Josh Donaldson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Josh Donaldson continues criticism of umpires: 'Tough to watch any game'

    Star Tribune "Twins third baseman Josh Donaldson, who missed the two-game playoff sweep last week with a calf injury and unfortunately like his Twins teammates now has a lot of time on his hands, spent some of it on Twitter Tuesday espousing some big opinions about MLB umpiring and teams that employ infield..." October 07

  • Twins Set Wild Card Series Roster; Byron Buxton Active, Josh Donaldson Out

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Twins have formally announced their 28-man roster for their three-game Wild Card series against the visiting Astros. Among the most notable decisions is the inclusion of center fielder Byron Buxton and the omission of third baseman Josh Donaldson. Buxton has been recovering..." September 29

  • Twins' Josh Donaldson says MLB umps have 'no accountability'

    ESPN "Two days after his ejection at home plate, Minnesota Twins third baseman Josh Donaldson lashed out at Major League Baseball's umpires, saying there's "no accountability" with the group and that the umps "don't care." "[If] the..." September 20

  • Josh Donaldson Hits Home Run, Gets Ejected After Crossing the Plate

    SI "Josh Donaldson knows how to get ejected in style. The third baseman brought the drama in the sixth inning of Thursday's Twins-White Sox game when he launched a a 381-foot leadoff home run off Reynaldo López, breaking a 2–2 tie. In case the homer wasn't..." September 17

  • How 10 big offseason acquisitions are faring "Of all the things in this world that feel like they happened decades ago but actually went down just a few months ago -- and there are a lot of things like that -- Major League Baseball’s 2019 Hot Stove is very much one of them. Remember how fevered the rush was when all those big..." September 03

  • Twins To Activate Byron Buxton, Michael Pineda On Tuesday; Josh Donaldson To Be Activated On Wednesday

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Twins didn’t make any moves at the trade deadline but will still receive some key additions this week. Dan Hayes of The Athletic tweets that center fielder Byron Buxton will be activated from the injured list today, while right-hander Michael Pineda will..." September 01

  • Josh Donaldson (calf strain) placed on 10-day IL "When Josh Donaldson first came off the field with calf tightness on July 31, Twins manager Rocco Baldelli said he hoped the injury wouldn't be a "major issue" for his star third baseman. One week later, Donaldson isn't any closer to returning to the field as..." August 07

  • Oakland’s Meager Return For A Superstar

    MLB Trade Rumors "One of the highest-profile trades of the previous decade saw the Athletics send third baseman Josh Donaldson to the Blue Jays for a four-player package consisting of infielders Brett Lawrie and Franklin Barreto, right-hander Kendall Graveman and..." May 19