One name that popped up perfectly matches the criteria of knowledge and a short term stay, and he remains unsigned after filing for free agency last November. Although Carlos Ruiz led the Philadelphia Phillies into two pennants as well as a World Series Championship, in thirty nine years old he would be viewed early for the rugged demands of an everyday catcher. This brings us straight back to the prior Twins catcher with the French name, Matthew Lecroy. He has been o off of the field for over 10 years and currently is employed as a trainer from the Minor!eagues, so he clearly is not going to be the replacement Castro. No, the following Minnesota catcher won’t be Lecroy, however it must be Lucroy. That’s the last name of all star catcher Jonathan, that currently is calling for games for the Athletics. With Oakland at the exact middle of a rebuild and holding the remaining teams in the American League West, front office would probably be eager to deal Lucroy for a top potential of the Twins. Since he’s signed for just 2018, Minnesota would be leasing Lucroy for this season. Giving up a prospect for a leasing player may possibly seem shortsighted, that’s before you think about the place of the Twins this year. Every one inside their division besides Cleveland is now in a rebuilding mode, giving Minnesota plenty of likely successes and also a fantastic opportunity to replicate among those Wild Cards when they cannot over come the Indians.