Rocco Baldelli to become next Twins manager

Report: Twins to hire Baldelli, 37, as manager

Report: Twins to hire Baldelli, 37, as manager

Baldelli has worked in the Tampa Bay Rays organization in multiple roles over the last several years.

The Twins' young brain trust of Falvey, 35, and general manager Thad Levine, 45, have hired the major leagues' youngest manager in Baldelli and the air was filled with terms such as "collective group" and "performance areas", as well as words such as "relationships", "communication" - and, yes, "partner". Earlier this month, the Twins fired Paul Molitor after four seasons. On the contrary, it means the Twins' new manager will have more influence on the front office. He spent most of his time with the Rays, but played one season for the Boston Red Sox. The 25-year-old Sano also had a career-worst season.

He was Tampa's first round draft pick in 2000, quickly advanced to the majors and finished third in MLB's Rookie of the Year voting in 2003. He picked up the nickname "Woonsocket Rocket" for his birthplace city and his speed on the field. Injuries hounded him for most of his career, however, and a rare disorder that caused muscle fatigue ultimately forced him to retire after the 2010 season.

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As it turns out, the Twins were looking for a younger manager that could communicate well with millenials.

He spent seven years in Major League Baseball as a player including six seasons in Tampa Bay and one in Boston. The Twins certainly hope the Baldelli era proves to be more fruitful. Topkin also said that Baldelli, the Rays' field coordinator is "young, bright, sharp, communicative, confident, humble, versed in analytics..."

"He is beyond a wonderful representative of the Twins - he is the Twins in a lot of ways", Baldelli said, . "They prepared me in every way to feel confident in myself to go out in the world, whether it's in baseball or not, and do whatever it is that I want to do".

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