This is the fifth in a five-part series previewing the Minnesota Twins by position heading into spring training, which starts Tuesday with pitchers and catchers reporting.
Friday: Starting pitchers
Saturday: Relief pitchers
ON THE ROSTER (alphabetical order): Oswaldo Arcia (.320, 17 HR, 98 RBI, 3 SB in the minor leagues), Joe Benson (.202, 6 HR, 36 RBI, 13 SB in the minor leagues), Aaron Hicks (.286, 13 HR, 61 RBI, 32 SB in the minor leagues), Darin Mastroianni (.252, 3 HR, 17 RBI, 21 SB), Josh Willingham (.260, 35 HR, 110 RBI, 3 SB)
OFFSEASON CHANGES: Minnesota made several big changes to its outfield this winter, trading away Denard Span and Ben Revere in exchange for pitching. Span, the Twins' center fielder and leadoff hitter for the past several seasons, was dealt to Washington in exchange for pitching prospect Alex Meyer. After dealing with concussions in 2011, Span bounced back to play in 128 games in 2012 and hit .283...