Levine was asked about the pitcher's status for the upcoming season by a fan during a question-and-answer session. Levine responded that Perkins had retired to spend time with his family, while adding that there would be a job waiting for him with the Twins if he were interested.
The Minnesota Twins Winter Caravan braved a Twin Cities blizzard to get to St. Cloud Monday night. Outfielder Eddie Rosario, General Manager Thad Levine and broadcaster Dick Bremer were met by a crowd of hundreds at River's Edge Convention Center.