Final Twins minor league player of the week

September 6, 2011 – Ft. Myers (Florida St. League – Single-A) right handed pitcher Alex Wimmers is the Twins Minor League Player of the Week for August 27 – September 3. Wimmers, 22, made two starts for the Miracle, including throwing a 7.0 inning no-hitter on September 3rd vs. Jupiter. Alex walked two and struck out five. Wimmers was drafted by the Twins in the first round (21st overall) of the of the 2010 First-Year Player draft out of The Ohio State and began his professional career in 2010 and posted a 2-0 record with a 0.57 ERA in four starts. Wimmers had major control issues earlier this season but seems to be working his way through them. Source: Twins Presspass

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