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#1 Axel Kohagen

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Posted 18 April 2013 - 05:53 PM

Nathan Hanson
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 195 lbs.


Nathan Alan Hanson was drafted by the Minnesota Twins in the 28th Round in the 2008 draft. No stranger to things Minnesotan, Hanson is from Chanhassen, MN, and played baseball for the University of Minnesota.

Hanson has three years of service time. He is listed as a 2nd Basemen for the AA New Britain Rock Cats and is currently hitting .277/.364/.340. In 2009, Hanson pitched one inning of scoreless baseball for the Beloit Snappers.

(Sources: Baseball-Reference.com; Rockcats.com)

Edited by Axel Kohagen, 18 April 2013 - 08:19 PM.


#2 Seth Stohs

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Posted 18 April 2013 - 06:04 PM

Hanson was born in California and moved to Minnesota in his early years. Went to Eden Prairie high school. A bit of a hockey fan!

#3 Axel Kohagen

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Posted 18 April 2013 - 08:20 PM

Hanson was born in California and moved to Minnesota in his early years. Went to Eden Prairie high school. A bit of a hockey fan!


Fixed the error, Seth. Sorry about that. It may actually be wrong at Baseball-Reference.

Nathan Hanson Minor League Statistics & History - Baseball-Reference.com

#4 Axel Kohagen

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Posted 22 April 2013 - 10:02 PM

UPDATE: Per his wife's Twitter, Nathan Hanson has been promoted to Rochester. Congratulations!

#5 Seth Stohs

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Posted 25 April 2013 - 06:25 PM

In his first game in Rochester, Hanson hit his first AAA home run!

#6 Axel Kohagen

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Posted 28 April 2013 - 04:27 PM

After joining the Red Wings and hitting a home run in his first game against Syracuse, Hanson is hitting .300/.364/.600 in three games. He's walked once and struck out twice in 10 AB.

#7 Axel Kohagen

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Posted 07 May 2013 - 10:16 AM

Hanson collected a couple hits in the Red Wings' series against Buffalo. On May 2nd, he went 2 for 5 against Columbus with a HR and 3 RBIs. He's currently hitting .279/.347.407.

#8 Axel Kohagen

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Posted 21 May 2013 - 09:41 PM

May has not been kind to Nathan Hanson. He's currently hitting .234/.312/.331. He's gone 3 for 29 in his last 10 games.

#9 Mr. Ed

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Posted 22 May 2013 - 04:58 PM

Demoted to AA, playing tonight.
DJ Romero was promoted, according to league transactions.

#10 Axel Kohagen

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Posted 09 June 2013 - 01:48 PM

Now with New Britain, Nathan Hanson has hit .222/.282/.389 in his last ten games with the team, putting his yearly totals at .230/.299/.333.

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Posted 09 June 2013 - 03:41 PM

Not looking good for him. I don't predict the team will be platooning Sano.

#12 Axel Kohagen

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Posted 16 June 2013 - 12:48 PM

Hanson has hit .265/.297/.588 in his last 10 games at New Britain.

On June 9th, he went 3 for 5 with a 2B and HR. Then, on June 15th he went 2 for 3 with a 2B and a HR.

His current minor league average is .249/.313/.392.

#13 greengoblinrulz

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Posted 16 June 2013 - 01:21 PM

.277 BAve since his demotion back to AA w/2hr 12rbi in 19gms (65ab's)

#14 Axel Kohagen

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Posted 30 June 2013 - 03:39 PM

Since June 20th, Hanson has gone 12 for 38 and hit .316/.366/.474. His 2013 average, including his time at Rochester, is .267/.327/.408.

#15 Axel Kohagen

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Posted 11 August 2013 - 03:59 PM

Hanson's had a rough ten games, hitting .133/.325/.167 over his last 10 games and 30 at bats.

For the year, he is hitting .249/.326/.393.