The Minnesota Twins continue to make some noise early in this offseason. The team has traded backup catcher Chris Herrman to the Arizona Diamondbacks for Minor League outfielder/first baseman Daniel Palka.
Twins right fielder Torii Hunter has announced his retirement. Hunter thanks the Twins and Twins fans for the memories after 19 years in the Major Leagues. He played his first full seasons with the Twins before signing a free agent deal with the Los Angeles Angels in 2008.
The Minnesota Twins unveiled plans today (Monday) to reconfigure Target Field's center field seating area into multi-level fan gathering spaces. The renovations will be the most extensive at Target Field so far.