Justin Morneau's health will play a large role in whether the Twins are successful this upcoming season. There is no denying the slugger can still hit a baseball a mile, but if he's not on the field the Twins are more likely a playoff viewer than a contender.
Mike Zimmer, Rick Spielman fired by Minnesota Vikings
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Wisconsin hospital system reports record number of COVID patients
Wisconsin's seven-day average for patients hospitalized was 1,784 as of Jan. 4.
Justin Jefferson's record attempt should have never come down to the final day
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Gophers goalie Jack LaFontaine signs with Hurricanes
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"I've fought the good fight...finished the race and kept the faith."
Mike Zimmer: 'I haven't heard anything about my job status'
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Vikings end disappointing year with a win over Chicago
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Morneau 'miles ahead' in concussion recovery, still wants to play first base
Justin Morneau says he is "miles ahead" of where he was at this time last year when recovering from a concussion. Morneau also believes he gives the Twins the best chance to win when he's playing first base, but he's open to playing wherever Ron Gardenhire wants him to play.
Morneau, Willingham power Twins over Royals
Josh Willingham, Justin Morneau and Trevor Plouffe each homered to lead the Twins over the Royals, 10-7 last night in Kansas City. Ben Revere added three hits and a couple of RBI as well. The Twins are playing their best baseball of the season, having won six of their last seven games.
Willingham and Burroughs arrive in Fort Myers, Morneau still hasn't reported
Newcomers Josh Willingham and Sean Burroughs arrived at Twins' Spring Training on Wednesday. The only players left to report are Justin Morneau and Oswaldo Arcia. Thursday is the official check in date for position players. As for Burroughs, he'll be playing some first, second and third base during camp.
Morneau isn't ready to play
The Twins are still without Justin Morneau as he continues to recover from a wrist injury. Ron Gardenhire is away from the team for the weekend series in Seattle, but acting manager Scott Ullger reiterated that Morneau won't play in a game until his wrist is ready.
MRI reveals Justin Morneau's wrist injury won't send him to the disabled list
Good news for the Twins Tuesday as an MRI of Justin Morneau's left wrist only showed fluid and inflammation. He'll rejoin the team in Anaheim but won't play Wednesday. Team doctors say the slugger will not need to be placed on the disabled list.
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