Monday, April 14, 2014

Carlos Beltran American League Player of The Week

Carlos Beltran has been named the American League's Player of the Week by Major League Baseball today for his work last week. Beltran batted .423 (11 for 26) with four doubles, three home runs, six RBI's and seven runs scored over his last seven games. Beltran also slugged .923 and had 24 total bases while tying for the league leads in hits, doubles, and finished second in batting average, home runs, and runs scored for the week. The Player of the Week award is his fourth of his career in the American League and 10th overall.

Congratulations to Beltran and congratulations to the Yankees, there is no way they beat Boston three out of four games without the contributions from Carlos this weekend.

1 comment:

  1. FRANCISCO CERVELLI...Catcher, New york Yankees.....Jinxed.
    My essay tonight...follow the track of the black cloud, that continues to hang over Cervelli's head.
    Before I move along, I want to state that I am a very big fan of Franky Cervelli.

    Here is the storm track.
    March 8, 2008. Fractured wrist, in home plate collision, with Tampa Bay's Elliot Johnson.
    Returns from the DL...June 8th.
    March 6, 2010. Hit in the head, during a spring training game. Concussion.
    March 11, 2011. Broken foot. Activated April 29th.
    April 2012. Optioned to AAA. Recalled Sept. 1st.
    April 26, 2013. Foul tip, fractures right hand.
    August 5, 2013. Suspended 50 games...Biogenesis.
    April 13, 2014. Grade II strain. Put on DL. Possibly out for 8-10 weeks.

    I wrote over this past winter, that this guy deserves a break. Things will get better.
    I truly feel sorry for Franky Cervelli. I have been cranky all day.


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