The Minnesota Twins have agreed to terms with infielder Alexi Casilla, granting him a one-year $1.38 million deal, according to a tweet from the Twins director of baseball communications, Mike Herman.
#Twins agree to terms with Alexi Casilla on one-year contract, avoiding arbitration. Casilla will earn $1,382,500 in 2012.—
Mike Herman (@HermPR) February 15, 2012
Casilla received the Charles O. Johnson award for the Most Improved Twin last season.
In 2011 he had a .260 batting average with 21 RBIs and two home runs. He has a career .252 batting average with 117 RBIs and has 10 home runs.