Pirates Beat Twins; Morneau Plays B Game
The Twins lost to Pittsburgh 5-2 in their exhibition game Tuesday afternoon before Justin Morneau saw action in the “B” game against Pittsburgh earlier in the day. Morneau had a double and a homerun in the “B” game. It was the first game action he saw since in sustained a concussion in July. Delmon Young (turf toe) also played in the “B” game. Matt Brown had 2 hits and 1 RBI in the regular game and Carl Pavano threw 4 shutout innings. Tsyoshi Nishioka singled to left in the game and started a double play. The Twins are 6-4 and will play against Baltimore today at 12:05.