The Twins have officially signed pitcher Mike Pelfrey and catcher Kurt Suzuki. Pelfrey inked a two-year, 11-million-dollar contract, while Suzuki signed for one year at 2.75-million-dollars. Pelfrey went 5-and-13 with a 5.19 ERA in 29 starts last season, his first in Minnesota. Suzuki hit .232 with five homers and 32 RBI in 94 games combined with Washington and Oakland last year.
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