2010 MLB Draft, Day One, Pick 21: Alex Wimmers (RHP, Twins)

With the 21st overall pick, the Twins have selected:

Alex Wimmers, RHP, Ohio State

It doesn't get much more 'Twins' than Wimmers. Wimmers is a safe selection, a polished arm with an 88-91 fastball, a slow curve, and a change, all three of which he uses to throw for a bunch of strikes. Says Keith Law:

Wimmers is the closest thing to a Mike Leake this draft class has.

Wimmers could arrive fairly quickly and fit right in. A great match, and a thoroughly unsurprising one.

Read more at Twinkie Town.

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