Found August 05, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
One thing the Twins have noticed about Oswaldo Arcia during his recent tour in the majors is that he’s flying around the bases. He did it Saturday when he hit a booming triple to center. And he did it again Sunday when his home run to right was the winning blow in the Twins’ 3-2 victory over Houston. Arcia wasn’t sure if the ball he hit off Astros righthander Brad Peacock in the seventh inning was going to clear the Target Field wall. So he burned around first base and was closing in on second when the umpires finally signaled a home run. Then he geared down into his longball gallop. “When you have guys like that rounding first hard and doing all the little things you need to do that’s an adjustment and that is good to see” first baseman Justin Morneau said. The Twins won’t mind if Arcia jogs around the bases 30-plus times a season. That means he’s clobbering balls. And that brings us to another good adjustment he made Sunday. Peacock was just called up from the minors to start ...
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