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Updated: December 10th, 2013 4:56pm
Report: Twins have made an offer to free-agent pitcher Mike Pelfrey

Report: Twins have made an offer to free-agent pitcher Mike Pelfrey

by Derek Wetmore
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Two free-agent acquisitions haven't halted the Twins offseason pursuit of pitching. The team is still interested in bringing back starter Mike Pelfrey, according to Rhett Bollinger of

Mike Berardino of the Pioneer Press also reported that the Twins have a two-year, $10 million offer on the table

Pelfrey, who turns 30 next month, was one of the team's top starters in 2013, in a much-maligned starting rotation. His agent is Scott Boras.

In his first season following May 2012 Tommy John surgery, Pelfrey went 5-13 in 152 2/3 innings. He struck out 5.95 batters per nine innings and walked 3.12. His average fastball velocity was 92.4 mph, the same as his career velocity across 1,049 innings in the Majors.

Derek Wetmore is the senior editor for His previous stops include and the Minnesota Daily.
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In this story: Ron Gardenhire, Mike Pelfrey