John Gant

John Gant

Height/Weight: 6' 4"/200 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: Savannah, Georgia
College: None
Draft: 2011 21st round by the
  • Pioneer Press, St. Paul, Minn.

    Twins get good news on Tyler Mahle

    The Twins got good news on Tyler Mahle on Thursday when an MRI exam revealed no structural damage in his right shoulder. The right-hander, one of three big trade deadline additions on Aug. 2, was pulled from Wednesday’s start in the third inning with what the team called “right shoulder fatigue.” That changed little on Thursday, when the team said Mahle will be treated for general soreness and ...

  • The Wall Street Journal

    Rod Carew, a Baseball Hitter for All Fields

    If you don’t: Carew is one of baseball’s greatest hitters, a Hall of Famer and lifetime .328 hitter who made 18 All Star teams in a 19-year career with the Minnesota Twins and the California Angels. Now 76, Carew works with the Twins and maintains an active social media presence through his Twitter feed (@RodCarew_29), a newsletter and a website selling shirts with slogans like “YOU SHIFT, I SHIFT”—an amusing commentary on 21st century baseball strategy.

  • 5 Eyewitness News St. Paul

    Twins announce plans for Gardenhire, Gladden, Tovar HOF ceremonies

    This weekend, three more former Minnesota Twins are set to be inducted into the team’s Hall of Fame. Thursday, the club announced plans for the ceremonies, which will take place ahead of both Saturday’s and Sunday’s games. Gates will open at 4 p.m.