Ron Gardenhire is expected to meet with Jason Marquis on Thursday to tell him to speed things up when he's pitching. "You can't be 25-30 seconds between pitches. It can kill your offense," Gardenhire said. "It takes the momentum out of everything you do."
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Truck crashes into Napa Auto Parts store after driver's medical issue
No employees were struck by the pickup.
Motorcyclist killed in Ham Lake after passing in the turn lane
The motorcyclist was hit by a car turning onto the road.
Minnesota gets cut of Ford settlement over misleading ads
The $19.2 million settlement centers on Ford's C-Max hybrid and Super Duty pickup truck.
White House names MN as location for federal test-to-treat COVID sites
Minnesota is one of only five states that will host the pilot project.
Minnesota Aurora's first ever game ends with draw before sellout crowd
More than 5,200 came out to see the game.
The Raptor Center says downward trend holding for avian influenza
A "baby shower" fundraising campaign hopes to help return young raptors to the wild.
Commemorative street name for Prince approved in Minneapolis
The block next to the First Avenue nightclub will be named Prince Rogers Nelson Way.
Monitoring severe storm threat Saturday-Tuesday in Minnesota
The holiday weekend won't be a washout, but multiple rounds of strong and severe storms are possible.
Charges: St. Cloud meth dealer had numerous weapons. body armor
Shawn Lawrence Jacobs, 38, faces 12 felony-level charges.
Marquis expected back Tuesday
After missing two weeks to help take care of his daughter, who was injured in a bicycle accident, Jason Marquis is returning to the Twins on Tuesday. Manager Ron Gardenhire says "it's pretty obvious there's not much chance that he'll start with us." The Twins want Marquis to pitch in a game before he re-joins the big league club.
Twins stretching out relievers in case Baker and Marquis aren't ready to start
There is a growing concern that Scott Baker and Jason Marquis won't be ready to start the regular season on time. Baker is recovering from elbow tendinitis and Marquis is at home with his daughter, who was seriously injured in a bicycle accident. The backup plan is to have relievers ready to start, and Anthony Swarzak, Matt Maloney and Liam Hendriks are all being stretched out just in case their number is called.
Marquis struggles in Twins debut
The last time Jason Marquis pitched in game he broke his leg. That might explain some of his spring training jitters in his Twins' debut on Monday. The right-hander allowed four runs on three hits and three walks, and he threw three wild pitches in Minnesotas 10-2 loss to the Red Sox.
Marquis expected back with Twins Friday
Jason Marquis is scheduled to make a second start with Class AA New Britain on Thursday. Barring any setbacks, the right-handed starter will re-join the Twins on Friday. Marquis missed the final two weeks of spring training to be with his daughter, who was injured in a bicycle accident.
Marquis: 'I'm putting this team in a hole'
With an earned run average of 8.47, Jason Marquis isn't doing the Twins any favors when he pitches. "I'm not going to stop working to get better," Marquis said. "I'm just not doing my job, and I'm putting this team in a hole every time I step on the mound."
Hughes out, Marquis activated in latest Twins move
The Minnesota Twins designated infielder Luke Hughes for release or assignment today in order to clear a roster spot for pitcher Jason Marquis, who will make his Twins debut tonight against the Yankees.
Twins open homestand with Marquis on mound vs. Sox
Twins starter Jason Marquis goes for his second win of the year as he faces the Boston Red Sox at Target Field tonight. Boston, off to a 4-10 start this year, has lost five straight.
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