Nelson Cruz will likely be twinning longer…
The Minnesota Twins are expected to exercise a $12 million contract option for the 39-year-old Dominican-American professional baseball right fielder and designated hitterin the next few days, according to ESPN.
Cruz was seen by players and staffers as having a positive influence on the clubhouse this season. He belted 41 home runs to become just the third player in team history to reach the 40-homer mark, joining Harmon Killebrew (seven times) and Brian Dozier (once).
Despite two stints on the injured list, Cruz, who made $14 million in 2019, also had 108 RBIs and a .311