• Twins demote Miguel Sano to Single-A Fort Myers

    5 monthes ago - By Yardbarker

    The Minnesota Twins aren't making much noise this season. They are third place in the AL Central - but with a record of 29-36. However, they made plenty of noise Thursday afternoon by demoting Miguel Sano to Single-A Fort Myers. Per ESPN, manager Paul Molitor just wants him to get his confidence back.“We're going to get him down there and give him an opportunity to get things back on track. We don't feel like we're getting what we need from him, and he's going to have to get down there and get to work.”Sanó is coming off an All-Star season in 2017, slashing .264/.352/.507 with 28 home...
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  • Struggling Miguel Sano 'happy' about demotion

    5 monthes ago - By Yardbarker

    While some players might have a negative reaction to a demotion, Miguel Sano says he is “happy” about it because he wants to turn things around.Sano, a prized prospect who slugged 28 home runs to make the All-Star team last year, was demoted by the Minnesota Twins on Thursday. He was batting just .203 with 66 strikeouts in 37 games this season and had missed time with a hamstring injury.Rather than send him to Triple-A to get more at-bats, the Twins are sending him to extended spring training to help him work on his plate discipline and physical condition.“I'm not mad. I'm happy because...
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