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James Beresford | First Baseman | #30

Team: Minnesota Twins
Age / DOB:  (27) / 1/19/1989
Ht / Wt:  6'1" / 170
Bats / Throws: Left / Right
Drafted: 2005 / UDFA / MIN
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Twins purchased the contract of INF James Beresford from Triple-A Rochester.
The 27-year-old Australia native earned his first call-up after batting .269/.330/.312 over 122 games in Triple-A this season. He has experience at all four infield positions and will serve as a utility infielder down the stretch. The Twins have yet to announce the corresponding roster move. Sep 6 - 11:18 AM

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Twins re-signed INF James Beresford to a minor league contract.

Beresford, who turns 27 in January, batted .307/.341/.359 with one home run and 50 RBI over 129 games this past season with Triple-A Rochester. He'll continue to serve as minor league depth in 2016.
Tue, Dec 8, 2015 01:43:00 PM

Twins optioned INF James Beresford to Triple-A Rochester.

Beresford managed one hit in seven Grapefruit League at-bats. He could be given a shot at some point in 2013.
Thu, Mar 14, 2013 10:06:00 AM

Twins signed INF James Beresford to a minor league contract.

The deal includes a spring training invitation. The 23-year-old has spent the majority of his minor league career in the Twins' organization, posting an underwhelming .279/.339/.319 line with one home run in 585 games. He'll compete for a utility infielder role with the Twins.
Fri, Nov 16, 2012 06:31:00 PM

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Kurt Suzuki
2Juan Centeno
3John Ryan Murphy
1B1Joe Mauer
2B1Brian Dozier
SS1Eduardo Escobar
2Jorge Polanco
3James Beresford
3B1Trevor Plouffe
LF1Robbie Grossman
CF1Eddie Rosario
2Byron Buxton
3Logan Schafer
4Danny Santana
RF1Max Kepler
DH1Miguel Sano
2Kennys Vargas
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Ervin Santana
2Kyle Gibson
3Hector Santiago
4Jose Berrios
5Tyler Duffey
6Phil Hughes
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Brandon Kintzler
2Ryan Pressly
3Trevor May
4Michael Tonkin
5Taylor Rogers
6Buddy Boshers
7Tommy Milone
8JT Chargois
9Glen Perkins
10Ryan O'Rourke
11Pat Light
12Alex Wimmers
13Pat Dean
14Andrew Albers