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Twinsights: Glen Perkins won't let Gopher hitters leave 'with a story'

Twinsights: Glen Perkins won't let Gopher hitters leave 'with a story'

FORT MYERS, Fla. --Twins closer Glen Perkins is looking forward to facing the University of Minnesota in an exhibition game on Wednesday night. He doesn’t plan on holding anything back. “I’m going to do my best to have a 1-2-3 quick inning,” the former Gophers standout said Monday. “I don’t want any of those kids going home with a story. I’m going to try my best to not give them a story.” After a three-game sweep of Florida Gulf Coast University over the weekend, the Gophers had to fly home to the Twin Cities to attend classes for a couple […] The post Twinsights: Glen...
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FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Twins manager Paul Molitor hasn’t had a chance to watch much batting practice so far, but reports of Miguel Sano’s exploits have definitely crossed his radar. “I just keep hearing how far balls are going,” Molitor said after Monday’s workout. “It’s fun for people to see. I hope he’s working on his whole game.” Wednesday’s exhibition against the University of Minnesota should mark Sano’s first game action in more than 16 months. Molitor has been more interested so far this spring in Sano’s defensive work at third base. “I was working today on the...

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