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Twinsights: Mike Pelfrey “more than capable” of completing comeback, agent says

Twins right-hander Mike Pelfrey has circled Sept. 3 for his first possible bullpen session following June 10 surgery to decompress a nerve in his throwing elbow. Could Pelfrey make it back to the mound by the end of the season? “Mike is a competitor,” agent Scott Boras said of his client. “I want to make sure he’s healthy and ready for next year. If he can do that and pitch this year, fine, but we have to take a look at that.” Boras was upbeat about Pelfrey’s chances of making a full recovery after what appears to be a lost first season of a two-year, $11 million contract......

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Twins, Mike Pelfrey eye Sept. 3 for first bullpen session

Twins right-hander Mike Pelfrey, coming off June 10 surgery to relieve pressure on the ulnar nerve in his throwing elbow, hopes to resume playing catch by the end of the month.

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Twinsights: Mike Pelfrey shooting for Sept. 3 bullpen session

Twins right-hander Mike Pelfrey, coming off June 10 surgery to relieve pressure on the ulnar nerve in his throwing elbow, hopes to resume playing catch by the end of the month. Tentatively, Sept. 3 has been targeted for Pelfrey’s first bullpen, but that would be thrown at 50-percent intensity, he said Wednesday. He might be able to take the mound for a relief appearance before the season ends, but he doubts he will make another start until 2015. “I don’t think I could build my pitch count up to 90 or 100,” he said. “That’s going to be stretching it.” Signed through next......

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MIN@DET: Dirks connects on a solo homer in the third

4/29/13: Andy Dirks drills a solo homer to right off Mike Pelfrey to cut the Twins' lead to 2-1 in the bottom of the third Check out http://MLB.com/video for more!About MLB.com: Baseball Commissioner Allan H. (Bud) Selig announced on January 19, 2000, tha

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5/5/13: Pelfrey earns his third win, Plouffe homers

Daily Recap: Mike Pelfrey earned his third win of the season and Trevor Plouffe hit a two-run homer to lift the Twins past the Indians, 4-2 Check out http://MLB.com/video for more! About MLB.com: Baseball Commissioner Allan H. (Bud) Selig announced on Ja