Infielder Deibinson Romero is the Twins Minor League Player of the Week. The 25-year old right-handed hitting Romero hit .375 (6-for-16) with a double, two home runs and had seven RBI’s in four games for Double-A New Britain. Romero signed with the Twins as a non-drafted free agent in 2004.
Romero is slowly progressing through the Twins minor league system playing primarily 3B but also plays some 1B as needed. In his 7th minor league season, Romero has 2,230 minor league at bats and has a career average of .264 with 56 home runs but 29 of those have come in the last two seasons. Romero is not a threat on the bases.