The latest out of Minnesota has the team claiming shorstop Pedro Florimon off waivers from the Baltimore Orioles, Pedro Viola clearing waivers and being outrighted to Norfolk, and the team inquiring on David Murphy (to no apparent avail) and on Josh Willingham:
Twitter / @RhettBollinger
"#Twins claimed shortstop Pedro Florimon from the #Orioles."
Twitter / @danconnollysun
"The twins have claimed Inf Pedro Florimon from the orioles. Also, Pedro viola cleared waivers and was outrighted to Norfolk"
Twins claim SS Florimon from Orioles - Bollinger Beat
"The Twins claimed shortstop Pedro Florimon from the Orioles and placed him on the 40-man roster. Florimon, 24, batted .267 with a .344 on-base percentage and .396 slugging percentage in 133 games with Double-A Bowie last season. He also hit eight homers, 27 doubles and three triples with 15 stolen base in 27 attempts."
Twitter / @jcrasnick
"Nine teams have called on Josh Willingham. The list includes the #Twins, #RedSox, #Indians and #Reds"
Twitter / @jaysonst
"Exec who spoke with #Twins says they've asked #Rangers about David Murphy"
...but - Twitter / @Ken_Rosenthal
"Rangers reluctant to compromise outfield depth"