1 name that popped up perfectly matches the criteria of experience and a short term stay, and he’s unsigned after filing for free agency last November. Although Carlos Ruiz directed the Philadelphia Phillies into two pennants as well as a World Series Championship, in thirty nine years old he’d be looked at early for the rocky demands of an everyday catcher. That brings us back to the prior Twins catcher with the French name, Matthew Lecroy. He’s been o off of the field for over ten years and now is employed as a trainer in the Minor!eagues, therefore he obviously is not going to function as replacement Castro. No, the next Minnesota catcher won’t be Lecroy, but it should be Lucroy. That is the last name of All-Star catcher Jonathan, that currently is calling games for the Athletics. With Oakland at the middle of a reconstruct and holding up the remaining teams at the American League West, the front office would probably be inclined to deal Lucroy for a top ten potential of the Twins. Since he’s signed for only 2018, Minnesota wouldbe simply renting Lucroy for this particular season. Giving up a prospect for a leasing player may appear shortsighted, that’s before you think about the place of the Twins this year. Everyone within their branch besides Cleveland is now in a rebuilding mode, giving Minnesota alot of likely victories and a good opportunity to repeat as one of those Wild Cards if they can’t over come the Indians.