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Circumstance forged Plouffe's bond with mom

Trevor Plouffe was a freshman in high school when he heard the life-changing news. His mother, Diane, had been diagnosed with breast cancer.
20 hours ago

Minnesota Twins: Time to shake things up with Plouffe’s return?

With Plouffe set to return, should the Minnesota Twins shake up the lineup? On Tuesday, the Minnesota Twins are scheduled to get third baseman Trevor Plouffe back and not a moment too soon as the team has continued to struggle with its offensive consistency. Prior to going on the DL, Plouffe was hitting .302 with […] Minnesota Twins: Time to shake things up with Plouffe’s return...
Via Puckett's Pond
2 days ago

Twins activate third baseman Trevor Plouffe from 15-day DL

According to a report from MLB Roster Moves, the Minnesota Twins have activated third baseman Trevor Plouffe from the team’s 15-day disabled list.  In  a corresponding roster move, the Twins have optioned fellow infielder Jorge Polanco to Triple-A Rochester. Upon making his return to the Twins’ lineup Tuesday evening, Plouffe will get the start on the hot corner while batting...
Via Today's Knuckleball
2 days ago

Plouffe, Santana on verge of activation off DL

Trevor Plouffe and Ervin Santana, both of whom are on the 15-day disabled list, joined the Twins on their road trip to Houston on Monday. Plouffe is set to be activated on Tuesday, and Santana is tentatively planned to start on Saturday in Chicago against the White Sox.
3 days ago

Twins place Trevor Plouffe on DL with intercostal strain

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) The Minnesota Twins have placed third baseman Trevor Plouffe on the 15-day disabled list with a right intercostal strain. Plouffe was placed on the list on Tuesday, two days after he left a win over the Angels in the 11th inning after feeling some discomfort near his ribcage. Plouffe has emerged as one of the team leaders, and his hot bat helped propel the team...
Via Associated Press
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Plouffe pushes Twins past Pirates split squad, 3-0

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) Trevor Plouffe had two hits and two RBIs as the Minnesota Twins beat a Pittsburgh Pirates split squad 3-0 on Saturday. Minnesota's Kyle Gibson went six innings, allowing three hits with no walks and eight strikeouts. Pittsburgh's Kyle Lobstein went four innings, giving up two runs on three hits with no walks and two strikeouts. Plouffe's two-run single...
Via Associated Press
March 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Twins roll to 14-5 win behind Plouffe's three-run homer

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Trevor Plouffe hit a three-run homer in the second inning as the Minnesota Twins defeated the Baltimore Orioles 14-5 on Sunday.Plouffe drove in four runs for Minnesota, which finished with 15 hits. Twins right-hander Ricky Nolasco went three innings and allowed three runs and four hits. Pedro Alvarez made his spring debut with Baltimore and hit an RBI double...
Via Associated Press
March 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Twins sign Plouffe to one-year, $7.25 million deal

MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minnesota Twins have agreed with third baseman Trevor Plouffe on a $7.25 million, one-year contract to avoid arbitration.The Twins made the announcement on Monday. Plouffe hit .244 last season with 22 home runs and a career-high 86 RBIs. He also set career bests in hits (140), runs (74) and games played (152) and solidified himself in the middle of the Twins order...
Via Associated Press
January 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Twins, Yankees swap Aaron Hicks, John Ryan Murphy

So, about that backlog in Minnesota. Looks like it’s been taken care of, for now at least. The Twins have traded center fielder Aaron Hicks to the Yankees for catcher John Ryan Murphy. The 26 year old Hicks had a breakout year in 2015 after struggling in both 2013 and 2014. In 97 games, Hicks hit 11 homers and stole 13 bases to go along with a .256/.323/.398 line. However, with...
Via The Outside Corner
November 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Plouffe paces Twins attack in road win

Throughout his career, Twins third baseman Trevor Plouffe has continued to work on hitting the ball to all fields. Once a pull hitter, Plouffe has steadily gotten better at going the opposite way. Saturday against the White Sox, Plouffe hit the ball all over the field. Plouffe matched his career high with four hits and drove in a pair of runs as Minnesota won a high-scoring, 8-6...
Via Fox Sports North
August 02, 2014  |  Discuss

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