Outfielder Steven Liddle is the Twins Minor League Player of the Week. Liddle played five games between Low-A Beloit and High-A Ft. Myers, batting .533 (8-for-15) with one double, one triple, one home run and five runs scored. Liddle was drafted by the Twins in the 15th round of the 2009 First-Year Player Draft and is the nephew of current Twins third base coach Steve Liddle.
An outfielder by trade, Liddle has been playing mostly 1B this season. In his fourth season in the Twins minor league system, Liddle has a career average of .253 with 23 home runs and 17 stolen bases.