Mon, 24 Feb 2014 20:46:34 -0800
Minnesota Twins RP Brian Duensing prepared all winter as if he would have a chance to challenge for the fifth starter's job, but he was told in recent days that he will remain in the bullpen.
Fri, 17 Jan 2014 10:24:18 -0800
The Minnesota Twins avoided arbitration with RP Brian Duensing Friday, Jan. 17, by agreeing to a one-year, $2 million deal.
Tue, 07 Jan 2014 20:52:13 -0800
The Minnesota Twins have no active discussions regarding contract extensions with any of their three arbitration candidates, 3B Trevor Plouffe, RP Brian Duensing and RP Anthony Swarzak. "I'm not saying it's an impossibility," general manager Terry Ryan said Tuesday, Jan. 7, "but we are not talking to any of the three about a multiyear deal. I don't believe that would happen here."
Mon, 02 Dec 2013 14:47:59 -0800
The Minnesota Twins tendered contracts to SP Brian Duensing, SP Anthony Swarzak and 3B Trevor Plouffe Monday, Dec. 2.
Wed, 20 Nov 2013 20:29:31 -0800
Minnesota Twins general manager Terry Ryan said Wednesday, Nov. 20, in a radio interview that it is a "possibility" SP Brian Duensing could start in 2014, although he personally doesn't feel it is "probable."
Tue, 02 Jul 2013 20:01:02 -0700
Minnesota Twins RP Brian Duensing will be used in lower-leverage roles for the time being after struggling Monday, July 1, against the New York Yankees. He has an 8.44 ERA over his past seven appearances. "We'll give him some opportunities and try to see if we can get him feeling a little better, too," manager Ron Gardenhire said Tuesday, July 2.
Tue, 23 Apr 2013 08:48:15 -0700
Minnesota Twins RP Brian Duensing (illness) will receive intravenous fluids Tuesday, April 23, due to flu-like symptoms. He said he wouldn't have been able to pitch the previous day.
Fri, 18 Jan 2013 11:34:15 -0800
The Minnesota Twins avoided arbitration with SP Brian Duensing Friday, Jan. 18, by agreeing to a one-year, $1.3 million deal. He's expected to be the team's top lefty setup man this year.
Fri, 28 Sep 2012 15:53:41 -0700
Minnesota Twins SP Samuel Deduno (eye) sounds very questionable to make his next and final start of the season Tuesday, Oct. 2. P Brian Duensing could replace him for the start.
Fri, 31 Aug 2012 01:46:36 -0700
Minnesota Twins manager Ron Gardenhire didn't want to address the situation of SP Brian Duensing going back to the bullpen. Duensing owns a 3-10 record following a 5-4 loss Thursday, Aug. 30, against the Seattle Mariners. "He did a nice job today," Gardenhire said. "He pitched well. He gave us a great chance to win. We'll move forward from there and we'll see where we're at."