One week after the inauguration of
the edition number 22 of the Dominican Summer
league, we think that the first team of the
Athletic ones of Oakland is perfect in all his
In these seven games, in the
Academy Juan Marichal they have playing four and
in the route three, leaving behind the Mariners
with 5-2 to two games, following behind the
Phillies (4), Cardinals (5) and Athletic 2 (6.5).
Oakland 1 counts in his roster for
the summer a whole of seven Venezuelans and a
The catcher Carmelo Peñaloza, in
his third year in the league and Gernaldo Castillo
player of the picture, in his second, both of
Barquisimeto, Lara State , whereas Keyter
Rodríguez, in his third year comes from Caracas.
The pitcher Jorge Arrioja, of the
second year, comes from Guarico, whereas Alvaro
Romero and Juan Villegas, both of the third year
together with Jose Oliveros, in his first, are
from Valencia. The infieder Franklyn Toussaint, is
of Quanaminthe, Haiti.
This team is commanded by
Luís Martínez accompanied by Oscar Spencer, Henry
Corniel in pitcheo, Mario Clime, trainner and Juan
Diloné, as field coordinator. All under the reins
of Raymond Abreu, the director and principal scout
of Oakland in the country.
The pitcher Melkin Laureano earned
two of seven games of the A's 1, with six punches
in 7.1 income, with a hit. Against the A's on June
2 three, inaugural day, in 4.1 income, allowed a
hit, with four punches and on June, nine against
the Cardinals in three income, gave two bases and
two strike outs.
Laureano, 21, is in his third
year in the circuit, in 2005 ihe played for the
A's 2, after two years he has mark of 2-2 with
2.57 of efficiency in 19 games, there are
strikeout thirty in 42 innings , with 12 careers,
two home runs and 28 hits allowed.
And with the log, Abraham De León
(.381) in these seven days batting of 21-8, with
seven annotated ones, a double, three RBI, seven
bases for balls, three strike out and a theft.
In this first week the team that
more exists batting has been that of the Angels
of El Peón, in San's Pedro Division of Macorís
with .315 of average of batting globally.
Batting of 260-82, with 58
annotated ones, 27 walks, 68 strike outs, and 15
thefts, but those of better pitching were the
Mariners, of the North of Santo Domingo, with mark
of 5-2 and 2.27 of efficiency.
They allowed 58 hits, with the
whitened one, two home runs, 35 passports and 64
Six batters keeping squall of games
continued with hit, or, that exist it shot for
area of nobody in all the games of this first
Lendy Castle, of Philadelphia;
Jairo Encarnación, of the Pirates; Edwin Henríquez,
of the Royals; Francisco Peguero, of the Giants;
Keyter Rodríguez, of the Athletic ones 1 and
Eduardo Urbina, of the Nats 1.
On the other hand and for third
consecutive season the son Félix Fermín y Luís
will be united in the league Polania but now they
are not with the Indians, since Fermín Jr, was
21-year-old Fermín, Girl played for
the Indians of Boca Chica in the summers of 2004
and 2005, in 2006 he travelled to the League of
the Gulf and was made free, signing later for the
In five games, bat of 18-8, for
.444 of average to the bat, with two annotated
ones, a double, a RBI and four strike outs.
In his first three years of minor
league bat for .246, of 406-1000, with 56
annotated ones, twelve doubles, the triple one, 37
run base in, 61 strikeouts, in 137 games.
At the time that Polania Jr,
in two years with the Indians of Boca Chica, hit
of 338-79, for .234 of average, with 39 annotated
ones, 14 doubles, six triple ones, 50 RBI 76
strikeouts, six thefts and in 107 games.
In four games batea of 12-2, with
the triple one, a remolcada, two punches and a
base and .167 of average.