1 name that popped up certainly fits the criteria of experience and also a short term stay, and he’s unsigned after filing for free agency last November. Even though Carlos Ruiz directed the Philadelphia Phillies to two pennants along with a World Series Championship, in thirty nine years of age he’d be viewed early for the rugged 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 more than a decade and currently is employed as a coach in the Minor!eagues, so he obviously isn’t going to be the replacement Castro. No, the following Minnesota catcher will not be Lecroy, but it should be Lucroy. That’s the previous name of All-Star catcher Jonathan, who currently is calling games for the Athletics. Together with Oakland at the middle of a reconstruct and holding the remaining teams in the American League West, the front office would probably be willing to deal Lucroy for a top possibility of the Twins. Since he’s signed for only 2018, Minnesota would be leasing Lucroy for this particular season. Giving up a prospect for a leasing player may possibly seem short sighted, that is before you take into account the job of the Twins this past year. Everyone inside their branch besides Cleveland is currently in a rebuilding mode, giving Minnesota plenty of likely successes and also a good chance to repeat among the Wild Cards when they can’t overcome the Indians.