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Thread: LA Wave: Cal State LA Catcher Signs with Minnesota

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    LA Wave: Cal State LA Catcher Signs with Minnesota


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    Quote Originally Posted by East Coast Twin View Post
    So was he undrafted? Is that why he can sign after the deadline?

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    I'm guessing undrafted 4th yr senior.

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    Yeah, undrafted, exhausted his college eligibility, dad's a pro scout for the Twins. All of those things.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jeremy Nygaard View Post
    Yeah, undrafted, exhausted his college eligibility, dad's a pro scout for the Twins. All of those things.
    Is there any kid or nephew or relative of people in the organization, who play baseball that they haven't signed?
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    Quote Originally Posted by thrylos98 View Post
    Is there any kid or nephew or relative of people in the organization, who play baseball that they haven't signed?
    Has anyone done a study on the Twins' nepotism rate relative to the rest of MLB?

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    Tom Brunansky's son, Jason, just exhausted his eligibility at Kansas, and he's not in the Twins organization (yet).

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    Quote Originally Posted by jokin View Post
    Has anyone done a study on the Twins' nepotism rate relative to the rest of MLB?
    It runs rampant throughout the entire major leagues. I don't see anything wrong with it to be honest. Not like he will be taking much money or a spot from someone more deserving at this point.

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