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2017 Minnesota TwinsSeason Roster
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Max Kepler played for the 2017 Minnesota Twins
LeagueAmerican LeagueDivisionCentralLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameTwins
LocationMinneapolis,Minnesota
Record85-77 (2nd in American League Central)League Rank5thMLB Rank11th
BallparkTarget Field
ManagerPaul MolitorGeneral ManagerDerek Falvey
CoachesNeil Allen (Pitching Coach), Gene Glynn (Third Base Coach), Eddie Guardado (Bullpen Coach), Rudy Hernandez (Assistant Hitting Coach), Jeff Pickler (Major League Coach), James Rowson (Hitting Coach), Jeff Smith (First Base Coach), Joe Vavra (Bench Coach)
PlayoffsLost AL Wild-Card Game Yankees)
#1 Draft PickRoyce Lewis (#1)
Payroll$100,787,500 (Rank: 22nd)
Attendance2,051,279 (Rank: 21st)
Minor League AffiliatesRochester Red Wings (AAA) 80-62 ... Chattanooga Lookouts (AA) 91-49 ... Fort Myers Miracle (A+) 75-60 ... Cedar Rapids Kernels (A) 75-65 ... Elizabethton Twins (Rk) 41-27 ... Gulf Coast Twins (Rk) 35-23 ... Dominican Twins (Rk) 49-22 ...
Years Available1901-2018

Team History -- 2017 Statistics -- 2017 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Spring Training -- Payroll -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions

 
The players below represent ALL players who played at least 1 game for the 2017 Minnesota Twins.
Age displayed is as of June 30th for the 2017 baseball season.

2017 Minnesota Twins Roster

TopPREV   NEXT Visual Roster Major Leaguers Active Players Drafted Players 1st Round Draft Picks Still Active on Roster
UnifPlayer NamePosHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsHigh SchoolCollege(s)Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
16Ehire AdrianzaSS6-1 155 B-R 1989-08-21 27Guarenas,Venezuela MLB2008-20182013-2018  
2006-   UDFA-SFN
ActiveMinnesota Twins (MLB)
9Matt BelisleP6-3 195 R-R 1980-06-06 37Austin,Texas MLB1999-20182003-2018McCallum (Austin,TX)
1998- 2-  52-ATL
DL-10Minnesota Twins (MLB)
17Jose BerriosP6-0 190 R-R 1994-05-27 23Bayamon,Puerto Rico MLB2012-20182016-2018  
2012- 1-  32-MIN
ActiveMinnesota Twins (MLB)
62Buddy BoshersP6-3 205 L-L 1988-05-09 29Huntsville,Alabama MLB2007-20182013-2017Lee (Huntsville,AL)Calhoun CC
2008- 4- 139-ANA
ActivePittsburgh Pirates (MLB)
47Craig BreslowP6-1 180 L-L 1980-08-08 36New Haven,Connecticut MLB1999-20182005-2017Trumbull (Trumbull,CT)Yale U.
2002-26- 769-MIL
MinorsToronto Blue Jays (AAA)
67Alan BusenitzP6-1 172 R-R 1990-08-22 26Covington,Georgia MLB2009-20182017-2018Athens (Athens,GA)Kennesaw St, Georgia Perimeter Col
2013-25- 757-ANA
MinorsMinnesota Twins (AAA)
25Byron BuxtonCF6-2 190 R-R 1993-12-18 23Baxley,Georgia MLB2012-20182015-2018Appling County (Baxley,GA)
2012- 1-   2-MIN
DL-10Minnesota Twins (AAA)
21Jason CastroC6-3 210 L-R 1987-06-18 30Castro Valley,California MLB2006-20182010-2018Castro Valley (Castro Valley,CA)Stanford U.
2008- 1-  10-HOU
DL-60Minnesota Twins (MLB)
40Bartolo ColonP6-0 230 R-R 1975-05-24 42Altamira,Dom Rep MLB1994-20181997-2018  
1993-   UDFA-CLE
ActiveTexas Rangers (MLB)
27John CurtissP6-4 200 R-R 1993-04-05 24Dallas,Texas MLB2012-20182017-2018Carroll (Southlake,TX)Texas
2014- 6- 170-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (AAA)
2Brian Dozier2B5-11 185 R-R 1987-05-15 30Fulton,Mississippi MLB2006-20182012-2018Itawamba AHS (Fulton,MS)So.Mississippi
2009- 8- 252-MIN
ActiveLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)
56Tyler DuffeyP6-3 210 R-R 1990-12-27 26Houston,Texas MLB2010-20182015-2018Bellaire (Bellaire,TX)Rice U.
