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Morneau's 3-run double, Worley's 2 scoreless innings lead Twins past Pirates 5-4

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    Minnesota Twins' Justin Morneau runs after hitting bases loaded double to bring in three runs in the fourth inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates, Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, Fort Myers, Fla. (AP Photo/David Goldman) (The Associated Press)

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    Pittsburgh Pirates' Jose Tabata rounds the bases after hitting a home run in the seventh inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Minnesota Twins, Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, Fort Myers, Fla. Minnesota won 5-4. (AP Photo/David Goldman) (The Associated Press)

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    Pittsburgh Pirates center fielder Darren Ford dives unsuccessfully for a fly ball hit by Minnesota Twins' Chris Colabello allowing Brandon Boggs to score in the eighth inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game, Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, Fort Myers, Fla. Minnesota won 5-4. (AP Photo/David Goldman) (The Associated Press)

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    Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Kyle McPherson throws a pitch in the first inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Minnesota Twins, Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, Fort Myers, Fla. (AP Photo/David Goldman) (The Associated Press)

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    Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Vance Worley throws a pitch in the first inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates, Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, Fort Myers, Fla. (AP Photo/David Goldman) (The Associated Press)

Justin Morneau hit a three-run double for Minnesota and newcomer Vance Worley pitched two scoreless innings in his spring debut for the Twins in a 5-4 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday.

Worley was acquired in a trade with Philadelphia for outfielder Ben Revere. The right-hander gave up two hits and struck out one, far better than his previous start at Hammond Stadium when he was pitching for the Phillies last March. Worley gave up 11 runs in an exhibition game, including a two-run homer to Morneau.

Kyle McPherson, in contention for the fifth spot in Pittsburgh's rotation, needed just 12 pitches to finish his two innings. The right-hander gave up one hit.