Category: ‘Outfielders’

Minnesota Twins Facing a Green Solution for Their Centerfield Opening
February 8th, 2016 at 1:30 PM
The Minnesota Twins have had some talented players in center field the past few seasons. Denard Span and Aaron Hicks to name a few. This season they have a wide open competition among three youngsters for the spot. Byron Buxton, 22, Eddie Rosario, 24, and Danny Santana, 21, are all...

Minnesota Twins Sign Carlos Quentin to Minor League Contract
February 6th, 2016 at 2:58 PM
The Minnesota Twins have signed 33-year-old Carlos Quentin to a Minor League contract. The aging outfielder will get a chance to revive his career if he makes the 40-man roster this spring. ***PHOTO1*** Quentin initially announced his retirement in May through the Seattle Mariners. He cited chronic knee problems as his reason...

Minneosta Twins to Induct Torii Hunter into Team’s Hall of Fame in July
February 3rd, 2016 at 12:01 PM
Torii Hunter wanted to finish his 19-year professional career with the team he played his first 11 seasons with in the Minnesota Twins and after the 2015 season, the 39-year-old hung up the spikes for good. ***PHOTO1*** This past week, Hunter was informed by Hall of Famer Rod Carew that he would...

Minnesota Twins’ Miguel Sano Drops 5 Pounds; Ready for Transition into Outfield for 2016
February 3rd, 2016 at 10:36 AM
After an impressive start to his career in 2015 that almost earned him the American League Rookie of the Year Award, Miguel Sano is ready for a full season as part of the Minnesota Twins and looking for similar success he had, especially at the plate. ***PHOTO1*** Sano, who hit .269 with...

Carlos Quentin Puts Off Retirement; Signs Minor League Deal with Minnesota Twins
February 3rd, 2016 at 9:43 AM
Carlos Quentin was considering hanging it up for good this year after not playing at all during the 2015 season, but instead, he'll be giving his career one last try for the 2016 season. ***PHOTO1*** Jon Heyman of CBS Sports has reported that the Minnesota Twins have signed the veteran outfielder to...