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2012 Minnesota Twins

Roster (40-man)

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66-96, Finished 5th in AL Central (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Ron Gardenhire (66-96)
GM: Terry Ryan (Returned to GM post 11/7/2011), Farm Dir: Jim Rantz, Scouting Dir: Deron Johnson
Scored 701 runs, Allowed 832 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 68-94

Ballparks: Target Field · Attendance: 2,776,354 (6th of 14)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 98, Pitching - 100 · one-year: Batting - 100, Pitching - 101

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2011 / 2013 Roster (40-man)

Team Roster & Games By Position

Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF DH PH PR WAR Salary
Nick Blackburn 30 R R 6' 4" 240 Feb 24, 1982 6 19 19 1 19 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -2.1 $4,750,000
Alex Burnett 24 R R 6' 0" 220 Jul 26, 1987 3 67 0 5 67 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.5 $490,000
Sean Burroughs 31 L R 6' 1" 195 Sep 12, 1980 7 10 3 10 3 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 0 -0.2 $525,000
Jared Burton 31 R R 6' 5" 225 Jun 2, 1981 6 64 0 4 64 64 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.4 $750,000
Drew Butera 28 R R 6' 1" 200 Aug 9, 1983 3 42 32 42 42 1 41 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0.2
Matt Capps 28 R R 6' 2" 250 Sep 3, 1983 8 30 0 2 30 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.2 $4,500,000
Jamey Carroll 38 R R 5' 10" 175 Feb 18, 1974 11 138 130 138 137 0 0 0 66 44 37 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3.5 $2,750,000
Matt Carson 30 R R 6' 2" 200 Jul 1, 1981 3 26 16 26 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 0 9 24 2 3 2 0.1
Alexi Casilla 27 B R 5' 9" 170 Jul 20, 1984 7 106 84 106 100 0 0 0 96 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 12 2.0 $1,382,500
Cole De Vries 27 R R 6' 1" 180 Feb 12, 1985 1st 17 16 0 17 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.4
Sam Deduno 28 R R 6' 3" 190 Jul 2, 1983 3 15 15 0 15 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.7
Scott Diamond 25 L L 6' 3" 220 Jul 30, 1986 2 27 27 3 27 27 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.3
Ryan Doumit 31 B R 6' 1" 220 Apr 3, 1981 8 134 126 134 81 0 59 1 0 0 0 16 0 6 22 48 8 0 1.3 $3,000,000
Brian Dozier 25 R R 5' 11" 190 May 15, 1987 1st 84 81 84 83 0 0 0 0 0 83 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0.7
Brian Duensing 29 L L 6' 0" 205 Feb 22, 1983 4 55 11 4 55 55 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -1.2 $515,000
Eduardo Escobar 23 B R 5' 10" 175 Jan 5, 1989 2 14 13 14 14 0 0 0 8 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.2
Casey Fien 28 R R 6' 2" 205 Oct 21, 1983 3 35 0 0 35 35 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.1
Pedro Florimon 25 B R 6' 2" 180 Dec 10, 1986 2 43 42 43 43 0 0 0 0 0 43 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.9
Jeff Gray 30 R R 6' 2" 210 Nov 19, 1981 5 49 0 4 49 49 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.6 $485,000
Liam Hendriks 23 R R 6' 1" 205 Feb 10, 1989 2 17 16 2 16 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 -1.1 $480,000
Chris Herrmann 24 L R 6' 0" 200 Nov 24, 1987 1st 7 4 7 5 0 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 1 1 0 -0.3
Luke Hughes 27 R R 5' 11" 205 Aug 2, 1984 3 4 3 4 4 0 0 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 -0.0 $485,000
Erik Komatsu 24 L L 5' 10" 175 Oct 1, 1987 1st 15 9 15 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 6 9 3 2 4 -0.2
Francisco Liriano 28 L L 6' 2" 215 Oct 26, 1983 7 22 17 2 22 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.4 $5,500,000
Matt Maloney 28 L L 6' 4" 210 Jan 16, 1984 4 9 0 0 9 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.3 $482,500
Jeff Manship 27 R R 6' 2" 210 Jan 16, 1985 4 12 0 2 12 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.6
Jason Marquis 33 L R 6' 1" 220 Aug 21, 1978 13 7 7 1 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -1.1 $3,000,000
Darin Mastroianni 26 R R 5' 11" 190 Aug 26, 1985 2 77 41 77 62 0 0 0 1 0 0 25 4 34 63 10 5 16 0.9
Joe Mauer 29 L R 6' 5" 230 Apr 19, 1983 9 147 144 147 102 0 74 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 42 3 0 4.3 $23,000,000 All-Star
Justin Morneau 31 L R 6' 4" 220 May 15, 1981 10 134 133 134 99 0 0 99 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 34 1 0 1.2 $14,000,000
Tsuyoshi Nishioka 27 B R 6' 1" 175 Jul 27, 1984 2 3 3 3 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.5 $3,000,000
Lester Oliveros 24 R R 6' 0" 235 May 28, 1988 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.0
Chris Parmelee 24 L L 6' 1" 220 Feb 24, 1988 2 64 49 64 54 0 0 38 0 0 0 1 0 18 19 1 12 0 -0.6 $480,000
Carl Pavano 36 R R 6' 5" 265 Jan 8, 1976 14 11 11 1 11 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.9 $8,500,000
Luis Perdomo 28 R R 6' 0" 180 Apr 27, 1984 3 15 0 0 15 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.1
Glen Perkins 29 L L 6' 0" 205 Mar 2, 1983 7 70 0 4 70 70 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.4 $1,550,000
Trevor Plouffe 26 R R 6' 2" 205 Jun 15, 1986 3 119 113 119 116 0 0 3 4 95 1 2 0 15 17 2 2 0 1.1 $485,000
Ben Revere 24 L R 5' 9" 165 May 3, 1988 3 124 118 124 121 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 39 84 128 0 3 1 2.6 $492,500
Tyler Robertson 24 L L 6' 5" 285 Dec 23, 1987 1st 40 0 0 40 40 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.3
Denard Span 28 L L 6' 0" 210 Feb 27, 1984 5 128 122 128 125 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 125 0 125 1 2 3 5.0 $3,000,000
Anthony Swarzak 26 R R 6' 4" 210 Sep 10, 1985 3 44 5 3 44 44 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.4 $487,500
Clete Thomas 28 L R 5' 11" 200 Nov 14, 1983 3 12 7 12 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 9 11 0 2 1 -0.0 $481,000
Danny Valencia 27 R R 6' 2" 220 Sep 19, 1984 3 34 33 34 34 0 0 0 0 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 -0.8 $515,000
Esmerling Vasquez 28 R R 6' 1" 200 Nov 7, 1983 4 6 6 0 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2
Kyle Waldrop 26 R R 6' 5" 220 Oct 27, 1985 2 17 0 0 17 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.6 $480,000
P.J. Walters 27 R R 6' 4" 215 Mar 12, 1985 4 12 12 0 12 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.5
Josh Willingham 33 R R 6' 2" 230 Feb 17, 1979 9 145 143 145 119 0 0 0 0 0 0 119 0 0 119 25 2 0 3.2 $7,000,000
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF DH PH PR WAR Salary
Primary salary Data (about) courtesy Doug Pappas, and the Society for American Baseball Research.
Additional 1915-1969 salaries researched via Baseball Hall of Fame contract archives by Dr. Michael Haupert of UW-LaCrosse.
Salaries for mid-season call-ups or traded players may not be shown.
Salaries converted to alternate years using Consumer Price Index (CPI) data courtesy of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve Board.

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