Morneau Wants to Play In First Exhibition Game
Twins first baseman Justin Morneau says he wants to play in the Twins first exhibition game against Tampa Bay Saturday at 12:05 in Fort Myers, Florida. Hear the game on WJON. Morneau has been battling concussion symptoms and other injuries over the past 2 seasons but says he feels good after a week of spring training. Morneau hit a double and a homerun in batting practice against Francisco Liriano Tuesday.
Morneau played in just 69 games for the Twins last season and hit .227 with 4 homeruns and 30 RBIs.