JOSMIL PINTO RUMORS & GOSSIP

Twins Tuesday: Minnesota taking advantage of Pinto's bat

It's still early, but 25-year-old Josmil Pinto is already showing signs that last year's offensive numbers were no fluke.
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5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Twins notes: Josmil Pinto still day-to-day with back stiffness, Matt Guerrier close to facing hitters

Minnesota Twins catcher Josmil Pinto is still trying to overcome the back stiffness that has seen him sitting out for most of the team's sessions thus far. Mike Berardino of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports that Pinto is not going to play in the Twins' spring training opener on Thursday and he still needs to participate in a full day of activities before the team's...
Via Sports Injury Alert
February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

45 Prospects in 45 Days: Minnesota’s Josmil Pinto

Photo credit: BeGreen90 Over the next 45 days the staff here at the Fix will profile and predict the fantasy fates of prospects that could – should, in some cases – be closely monitored on the waiver wire or even in the draft room. For the projection portion of the article, we will try our best to give you projections from all three major projection systems. Those projection...
Via The Fantasy Fix
February 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Twins come back late to beat Tigers

Josmil Pinto hit an RBI single in the 11th inning and the Minnesota Twins overcame 12 strikeouts by Justin Verlander to beat the Detroit Tigers 4-3 on Monday night. The Tigers led 3-0 in the eighth, but Jose Veras gave up RBI doubles to Eduardo Escobar and pinch-hitter Ryan Doumit. Brian Dozier led off the ninth with a tying homer against previously perfect closer Joaquin Benoit...
Via AP on Fox
September 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Twins score 4 in 8th to rally past Tampa Bay 6-4

Josmil Pinto is a "hungry" ballplayer manager Ron Gardenhire said Sunday someone who is "really interested" in showing the Twins he deserves a spot on the 2014 roster. He makes a pretty convincing case. Pinto launched a three-run home run into the Tampa Bay bullpen in the bottom of the eighth inning Sunday rallying the Twins past the playoff-contending Rays...
Via Pro Sports Daily
September 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Josmil Pinto gives Twins fans a reason to cheer

MINNEAPOLIS -- As the Minnesota Twins march toward the end of another losing season, there haven't been too many bright spots to speak of lately. Josmil Pinto, however, has been one of them. The Twins' rookie catcher has already impressed with his bat during his limited time in the major leagues, but he had his biggest hit of his young career Sunday against Tampa Bay. With...
Via Fox Sports North
September 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Josmil Pinto is "Catching" MLB by Storm

Do you know the name Josmil Pinto?  No...well, neither did I until about two weeks ago.  Since joining the Twins the 24 year old catcher has done nothing but hit.  In 7 games he's batting .565/1.513, with 6 R, 5 DBL, 1 HR, and 4 RBI.  That equates to a 0.6 WAR, which is amazing for such a short period of time.  Aside from a poor showing in 2010 and 2011, Pinto has hit well...
Via More Hardball
September 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Twins impressed by rookie catcher Josmil Pinto so far

MINNEAPOLIS -- Minnesota Twins catcher Josmil Pinto had three doubles in Minnesota's win Monday, but his most impressive swing of the night didn't account for one of his three hits. In the sixth inning, Pinto pulled a ball well foul down the left field line. The deep drive hit the glass of Target Field's executive suites, a territory rarely -- if ever -- reached by batters...
Via Fox Sports North
September 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Alex Presley, Josmil Pinto shine in debut with Twins

The two newest Minnesota Twins make the biggest impact Sunday in their team's 3-1 win over the Texas Rangers. Center fielder Alex Presley and catcher Josmil Pinto both made their Twins debuts -- and for Pinto, his major league debut -- on Sunday, and they combined for five hits and a pair of RBI in Minnesota's victory. It was Pinto, the 24-year-old from Venezuela, who opened...
Via Fox Sports North
September 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Twins call up C Josmil Pinto

After trading Justin Morneau to the Pittsburgh Pirates, Minnesota recalled catcher Josmil Pinto from Triple-A Rochester to take Morneau's spot on the roster. Pinto, 24, began the year at Double-A New Britain and played 107 games for the Rock Cats, batting .308 with 14 homers and 68 RBI. He was eventually promoted to Triple-A Rochester, where he hit .314 with a home run, nine...
Via Fox Sports North
August 31, 2013  |  Discuss
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