The Minnesota Twins will promote top prospect Miguel Sano prior to tomorrow’s game against the Kansas City Royals, according to Rhett Bollinger of MLB.com.
Just heard from a well-placed source that Miguel Sano will be getting the call up to the Twins.
— Rhett Bollinger (@RhettBollinger) July 1, 2015
Sano, 22, will mostly likely be the replacement for Kennys Vargas, who was optioned to Double-A today. Sano is a power-hitting third baseman, who has 105 career homers in five season in the minor leagues. He had a slash of .274/.374/.544 to go with 15 homers and 48 RBIs for Double-A Chattanooga this season.
Sano is the number ten prospect on the Fueled by Sports Top 50. He’s ranked 13th on Baseball America, 11th on MLB.com and 12th on Baseball Prospectus.