Bailey Ober

Bailey Ober

Height/Weight: 6' 9"/260 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: Huntersville, North Carolina
College: Charleston
Draft: 2017 12th round by the

    Twins non-tender three relievers; outright Jake Cave

    Danny Coulombe, Juan Minaya and Trevor Megill, whom they claimed off waivers earlier in the day — ahead of Major League Baseball’s Tuesday night deadline. The Twins came to terms with relievers Tyler Duffey ($3.8 million), who posted a 3.18 earned-run average in 2021, on Tuesday, and Caleb Thielbar, who finished the season 7-0 with a 3.23 ERA ($1.3 million). Jharel Cotton, who the Twins claimed off waivers earlier this offseason, agreed to a deal worth $700,000.

  • Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

    Why Twins center fielder Byron Buxton's biggest contract bonuses are troublesome

    In 2007, pitcher Curt Schilling revealed that his contract included a clause that would pay him $1 million if he received a single Cy Young Award vote, even joking that he would split the bonus with the writer who voted for him. That didn't sit well with the BBWAA, which voted 41-21 at the winter meetings in Nashville to ban players with such clauses from being eligible for postseason awards.

  • Houston Chronicle

    Loewe put back lifts unbeaten Minnesota past Pitt 54-53

    Luke Loewe put back the rebound off an E.J. Stephens miss with 2.4 seconds left to lift Minnesota to a 54-53 win over Pittsburgh in a Big Ten/ACC Challenge contest Tuesday night. The Golden Gophers (6-0) remain undefeated despite going more than five minutes without a field goal at the end of their first game against a Power 5 opponent this season.