Mon, 10 Mar 2014 00:41:06 -0700
The Minnesota Twins optioned Ps Logan Darnell, Edgar Ibarra, Brooks Raley and Trevor May to Triple-A Rochester on Sunday, March 9. In addition, 1B Kennys Vargas was sent to Double-A New Britain, and INF Jorge Polanco and OF Max Kepler were optioned to Class A Fort Myers (FSL). The Twins also reassigned Ps Alex Meyer, Lester Oliveros and Yohan Pino; Cs Kyle Knudson, Matt Koch and Stuart Turner; OFs Byron Buxton and Chris Rahl and IF Miguel Sano to their minor league camp.
Tue, 14 Jan 2014 19:26:11 -0800
The Minnesota Twins have seven pitchers headed to spring training as non-roster invitees. Ps Sean Gilmartin, Deolis Guerra, Matthew Hoffman, Alex Meyer, Lester Oliveros, Yohan Pino and Aaron Thompson comprise the list. The NFI position players are SS Jason Bartlett, INF Doug Bernier, SS James Beresford, OF Byron Buxton, C Kyle Knudson, C Matt Koch, OF Jason Kubel, OF Darin Mastroianni, OF Jermaine Mitchell, OF Chris Rahl, OF Wilkin Ramirez, C Daniel Rohlfing, 3B Deibinson Romero, 3B Miguel Sano, C Stuart Turner and 3B Brandon Waring.
Wed, 20 Nov 2013 20:29:04 -0800
The Minnesota Twins invited non-roster players SS James Beresford, OF Jermaine Mitchell, RP Lester Oliveros, OF Wilkin Ramirez, C Daniel Rohlfing, 3B Deibinson Romero and SP Aaron Thompson to spring training. The team also signed SP Deolis Guerra to a minor-league contract Wednesday, Nov. 20, and invited him to spring training. The team also selected the contracts of OF Max Kepler and SS Jorge Polanco from Class A Cedar Rapids, and selected the contract of P Logan Darnell from Triple-A Rochester and 1B Kennys Vargas from Class A Fort Myers.
Sun, 10 Mar 2013 09:05:28 -0700
The Minnesota Twins have reassigned Ps Bryan Augenstein, Nick Blackburn, Alex Meyer, Lester Oliveros and Esmerling Vasquez to minor league camp.
Tue, 12 Feb 2013 13:15:12 -0800
Minnesota Twins Ps Nick Blackburn (wrist) and Lester Oliveros (elbow) were both sent to minor league camp because they aren't ready to take part in workouts.
Sat, 01 Dec 2012 10:20:08 -0800
The Minnesota Twins non-tendered RP Lester Oliveros, but then re-signed him to a minor-league deal.
Wed, 29 Aug 2012 23:33:56 -0700
Minnesota Twins P Lester Oliveros (elbow) had Tommy John surgery Thursday, Aug. 30.
Fri, 03 Aug 2012 14:22:37 -0700
Minnesota Twins P Lester Oliveros (elbow) will miss the rest of the season after he undergoes surgery to remove bone chips from his elbow Friday, Aug. 3.
Fri, 22 Jun 2012 05:33:55 -0700
Minnesota Twins RP Lester Oliveros (elbow) suffered a sprained ulnar collateral ligament in his elbow and will take a week off before beginning a throwing program.
Fri, 15 Jun 2012 21:59:27 -0700
The Minnesota Twins optioned P Lester Oliveros to Triple-A Rochester Friday, June 15, and they recalled SP Liam Hendriks in the corresponding move.