Twins, Joel Zumaya finalize deal

Updated: January 18, 2012, 6:43 PM ET
Associated Press

MINNEAPOLIS -- Relief pitcher Joel Zumaya and the Minnesota Twins have finalized their $850,000, one-year contract.

The deal includes $900,000 in performance bonuses for the oft-injured right-hander, who missed all of last season with an elbow injury. He broke a bone in the joint while throwing a pitch for the Tigers against the Twins in June 2010, his last appearance in a major league game.

The 27-year-old hasn't completed a full season since he was a rookie with Detroit in 2006. ...

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