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 Natanael Delgado rates among Angels rising Prospects

Los Angeles Angels by Jason Parks Baseball Prospectus Prospects on the Rise: OF Natanel Delgado: Making a return trip to the On the Rise category, Delgado has a case for inclusion in the top 10 on the strength of his offensive projection alone. With bat speed and good pop from the left-side, Delgado has impact potential with the bat, but his aggressive approach and lack of feel for the game has some questioning whether or not he will ever develop enough skills to make it work. Delgado began to show his left hand power bat at age 16 during the 2012 DPL elite travel teams´ spring training tour in Arizona.   Improving the Industry One Player at a Time!… Read More

Top 20 Prospects in Rookie and Short Season A

Here is a list of DPL Almuni who were selected on Baseball America´s Top 20 Prospects list   GULF COAST LEAGUE PROSPECTS 1. Austin Meadows, of, Pirates 2. Lucas Giolito, rhp, Nationals 3. Reese McGuire, c, Pirates 4. Dominic Smith, 1b, Mets 5. Franklin Barreto, ss, Blue Jays 6. J.P. Crawford, ss, Phillies 7. Lewis Thorpe, lhp, Twins 8. Rob Kaminsky, lhp, Cardinals 9. Wendell Rijo, 2b, Red Sox Age: 17. B-T: R-R. Ht.: 5-11. Wt.: 170. Signed: Dominican Republic, 2012. Several international scouts last year favored Rijo for his ability to hit consistently in games. A torn ACL in his knee, sustained in March during the Dominican Prospect League’s spring training tour in the U.S., clouded his status before the July 2 international signing period.… Read More