The Minnesota Twins they put in Liberty to the Venezuelan Willians Astudillo and this one with an emotional message, said goodbye to the organization that gave him the opportunity to debut in the Major League Baseball – MLB a few years ago.
After being put on assignment last week, the Twins released Willians Astudillo after four seasons in the Major Leagues and he did not hesitate through his Instagram account to say goodbye to the organization that gave him the opportunity in the United States. , being an emotional message from this player who is now a free agent.
“Today is a sad day for me, as the Twins have officially released me. I would be lying if I said that I am not disappointed by the lack of more opportunities at the end of the 2021 season and my tenure there ends this way. But there are no hard feelings. They are doing the best for their club and that is business. On the contrary, I am forever grateful for the opportunity to wear the Twins uniform these past few years. It was an honor. I have many wonderful memories and friends with me. I hope I have also been able to give you moments of joy. I hope I was able to make you smile. So remember me, Minnesota. Tortuga, out, ”Astudillo wrote.
Astudillo played from 2017 to 2021 with the Twins, being a utility player in this organization and where he always showed that he left 100% on the field of play, which he made clear in that message, where he thanks the organization and the city of Minnesota for everything lived.
In addition, “La Tortuga” asks the Twins to always be remembered, this is in any of the facets that he had to implement during more than 160 games in Major League Baseball.
Numbers with the Twins
The Barcelona native played 167 games for the Minnesota team, giving up 137 hits, 22 doubles, a triple, 15 homers, 66 RBIs, 58 runs, .270 AVG, .295 OBP, .295 SLG and an OPS of. .701.