Buffalo Sabres leading scorer Jack Eichel isn’t sure when he’ll be cleared to play after returning to practice for the first time since spraining his right ankle a month ago.
“Other than that, everything went about as smooth as it possibly could,” Lynn said. “Get ready for the next and kind of keep the buildup for opening day.”
Twins manager Paul Molitor said Lynn will make another start on Sunday.
“We’re trying to look at the best way we can to get him ready to help us out of the gate at some point,” Molitor said. “At the same time, trying to caution him that first time on a new team, even veteran people sometimes try to overstate their case early. So we’ll be tracking him.”
The Twins are anticipating more performances like Tuesday’s when the wins and losses actually count.
“When you talk about a competitor and the makeup every time he takes the mound, this is somebody who’s going to help lead our pitching staff and all our young players, given his experience and who he is as a player,” chief baseball officer Derek Falvey said.
Thomas’ parting with Cleveland wasn’t harmonious, and the 5-foot-9 dynamo took a few portentous looks in the direction of the Cavs’ bench — but he claimed he was only talking smack to Floyd Mayweather, his good friend sitting next to Jack Nicholson.
“I don’t need to show anybody anything,” Thomas said. “They know what I can do. I only played 15 games with them, so it’s really not about showing them what I can do. The world knows what I can do.”
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