EIGHT DPL Alumni selected to MWL and FSL All-Star Game

EIGHT DPL ALUMNI SELECTED TO 2015 MIDWEST AND FLORIDA STATE LEAGUE ALL-STAR ROSTERS  In exciting news, eight Dominican Prospect League alumni have been selected to their respective league All-Star Games. In the Midwest League, Natanael Delgado (Burlington Bees) has hit to the tune of a .275/.314/.404 slash line with a .717 OPS. He has three homeruns, three triples, and seven doubles. Yairo Munoz (Beloit Snappers) has an impressive .278/.311/.439 slash line with a .750 OPS. Munoz has knocked out seven homeruns and has 31 RBI to go along with six stolen bases on the year. Felix Jorge (Cedar Rapids Kernals) has dominated the Midwest League, pitching to a 3-2 record, 2.62 ERA and a measly 0.98 WHIP. Jorge has racked up 48 strikeouts in 55 innings, with only 11 walks.… Read More

DPL Alumni Felix Jorge dominated in his 2015 debut

Kernels’ Jorge carves through Snappers Twins right-hander strikes out 10 en route to first win of season By Tyler Maun / MiLB.com 04/13/2015 All spring, Twins coaches told right-hander Felix Jorge to be more aggressive in trusting his talent. In his first outing of the season, the 21-year-old showed them he’s been listening. Jorge dominated in his 2015 debut, striking out 10 and allowing just two hits over seven innings Monday as Class A Cedar Rapids blanked Beloit, 9-0, to remain unbeaten on the fledgling season. “I had a real good combination of pitches where me and [catcher Brian] Navaretto were working together good,” Jorge said through translator Henry Bonilla, his pitching coach. “We set them up with the fastball to go to the breaking ball.… Read More