Minnesota agrees to terms with Marquis
By Jon Krawczynski
AP Baseball Writer
MINNEAPOLIS -- Jason Marquis spent his entire 12-season career in the National League before becoming a free agent this offseason. With the Minnesota Twins in need of a fifth starter, he figured he'd give the other circuit a try.
Marquis agreed to a $3 million, one-year contract with the Twins on Thursday, and now he's eager to take his sinker -- and his dangerous bat -- to the American League full-time.
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