2012- 5- 160-MIN
ActiveMinnesota Twins (MLB)
47Dietrich EnnsP6-1 190 L-L 1991-05-16 26Oak Park,Illinois MLB2010-20182017-2017Lincoln Way East (Frankfort,IL)Central Michigan U.
2012-19- 607-NYA
MinorsMinnesota Twins (AA)
5Eduardo Escobar3B5-10 150 B-R 1989-01-05 28Villa de Cura,Cuba MLB2008-20182011-2018  
2006-   UDFA-CHA
ActiveArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)
24Jaime GarciaP6-2 200 L-L 1986-07-08 30Reynosa,Mexico MLB2006-20182008-2018Sharyland (Mission,TX)
2005-22- 680-SLN
ActiveToronto Blue Jays (MLB)
43Mitch Garver1B6-1 210 R-R 1991-01-15 26Albuquerque,New Mexico MLB2010-20182017-2018La Cueva (Albuquerque,NM)New Mexico
2013- 9- 260-MIN
ActiveMinnesota Twins (MLB)
35Dillon GeeP6-1 195 R-R 1986-04-28 31Cleburne,Texas MLB2005-20172010-2017Cleburne (Cleburne,TX)Texas-Arlington
2007-21- 663-NYN
International  
44Kyle GibsonP6-5 210 R-R 1987-10-23 29Greenfield,Indiana MLB2007-20182013-2018Greenfield-Central (Greenfield,IN)Missouri
2009- 1-  22-MIN
ActiveMinnesota Twins (MLB)
38Chris GimenezC6-2 190 R-R 1982-12-27 34Gilroy,California MLB2002-20182009-2018Gilroy (Gilroy,CA)Nevada
2004-19- 557-CLE
MinorsChicago Cubs (AAA)
23Niko GoodrumRF6-3 167 B-R 1992-02-28 25Jonesboro,Georgia MLB2010-20182017-2018Fayette County (Fayetteville,GA)
2010- 2-  71-MIN
ActiveDetroit Tigers (MLB)
8Zack GraniteCF6-0 175 L-L 1992-09-17 24Staten Island,New York MLB2011-20182017-2017Tottenville (Staten Island,NY)Seton Hall U.
2013-14- 410-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (AAA)
36Robbie GrossmanLF6-0 200 B-L 1989-09-16 27Cypress,Texas MLB2008-20182013-2018Cypress Fairbanks (Cypress,TX)
2008- 6- 174-PIT
DL-10Minnesota Twins (MLB)
58Justin HaleyP6-5 230 R-R 1991-06-16 26Orangevale,California MLB2010-20182017-2018Bella Vista (Fair Oaks,CA)Sierra Col, Fresno St
2012- 6- 211-BOS
MinorsBoston Red Sox (AAA)
50Chris HestonP6-4 185 R-R 1988-04-10 29Palm Bay,Florida MLB2007-20182014-2017Bayside (Palm Bay,FL)Seminole St Florida, East Carolina U.
2009-12- 357-SFN
Free Agent  
39Trevor HildenbergerP6-2 175 R-R 1990-12-15 26Mountain View,California MLB2010-20182017-2018Archbishop Mitty (San Jose,CA)California
2014-22- 650-MIN
ActiveMinnesota Twins (MLB)
45Phil HughesP6-5 220 R-R 1986-06-24 31Santa Ana,California MLB2004-20182007-2018Foothill (Santa Ana,CA)
2004- 1-  23-NYA
Free Agent  
76Felix JorgeP6-2 170 R-R 1994-01-02 23Santiago,Dom Rep MLB2011-20182017-2017  
2011-   UDFA-MIN
Free Agent  
26Max KeplerRF6-4 215 L-L 1993-02-10 24Stuttgart,Germany MLB2010-20182015-2018South Fort Myers (Fort Myers,FL)
2009-   UDFA-MIN
ActiveMinnesota Twins (MLB)
27Brandon KintzlerP6-1 180 R-R 1984-08-01 32Las Vegas,Nevada MLB2004-20182010-2018Palo Verde (Las Vegas,NV)Dixie St Utah
2004-40-1182-SDN
ActiveChicago Cubs (MLB)
7Joe Mauer1B6-4 220 L-R 1983-04-19 34St. Paul,Minnesota MLB2001-20182004-2018Cretin-Derham Hall (St. Paul,MN)
2001- 1-   1-MIN
ActiveMinnesota Twins (MLB)
49Adalberto MejiaP6-3 195 L-L 1993-06-20 24Bonao,Dom Rep MLB2011-20182016-2018  
2011-   UDFA-SFN
DL-10Minnesota Twins (MLB)
58Tim MelvilleP6-5 210 R-R 1989-10-09 27Wentzville,Missouri MLB2009-20182016-2017Holt (Wentzville,MO)
