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Minnesota Twins AL Central
Dereck Rodriguez • P
Status:Off season
Ht/Wt:6'0", 208 lbs.
Born:Jun 5, 1992 (30 yrs) in Arlington, TX
Hometown:Plantation, FL
Experience:3 years
Drafted:Drafted by Minnesota in 2011 (6/208).
Acquired:Acquired as a free agent in 2022.
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Scouting Report
Assets: Owns a big arm and definite strikeout ability. Has good genes as the son of MLB Hall-of-Fame catcher Ivan Rodriguez. Can be used as either a starter or reliever in the minors.
Flaws: Lacks ideal size for a big-league pitcher. May not have the stamina or pitching arsenal to become a rotation member at the highest level, so his future may be strictly as a reliever.
Career Potential: Power right-hander with a little upside.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
Appalachian League (R) Most Valuable Pitcher 2015
Appalachian League (R) All-Star Team 2015
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