Twins hire new bench coach 07 Nov 17

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins have hired Derek Shelton as their bench coach. Shelton was the Toronto Blue Jays’ quality control coach this year. The 47-year-old Shelton will be going into his 14th season as a coach in some capacity at the major league level. He previously served as Tampa Bay’s hitting coach from 2010-16 and Cleveland’s hitting coach from 2005-09.