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  1. Mark Your Calendars: Target Field Sod Arrives August 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2009 | MLB.com

    ... on "baseball" issues such as dugouts, bullpens, outfield walls, padding, etc. Speaking of bullpens, Twins closer Joe Nathan and setup man Matt Guerrier were among a group of current players who recently visited Target Field and the two continue to ...

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  2. Joe Nathan plans to pitch in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | MSNBC

    Jon Morosi of FOX Sports reports that free agent reliever Joe Nathan , recovering from Tommy John surgery, plans to pitch in 2016 according to his agent Dave Pepe. According to Pepe, Nathan's workouts are "going well" and the right-hander is "definitely planning on playing this year."

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  3. High-risk trades pay off for Sabean's GiantsRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | San Francisco Giants

    ... That was the November 2003 deal with the Twins, who sent catcher A.J. Pierzynski to the Giants for pitchers Joe Nathan , Francisco Liriano and Boof Bonser. A disgruntled Pierzynski played himself out of San Francisco after one season. By contrast, ...

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  4. Yankees patient with arms searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | NorthJersey.com

    ... interest, Cliff Lee is an intriguing possibility depending on the condition of his elbow. On the bullpen side, Joe Nathan wants to pitch again in 2016 and could be ready by midseason following rehab from Tommy John surgery. "I wouldn't talk about ...

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  5. Gleeman and The Geek #230: Chicken Soup for the Vikings Fan SoulRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | AaronGleeman.com

    Topics for this week's "Gleeman and the Geek" episode included the most depressing losses in Minnesota sports history, projecting the Twins' rotation and bullpen, checking in on Denard Span and Ben Revere , asking if Tyler Duffey will get a fair shot, wondering where Josmil Pinto will wind up, remembering Joe Nathan , debating arms versus legs, and answering mailbag questions from listeners. This week's blog content is sponsored by Casper mattresses , which offers a 100-day free trial with free shipping and returns.

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  6. Souhan: Twins grasping at straws for lefthanded reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Star Tribune

    ... of the most recognizable names among remaining free agent relievers are all too familiar. The Twins could re-sign Joe Nathan, who at his best was on par with Mariano Rivera. Nathan's most ignominious moment as a Twin came when he was asked to pitch ...

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  7. Neal: Plenty of action already at baseball's Winter MeetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... That could change with the right phone call. And there will be a lot of phone calls this week. In ex-Twins news, Joe Nathan will arrive at the winter meetings today to update clubs on his comeback from a second Tommy John surgery. Nathan would be a ...

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  8. Mark Your Calendars: Target Field Sod Arrives August 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2009 | MLB.com

    ... on "baseball" issues such as dugouts, bullpens, outfield walls, padding, etc. Speaking of bullpens, Twins closer Joe Nathan and setup man Matt Guerrier were among a group of current players who recently visited Target Field and the two continue to ...

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  9. Dodgers intend to transition Shafer to pitcher?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | CBS Sports

    ... it include: Jason Lane, Chris Hatcher and Brooks Kieschnick. Others, such as Kenley Jansen , Carlos Marmol and Joe Nathan , transitioned without major league experience as position players . There's also Rick Ankiel, who went from pitcher to hitter ...

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  10. Minnesota Twins Offseason Weekly Reaction: Moving ForwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | Twinkie Talk

    ... be pursued. At this point, the team might want to reconsider. Both pitchers remain unsigned. Former Twins closer Joe Nathan is still available. A while back, I labeled Shawn Kelley , Tony Sipp, Vinnie Pestano and Sam LeCure as relievers the Twins ...

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  11. Detroit Tigers: Old Friends in the Hot Stove RumorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | Motor City Bengals

    ... who ventured into free agency a few weeks ago. Here are a few names that popped up during the Winter Meetings: Joe Nathan : He's been wandering around Nashville, connecting with old friends like Brad Ausmus and Detroit media representatives. Many ...

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  12. 5 teams that could trade for AroldisRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | Major League Baseball

    ... To say that former Tigers general manager Dave Dombrowski ignored the bullpen would be inaccurate. Whether it was Joe Nathan , Bruce Rondon or Joba Chamberlain , he attempted to line up quality arms for the late innings. Dombrowski's successor, Al ...

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  13. Joakim Soria was good, bad, then good again in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | Bless You Boys

    ... runs in a short period of time. Joakim Soria did both of those things in 2015. In an alternate Tigers universe, Joe Nathan didn't tear his UCL at the very beginning of the 2015 season, Joakim Soria was used in a much more limited role because ...

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  14. Joe Nathan Could Potentially be Returning to the Detroit TigersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | Motor City Bengals

    Mar 17, 2015; Lakeland, FL, USA; Detroit Tigers relief pitcher Joe Nathan throws a pitch during the fifth inning of a spring training baseball game against the Washington Nationals at Joker Marchant Stadium. The Nationals won 6-4.

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  15. Denard Span can Help the Tigers' OutfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | Motor City Bengals

    ... when acquiring standout players from the division-rival Minnesota Twins. From Delmon Young to Torii Hunter and Joe Nathan , the Tigers have brought in a number of ex-Twins. Is Denard Span about to join that list? Right off the bat (look, a pun!) ...

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  16. Tigers decline Nathan's optionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2015 | Detroit Tigers

    The Joe Nathan era with the Tigers officially ended Tuesday, when the team declined the injured closer's $10 million option for next season and added pitching Under terms of Nathan's contract, the Tigers will pay him $1 million to buy out the option. He immediately becomes a free agent.

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  17. Tigers Purchase Contract of Luis Cessa; Decline Option On NathanRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2015 | CBS Local

    APRIL 6: Joe Nathan #36 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates the final out during the Opening Day game against the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park on April 6, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Twins 4-0.

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  18. Detroit Tigers decline option for 2016 season on closer Joe Nathan, who is now a free agentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2015 | MLive.com

    Joe Nathan is free to sign with any major league team. But time will tell whether his career in the major leagues is over.

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  19. Tigers decline 2016 option on closer Joe NathanRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2015 | Bless You Boys

    The Detroit Tigers have declined closer Joe Nathan's option for the 2016 season, making him a free agent and ending a rocky two-year term with the former All-Star relief pitcher. The club option would have given Nathan a salary of $10 million for the 2016 season, but the team will pay him a $1 million buyout instead.

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  20. All Ex-Twins Team, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2015 | Twinkie Town

    ... were mostly used out of the bullpen. That's why we're lucky to have Worley as an unreliable number five. Poor Joe Nathan managed 0.1 innings this year. He struck that batter out, which was good enough to give him a negative FIP (-2.87). I feel ...

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