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Twins' Ronny Henriquez: Re-signs with Minnesota
Henriquez signed a minor-league contract with the Twins on Nov. 19.
Henriquez was briefly a free agent after being non-tendered by Minnesota but wound up re-signing. The 23-year-old got into three games with the Twins in 2022 but spent all of 2023 in the minors, collecting a 5.68 ERA and 49:36 K:BB over 57 frames for Triple-A St. Paul.... See More ... See Less
Ronny Henriquez: Non-tendered by Twins
Henriquez was non-tendered by the Twins on Friday, MLB.com reports.
The 23-year-old righty threw 11.2 innings in the majors in 2022 but he didn't reach the majors last season. Henriquez had an 18.7 percent strikeout rate and a 13.7 percent walk rate in 57 innings at Triple-A.... See More ... See Less
Twins' Ronny Henriquez: Activated off minor-league IL
Henriquez (oblique) was activated from the minor-league injured list Wednesday at Triple-A St. Paul, Brandon Warne of Access Twins reports.
Henriquez has made only 13 relief appearances this season in the minors due to elbow and oblique troubles, but he's been cleared to return to action with the Triple-A affiliate of the Twins and could eventually get another look in the majors if his health cooperates. The 23-year-old registered a 2.31 ERA with nine strikeouts across his first 11.2 big-league innings in 2022.... See More ... See Less
Twins' Ronny Henriquez: Lands on minor-league IL
Henriquez was placed on the 7-day injured list in Triple-A St. Paul due to a left oblique strain Thursday, Brandon Warne of Access Twins reports.
Henriquez missed over a month at the start of the year due to elbow soreness and will now miss even more time because of an unrelated injury. The 22-year-old reliever holds an 8.15 ERA and 2.21 WHIP through 17.2 innings in Triple-A.... See More ... See Less
Twins' Ronny Henriquez: Activated and optioned
Henriquez was activated from the 15-day injured list by the Twins on Friday and optioned to Triple-A St. Paul.
Henriquez has been out all season after developing right posterior elbow soreness during spring training. He's healthy now but will join St. Paul's bullpen for the time being.... See More ... See Less
Twins' Ronny Henriquez: Beginning rehab assignment
Henriquez (elbow) is beginning a rehab assignment Wednesday with Low-A Fort Myers, Brandon Warne of Access Twins reports.
Henriquez battled right posterior elbow soreness throughout much of spring training, but he was able to begin a throwing program toward the end of March and now the 22-year-old is ready again for live competition. He posted a 2.31 ERA across his first 11.2 major-league innings last season with the Twins and should be an option for their bullpen by mid-May.... See More ... See Less
Twins' Ronny Henriquez: Nearing rehab assignment
Henriquez (elbow) is on track to begin a rehab assignment next week, Do-Hyoung Park of MLB.com reports.
Henriquez will throw three innings in a Florida Complex League game Friday before starting an official rehab assignment next week. He's been out all season with an elbow injury and could be optioned to the minors once he's completed his rehab.... See More ... See Less
Twins' Ronny Henriquez: Placed on 15-day IL
Henriquez (elbow) was placed on the 15-day injured list Thursday.
Henriquez was shut down in late February due to right posterior elbow soreness. He started throwing late in spring training and could be on track to return in April. A key distinction of the roster move is that he was placed on the major-league injured list. He may be sent to Triple-A when he's activated.... See More ... See Less
Twins' Ronny Henriquez: Throws bullpen session
Henriquez (elbow) threw a successful 20-pitch bullpen session Wednesday, Dan Hayes of The Athletic reports.
Henriquez was shut down in late February due to right posterior elbow soreness, but he has experienced no setbacks since he resumed throwing a few weeks ago. The 22-year-old should be ready to enter game action with Triple-A St. Paul sometime in April.... See More ... See Less
Twins' Ronny Henriquez: Battling elbow injury
Henriquez is dealing with right posterior elbow soreness, Aaron Gleeman of The Athletic reports.
