Twins Agree To Deal With Roni Tapia

The Twins agreed to a deal with Dominican third baseman Roni Tapia for a contract value of $550,000, according to the Dominican Prospect League.

Tapia, 16, has a trim 6-foot-3, 175-pound frame with easy power. Scouts expect him to end up at another position. Tapia plays in the DPL and trains with Raul Valera, who is known as “Banana.”