Found June 28, 2013 on MLB Injury News:
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The Minnesota Twins aren't known to be sellers this trade deadline, but that isn't keeping teams away from some of their better players. The Twins, according to Jon Morosi of Fox Sports, are receiving calls on outfielder Josh Willingham and first baseman Justin Morneau. While it isn't known if those two specific players are available, it is interesting that teams would look at Morneau. While Willingham can still be productive, it appears that injuries, concussions especially, have gotten the best of Justin Morneau. Once a promising, young first baseman, Morneau has quickly turned that image around. He couldn't do anything about the concussions, as those are just freak accidents. If he can somehow turn his career around, that will definitely spark interest in him. But, as of now, that doesn't appear to be likely. I am a big fan of Willingham and I have been for sometime now. He is a power hitting outfielder who can just hit the living daylights out of the ball, but doesn't really do anything other than hit for power. On the year, Willingham is .219 with 10 home runs and 36 RBI's, while Morneau is hitting .283 with three home runs and 43 RBI's. Both players, when right, can be difference makers. Willingham can completely take over a game with his power. Morneau may not hit for power, but he can still knock in the occasional RBI. Follow @mlbinjurynews Looking for fantasy baseball advice?
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