"No one in the Twins' organization wants to win any more than Bill," Twins owner Jim Pohlad said in a statement.
Twins dismiss GM Smith, return Ryan as interim →
"I suppose we could hope to go for a double in 2014 and have not only the All-Star game but the World Series," Jim Pohlad said. "Actually it would be great if we could just be awarded the World Series, but we'll do our best to win it."
2014 MLB All-Star game goes to Minnesota →