Minnesota Twins Media Luncheon Notes


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The Minnesota Twins had a media luncheon on Friday afternoon and a lot of nuggets were dispersed throughout the luncheon. I wasn’t allowed in, I think because I’m just too good looking, but the beat writers were tweeting up a storm, so here are the big notes from the day.

I wrote about this on Friday when it broke, but the big news of the day was that Chuck Knoblauch has been elected to the Twins Hall of Fame.

It looks like we might know who the starting catcher is going to be now…

On the injury front, not a whole lot is going on.

We have a little more confirmation on the Andrew Albers-Korea deal.

— We have a victor in the Josh Willingham/Jason Kubel number duel.

Here’s some loose end notes about promotions, concerts and the ‘Ron Gardenhire Show’.