The Twins officially signed free agent righthanded starting pitcher Jason Marquis to a 1-year contract worth $3 Million. Marquis pitched with both Washington and Arizona in 2011 and was a combined 8-6 with a 4.33 ERA in 132 innings. He averaged only 5 2/3 innings per start.
The Twins are reportedly close to signing free agent starting pitcher Jason Marquis. According to Ken Rosenthal with Fox Sports Marquis and the Twins are nearing a deal. Marquis in 2011 with both Washington and Arizona was a combined 8-6 with a 4.43 ERA in 132 innings.