J-Rod, Strider cemented at the top of the Rookie of the Year poll

Julio Rodriguez and Kansas Royals rookie make MLB history with

The young stars in Seattle and Atlanta are not slowing down: with a month to play in the regular season, Dominican Julio Rodríguez and Spencer Strider are the big favorites to win the Rookie of the Year award in their respective leagues. J-Rod and Strider have a solid lead in the MLB.com Rookie of the … Read more

J-Rod excited for Opening Day

J Rod excited for Opening Day

MINNEAPOLIS – If you felt any nerves walking into a major league ballpark clubhouse for the first time, Julio Rodríguez certainly showed it to us on Thursday, the day before his highly anticipated major league debut. “Honestly, I’m pretty calm,” Rodriguez said. “I’m just excited to be here. But then again it’s just another day … Read more

Top Dominican Mariners prospect J-Rod remains unstoppable in minor leagues

In addition to trading two walks on Wednesday, the Dominican prospect of the Seattle Mariners, Julio Rodríguez, He hit a two-run RBI double that served to tie the game, in an eventual victory for his team, the Travelers, 4-3 over Wichita. The second best promise of all Major Leagues, according to MLB Pipeline, he has … Read more

J-Rod surprised by his father in the Futures

J Rod surprised by his father in the Futures

Julio Rodríguez couldn’t get the words out. When listening to the familiar, but at the same time surprising voice of his father, Julio Sr., the young Dominican and 5th best MLB prospect I couldn’t believe what was happening. He got up, took a few steps, and adjusted his sweater before giving his father a big, … Read more