Izquierdo spent 16 seasons in the minor leagues before being called up by Minnesota in August 1967.
He got into 16 games for the Twins, nine of which were starts.
After 1967, Izquierdo returned to the minors and never played in the majors again.
After his playing days were over, Hank Izquierdo managed in the Mexican League and worked as a scout for the Twins.
Cuban baseball player Hank Izquierdo died on August 1, 2015 at age 84.