Twins Sign OF Josh Willingham

Wednesday December 14th, 2011

The Minnesota Twins have agreed to multi-year contract with outfielder Josh Willingham, according to's Jerry Crasnick.!/jcrasnick/status/146736517409292289

Willingham spent last season with the Oakland Athletics, hitting .262/.371/.475 with 29 home runs and 98 RBI. Under the new collective bargaining agreement, Willingham is a Type-A free agent, which means the Twins will not have to surrender any draft picks, though the A's will still receive two picks to compensate for the loss.

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