The reliever underwent an MRI and will be re-evaluated in about a week after receiving an injection. Henriquez probably wasn't going to crack the Opening Day bullpen anyway, but this injury should officially rule out that possibility even if it doesn't wind up being serious.... See More ... See Less
Twins' Ronny Henriquez: Sent back to minors
Henriquez was optioned to Triple-A St. Paul on Sunday, Do-Hyoung Park of MLB.com reports.
Henriquez was promoted from St. Paul on Sept. 18 and made three appearances in his first taste of the big leagues, and he pitched well with a 2.31 ERA, 0.94 WHIP and 9:3 K:BB across 11.2 innings. Simeon Woods Richardson, who is starting Sunday in Detroit, was called up in a corresponding move.... See More ... See Less
Twins' Ronny Henriquez: Receives first MLB call-up
The Twins recalled Henriquez from Triple-A St. Paul on Sunday.
Henriquez, whom the Twins acquired in March in the deal that sent catcher Mitch Garver to the Rangers, will reach the big leagues for the first time in his career. The 22-year-old right-hander split time between the rotation and bullpen at Triple-A this season, delivering a 5.66 ERA, 1.39 WHIP and 106:33 K:BB across 95.1 innings over his 24 appearances (14 starts). He'll likely serve as a long-relief option for Minnesota.... See More ... See Less
Twins' Ronny Henriquez: In extended spring training
Henriquez was held back in extended spring training, Jonathan Mayo of MLB.com reports.
Henriquez, who was acquired from Texas in the Mitch Garver trade, logged 93.2 innings across High-A and Double-A last year, so there wouldn't be a workload reason to hold him back. With this in mind, he is likely either injured or working on his mechanics. He should eventually be assigned to Double-A Wichita.... See More ... See Less
Twins' Ronny Henriquez: Heads to minors
The Twins optioned Henriquez to Triple-A St. Paul on Wednesday, Do-Hyoung Park of MLB.com reports.
Henriquez was one of six pitchers optioned to minor-league camp as the Twins made their first round of cuts. Acquired earlier this month from the Rangers in the deal that sent Mitch Garver to Texas, Henriquez will move up a level to begin his tenure with a new organization. He split time between Double-A Frisco and High-A Hickory in 2021, compiling a 4.71 ERA, 1.10 WHIP and 105:25 K:BB in 93.2 innings between the two stops.... See More ... See Less
Twins' Ronny Henriquez: Dealt to Minnesota
Henriquez and Isiah Kiner-Falefa were traded from the Rangers to the Twins in exchange for catcher Mitch Garver on Saturday, Betsy Helfand of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.
Henriquez advanced to Double-A Frisco during the 2021 season and recorded a 5.04 ERA and 1.18 WHIP in 69.2 innings across 16 appearances (11 starts). The right-hander will likely begin the 2022 campaign at Double-A Wichita but is a part of the 40-man roster, so he'll have a chance to progress quickly if he performs well early in the year.... See More ... See Less
Rangers' Ronny Henriquez: Added to 40-man roster
Henriquez's contract was selected by the Rangers on Friday.
Henriquez advanced to Double-A Frisco in early June and made 16 appearances (11 starts) with the club. He had some struggles against the increased level of competition, as he posted a 5.04 ERA and 1.18 WHIP in 69.2 innings. However, he'll now be protected from the upcoming Rule 5 draft.... See More ... See Less
Rangers' Ronny Henriquez: Earns promotion
The Rangers promoted Henriquez from High-A Hickory to Double-A Frisco on Thursday, Levi Weaver of The Athletic reports.
Henriquez will get a tougher challenge after he submitted a 3.75 ERA, 0.88 WHIP and 27:8 K:BB across 24 innings over his five starts for Hickory. Signed for a modest sum of $10,000 out of the Dominican Republic in July 2017, the 20-year-old right-hander has provided an excellent return on investment for the Rangers.... See More ... See Less
|HT/WT: 5-10, 155 lbs
|Birthplace: Bonao, Dominican Republic
|Bats/Throws: R, R