Associated Press, Published December 10 2012
Twins tap Mientkiewicz to manage Fort MyersMINNEAPOLIS – Former Minnesota first baseman Doug Mientkiewicz has been chosen by the Twins to manage their Class A affiliate in the Florida State League, the Fort Myers Miracle.
The Twins announced their minor league assignments for 2013 on Monday.
Mientkiewicz played for the Twins from 1998 to 2004. He was the hitting coach last season for the Ogden Raptors in the Pioneer League, a rookie level farm club of the Los Angeles Dodgers.