Phil Hughes RUMORS & NEWS

  • Shoulder sends Phil Hughes to DL again as Twins split doubleheader with Royals

    St. Paul Pioneer Press "Phil Hughes clearly wasn’t right. As Jorge Bonifacio sent a fourth-inning cut fastball on a majestic arc into the bullpen, the Twins’ struggling starter slumped forward with both hands on his knees. When Brandon Moss connected as well moments later, a shellshocked Hughes was on his way to a 6-4..." May 22

  • How Phil Hughes calmed Matt Harvey’s surgery fear

    New York Post "Baseball is a brotherhood. The Twins’ Phil Hughes wanted to help the Mets’ Matt Harvey any way he could regarding the right-hander’s thoracic outlet syndrome surgery. The Dark Knight is fearless on the mound, but this was uncharted waters. He was facing a surgery last July he knew little about,..." February 16

  • Phil Hughes held onto his rib as souvenir from surgery

    New York Daily News "Phil Hughes isn’t likely to earn any jewelry as a member of the Twins anytime soon, so the starter has looked inward to find a solution. The former Yankee righthander decided to keep the rib that was removed during his July surgery to repair Thoracic Outlet Syndrome. And now he wants to turn..." February 16