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Ben Rortvedt has been traded to the Yankees as part of the deal sending Josh Donaldson and Isiah Kiner-Falefa there as well. In exchange, the Twins receive Gio Urshela and Gary Sanchez.
The 24-year-old catcher was drafted by Minnesota in the second round in 2016. He saw some major league time last year where he attained 89 at bats and hit three home runs.
Minnesota Twins catcher Ben Rortvedt went 1-for-3 with a solo homer in a 5-3 loss to the Blue Jays on Sunday.
Rortvedt took Jose Berrios deep for a solo shot in the seventh inning. The rookie catcher now has three homers in 89 at-bats this season.
Minnesota Twins catcher Ben Rortvedt went 1-for-3 with a solo homer in a 12-9 win over the Tigers on Sunday.
Rortvedt pinch-hit for Ryan Jeffers in the fifth inning. His solo homer in the bottom of the ninth tied up the game at 9-9 and sent it into extra innings. He is hitting .132 with two homers on the year.
Minnesota Twins catcher Ben Rortvedt went 1-for-3 with a solo homer in a 6-3 loss to the Royals on Sunday.
Rortvedt now has his first career homer, a solo shot off Brad Keller in the second inning. Through 28 at-bats, he is hitting .179 with three RBI.