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Andy Wilkins | First Baseman | #24

Team: Minnesota Twins
Age / DOB:  (28) / 9/13/1988
Ht / Wt:  6'1" / 225
Bats / Throws: Left / Right
College: Arkansas
Drafted: 2010 / Rd. 5 (0) / CWS
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Twins signed 1B Andy Wilkins to a minor league contract.
Wilkins, 28, had been playing with the independent league Sugar Land Skeeters. He's hit just .134/.194/.224 in his limited chances in the majors to this point. Jun 13 - 8:17 AM

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Brewers sent 1B Andy Wilkins outright to Triple-A Colorado Springs.

Wilkins spent nearly all of 2016 at Colorado Springs, hitting only .235/.321/.419 with 12 homers. He'll have to earn his way back onto the 40-man roster.
Fri, Oct 28, 2016 04:50:00 PM

Brewers optioned 1B Andy Wilkins to Triple-A Colorado Springs.

Wilkins is just 3-for-24 (.125) this season at the major league level, but the 27-year-old has been hitting pretty well at Triple-A and should get another shot as a bench bat when rosters expand in September.
Wed, Aug 17, 2016 11:09:00 AM

Brewers recalled 1B Andy Wilkins from Triple-A Colorado Springs.

Wilkins was batting .238/.321/.437 with 11 home runs and 50 RBI in 76 games this season at the Triple-A level. He'll give the Brewers another bench bat heading into the All-Star break. The 27-year-old might not last much longer than that.
Wed, Jul 6, 2016 11:34:00 AM

Brewers optioned 1B Andy Wilkins to Triple-A Colorado Springs.

The 27-year-old impressed with his bat during Cactus League play, slashing .389/.450/.778 with two homers and six RBI in 18 at-bats, there simply wasn't room for him on the Opening Day bench. He'll bide his time at Triple-A until he's called upon.
Sat, Mar 19, 2016 11:55:00 AM

Brewers claimed 1B Andy Wilkins off waivers from the Rangers.

Wilkins is now with his fourth different organization since September. The 27-year-old batted .251/.315/.447 with 18 home runs in 126 games this past season in Triple-A. Things could change if the Brewers add a free agent to the mix, but Wilkins could have an opportunity here.
Wed, Dec 23, 2015 03:48:00 PM

Rangers claimed 1B Andy Wilkins off waivers from the Mariners.

Wilkins was designated for assignment by Seattle last week to clear a 40-man roster spot for new first baseman Adam Lind. Wilkins, 27, batted .251/.315/.447 with 18 home runs and 79 RBI in 126 games this past season at the Triple-A level. He's doubtful to make noise with Texas.
Mon, Dec 14, 2015 03:35:00 PM

Mariners designated 1B Andy Wilkins for assignment.

The move clears a spot for the newly-acquired Adam Lind on the 40-man roster. Wilkins was just claimed off waivers from the Orioles a week ago, but he could be with another organization soon.
Wed, Dec 9, 2015 12:31:00 PM

Mariners claimed 1B Andy Wilkins off waivers from the Orioles.

The Orioles designated Wilkins for assignment last week after reacquiring L.J. Hoes. As of now, the 26-year-old could have a real shot to make the Mariners' Opening Day roster in 2016, though new GM Jerry Dipoto could still make an addition at first base in the coming days.
Wed, Dec 2, 2015 02:24:00 PM

Orioles designated 1B Andy Wilkins for assignment.

The move clears a spot for L.J. Hoes for assignment. Wilkins was claimed off waivers from the Dodgers in September and now he could be on the move once again.
Wed, Nov 25, 2015 11:44:00 AM

Orioles claimed 1B Andy Wilkins off waivers from the Dodgers.

The 26-year-old was a roster casualty earlier in the week when the Dodgers needed to make room for Corey Seager. He'll provide organizational depth for the O's.
Sun, Sep 6, 2015 04:14:00 PM

Dodgers designated 1B Andy Wilkins for assignment.

He was the roster casualty required to create a spot on the 40-man roster for Corey Seager. If he isn't claimed on waivers, he should continue to provide organizational depth at Triple-A.
Thu, Sep 3, 2015 06:54:00 PM

Dodgers optioned 1B Andy Wilkins to Triple-A Oklahoma City.

The Dodgers acquired Wilkins from the Blue Jays for cash considerations on May 3. With Triple-A Buffalo, he was hitting just .264/.353/.319. He's not fantasy relevant.
Tue, May 5, 2015 07:38:00 PM

Dodgers acquired 1B Andy Wilkins from the Blue Jays for cash considerations.

Wilkins was designated for assignment by the Blue Jays earlier in the week. The 26-year-old slugger will provide organizational depth for the Dodgers. To create room on the 40-man roster, Scott Baker was designated for assignment.
Sun, May 3, 2015 10:17:00 PM

Blue Jays designated 1B Andy Wilkins for assignment.

The 26-year-old slugger was claimed off waivers from the White Sox at the end of spring training. He was off to a slow start at Triple-A Buffalo, hitting .264/.353/.319 with no homers and nine RBI in his first 21 games. There's a chance he could attract interest elsewhere.
Sat, May 2, 2015 09:32:00 AM

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2B1Brian Dozier
SS1Eduardo Escobar
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3Ehire Adrianza
3B1Miguel Sano
LF1Eddie Rosario
CF1Byron Buxton
RF1Max Kepler
DH1Robbie Grossman
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PosRoleName
S1Ervin Santana
2Jose Berrios
3Hector Santiago
4Kyle Gibson
5Adalberto Mejia
6Bartolo Colon
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2Taylor Rogers
3Tyler Duffey
4Craig Breslow
5Glen Perkins
6Matt Belisle
7Ryan O'Rourke
8Justin Haley
9Buddy Boshers
10Ryan Pressly
11Phil Hughes
12Trevor Hildenberger
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