Eddie Rosario, Outfield, Minnesota Twins, #20


Date of Birth: 9/28/1991
Birthplace: Guayama, Puerto Rico

Eddie Rosario, outfielder for the Minnesota Twins, was drafted by the Twins in 2010. He played in the Twins' minor league system from 2010 through part of 2014. He had a 50 game suspension for using a banned substance in 2014.

As a minor league player from 2010 through 2014, Rosario had 505 hits, 105 doubles, 69 stolen bases, 273 RBIs, and 328 strikeouts to 134 walks in 427 games. Defensively, he played 180 games in center field and 204 games at second base.

Rosario had his first major league home run in the first pitch of his first at-bat in his first major league game on May 6, 2015. He finished the 2015 season with 121 hits, 18 doubles, 15 triples, 13 home runs, 50 RBIs, and a .267 batting average in 122 games. As a left fielder in 86 games, he made 157 putouts and 5 errors.

In 2016, Rosario batted .269 in 92 games with the Twins. He finished the season with 90 hits, 17 doubles, 10 home runs, and 32 RBIs. Defensively, he played 57 games in left field, 37 games in center field, and 1 game in right field. He made 176 putouts and 4 errors.

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