1 name that popped up certainly fits the criteria of knowledge and also a short-term stay, and he’s unsigned after filing for free agency last November. Although Carlos Ruiz headed the Philadelphia Phillies into two pennants as well as a World Series Championship, in thirty nine years old he’d be considered ancient for the rocky demands of an everyday catcher. This brings us straight back into the prior Twins catcher with the French name, Matthew Lecroy. He’s been o off of the field for more than 10 years and currently is employed as a coach from the Minor!eagues, so he clearly isn’t going to be the replacement Castro. No, the next Minnesota catcher will not be Lecroy, but it must be Lucroy. That’s the previous name of all star catcher Jonathan, who currently is calling games for the Athletics. Together with Oakland in the middle of a rebuild and holding up the rest of the teams at the American League West, the front office will probably be prepared to deal Lucroy to get a top ten potential of the Twins. Since he is signed for only 2018, Minnesota would be leasing Lucroy for this season. Giving a prospect up for a rental player may seem shortsighted, that is before you think about the place of the Twins this past year. Everyone in their division besides Cleveland is now in a rebuilding mode, giving Minnesota plenty of likely successes and also a good chance to repeat as one of those wildcards when they cannot over come the Indians.