Sep 26, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Ervin Santana (30) pitches during the first inning of a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park. Mandatory Credit: Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports
Minnesota Lands A Pitcher
Just days after signing Torii Hunter, the Twins went out and addressed their biggest area of need, starting pitching. On December 11, the club came to terms on a four-year deal with right-handed pitcher Ervin Santana. After dabbling into the idea of signing him a year ago, the Twins handed Santana a long-term deal and solidified their rotation with a quality veteran starter. The Twins Cities were now officially ready to #SMELLBASEBALL.