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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 (35 yrs) in Pensacola, FL
Hometown:Pensacola, FL
Experience:10 years
Drafted:Drafted by Chicago Cubs in 2007 (1/48).
Acquired:Acquired as a free agent in 2020.
Bats:R
Throws:R
2021 Season Stats
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS OBP SLG AVG
YTD 135 457 73 113 26 0 26 72 74 114 0 0 .352 .475 .247
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Scouting Report
Assets: 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.
Flaws: 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.
Career 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
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