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Splitsville: Danny Matienzo v1.1

Matienzo likes to lead off an inning.

"Splitsville" is a series of articles on the Minnesota Twins' prospects that we'll be doing throughout their minor league careers. In version one/chapter one (v1.1) of Daniel Matienzo, we'll look at how the Eastern League All-Star Game MVP is doing at home versus the road, how he's hitting with the bases loaded, and more while playing for the New Britain Rock Cats.

First Things First: Matienzo is a much better hitter when he is playing first base, as opposed to being the designated hitter. His statistics extremely lopsided, as he is a .313 batter when he plays first, and a .225 batter as the designated hitter. He has 40 of his 63 RBI when he is a first baseman, and has blasted 10 of... Recommended Stories

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