Gilberto Celestino

Gilberto Celestino

Height/Weight: 6' 0"/170 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: L
Born: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Draft: Undrafted
  • The Canadian Press

    Twins, fans enjoy Correa jolt as spring training nears

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins were smitten after one season of Carlos Correa's hitting, defense, intelligence, experience and leadership. The belief in those traits was strong enough to commit a franchise-record amount of guaranteed money for at least the next six years. They badly needed a jolt for their brand off the field, too. Correa picked two other teams before returning to Minnesota after those agreements fell through, but his $200 million contract was still pretty sweet for a fa

  • The Canadian Press

    Joe Mauer will become 38th member of Twins Hall of Fame

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Joe Mauer will be the next addition to the Minnesota Twins Hall of Fame. Mauer will become the 38th member of the group when he's inducted on Aug. 5 before the Twins host Arizona, the team announced Friday. Mauer was the 2009 AL MVP. He won three batting titles — the only AL catcher to do so — and also received three Gold Glove awards. Mauer is eligible for the National Baseball Hall of Fame for the first time next year. He was the first overall pick in the 2001 draft out of C