World Baseball Classic
The Minnesota Twins have reassigned World Baseball Classic star Samuel Deduno to minor league camp.
Robinson Cano rejoined the Yankees from the World Baseball Classic and got New York’s only hit Thursday night in a 6-1 loss to Minnesota Twins on Thursday night.
Angel Pagan led an All-Star lineup for Puerto Rico’s national team by going 2 for 3 with an RBI in an 8-7 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday in a tuneup for the World Baseball Classic.
The next time Justin Morneau steps into the batter’s box he’ll be representing Canada in the World Baseball Classic. Morneau homered in his final game with Minnesota before leaving for the WBC, but the Twins lost to the Boston Red Sox 2-1 on Saturday.
Minnesota Twins right-hander Vance Worley was satisfied with his pitching but unhappy with the results Friday in his team’s 8-7 victory over the Miami Marlins.