Twins recall Nick Gordon from Triple-A St. Paul

Trevor Larnach optioned to Triple-A St. Paul

 

MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL, MN – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have recalled infielder/outfielder Nick Gordon from Triple-A St. Paul.

 

Gordon, who was optioned by the Twins on August 5, recently played in 10 games for the Saints, going 9-for-43 with two home runs, five RBI, six runs scored and two walks. The 25-year-old made his major league debut on May 6 and has played in 37 games for Minnesota, hitting .250 (24-for-96) with three doubles, one triple, one home run, five RBI, nine runs scored, six walks and a .301 on-base percentage. This marks his fourth stint with the Twins this season.

 

To make room for Gordon on the 26-man roster, the Twins have optioned outfielder Trevor Larnach to Triple-A St. Paul. The 24-year-old made his major league debut on May 8 and played in 79 games for the Twins, hitting .223 (58-for-260) with 12 doubles, seven home runs, 28 RBI, 29 runs scored, 31 walks and a .322 on-base percentage.