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Michael Helman

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Michael Helman
Name: Michael James Helman
Born: May 23, 1996 in Lincoln, NE
Four-Year College: Texas A&M
Ht.: 6'1" / Wt.: 195 lbs
Bats: R / Throws: R
  AB AVG OBP SLG HR
Career 431 .253 .301 .360 7
Drafted in the 11th round (334th overall) by the Minnesota Twins in 2018 (signed for $220,000)
Helman made an immediate impact for the Aggies, as he stepped in as the team's second baseman and quickly became the Texas A&M leadoff hitter. He was leading the team in mid-May with a .365/.456/.521 slash line. Helman's best attributes as a hitter are his ability to grind out at-bats, as he works counts and has above-average hand-eye coordination. Helman is a plus runner who understands leads well enough to be a basestealing threat in pro ball (he's 11-for-13 on steals through mid-May). Defensively, he's a fringe-average second baseman who is just adequate there with modest range and hands and a fringe-average arm. But he makes the routine plays at second, has played third base when he was at Hutchinson (Kan.) JC and probably best fits in pro ball as a rangy center fielder. Helman's athleticism and his solid production makes him a useful day two pick who has some offensive potential and defensive versatility.
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