Wed, 03 Oct 2012 17:04:17 -0700
Free-agent INF Tsuyoshi Nishioka (Twins) agreed to a deal with the Hanshin Tigers of the Japanese League Wednesday, Oct. 3
Fri, 28 Sep 2012 08:40:54 -0700
The Minnesota Twins released INF Tsuyoshi Nishioka. Nishioka approached the team about the move, and the team isn't responsible for the $3.25 million remaining on his deal.
Mon, 20 Aug 2012 13:54:32 -0700
The Minnesota Twins outrighted SP Nick Blackburn and INF Tsuyoshi Nishioka to Triple-A Rochester Monday, Aug. 20. P Esmerling Vasquez is a candidate to be recalled.
Mon, 13 Aug 2012 10:20:28 -0700
The Minnesota Twins activated SS Trevor Plouffe (thumb) from the disabled list Monday, Aug. 13, and optioned INF Tsuyoshi Nishioka to Triple-A Rochester in a corresponding move.
Thu, 09 Aug 2012 10:54:59 -0700
Minnesota Twins general manager Terry Ryan said the team will stick with 2B Tsuyoshi Nishioka for now despite Nishioka going 0-for-12 with three errors against the Cleveland Indians. "He had a very difficult game yesterday and we all saw it but the only way to find out how he'll respond up here is to play him," Ryan said.
Sun, 05 Aug 2012 18:39:17 -0700
The Minnesota Twins recalled INF Tsuyoshi Nishioka from Triple-A Rochester Sunday, Aug. 5. He will join the team in Cleveland Monday, Aug. 6.
Mon, 14 May 2012 20:46:39 -0700
Minnesota Twins SS Tsuyoshi Nishioka (ankle) will be activated from the 7-day disabled list Tuesday, May 15, at Triple-A Rochester.
Tue, 24 Apr 2012 23:02:27 -0700
The Minnesota Twins placed INF Tsuyoshi Nishioka (ankle) on the 7-day disabled list Tuesday, April 24, with Triple-A Rochester due to a sprained ankle.
Mon, 19 Mar 2012 06:00:52 -0700
The Minnesota Twins optioned IF Tsuyoshi Nishioka, OF Rene Tosoni and SP Carlos Gutierrez to Triple-A Rochester. They also reassigned RP Jason Bulger, RP Luis Perdomo, SP Daryl Thompson, RP Esmerling Vasquez, SP P.J. Walters, C Chris Herrmann, C Daniel Rohlfing, 1B Aaron Bates and OF Wilkin Ramirez to minor league camp.
Fri, 16 Mar 2012 09:23:51 -0700
Several scouts are saying that Minnesota Twins INF Tsuyoshi Nishioka doesn't look comfortable on defense or at the plate this spring.