Minnesota Twins Sign Justin Morneau and Michael Cuddyer to Long-Term Extentions

Matt KasperCorrespondent IIJanuary 25, 2008

The Minnesota Twins announced this afternoon that they have signed 1B Justin Morneau and OF Michael Cuddyer to long-term extentions. 

Former MVP Justin Morneau's contract is a 6-year $80M contract starting this year. This nulifies the one-year contract signed last week for $7.4M.

Cuddyer's contract is a 3-year $24M contract with a team option for a fourth year at $10.5M. If they don't pick up the option, they have to buyout the contract for $1M.