MINNEAPOLIS – MINNEAPOLIS – The Twins over the weekend signed undrafted free agent rookie John Stankiewicz, a right-handed pitcher from Fordham University.
Stankiewicz was the 2019 A10 Pitcher of the Year was named a third team All-American last season by just about every single collegiate baseball awards committee possible.
Despite Stankiewicz not having was is considered a great fastball, he leans on his curveball and a solid four-pitch mix to rack up big strikeout numbers. His incredible command helped him rank as the ninth best pitcher in college baseball according to D1 Baseball’s analytics.
The Twins just signed Stankiewicz for the $20,000 maximum allowed by the league.