Morneau agrees to $4.5 million deal, avoids arbitration
MINNEAPOLIS -- AL MVP Justin Morneau agreed Friday to a $4.5 million, one-year contract with the Minnesota Twins, who also settled their salary arbitration cases with third baseman Nick Punto, reliever Juan Rincon and outfielder Lew Ford.
A Winning Formula
When Nick Punto retires, his legacy won't be his long and productive career. No, it will be for his invention of a drink that fueled Justin Morneau in his breakout MVP season of 2006. Buster Olney blog