Twins minor league player of the week – Lachlan Wells

Wells, Lachlan 2016Cedar Rapids Kernels (Low A) left-handed pitcher Lachlan Wells is the Twins minor league Player of the Week. Wells started for the Kernels on Monday against Dayton, pitching 8.0 shutout innings with two hits allowed, one walk and nine strikeouts and earned the win. The 19-year-old 5’8″ Wells has made six starts for the Kernels, going 3-2, 1.57 ERA (34.1 IP, 6 ER) with six walks and 29 strikeouts. Wells was signed as an undrafted free agent August 11, 2014 out of Newcastle, Australia for $300,000.

Wells twinsLachlan has a twin brother Alexander who is also a pitcher in the Orioles organization.

Australian twins bring competitive spirit to pro ball

Newcastle twins make pitch for baseball history

Twins Minor League Report July 31, 2016

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One Response to Twins minor league player of the week – Lachlan Wells

  1. John Williams says:

    Go get ’em Mr. Wells we’re very proud of you and A.J.
    Johnny Williams

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