Mon, 10 Feb 2014 11:23:57 -0800
Minnesota Twins general manager Terry Ryan was diagnosed with cancer and won't be with the team for the start of spring training. A lump in his neck was found during the team's annual physicals, and a subsequent biopsy showed squamous cell carcinoma. More tests showed the cancer was confined to his neck and had not spread. Ryan is optimistic that his condition is treatable.
Sun, 26 Jan 2014 08:10:02 -0800
Minnesota Twins 3B Miguel Sano (elbow) is fine, according to general manager Terry Ryan. "He's fine" Ryan said. "Elbow seems OK. Still haven't ramped him up yet. Right now he's ready to go."
Sat, 28 Sep 2013 08:27:13 -0700
Minnesota Twins general manager Terry Ryan said he will return to the team next season.
Mon, 15 Jul 2013 16:32:53 -0700
Minnesota Twins top-prospect SP Alex Meyer (Shoulder) is expected to pitch competitively before the end of the season, according to his agent Scott Boras. Boras said he spoke with general manager Terry Ryan about Meyer. "I spoke to Terry about Alex," Boras said at Citi Field. "They're doing the appropriate things, examining him, resting him. We have not heard anything that suggests that he wouldn't be back (by season's end)."
Sun, 07 Jul 2013 01:04:30 -0700
Minnesota Twins general manager Terry Ryan said the team's current 10-game road trip and how it fares will determine whether the team is a buyer or seller at the trade deadline.
Sat, 01 Jun 2013 00:15:51 -0700
The Minnesota Twins have given no timetable on when they expect to call up top prospects like 3B Miguel Sano and OF Byron Buxton. "There's no sense in putting a time frame on a kid like that. I don't think it's healthy in any shape or form," Twins general manager Terry Ryan said.
Mon, 03 Dec 2012 23:43:01 -0800
Minnesota Twins SP Liam Hendriks (elbow) had arthroscopic surgery to remove bone chips from his right elbow about one month ago, general manager Terry Ryan said Monday, Dec. 3. Hendriks will not play for his native Australia in the World Baseball Classic tournament next spring, as he continues his recovery from the operation.
Sun, 02 Dec 2012 23:37:03 -0800
Although the Minnesota Twins have said they would keep players on the roster like C Joe Mauer, general manager Terry Ryan said players like Mauer, 1B Justin Morneau and OF Josh Willingham would be tradeable if the offers were good enough. "We've got interest in all kinds of players in the industry, but unfortunately it's going to take quite a bit to get them," Ryan said.
Fri, 05 Oct 2012 14:22:43 -0700
Minnesota Twins general manager Terry Ryan will return without the interim title for the 2013 season. "The interim label of the general manager position is going to be taken off. I'm going to be the general manager," Ryan said. "I'm glad to get that out of the way. I feel good about moving forward." Ryan also said manager Ron Gardenhire will return.
Wed, 03 Oct 2012 23:23:02 -0700
The Minnesota Twins are happy with the way OF Josh Willingham's season turned out despite injuries that sapped him in the final week. "He's had a career year," general manager Terry Ryan said. "We were desperate for a right-handed bat to put between those two lefties (Joe Mauer and Justin Morneau). When it was apparent that Michael (Cuddyer) maybe was not coming back we started to turn our attention to other right-handed bats, and Josh was at the top of the list."