Mexican prospects added to Major League baseball roster – CVBJ
Several outlook majors in particular Mexicans have been added to listing of Big leagues of their respective teams.
Adrian Martínez, pitcher, San Diego Padres
Adrián Martínez is one of the Padres’ brightest promises in the minor leagues, he already played in AAA in 2021 and hasn’t disappointed anyone, setting a 7-3 mark with a 2.45 ERA in 80 innings with 83 strikeouts. , but before that he was in Double-A where he lost 5 games and won 1, 5.28 ERA and 39 K.
Matinés, 24, 6’2, 200 pounds, is from Mexicali, Mexico, has been signed since February 2015. The San Diego Padres added him to the roster on Nov. 7, 2021.
Brandon Valenzuela, wide receiver, San Diego Padres.
Valenzuela, a native of Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico, plays in Advanced Class A with the San Diego Padres and on November 19 he was added to the San Diego Padres roster to protect him from Rule 5 of Prospects.
Brandon, 20, 6’0 feet and 170 pounds, goes out to bat for AVG’s 299. With 6 home runs, 62 RBIs, 101 hits, 21 doubles and 3 triples for minors in 2021, his defense isn’t the best, but he’s improving season after season.
Alan Rangel, pitcher, Atlanta Braves
Rangel, also from Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico, was protected by the Atlanta Braves after being added to the 40-player roster. He’s 24 and weighs 170 pounds, going 7-7 with a 3.87 ERA in 104 innings with 136 strikeouts, no doubt a high strikeout rate.
Rangel has been with the Atlanta Braves since 2014.
Gerardo Carillo, pitcher, Washington Nationals
Carillo was traded from the Dodgers Angels in trade as other Dodgers prospects were also in order to get Max Scherzer and Trea Turner.
The Washington Nationals added him to the 40-man roster, a 23-year-old Guadalajara, Mexico native, 5’10, 170 pounds, not having had a brilliant season in the minor leagues, setting a 3-7 record with a 4.76 ERA over 96 innings with 108 strikeouts.
Daniel Duarte, pitcher, Cincinnati Reds
The Cincinnati Reds don’t want to see another team take on Daniel Duarte, who just broke a 2-2 record with a 4.56 ERA in 23 innings with 42 strikeouts in MLB 2021.
Duarte from Huatabampo, Sonora, Mexico, is 6’0 feet, 170 pounds and 24 years old, has been in the minor leagues since 2015, was first signed by the Texas Rangers, then claimed by the Kansas City Royals and the last signed by the Cincinnati Reds.