Contact Us
Justin Morneau

Justin Morneau

Getty Images
Getty Images
[

Orioles Complete Sweep Of Twins; Home Opener Today

The Twins lost 3-1 at Baltimore Sunday as the Orioles completed the sweep of Minnesota. Jason Hammel took a no-hitter into the 8th inning before Justin Morneau's double broke-up the no-hitter to lead off the 8th inning. Josh Willingham doubled Morneau in to scored the lone Twins' run. Anthony Swarzak threw 5 innings with 1 earned run allowed to take the loss. Swarzak started in place of Liam Hendriks. Hendriks couldn't pitch because of food poisioning.

Read More|Comment

Getty Images
Getty Images
[

Tampa Bay Beats Twins 6-2; Marquis Returns

The Twins lost 6-2 in exhibition play to Tampa Bay in Fort Myers, Florida Tuesday afternoon. Josh Willingham went 2-3 with 1 RBI and Justin Morneau had a RBI double for the Twins. Liam Hendriks started the game for Minnesota and threw 5 1/3 innings with 9 hits and 4 earned runs allowed to take the loss.

Read More|Comment

Getty Images
Getty Images
[

Twins Tie Rays 6-6; Morneau Is DH

The Twins tied Tampa Bay 6-6 in an exhibition game Monday afternoon in Florida. Danny Valencia went 3-4 with a homerun and 2 RBIs and Luke Hughes hit a solo homerun for Minnesota. Francisco Liriano threw 5 innings with 7 hits and 1 earned run allowed with 7 strikeouts and 1 walk for the Twins.

Read More|Comment

Getty Images
Getty Images
[

Twins, Morneau Beat Phillies 11-7

The Twins beat the Phillies in Fort Myers, Florida 11-7 Wednesday afternoon. Justin Morneau went 3-4 with a homerun with 2 runs scored and 3 RBIs, Luke Hughes went 2-4 with a homerun and 3 RBIs and Joe Mauer went 3-4 with 2 runs scored and 1 RBI for the Twins. Francisco Liriano threw 4 innings with 8 hits and 2 earned runs allowed to get the win.

Read More|Comment

Getty Images
Getty Images
[

Morneau at DH; Get Used to it

The Twins indicated on their website that Justin Morneau continues to see time at designated hitter instead of first base to reduce the wear and tear on Morneau's body. Justin Morneau has a history of concussions and his doctors told him that he's more likely to get a concussion if he is worn down. The Twins arn't taking any chances by putting Morneau in the field over the past 2 weeks.

Read More|Comment

Getty Images
Getty Images
[

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.

Read More|Comment

Getty Images
Getty Images
[

Twins Start Full Squad Workouts; Morneau Arrives

The Twins start full squad workouts in Fort Myers, Florida today. All players were required to arrive Thursday. First baseman Justin Morneau were among the last players to arrive. He is coming off a season littered with injuries including his fight with concussion symptoms. General Manager Terry Ryan says Morneau is healthy and ready to go.

Read More|Comment

Getty Images
Getty Images
[

Twins’ Pitchers and Catchers Report Saturday

Pitchers and catchers report to spring training in Fort Myers, Florida Saturday with the full squad required to report by Thursday February 23. Twins General Manager Terry Ryan says first baseman Justin Morneau and catcher Joe Mauer are both healthy. Ryan also says he expects the group of starting pitchers to succeed this season much like they did in 2010.

Read More|Comment

Getty Images
Getty Images
[

Rebuilding the Twins: Designated Hitter

Who will be the Twins next DH? Seth Toupal doesn't think any one player will be the DH. Find out why, after the jump.

Read More|Comment

Leon Halip/Getty Images
Leon Halip/Getty Images
[

Rebuilding the Twins: First Base

We're looking at each position on the Minnesota Twins ball club to see where improvements are needed for the 2012 season. Today, we're examining first base.

Read More|Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://1390thefan.com using your Facebook account.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on 1390 THE FAN quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Sign up for an account to comment, share your thoughts, and earn points to get great prizes.

Register on 1390 THE FAN quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!