Elizabethton Twins

The Elizabethton Twins are a minor league baseball team of the Appalachian League and a rookie-level farm club of the Minnesota Twins. They are located in Elizabethton, Tennessee, and are named for their major league affiliate. The team plays its home games at Joe O'Brien Field which opened in 1974 and seats 2,000 fans. The Twins have won the Appalachian League Championship on 12 occasions (1978, 1984, 1989, 1990, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2012, 2017, and 2018).

Elizabethton Twins
Founded in 1974
Elizabethton, Tennessee
Team logoCap insignia
Class-level
CurrentRookie (1974–present)
Minor league affiliations
LeagueAppalachian League (1974–present)
DivisionWestern Division
Major league affiliations
CurrentMinnesota Twins (1974–present)
Minor league titles
League titles (12)
  • 1978
  • 1984
  • 1989
  • 1990
  • 2000
  • 2003
  • 2005
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2012
  • 2017
  • 2018
Division titles (15)
  • 1978
  • 1984
  • 1989
  • 1992
  • 1993
  • 2000
  • 2001
  • 2003
  • 2005
  • 2006
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
  • 2017
  • 2018
Team data
NicknameElizabethton Twins (1974–present)
ColorsNavy, scarlet, white, gray
                   
MascotRookie (2005-present)
BallparkJoe O'Brien Field (1974–present)
Owner(s)/
Operator(s)
City of Elizabethton / Boyd Sports
ManagerRay Smith
General ManagerBrice Ballentine[1]

Playoffs

Notable players

Roster

Elizabethton Twins roster
Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

  • 24 Yancarlos Baez
  • 22 Tyler Beck
  • 36 Tyler Benninghoff
  • -- Tanner Brubaker
  • -- Matt Canterino
  • 39 Steven Cruz
  • 33 Benjamin Dum
  • -- Zach Featherstone
  • 21 Osiris German
  • 24 Sawyer Gipson-Long
  • 20 Owen Griffith
  • 43 Ben Gross
  • 47 Brent Headrick
  • 25 Cody Laweryson
  • -- Landon Leach
  • -- Casey Legumina
  • 15 Andriu Marin
  • -- Sean Mooney
  • -- Seth Pinkerton
  • 19 Ryan Shreve
  • 37 Frandy Torres
  • 11 Louie Varland
  • 16 Ryley Widell

Catchers

  • 22 Yeremi De La Cruz
  • -- Cole Donaldson
  •  8 Kidany Salva
  • 13 Janigson Villalobos

Infielders

  • 11 Ricky De La Torre
  •  7 Will Holland
  • 38 Trevor Jensen
  • -- Edouard Julien
  • 27 Charles Mack
  • 30 Parker Phillips
  •  5 Ruben Santana

Outfielders

  • 23 Willie Joe Garry Jr.
  •  9 Max Smith
  • -- Albee Weiss

Manager

Coaches


7-day injured list
* On Minnesota Twins 40-man roster
# Rehab assignment
∞ Reserve list
‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
† Temporary inactive list
Roster updated October 28, 2019
Transactions
→ More rosters: MiLB  Appalachian League
Minnesota Twins minor league players

References

  1. "Brice Ballentine Named E-Twins GM". Ballpark Digest. March 27, 2019. Retrieved March 27, 2019.


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