Saturday, June 20, 2009
Minnesota Twins Preparing for an International Affair
The Minnesota Twins have spent most of June slowly gaining ground on the Detroit Tigers in the American League Central.
Early next month, the Twins could quickly gain ground on the rest of the Major League Baseball when it comes to high-profile international signings.
The Twins are one of a small handful of teams reported to be very interested in making a play for Dominican slugger, Miguel Angel Sano when the international signing period opens on July 2.
Sano is a 6-foot-3 slugging shortstop from the Dominican Republic who has been compared to everyone from Hanley Ramirez to Alex Rodriguez. Oh yeah, and he recently turned 16, the magical age that makes international players eligible to sign with a Major League club.
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