Elizabethton Twins

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Elizabethton Twins
Founded in 1974
Elizabethton, Tennessee
E-Twins.PNG Elziatwinslogo.png
Team logo Cap insignia
Class-level
Current Rookie (1974–present)
Minor league affiliations
League Appalachian League (1974–present)
Division Western Division
Major league affiliations
Current Minnesota Twins (1974–present)
Minor league titles
League titles (11)
  • 1978
  • 1984
  • 1989
  • 1990
  • 2000
  • 2003
  • 2005
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2012
  • 2017
Division titles (14)
  • 1978
  • 1984
  • 1989
  • 1992
  • 1993
  • 2000
  • 2001
  • 2003
  • 2005
  • 2006
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
  • 2017
Team data
Nickname Elizabethton Twins (1974–present)
Colors Navy, scarlet, white, gray
                   
Ballpark Joe O'Brien Field (1974–present)
Owner(s)/
Operator(s)
City of Elizabethton / Boyd Sports
Manager Ray Smith
General Manager Mike Mains

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 10 occasions (1978, 1984, 1989, 1990, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2012, and 2017.)

Playoffs[edit]

Notable players[edit]

Roster[edit]

Elizabethton Twins roster
Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

  • 44 Christian Broussard
  • -- Max Cordy
  • -- Miguel De Jesus
  • 43 Juan Gamez
  • 15 Blair Lasko
  • -- Callan Pearce
  • 48 Ryley Widell

Catchers

  •  4 Andrew Cosgrove
  • -- Bryant Hayman
  • 24 Robert Molina

Infielders

  •  7 Wander Javier
  • 23 Kolton Kendrick
  • 35 J. J. Robinson

Outfielders

  • 12 Matt Albanese
  •  9 Colton Burns
  • 41 T. J. Dixon
  • -- Lean Marrero
  • -- Alex Robles

Designated hitters

  • -- Colton Waltner

Manager

Coaches

  • -- Takashi Miyoshi (coach)
  • 19 Luis Ramirez (pitching)
  •  1 Jeff Reed (hitting)


Injury icon 2.svg 7-day disabled list
* On Minnesota Twins 40-man roster
# Rehab assignment
∞ Reserve list
‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
† Temporary inactive list
Roster updated May 1, 2018
Transactions
→ More rosters: MiLB • Appalachian League
Minnesota Twins minor league players

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