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  1. What has Happened Since the Twins Last Won 81 Games?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | KXXR-FM Minneapolis

    ... on Sept. 6, 2010. The Twins defeated the Royals by a 5-4 margin at Target Field. Jeff Manship got the win, Matt Capps the save and the Royals - under the direction of a man in his first year at the helm of the team named Ned Yost - fell to 57-80, ...


  2. Who is Chih-Wei Hu and will the Twins regret trading him?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... of months. As Tim Brewster said, if you want to get some, you gotta bring some. This was not Wilson Ramos for Matt Capps. Ramos was much further along and even had 27 at bats with the Twins before the trade. Trading prospects for relievers is a ...


  3. Twinsights: Trading prospects at the deadline is rarely a Twins thingRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2015 | TwinCities

    ... ago, when GM Bill Smith sent Venezuelan catching prospect Wilson Ramos to the Washington Nationals for closer Matt Capps. Baseball America rated Ramos the Twins' No. 2 prospect heading into 2010. The publication placed Ramos No. 58 on its annual Top ...


  4. Twins figure to be active in trade marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... made beat-the-deadline maneuvers to upgrade their roster, and both cases - acquiring Orlando Cabrera in 2009 and Matt Capps in 2010 - came when Bill Smith, not Ryan, served as GM. That could change this week. With the Twins almost certain to occupy ...


  5. Monday Mailbox: Will the Minnesota Twins Trade for an Ace?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | Twinkie Talk

    ... likely won't happen. The Twins once traded a prospect at the deadline by the name of Wilson Ramos for closer, Matt Capps . If the Twins trade a prospect again at the deadline, they will have to be getting a David Price type player in return. I just ...


  6. Atlanta Braves News: The Morning Chop Braves Fall In Game Three 8-4Read the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2015 | Tomahawk Take

    ... don't want the other team to come out and score." Tomahawk Take Editor's Note: The Braves signed veteran pitcher Matt Capps in early February in hopes he could rebound his career after spending the past two seasons in the minors. He hasn't pitched ...


  7. MLB Insider: Swarzak finds his way after the TwinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... as Grant Balfour, Kevin Slowey and Jose Mijares; the minor league comeback attempts by pitchers Kevin Correia, Matt Capps and Jared Burton; and the return to Minnesota of Torii Hunter, no longer an ex-Twin. It's a group that Swarzak knew he would ...


  8. Tom Powers: Twins still more gastro than giftedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | TwinCities

    ... example, there was almost as much talk about the five-pound meatball that was on sale as there was about closer Matt Capps' 4.25 ERA and catcher Drew Butera's .167 batting average. OK, I'm just having a little fun here with the notion that there are ...


  9. Cuts Are Not Imminent For The Minnesota TwinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Twinkie Talk

    ... feels like camp has just begun, on the other it must be in full bore. Yesterday, we saw ex-Minnesota Twins closer Matt Capps be cut by the Atlanta Braves in the first waves of cuts for their team. Cuts won't be happening any time soon for the Twins. ...


  10. Minnesota Twins Web Gems: Injuries, Ex-Twins and Hot SteaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Twinkie Talk

    Feb 23, 2015; Lake Buena Vista, FL, USA; Atlanta Brave pitcher Matt Capps throws during spring training workouts at Champion Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports We're back! Spring Training is well underway and it is that time again to check in with what is happening all around Major League Baseball.


  11. Spring Training Report: Braves Make First Cuts On MondayRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 |

    ... four others. Left-hander Ian Thomas and infielder Elmer Reyes were sent to Gwinnett, while veteran right-hander Matt Capps, infielder Johan Camargo and catchers Yenier Bello and Tanner Murphy were all reassigned to Minor League camp .Capps, an ...


  12. Former Twins News: Matt Capps Whiffs On BravesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Twinkie Talk

    Mar 2, 2015; Lake Buena Vista, FL, USA; Atlanta Braves relief pitcher Matt Capps pose for photo day at Wide World of Sports. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports The Atlanta Braves were the latest team to give Matt Capps a try.


  13. Braves' non-roster invitees come at right priceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... runner-up (Chien-Ming Wang), a pitcher with 91 victories (Wandy Rodriguez), a reliever with a 40-save season (Matt Capps) and a former prospect 17 hits from 1,000 for his career (Kelly Johnson) are job-hunting on Disney's fields. Braves manager ...


  14. Braves ink RHPs Capps, Veras to MiLB dealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | YESNetwork

    The Atlanta Braves have made two more veteran additions to their revamped bullpen, signing right-handers Matt Capps and Jose Veras to minor-league deals. Capps, 31, has not pitched in the majors since 2012, when he was 1-4 with a 3.68 ERA and 14 saves in 30 appearances for the Twins.


  15. MLB notebook: Rodriguez apologizes to YankeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | KSBW-TV

    ... year for Worley after he went 1-5 with a 7.21 ERA in 10 starts for the Minnesota Twins in 2013. ---Relief pitcher Matt Capps reached agreement Tuesday with the Atlanta Braves on a minor league contract. The 31-year-old Capps has not pitched in the ...


  16. Braves Sign Two Veteran Relievers To Minor League ContractsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 |

    The Atlanta Braves have added more competition for relievers by signing Jose Veras and Matt Capps to Minor League contracts and inviting them to Spring Training.


  17. Atlanta Braves Morning Chop - Of Pitchers and PrognosticationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Tomahawk Take

    Jul 9, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Houston Astros relief pitcher Jose Veras throws during the game against the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Park in Arlington. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports The Braves added a couple more former closers, signing Matt Capps and Jose Veras to minor league contracts that include invitations to major league spring training.


  18. Ex-Twins News: Matt Capps Resurfaces With BravesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Twinkie Talk

    Back in 2010, the Minnesota Twins made what turned out to be one of the worst trades in recent memory. Sending promising young catcher Wilson Ramos to the Washington Nationals, Minnesota received All Star closer, Matt Capps , in return.


  19. Braves daily news digest 2/11: Atlanta signs Jose Veras, Matt Capps to minor league dealsRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | Talking Chop

    The Atlanta Braves signed a pair of veteran relievers to minor league deals that also include an invite to spring training. The Braves signed veteran relievers Jose Veras and Matt Capps to minor league deals that include invitations to spring training on Tuesday.


  20. More Pitchers To Wear The TomahawkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Tomahawk Take

    ... mojo like they are trying to corner the market. David O'Brien broke news of the first signing. #Braves signed RHR Matt Capps to minor league contract. Douglasville, Ga., native hasn't pitched in majors since 2012 due to shoulder woes Capps (31) was ...