Twins slugger Justin Morneau’s bases-loaded double led Minnesota past Pittsburgh 5-4 in a Grapefruit League game yesterday in Fort Myers. Morneau’s shot found the left-center field gap in the fourth inning and staked the Twins to a 3-2 lead. The Pirates tied the game 4-4 in the seventh inning before Chris Colabello doubled home the go-ahead for Minnesota in the eighth inning. New Twins pitcher Vance Worley tossed two scoreless innings to start the game, allowing two hits and fanning one. Minnesota takes on Toronto today in Dunedin, Florida. Catch all the action on 860 AM KNUJ, coverage begins at 12:30pm.
TWINS BEAT PIRATES