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The Twins, seeking to boost their starting rotation, have signed free-agent right-hander Jason Marquis.
Marquis agreed to a $3 million, one-year contract with the Twins on Thursday.
Marquis, 33, went 8-5 with a 3.95 ERA for the Nationals last season before getting traded to the Diamondbacks on July 30 -- and suffering a season-ending fractured right tibia in his third start after the deal.
The Twins will be Marquis' seventh team and his first in the AL. He is 104-98 in his career with a 4.55 ERA.
The Associated Press contributed to this report
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The Minnesota Twins have signed right-handed starter Jason Marquis to a one-year deal worth $3 million.Marquis is joining his fifth team in as many seasons. The 33-year-old spent last 2011 between the Washington Nationals and Arizona Diamondbacks, going 8-6 with a 4.43 ERA in 132 innings.Marquis' best season came in 2004, when he won 16 games with a 3.71 ERA with the St. Louis...
MINNEAPOLIS The Minnesota Twins have added several free agent position players so far this offseason, and it appears they may soon be adding a pitcher.According to FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal, the Twins are close to acquiring pitcher Jason Marquis. The 33-year-old right-hander has spent 12 seasons in the big leagues and made 23 starts last year for the Washington Nationals and...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Right-hander Jason Marquis has agreed to a one-year, $3 million deal with the Minnesota Twins.
It looks like Jason Marquis might be headed to the Twins. It is a solid move for the Twinkies who could use a middle of the rotation arm with experience. Click HERE to read more.
Right-hander Jason Marquis has agreed to a one-year, $3 million deal with the Minnesota Twins.
The Minnesota Twins added more depth to their pitching staff on Thursday, signing veteran Jason Marquis to a one-year, $3 million contract.
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Twins Centric wonders if the Minnesota infield defense is up to supporting Jason Marquis’s ground ball tendencies.
The Twins are nearing a deal with starting pitcher Jason Marquis, Ken Rosenthal of FOXSports reports.