Jon Rauch

Position: Relief pitcher
DOB: 09/27/1978
Height: 6'11"
Weight: 230
Jon Rauch

Jon Rauch is a relief pitcher for the Minnesota Twins.

Jon Rauch was named Twins closer after Joe Nathan injured his arm in spring training. He previously closed games for Washington.



  • Acquired: In a trade with Arizona for Kevin Mulvey last August 28.
  • Selected by the White Sox in the third round of 1999 amateur draft.
  • Had 18 saves for Washington and Arizona in 2008.
  • Led National League with 88 appearances in 2007.
  • Estimates that he has about 20 tattoos.
  • Grew up in Kentucky and attended Morehead State.
  • Homered off Roger Clemens in 2004.


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