Minnesota Twins
2014 Avg.
.219
 
Career Avg.
.240
Name  Oswaldo Arcia
Born  5/9/1991
Height  6-0
Weight  220
Number  31
Position  RF
Bats  L
Throws  R
6/8/2014 1:01:00 PM
Description: Twins right fielder Oswaldo Arcia is back in the lineup Sunday.
Insight: Arcia (.281, 4 HR, 13 RBI) sprained his ankle Thursday night on a pickoff play at second base. He'll serve as the designated hitter Sunday against Houston.
 
6/7/2014 12:28:00 PM
Description: Twins right fielder Oswaldo Arcia is not in the lineup again as Minnesota faces off against Houston on Saturday afternoon.
Insight: Arcia (.281, 4 HR, 13 RBI) sprained his ankle Thursday night on a pickoff play at second base. He was confident he would return on Saturday, but that apparently isn't happening.
 
6/6/2014 6:42:00 PM
Description: Twins right fielder Oswaldo Arcia won't suit up Friday against Houston. SOURCE: Fox Sports North
Insight: Arcia (.286, 4 HR, 13 RBI) sprained his ankle last night on a pickoff play at second base. He's confident he'll return on Saturday. Jason Kubel (.230, 1 HR, 13 RBI) is filling in at right field tonight.
 
6/6/2014 11:55:00 AM
Description: Minnesota right fielder Oswaldo Arcia sprained his right ankle and left the game in the sixth inning Thursday against Milwaukee.
Insight: Arcia, who hit a grand slam in the third inning, rolled his ankle when he was picked off second base. It's a bad break for the 23-year-old, who's batting .366 over his last 10 games and .286 overall (4 HR, 13 RBI). Consider Arcia, who was replaced by Chris Parmelee, day-to-day.
 
Hot5/29/2014 9:18:00 PM
Description: Twins right fielder Oswaldo Arcia went 3-for-5 in Thursday's loss to the Rangers.
Insight: By doing so, he extended his hitting streak to six games. Now that Chris Colabello (.232, 4 HR, 30 RBI) is back in the minors, Arcia (.257, 1 HR, 2 RBI) should see regular at bats in right field.
 
Hot5/29/2014 12:38:00 PM
Description: Minnesota outfielder Oswaldo Arcia has hit well in the cleanup role over the past three games.
Insight: Although batting .200 for the season, he's hitting at a .333 pace since being installed into the No. 4 hole. We have our doubts as to whether this level of production will continue long-term.
 
4/9/2014 5:14:00 PM
Description: According to Rhett Bollinger of mlb.com, the Twins are expected to place outfielder Oswaldo Arcia (wrist) on the disabled list.
Insight: Arcia hit .251 with 14 HR and 43 RBI last season while striking out 117 times in 351 at-bats. He hit .111 in his first four games and is dealing with right wrist issues for the second straight season.
 
4/7/2014 10:49:00 AM
Description: Minnesota right fielder Oswaldo Arcia is questionable for Monday's game against Oakland with a sore left wrist.
Insight: Arcia has done nothing to warrant attention from fantasy owners. He batted .251 with 14 HR and 43 RBI last season, but is hitting just .111 so far this spring.
 
8/30/2013 10:25:00 AM
Description: Minnesota right fielder Oswaldo Arcia is questionable for Friday's game against Texas with a sore left wrist.
Insight: Arcia (.254, 10 HR, 32 RBI) has played once since Aug. 19. He is traveling with the team on the road trip so that's a bit of encouragement, but his fantasy value is minimal.
 
8/28/2013 9:37:00 AM
Description: Twins outfielder Oswaldo Arcia will travel with the team for their weekend series in Texas. SOURCE: Brandon Warne, 1500 AM ESPN Twin Cities
Insight: He's still out with a bruised wrist but it looks like he could return any day now. Josh Willingham (.213, 12 HR, 45 RBI) has been playing left field in Arcia's absence.
 
8/28/2013 9:37:00 AM
Description: Minnesota right fielder Oswaldo Arcia is questionable for Wednesday's game against Kansas City with a sore left wrist.
Insight: Arcia (.254, 10 HR, 32 RBI) has played once over the past week and hasn't produced so for a while and may be sidelined until the injury heals.
 
8/23/2013 9:47:00 PM
Description: Minnesota right fielder Oswaldo Arcia's MRI came back clean. SOURCE: St. Paul Pioneer Press
Insight: He's dealing with a bruised wrist. Arcia (.257, 10 HR, 32 RBI) hasn't played since Monday, though it doesn't sound like a trip to the DL will be necessary.
 
8/23/2013 11:35:00 AM
Description: Twins outfielder Oswaldo Arcia is questionable for Friday's game against Cleveland with a sore left wrist. he still felt pain during a Thursday batting practice session.
Insight: Arcia has hit safely in nine of the last 11 games, but his average is still hovering below .260 with a .750 OPS. He has hit 10 homers in 272 at-bats which extrapolated over 500 plus at-bats would yield around 20 homers a season.
 
8/21/2013 9:45:00 AM
Description: Twins outfielder Oswaldo Arcia is questionable for Wednesday's game against Detroit with a sore left wrist.
Insight: Arcia has hit safely in nine of the last 11 games, but his average is still hovering below .260 with a .750 OPS. He has hit 10 homers in 272 at-bats which extrapolated over 500 plus at-bats would yield around 20 homers a season.
 
6/20/2013 7:36:00 PM
Description: Twins outfielder Oswaldo Arcia went 3-for-4 with a homer and two RBI Thursday.
Insight: Arcia was recalled from Triple-A when Aaron Hicks went on the DL. He's batting .333 with four doubles, one homer and three RBI in 30 at-bats since being recalled.
 
6/10/2013 3:39:00 PM
Description: The Twins have recalled Oswaldo Arcia from Triple-A to replace injured center fielder Aaron Hicks.
Insight: Arcia has shown a couple of glimpses that he can play at the major league level, but overall his numbers aren't worthy of attention from fantasy owners. One note, he's been much better on the road (.333, .975 OPS) than at home (.271, .592 OPS). The bad news, however is Minnesota's next nine games are at Target Field.
 
4/5/2013 12:08:00 PM
Description: Minnesota right fielder Oswaldo Arcia is not in Saturday's lineup.
Insight: Arcia (.254, 10 HR, 32 RBI in 2013) is dealing with a right wrist injury which is likely the cause of his .111 batting average through four games. Jason Kubel with start in right.