1 name that popped up certainly fits the criteria of experience and also a short-term stay, and he remains unsigned after filing for free agency last November. Although Carlos Ruiz headed the Philadelphia Phillies to two pennants as well as a World Series Championship, in thirty nine years of age he would be considered ancient for the rugged requirements of an every day catcher. This brings us straight back to the prior Twins catcher with the French name, Matthew Lecroy. He has been off of this field for more than ten years and currently is employed as a coach in the Minor!eagues, therefore he obviously isn’t going to be the replacement for Castro. No, the following Minnesota catcher will not be Lecroy, but it ought to be Lucroy. That is the last name of All-Star catcher Jonathan, that currently is calling games for the Athletics. Together with Oakland at the middle of a reconstruct and holding the rest of the teams in the American League West, the front office will probably be happy to deal Lucroy for a high prospect of their Twins. Since he’s signed for just 2018, Minnesota wouldbe leasing Lucroy for this particular season. Giving up a prospect for a leasing player might appear shortsighted, that’s before you consider the position of the Twins this year. Everybody else inside their division moreover Cleveland is currently in a rebuilding mode, giving Minnesota lots of likely successes and also a good chance to repeat as one of the wildcards when they cannot over come the Indians.