- Full name Dominic De La Osa
- Born 01/13/1986 in Miami, FL
- Profile Ht.: 5'11" / Wt.: 205 / Bats: R / Throws: R
- School Vanderbilt
Drafted in the 11th round (336th overall) by the Minnesota Twins in 2008.
View Draft ReportDe la Osa hit 20 home runs in 2007 and was drafted in the 10th round by the Tigers, but this season his batting and power numbers are both down, as he hit .297 with 10 home runs. De la Osa is a free swinger and somewhat streaky, making his bat his main question mark. He's a plus runner with arm strength, athleticism and raw power. He's also an advanced baserunner and uses his speed often, stealing 27 bases this season. De la Osa is a versatile defender and could play either in the outfield or second base.