By Jerry Díaz / @ Jerryto94
The Houston Astros (37-28) beat the Minnesota Twins (26-39) 14 runs for 3 on Sunday afternoon as 19,147 fans watched at Target Field.
Yordan alvarez He was on a historic day personally. He was 4-2 including his 9th home run of the season. He scored a couple of times and drove in another 2, with which he reached 35. This was the 6th challenge in which the man from Las Tunas had multihits with at least one extra base and multi RBI.
The historic came when Yordan got a stolen base. This was the 1st scam of his entire career at the Big Top. Thus he became the 103rd Cuban with at least 1 in all of history. Left its offensive frequencies at .302 / .353 / .520 (AVG / OBP / SLG)
Yuli gurriel made his contribution with an RBI (47) from a sacrifice fly. In total 3-0 and a strikeout. (.323 / .392 / .536).
GRAND SLAM by Randy
Randy Arozarena he is one of those responsible for the Rays being the team with the most wins in all of baseball (42). The native of Pinar del Río continues to show that his October was not a coincidence and this Sunday he achieved another milestone in his career.
The Pride of Mantua shot a hit in 4 chances at bat. That indisputable home run was a bases loaded. This was Randy’s 1st Grand Slam on the Big Show, so he joined a list of 42 other Cubans who have hit at least one hit of this type in their time in the majors.
He now has 8 consecutive hitting games, the same number of homeruns in 2021 and 34 RBIs. His offensive line was .261 / .342 / .412.
Another that is having a very stable campaign is Yandy Diaz. The Villa Clara went 5-1 with 2 strikeouts and the 22nd trailer of the season. (.254 / .391 / .302)
Performance of the rest of the Cubans on the day of June 13, 2021 in the Major Leagues
Lourdes Gurriel Jr. he was 5-3 with 2 runs, one RBI (22) and the 6th homer of the year. This was Yunito’s 4th 3+ hitter and homerun game this season. Only Ronald Acuña Jr., Jesse Winker (5) and Vladimir Guerrero Jr. (9) have more games of this type in 2021. (.266 / .288 / .402)
Jose Abreu He also got a trio of undisputed in the White Sox victory over the Detroit Tigers, one of them double (12). He also drove and reached 49, 2nd in the MLB. This was the 3rd game with 3+ hits, extra base and RBI for Pito this season. (.262 / .339 / .475).
Yoan moncada He shot double (13) in 5 hits to the punch box and one scored. (.280 / .402 / .408).
Yasmani grandal 4-0 with a walk (51) and a couple of times he missed via strikes. (.157 / .398 / .409)
Guillermo Heredia he drove one with a ball. He was also 2-1 with a walk. (.248 / .333 / .413)
Jorge Soler from 3-0 (.178 / .270 / .330)
Jose Adolis 5-1 with pair of strikeouts (.272 / .306 / .525)
Jose Iglesias he was out of luck in 5 shifts. (.267 / .299 / .390)