He’s said it before, he said it again today. “Losing sucks.” That, from Twins manager Ron Gardenhire at a luncheon with statewide media. Gardenhire says there’s a lot of work to be done as the team heads to Spring Training next month.
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Gardenhire 'fired up' to get to spring training
It sounds like losing 99 games is haunting Twins manager Ron Gardenhire. He tells the Pioneer Press he spends time every day making notes about the things he wants to work on in spring training. He says he’s “on a mission” to show fans his team is better than the 2011 edition.
Gardenhire gets new job --- Toby Gardenhire
Toby Gardenhire -- the son of Twins manager Ron Gardenhire -- has a new job. Fox Sports North reports he is the new head baseball coach at the University of Wisconsin-Stout. Gardenhire, 29, has been in the Twins farm system for years, but never made the big leagues. He says he’s already picking his dad’s brain for coaching advice.
Gardenhire: Brian Dozier to start at shortstop
On his Sunday morning radio show, Twins manager Ron Gardenhire said Dozier will be his starting shortstop. The infielder will join the team at Target Field Monday when the Twins kick-off another series with the Los Angels Angels. Right-hander Scott Diamond is also being recalled.
Gardenhire considers trying Nishioka at third base
The Minnesota Twins infielder struggled at shortstop last year with ten errors in 60 games. From camp Friday, Twins manager Ron Gardenhire hinted he isn't opposed to Nishioka at third base.
Gardenhire waiting for Mauer's return
Joe Mauer was used as a pinch-hitter Friday night, but his bruised quad kept him from starting. "I told you I wasn't going to chase people around," Ron Gardenhire told reporters before the game. "I'm waiting for them to tell me, and Joe to say he's ready to go."
Gardenhire glad he didn't have to make the call during Santana's no-hitter
"Johan's healthy, he's fine, but I would have been really nervous because he just came off a major shoulder surgery," Twins manager Ron Gardenhire said. Former Twins ace Johan Santana threw the first no-hitter in Mets franchise history Friday night. He had thrown 122 pitches after eight innings before finishing the game with a career-high 134 pitches.
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