Burnett returns home for Opening Day
Final piece to roster, reliever to play for home crowd
ANAHEIM -- When Twins Minor League pitching coordinator Eric Rasmussen informed right-hander Alex Burnett on Saturday that he would not be starting the year at Triple-A Rochester, Burnett's first thought was that he had gotten demoted.
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