Twins Win Exhibition Finale
(Fort Myers, FL) — The Twins notched an 8-7 win over the Fort Myers Miracle in their exhibition finale yesterday. Chris Parmelee homered for the Twins. Nick Blackburn allowed three runs in five innings of work. The Twins open the regular season against the Orioles in Baltimore tomorrow.
Twins Option Marquis To Double-A
(Fort Myers, FL) — The Twins have optioned pitcher Jason Marquis [[ mar-KEY ]] to Double-A New Britain. Marquis missed time in spring training after his daughter was hurt in a bicycle accident. Marquis agreed to a one-year, three-million-dollar deal with the Twins in December.
Twins Make Flurry Of Moves
(Fort Myers, FL) — The Twins made a flurry of other roster moves yesterday. Minnesota placed pitcher Scott Baker on the 15-day disabled list due to a right elbow straight. Infielder Sean Burroughs and pitcher Jared Burton were called up from Triple-A Rochester and activated.