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Gardenhire signs 2-year extension

September 30, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MINNEAPOLIS Ron Gardenhire isn’t going anywhere. Continue Reading

AP Source: Twins keeping Gardenhire

September 30, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MINNEAPOLIS Ron Gardenhire isn’t going anywhere. Gardenhire will be back with the Minnesota Twins next season, a team official with knowledge of the decision said Monday. The official spoke on condition of anonymity because the Twins had not made an official announcement ahead of an afternoon news conference. Continue Reading

Gardenhire: Twins healthy as season approaches

January 17, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO Twins manager Ron Gardenhire still finds it hard to forget last season the injuries, winning an American League low 63 games and finishing last the division. Continue Reading

TWINS: Nathan replaces Capps as Twins closer

July 16, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Former All-Star Joe Nathan will take over the closer’s job for the Minnesota Twins, replacing the struggling Matt Capps. Minnesota manager Ron Gardenhire announced the switch before Saturday’s game against the Kansas City Royals. Continue Reading

TWINS: Gardenhire steps into Mijares-Mauer fight over pitch selection

June 26, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

“Pitchgate” got another day in the news cycle Saturday when Twins manager Ron Gardenhire called a brief team meeting to “clear the air” over a public dispute over pitch selection between left-hander Jose Mijares and catcher Joe Mauer. Continue Reading

MLB: With young Twins shortstop Trevor Plouffe, questions abound

May 30, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Trevor Plouffe got the message Twins manager Ron Gardenhire sent out through the media last week, which was that the manager wasn’t pleased with the shortstop’s passive play or his reaction to being out of the starting lineup because of that passive play. Continue Reading

MLB: Twins manager Gardenhire tossed for arguing call

May 28, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Minnesota Twins manager Ron Gardenhire has been ejected for the 55th time in his 10-year career. Continue Reading

TWINS: Ron Gardenhire hopes young Twins heed veterans’ harsh message

May 18, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

When the smoke cleared Tuesday, the Twins’ clubhouse seemed a little happier, though with the team still sitting on baseball’s worst record, Ron Gardenhire wasn’t about to take his foot off the pedal. Continue Reading

Butera, Manship hoping for improvement

January 17, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

Twins’ up-and-comers looking forward to new season, new opportunitiesDrew Butera got his foot in the Minnesota Twins’ door last season. Now, the 27-year-old catcher wants to kick it open. Continue Reading

Twins extend Gardenhire’s contract through 2013

November 18, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

The Minnesota Twins have signed newly minted American League Manager of the Year Ron Gardenhire to a two-year contract extension through the 2013 season. Continue Reading