as a free agent.

Signed Jeff Bailey as a free agent.

November 19, 2010

Signed Justin Huber as a free agent.

December 9, 2010

Drafted Scott Diamond from the Atlanta Braves in the 2010 rule 5 draft.

Traded J.J. Hardy and Brendan Harris to the Baltimore Orioles. Received Brett Jacobson (minors) and Jim Hoey.

December 16, 2010

Traded Jose Morales to the Colorado Rockies. Received Paul Bargas (minors).

Purchased Tsuyoshi Nishioka from Chiba Lotte Marines (Japan Pacific).

December 18, 2010

Signed Michael Hollimon as a free agent.

December 20, 2010

Signed Chuck James as a free agent.

Signed Matthew Brown as a free agent.

December 23, 2010

Signed Steve Holm as a free agent.

Signed Rene Rivera as a free agent.

January 14, 2011

Signed Jim Thome as a free agent.

January 19, 2011

Signed Carl Pavano as a free agent.

January 26, 2011

Selected Dusty Hughes off waivers from the Kansas City Royals.

January 28, 2011

Rob Delaney selected by the Tampa Bay Rays off waivers.

March 10, 2011

Signed Andrew Albers as a free agent.

March 20, 2011

Pat Neshek selected by the San Diego Padres off waivers.

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2009 / 2011 Trades and Transactions