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Josh Donaldson

Josh Donaldson

Third Base - Minnesota Twins

Throws: R

Bats: R

Height: 6'1"

Weight: 210

Date of Birth: December 8, 1985 (34 years old)

Minnesota Twins

Josh Donaldson News

Twins' Josh Donaldson: Fails to make first-round roster

Donaldson (calf) is not on the Twins' AL Wild Card Round roster, Brandon Warne of Access Twins reports.Calf issues, which are hardly something new for the veteran third baseman, limited Donaldson to just 28 games this season. The issue returned during the final series of the campaign and evidently hasn't subsided to the point that the Twins feel comfortable with him playing at any point in the next three days. Marwin Gonzalez will be the third baseman in Game 1 against the Astros.

Twins' Josh Donaldson: Takes live batting practice

Donaldson (calf) participated in live batting practice Monday, Do-Hyoung Park of MLB.com reports.Donaldson missed the final two games of the regular season with a right calf cramp, but he took batting practice with the Twins on Monday, just one day before Game 1 of the AL Wild Card Series. The team hasn't announced whether he'll be available to begin the series, but his participation in batting practice is an encouraging step.

Twins' Josh Donaldson: Out again Sunday

Donaldson (calf) is not in the lineup Sunday against the Reds, Do-Hyoung Park of MLB.com reports.The veteran third baseman exited Friday's contest with a right calf cramp and won't start the final two games of the season. It's not a great sign given Donaldson has battled calf issues in recent years, but the Twins may just be expressing caution on the eve of the playoffs. Marwin Gonzalez receives the start at third base Sunday for the Twins.

Fantasy Baseball Rankings

Rank (All Positions)

76

Avg Draft Position

78.0

Josh Donaldson Stats

2016 Season

ABRHTB2B3BHRRBIBBIBBSOSBCSAVGOBPSLGHBPSACSF
5111000000300.200.200.200000

2016 Game Logs

DATETEAMOPPABRHTB2B3BHRRBIBBIBBSOSBCSAVGOBPSLGHBPSACSF
Apr 3TORTB5111000000300.200.200.200000