Jason James Kubel is an American former professional baseball player. He played in Major League Baseball for the Minnesota Twins, Arizona Diamondbacks, and Cleveland Indians. A Belle Fourche, South Dakota native, Kubel was drafted by the Twins in the 12th round of the 2000 MLB draft after playing at Highland High School.
MLB outfielder who began his career with the Minnesota Twins in 2004.
He got his start in the minor leagues, securing a spot with the AA New Britain Rock Cats.
In 2011, he signed a two-year deal with the Diamondbacks which netted him an estimated $15,000,000.
His brother in law, Michael Tonkin, also became a professional baseball player.
He and Jack Cust both played for the Arizona Diamondbacks during their careers.
Baseball players from South Dakota. Gulf Coast Twins players. Major League Baseball designated hitters. Quad Cities River Bandits players. New Britain Rock Cats players. Fort Myers Miracle players. Arizona Diamondbacks players. Major League Baseball left fielders