Twins get Angels LHP Brian Fuentes

Updated: August 28, 2010, 4:26 PM ET
By Mark Saxon | ESPNLosAngeles.com

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- The Los Angeles Angels, languishing in third place with a sub-.500 record, traded closer Brian Fuentes to the Minnesota Twins on Friday for a minor league player to be named later.

The move gives the Angels some salary relief, with Fuentes due to earn another $1.89 million in the remaining five weeks. It also helps them replenish a minor league system that has gone from one of the best to one of the weakest over the past few seasons.

Twins manager Ron Gardenhire ...

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