• Twins Release Derek Fisher

    16 days ago - By MLB Trade Rumors

    The Twins released outfielder Derek Fisher from their Triple-A affiliate over the weekend, per the transactions log at MiLB.com. The former Astros, Jays and Brewers outfielder inked a minor league deal with Minnesota over the winter.
    Once regarded as one of the game's top outfield prospects, Fisher has managed just a .195/.285/.378 batting line through 466 plate appearances at the MLB level. Strikeouts have been a major problem for the now-28-year-old former No. 37 overall draft pick, as he's punched out at a 35.4% clip in the big leagues.
    Despite those Major League struggles, Fisher never...
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