José Berríos

Cubs trade target: Jose Berrios

Many of you didn’t care for my thought Tuesday that the Cubs should try to reacquire Jon Lester. As I noted, if they do that, they shouldn’t stop there — a younger starter should also be on their radar. The Minnesota Twins have such a starter, and since the Twins...
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It’s Time to Pay Jose Berrios

The Minnesota Twins are coming to a crossroads on a few of their cornerstones. When considering what’s next for Jose Berrios, the only answer should be to hand him a blank check. Yes, Berrios wants a hefty payday, and no, he isn’t one of the top 10 pitchers in baseball....
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NY Mets should consider adding Jose Berrios at the trade deadline

It’s no secret around baseball how phenomenal the New York Mets pitching staff has performed over the first two months of the regular season. It’s primarily the reason why the Mets are currently sitting pretty in first place in the NL East as we approach the middle of June and it’s also why they have had one of their best starts in close to five years.
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Twins haven’t recently 'initiated' extension talks with Jose Berrios

Even though the Twins are getting some notable reinforcements back from the injured list in the coming days, the 26-39 club has a big hill to climb to even approach the postseason race. With this in mind, speculation has swirled around the Twins as trade-deadline sellers, and Jose Berrios stands out as a major potential trade chip depending on how big of a reload Minnesota wishes to make.

Twins' Jose Berrios: Fans eight in win Saturday

Berrios (7-2) allowed two earned runs on five hits and one walk while striking out eight across seven innings to earn the win Saturday over the Astros. Berrios fired six shutout innings before surrendering a pair of seventh-inning home runs to Kyle Tucker and Robel Garcia. He hasn't lost since April 20 and is 5-0 in his last eight starts. The 27-year-old has a 3.49 ERA and a 1.09 WHIP with 81 strikeouts in 77.1 innings. Berrios' seven wins has anchored a struggling Twins' team, with no other pitcher recording more than three wins this season.
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Twins edge Astros behind strong start from Jose Berrios

Jorge Polanco went 3-for-4 with a homer and three RBIs and Jose Berrios picked up his seventh win of the season as the Minnesota Twins defeated the Houston Astros, 5-2, on Saturday night in Minneapolis. Berrios (7-2) held the Astros to three singles over the first six innings and allowed...

MLB Trade Rumors: Jose Berrios Contract Update Reinforces Trade Potential

Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Jose Berrios is viewed as a prime trade target for contenders ahead of the MLB Trade Deadline. With Minnesota sporting a disappointing 26-39 record, tied for last in the AL Central, the Twins will be likely sellers at the deadline. And the latest news regarding Berrios'...

Jose Berrios pitches seven strong innings as Twins beat Astros, 5-2

MINNEAPOLIS — Jose Berrios pitched seven scoreless innings and the Twins mounted three runs in the fifth to beat Houston, 5-2, on Saturday. With the three-game series now even at a game apiece, the Twins improved to 26-38, still far behind in the American League Central. Houston fell to 36-28, trailing Oakland in the AL West.

Twins' Jose Berrios: Earns win Saturday

Berrios (6-2) earned the win Saturday against the Royals after allowing four runs on six hits and two walks while fanning four across six innings. Berrios wasn't dominant enough to record a quality start and has allowed at least three runs in three of his last five starts, but he's managed to limit the damage and has gone eight straight outings without a loss, posting a 4-0 record with a 3.83 ERA, a 1.18 WHIP and a 43:12 K:BB in that span. His next start is scheduled for next week at home against the Astros.
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Twins vs. Orioles prediction: Jose Berrios will make it look easy

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Potential Trade Packages for José Berríos

In my last article, I analyzed José Berríos’ trade value using recent trades for what impact starters netted their former clubs. Now, I will look at a few teams that might look to bolster their rotation before or at the deadline and specific players the Twins could target. The last...

Twins' Jose Berrios: Strikes out seven

Berrios (5-2) allowed three runs (one earned) on seven hits and two walks while striking out seven across 5.2 innings to earn the win Tuesday against the Orioles. Berrios got himself into trouble in the second inning by surrendering two singles and a walk, but he avoided being charged for the pair of runs scored due to an error by Andrelton Simmons. He had little trouble with the Orioles' lineup otherwise, and he earned his fifth win of the season. Through 10 starts, Berrios has maintained a 3.67 ERA and a strong 63:17 K:BB across 56.1 innings. He currently projects to draw his next start Monday in a rematch at Baltimore.

Twins' Jose Berrios: Records fourth win

Berrios (4-2) pitched five innings and earned the win in Game 2 of Thursday's doubleheader, allowing three runs on three hits and a walk with seven strikeouts in a 6-3 win over the Angels. Berrios was spotted a four-run lead before he took the mound thanks to a Miguel Sano...
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The Time to Trade José Berríos is Now

Lost in the bottom of the standings with postseason odds in the single digits, the Minnesota Twins have no choice but to be sellers at the deadline. Most of the moveable names are obvious, but José Berríos is more controversial. The time to trade the Twins’ ace is now. When...
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MLB Trade Rumors: Twins SP Jose Berrios a 'Name to Watch' for Blue Jays

Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Jose Berrios is a "name to watch" if the Toronto Blue Jays begin to pursue ways to strengthen their staff, according to MLB Network's Jon Morosi. Berrios is 3-2 with a 3.74 ERA and 3.53 FIP in eight starts so far, per FanGraphs. The first question...