2008- 4- 115-KCA
MinorsBaltimore Orioles (MLB)
58Gabriel MoyaP6-0 175 L-L 1995-01-09 22Cabimas,Venezuela MLB2012-20182017-2018  
2012-   UDFA-ARI
ActiveMinnesota Twins (MLB)
15Glen PerkinsP5-11 190 L-L 1983-03-02 34Stillwater,Minnesota MLB2003-20172006-2017Stillwater Area (Stillwater,MN)Minnesota
2004- 1-  22-MIN
Retired  
11Jorge PolancoSS5-11 165 B-R 1993-07-05 23San Pedro de Mac,Dom Rep MLB2010-20182014-2018  
2009-   UDFA-MIN
ActiveMinnesota Twins (MLB)
57Ryan PresslyP6-3 175 R-R 1988-12-15 28Dallas,Texas MLB2008-20182013-2018Marcus (Flower Mound,TX)
2007-11- 354-BOS
ActiveMinnesota Twins (MLB)
55Taylor RogersP6-3 175 L-L 1990-12-17 26Denver,Colorado MLB2010-20182016-2018Chatfield (Littleton,CO)Kentucky
2012-11- 340-MIN
ActiveMinnesota Twins (MLB)
20Eddie RosarioLF6-0 170 L-R 1991-09-28 25Guayama,Puerto Rico MLB2010-20182015-2018Rafael Lopez Landron (Guayama,PR)
2010- 4- 135-MIN
ActiveMinnesota Twins (MLB)
64Randy RosarioP6-0 160 L-L 1994-05-18 23Nagua,Dom Rep MLB2011-20182017-2018  
2010-   UDFA-MIN
MinorsChicago Cubs (AAA)
32Drew RucinskiP6-2 209 R-R 1988-12-30 28Neenah,Wisconsin MLB2008-20182014-2018Tulsa Union (Tulsa,OK)Ohio St
2011-   UDFA-CLE
ActiveMiami Marlins (MLB)
22Miguel Sano3B6-3 195 R-R 1993-05-11 24San Pedro de Mac,Dom Rep MLB2010-20182015-2018  
2009-   UDFA-MIN
ActiveMinnesota Twins (MLB)
39Danny SantanaLF5-11 150 B-R 1990-11-07 26Monte Plata,Dom Rep MLB2009-20182014-2018  
2007-   UDFA-MIN
MinorsAtlanta Braves (AAA)
54Ervin SantanaP6-2 160 R-R 1983-01-10 34San Cristobal,Dom Rep MLB2003-20182005-2018  
2000-   UDFA-ANA
ActiveMinnesota Twins (MLB)
53Hector SantiagoP6-1 213 R-L 1987-12-16 29Newark,New Jersey MLB2007-20182011-2018Bloomfield (Bloomfield,NJ)NWFlorida St
2006-30- 915-CHA
ActiveChicago White Sox (MLB)
50Aaron SlegersP6-10 245 R-R 1992-09-04 24Scottsdale,Arizona MLB2011-20182017-2018Notre Dame Prep (Scottsdale,AZ)Indiana U.
2013- 5- 140-MIN
DL-10Minnesota Twins (AAA)
23Nick TepeschP6-4 200 R-R 1988-10-12 28Blue Springs,Missouri MLB2008-20182013-2017Blue Springs (Blue Springs,MO)Missouri
2010-14- 436-TEX
MinorsDetroit Tigers (AA)
59Mike TonkinP6-7 215 R-R 1989-11-19 27Palmdale,California MLB2008-20172013-2017Palmdale (Palmdale,CA)
2008-30- 906-MIN
International  
66Nik TurleyP6-3 210 L-L 1989-09-11 27La Canada,California MLB2008-20172017-2017Harvard-Westlake (North Hollywood,CA)
2008-50-1502-NYA
DL-60Pittsburgh Pirates (MLB)
19Kennys VargasDH6-5 215 B-R 1990-08-01 26Canovanas,Puerto Rico MLB2009-20182014-2017  
2009-   UDFA-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (AAA)
50Jason WheelerP6-6 255 L-L 1990-10-27 26Torrance,California MLB2009-20172017-2017Torrance (Torrance,CA)Loyola Marymount U.
2011- 8- 268-MIN
International  
39Adam WilkP6-2 175 L-L 1987-12-09 29Buena Park,California MLB2007-20182011-2017Cypress (Cypress,CA)Long Beach St
2009-11- 330-DET
MinorsCleveland Indians (MLB)
51Alex WimmersP6-2 195 L-R 1988-11-01 28Cincinnati,Ohio MLB2008-20182016-2017Archbishop Moeller (Cincinnati,OH)Ohio St
2010- 1-  21-MIN
MinorsMiami Marlins (MLB)
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