One name that popped up perfectly matches the criteria of experience and a short-term stay, and he remains unsigned after filing for free agency last November. Although Carlos Ruiz headed the Philadelphia Phillies into two pennants together with a World Series Championship, in thirty nine years of age he would be viewed early for the rocky demands of an every day catcher. That brings us back to the prior Twins catcher with the French name, Matthew Lecroy. He has been o off of the field for more than 10 years and currently is employed as a trainer from the Minor!eagues, therefore he clearly is not going to function as replacement Castro. No, the next Minnesota catcher will not be Lecroy, but it ought to be Lucroy. That is the previous name of allstar catcher Jonathan, that now is calling games for the Athletics. With Oakland at the middle of a rebuild and holding up the remaining teams at the American League West, front office would probably be happy to deal Lucroy for a high ten possibility of their Twins. Since he is signed for only 2018, Minnesota wouldbe leasing Lucroy for this season. Giving a prospect up for a rental player may appear short sighted, that’s until you take into account the position of the Twins this year. Everyone inside their division moreover Cleveland is now in a rebuilding mode, giving Minnesota plenty of likely victories and a good chance to repeat as one of the wildcards if they cannot overcome the Indians.