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At the moment that a promise of some sports discipline stamps his first signature as a professional, they intend to reach the highest category. In the case of baseball Big leaguesthe Dominican Jeremy Pena is fulfilling a dream with the uniform of the Houston Astros.
The sidereal team’s shortstop has not only played his first two games in the majors, but also, it already had its historic day. Why? for the simple fact of having woken up with the wood with a trio of hits; one of them being his first home run against the shipments of Reid Detmers.
The impressive thing about his hit is that it came in the seventh episode when his parents were being interviewed by means that were cited in the Angel Stadium and those who showed joy and endless emotions when seeing their son walk the four bases.
His father Geronimo Penawho played with Licey Tigers and also had experience in the Major Leagues; with a smile on his face and wearing the cap of the Houston Astroshe only reiterated that: “I’m very happy”.
It is important to note that the parents of the sidereal rookie mixed endless words with screams, tears and joy. Because his son only took a couple of commitments to show off with the champions of the american league from last season.
In addition, Jeremy Pena He has been considered one of the best prospects in the organization in recent years and in this 2022, he will have the opportunity to defend the shortstop full time to fill the absence of Charles Correa.
Of course, despite being a difficult task, since the Puerto Rican marked an era in houston beside alex bregman Y Jose Altuve; the Dominican has begun to transmit that confidence so that they believe in him and feel that the shortstop you are safe with their services.
Besides, Grief He also hit his first double in five at-bats and drove in his first career baseball career. Big leagues. In this way, April 8 will remain in the memory of his parents as the day he hit his first hit and his first home run under the gaze of his parents; being a unique gift for his family.