Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:27:40 -0700
Minnesota Twins 1B Kennys Vargas is slashing .330/.360/.515 with 17 runs, four home runs and 23 RBIs in 25 games since his major league debut Friday, Aug. 1.
Tue, 05 Aug 2014 13:34:44 -0700
Minnesota Twins 1B Kennys Vargas and OF Jordan Schafer are making their debuts with the team against the San Diego Padres Tuesday, Aug. 5.
Fantasy Tip: Both Vargas and Schafer present nice discounts in daily fantasy games against the Friars tonight. For season-long leagues, Vargas isn't a bad investment in AL-only leagues for the rest of the season.
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 09:32:40 -0700
Minnesota Twins 1B Kennys Vargas' call-up is more of a long-term plan, unless he fails miserably.
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 08:23:45 -0700
Minnesota Twins 1B Kennys Vargas was recalled from Double-A New Britain.
Fantasy Tip: As noted in his previous update, Vargas could be a deep-league asset on the chance the power he displayed at Double-A shines through.
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 08:08:02 -0700
Minnesota Twins 1B/DH Kennys Vargas will be called up from Double-A New Britain.
Fantasy Tip: The switch-hitter is having a standout year at New Britain with a .281 BA, 17 HRs and 63 RBIs in 356 at-bats. He's an AL-only grab with deep-mixed potential who could find himself in the lineup at least a few times per week.
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.
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.
Thu, 11 Aug 2011 14:48:46 -0700
Chicago Cubs C Luis Flores, Minnesota Twins 1B Kennys Vargas and free-agent P Emanuel Ramirez were all suspended for violating MLB's drug policy Thursday, Aug. 11. All three players received 50-game suspensions.