He isn’t going to be the only player to take advantage of good performances at the 2013 World Baseball Classic. Curt Smith has signed a one-year minor league contract with the Minnesota Twins organization according to Honkbalsite.com. It will be his sixth season in professional baseball. The first baseman who is batting .375 with one home run and four RBI for the Netherlands is likely starting the season with the New Britain Rock Cats in Double-A. He also has been playing for the St. Louis Cardinals and the Miami Marlins organizations. He played in all seven WBC matches for the Dutch team.
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