1 name that popped up perfectly matches the criteria of experience and also a short-term stay, and he remains unsigned after filing for free agency last November. Even though Carlos Ruiz led the Philadelphia Phillies to two pennants together with a World Series Championship, in thirty nine years old he’d be viewed early for the rocky demands of an every day catcher. This brings us back into the former Twins catcher with the French name, Matthew Lecroy. He has been off of this field for over a decade and now is employed as a trainer in the Minor!eagues, so he clearly is not going to be the replacement for Castro. No, the next Minnesota catcher will not be Lecroy, but it ought to be Lucroy. That’s the previous name of all star catcher Jonathan, who now is calling for games for the Athletics. Together with Oakland at the exact middle of a rebuild and holding the remaining teams at the American League West, the front office will probably be ready to deal Lucroy to get a high potential of their Twins. Since he’s signed for just 2018, Minnesota would be simply renting Lucroy for this season. Giving a prospect up for a leasing player might appear shortsighted, that is before you take into account the job of the Twins this past year. Everybody else within their branch besides Cleveland is in a rebuilding mode, giving Minnesota lots of likely successes and also a good opportunity to repeat as one of the Wild Cards when they cannot over come the Indians.