Glen Perkins RUMORS & NEWS

  • Twins closer Glen Perkins going for 'complete look' at pitching arm

    CBSSports.com "The Twins have already been eliminated from postseason contention, so at this point they're just hoping to get through the rest of the season healthy. Unfortunately, closer Glen Perkins will be unavailable on Wednesday night not only because he is dealing with a nagging neck problem, but also..." September 17

  • Twins sign closer Glen Perkins to contract extension

    Hardball Talk "Glen Perkins was already under team control through 2015, with a team option for 2016, but the Twins and their 31-year-old closer have agreed to an extension that runs through at least 2017. Perkins is a Minnesota native who starred for the University of Minnesota and is very active in local..." March 15

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    Rhett Bollinger @RhettBollinger

    Closer Glen Perkins had right knee medial meniscus arthroscopic surgery on Oct 1 the Twins announced. He'll be ready for Spring Training.

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    David O'Brien @ajcbraves

    #Braves scouted #Twins relievers over weekend. Would love to have Glen Perkins, but indications he's unavailable. LH Brian Duensing possible

  • Tigers Expected to Pursue Glen Perkins

    Sporting Sota "One thing the Minnesota Twins have struggled to find is good pitching, both on the front and back ends of the rotation and bullpen. They seem to have found a solid closer in Glen Perkins but Minnesota Twins general manager Terry Ryan fully expects to field calls about Perkins as we near the trade..." June 17

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    Rhett Bollinger @RhettBollinger

    Glen Perkins threw today and felt fine. He's available out of the bullpen today after being out with soreness in his left side.

  • Appreciating Glen Perkins

    Twinkie Town "It hasn't been that long since a lot of Twins fans had written Glen Perkins off as a nice story that just wasn't going to work out. Hometown kid goes to the hometown university and gets drafted by the hometown team in the first round. Goes onto fame and fortune. Everyone wins. Fuzzy feelings and..." February 19