Twins Sign Nolasco 04 Dec 13

 The Twins have finalized a four-year contract with right-handed pitcher Ricky Nolasco.  He will earn a guaranteed 12-million-dollar salary each year.  The 30-year-old Nolasco went 13-and-11 with a 3.70 ERA in 34 games last season, splitting time between the Marlins and Dodgers.  The Twins are also reportedly finalizing a three-year contract with free-agent pitcher Phil Hughes.