Josh Willingham, Minnesota Twins
Josh Willingham played college ball at the University of North Alabama and was drafted by the Florida Marlins in the 17th round of the 2000 amateur draft. Willingham amassed 26 home runs and 74 RBIs during his rookie campaign in 2006, finishing second on the team in home runs.
Prior to the 2012 season, Willingham signed a 3-year / $21M contract with the Minnesota Twins. Josh has gotten off to a hot start with the club, winning the AL Player of the Week award in mid-April.
Josh and his family make their home in Florence, AL, where Josh remains a strong figure in a tight knit community.
My wife and I love Matt and Paul like they are immediate family, and I am confident that they feel the same way about us. They have helped guide me in every stage of my career.
- Josh Willingham