Danny Santana

#39, CF, Minnesota
  • Height:
    5-11
  • Weight:
    160
  • Bats:
    S
  • Throws:
    R
  • Born:
    November 7, 1990
  • Birth Place:
    Monte Plata, Dominican Republic
  • College:
    None
  • Draft:
    Undrafted
  • AVG
    .318
  • HR
    7
  • RBI
    37
  • R
    61


Player Notes
Danny Santana (back) is in the Twins' starting lineup on Thursday afternoon versus the Indians.

Advice: Santana missed two games because of a minor lower back strain. He'll bat leadoff and play center field in his return to action in the first half of Thursday's doubleheader in Cleveland. The rookie has a surprising .320/.358/.475 slash line with seven home runs and 15 stolen bases in 84 games this season.

More: Mike Berardino on Twitter

7 hours ago Rotoworld
Twins general manager Terry Ryan expects Danny Santana (back) to return to the lineup on Wednesday.

Advice: Santana is missing a second straight game Tuesday due to a lower back strain, but he took batting practice and will apparently be ready to roll Wednesday. The surprising rookie sports a .320/.358/.475 batting line with seven homers and 15 steals over 84 games this season.

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Thu, Sep 11 Rotoworld
Danny Santana (back) is out of the Twins' lineup again Tuesday against the Indians.

Advice: Santana left Saturday's game with a lower back strain and will now miss his second straight start. He took some swings on Tuesday afternoon but still felt discomfort. Jordan Schafer will bat leadoff in his absence.

More: Mike Berardino on Twitter

Tue, Sep 9 Rotoworld
Danny Santana (back) is not in the Twins' lineup Sunday.

Advice: Santana exited Saturday's contest with a lower back strain that's expected to keep him out a few days. Aaron Hicks is in center field Sunday in his place.

More: Rhett Bollinger on Twitter

Tue, Sep 9 Rotoworld
Danny Santana left Saturday's game against the Angels with a lower back strain.

Advice: Santana suffered the injury making a throw to home plate. He drew a walk in his only plate appearance. Chris Parmelee replaced him in the outfield.

More: Rhett Bollinger on Twitter

Sun, Sep 7 Rotoworld
Danny Santana had three hits, two steals and two runs scored on Friday.

Advice: Santana has pushed his average back up to .320 with 13 hits in his last seven games. Whether it's at shortstop or in center field, he'll be a fixture in the lineup for the rest of the month, probably in the leadoff spot.

Sat, Sep 6 Rotoworld

Next Game

Home Score Away

Tuesday, September 16

Head-to-head vs. Detroit

Head-to-head vs. Detroit
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Career vs. Det 11 48 10 17 2 2 1 10 4 7 2 0 .354 .404 .542 .946
Home (this year) 42 168 31 51 7 5 3 19 10 38 9 2 .304 .348 .458 .806
Night (this year) 59 235 34 64 14 1 6 17 12 57 9 2 .272 .310 .417 .728
Last game vs. Det 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 .500 .600 .500 1.100
Career vs. Rick Porcello 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Batting
Last 10 Games Season To Date
Date Opp. Score AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Sep 15 Det L 6-8 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 .318 .355 .470 .826
Sep 14 @CWS W 6-4 5 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .316 .352 .470 .822
Sep 13 @CWS L 6-7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .315 .352 .468 .820
Sep 13 @CWS L 1-5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .315 .352 .468 .820
Sep 11 @Cle L 0-2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .319 .355 .474 .829
Sep 11 @Cle L 2-8 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .319 .355 .474 .829
Sep 6 LAA L 5-8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .320 .358 .475 .832
Sep 5 LAA L 6-7 6 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 .320 .356 .475 .831
Sep 4 LAA L 4-5 5 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .317 .353 .474 .828
Sep 3 CWS W 11-4 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .316 .353 .472 .825
Career Stats
Batting
Batting
Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
2014 Min 89 351 59 111 21 6 7 37 17 79 15 4 .316 .352 .470 .822
Totals 90 355 61 113 21 6 7 37 18 79 16 4 .318 .355 .470 .826
Fielding
Fielding
Year Team G POS GS INN PO TC A E DP FPCT
2014 Min 65 CF 59 507 157 165 4 4 0 .976
2014 Min 25 SS 22 183 38 83 44 1 10 .988
Totals 92 SS 82 700 196 251 50 5 12 .980