Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 2/23/12

Minnesota Twins first baseman Justin Morneau will join the team for its first workout Friday and is not expected to face any health restrictions.

Morneau has had each of his last two seasons derailed by injuries, appearing in 150 games over that span.

The 2006 American League MVP was limited to 69 games last season, batting .227 with four homers and 30 RBIs.

He underwent surgery to remove a pinched nerve in his neck during the season and had wrist surgery following the season.

Morneau also missed the second half of the 2010 season with a concussion and was shut down for the final month last season after he had a recurrence of those symptoms.

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