Twins Officially Announce Hughes Signing

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Twins Officially Announce Hughes Signing

December 5, 2013 Updated Dec 5, 2013 at 4:07 PM CST

Minneapolis, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- The Minnesota Twins have officially announced the signing of right-handed pitcher Phil Hughes to a three-year, $24 million contract, saying on Thursday that team and player agreed to the deal this past Saturday.

The 27-year-old went (4-14) this past season with New York and posted a 5.19 earned run average. That was just one year after he had a (16-13) record with a 4.23 earned run average in the 2012 season.

In three career starts at Target Field, Hughes has a (2-1) record with a 2.53 earned run average while throwing in 21.1 innings.

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