Chris Herrmann

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Chris Herrmann
Minnesota Twins – No. 12
Born: (1987-11-24) November 24, 1987 (age 27)
Tomball, Texas
Bats: Left Throws: Right
MLB debut
September 16, 2012 for the Minnesota Twins
Career statistics
(through 2014 season)
Batting average .196
Hits 49
Home runs 4
Runs batted in 23

Christopher "Chris" Herrmann (born November 24, 1987) is an American professional baseball catcher for the Minnesota Twins of Major League Baseball. He played college baseball at the University of Miami.

Professional career[edit]

Herrmann was drafted by the Baltimore Orioles in the 10th round of the 2008 Major League Baseball Draft out of Alvin Community College, but he did not sign. He was then drafted by the Minnesota Twins in the sixth round of the 2009 Major League Baseball Draft out of the University of Miami.[1]

Herrmann was called up to the majors for the first time on September 14, 2012.[2] He played in 7 games, collecting an Rbi.

He hit his first Major League home run on June 2, 2013 off of Jeremy Bonderman in a 10-0 win against the Seattle Mariners. Herrmann played in a career high 57 games for the Twins, hitting just .204 with 4 home runs and 18 rbi's. He displayed poor plate discipline, striking out 49 times in 157 at bats.


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