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Josh Fields

American League Central

AL CENTRAL TwinsStarting point: 87-76, 1st (lost to Yankees in the first round).

Project manager: Bill Smith.

General contractor: Ron Gardenhire.

Bones: Reigning AL MVP Joe Mauer and 2006 MVP Justin Morneau anchor the most athletic lineup in the division, if not in the league.

New materials: SS J.J. Hardy, 2B Orlando Hudson, DH Jim Thome, RHP Clay Condrey.

In the dumpster: CF Carlos Gomez, SS Orlando Cabrera, 3B Joe Crede, C Mike Redmond, LHP Ron Mahay.

Job description: More consistency is needed in a rotation that required 10 arms behind underrated anchors Nick Blackburn and Scott Baker last season. Re-signing Carl Pavano was a start, but the...

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