Minnesota Twins Promote Chattanooga's Nick Gordon To Triple-A Rochester

Gordon Joins Five Others From The 2018 Chattanooga Lookouts Roster

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - by Tim Evearitt
Nick Gordon will be with the Rochester Red Wings when the Lookouts open their next homestand Wednesday evening.
Nick Gordon will be with the Rochester Red Wings when the Lookouts open their next homestand Wednesday evening.
- photo by Tim Evearitt

The Twins promoted their No. 4 prospect, Nick Gordon, to Triple-A Rochester on Tuesday. The 22-year-old middle infielder, son of former MLB pitcher Tom Gordon and brother of the Mariners' Dee Gordon, hit .333/.381/.525 with 10 doubles, three triples, five home runs and seven steals in 42 games for Double-A Chattanooga this season.

Gordon, ranked as the No.

76 prospect overall according to MLB Pipeline, has moved steadily through Minnesota's organization since being selected fifth overall in the 2014 Draft. In a full season at Double-A with the 2017 Lookouts, he slashed .270/.341/.408 with nine homers and 13 steals in 122 games.



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