Fri, 23 Jan 2015 14:32:20 -0800
Minnesota Twins 3B Miguel Sano (elbow) said his elbow feels good, and he expects to be ready for spring training. Sano noted his goal this season is to hit in the middle of the team's batting order.
Tue, 20 Jan 2015 16:36:50 -0800
Minnesota Twins 3B Miguel Sano might make his major league debut in 2015, but general manager Terry Ryan said Tuesday, Jan. 20, that Sano is likely to make his debut in September.
Sat, 25 Oct 2014 07:26:04 -0700
Minnesota Twins 3B Miguel Sano (elbow) is on track to be ready for spring training next season, according to general manager Terry Ryan.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 20:19:31 -0700
Minnesota Twins 3B Miguel Sano (elbow) will not play winter ball in the Dominican Republic, general manager Terry Ryan confirmed Friday, Oct. 24. Sano has not had any setbacks after Tommy John surgery, but "doctors do not want him to play," Ryan said.
Tue, 08 Jul 2014 16:10:51 -0700
Minnesota Twins 3B Miguel Sano (elbow) will not be allowed to play in minor league games or the Arizona Fall League this year, as the team attempts to be cautious with him. He's also ruled out for half of winter ball season.
Mon, 07 Jul 2014 13:55:25 -0700
Minnesota Twins 3B Miguel Sano (elbow) has been cleared to start a throwing program after undergoing Tommy John surgery on his right elbow. He was examined by Dr. David Altchek Monday, July 7. It's unknown if Sano will be able to serve as a designated hitter in minor league games late this year, but the team is hoping he can. Sano will be allowed to take part in the Arizona Fall League and Dominican Winter League. He could be cleared to swing a bat next month.
Fantasy Tip: Sano is the future for Minnesota at third base. His raw power at the dish makes him a prized prospect next year.
Thu, 13 Mar 2014 15:06:34 -0700
Minnesota Twins 3B Miguel Sano (elbow) had a full tear of the ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow, but no further damage was found in his elbow.
Thu, 13 Mar 2014 10:34:21 -0700
Minnesota Twins 3B Miguel Sano (elbow) had Tommy John surgery Wednesday, March 12, and he's very optimistic about his return to action later this year. "Thank God, everything went well. I think I'll be playing baseball in the fall, but I'm between playing in the Arizona Fall League or winter ball in the Dominican Republic," Sano said. He'll be working on his rehab program in Florida this summer.
Wed, 12 Mar 2014 15:02:17 -0700
Minnesota Twins 3B Miguel Sano (elbow) is scheduled to undergo Tommy John surgery on his right elbow Wednesday, March 12, by Dr. David Altchek in New York. Sano is expected to rehab for eight months, and he could see action as the designated hitter in minor league games later this year. He's also a candidate to play in the Arizona Fall League or in the Dominican Republic in the offseason.
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 00:41:06 -0700
The Minnesota Twins optioned Ps Logan Darnell, Edgar Ibarra, Brooks Raley and Trevor May to Triple-A Rochester on Sunday, March 9. In addition, 1B Kennys Vargas was sent to Double-A New Britain, and INF Jorge Polanco and OF Max Kepler were optioned to Class A Fort Myers (FSL). The Twins also reassigned Ps Alex Meyer, Lester Oliveros and Yohan Pino; Cs Kyle Knudson, Matt Koch and Stuart Turner; OFs Byron Buxton and Chris Rahl and IF Miguel Sano to their minor league camp.