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Minnesota Twins AL Central
Josh Donaldson • #24 • 3B
Status:Off season (on 40-man roster)
Ht/Wt:6'1", 210 lbs.
Born:Dec 8, 1985 (34 yrs) in Pensacola, FL
Hometown:Pensacola, FL
Experience:9 years
Drafted:Drafted by Chicago Cubs in 2007 (1/48).
Acquired:Acquired as a free agent in 2020.
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Scouting Report
Is a stellar offensive player, complete with excellent plate patience and home-run power. Has also settled in nicely at the hot corner and is solid defensively. Is also an intense competitor with some leadership ability. Strikes out his fair share. It took him a long time to put it all together in MLB and to find his niche as a third baseman (making the move from catcher). Injuries have become a big story later on in his baseball career.
Long Range Potential: Excellent, veteran third baseman, when healthy.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
AL Most Valuable Player Award 2015
AL Hank Aaron Award 2015
AL Silver Slugger 2016, 2015
NL Comeback player of the year 2019
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