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Next two weeks could impact 2012 Twins

Whether or not the Twins are competitive in 2012 could be determined over the next two weeks. Next Monday marks the beginning of baseball's Winter Meetings, a time period when free-agents start flying off the market.
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Whether or not the Twins are competitive in 2012 could be determined over the next two weeks. Next Monday marks the beginning of baseball's Winter Meetings, a time period when free-agents start flying off the market.

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