Mexican Joey Meneses hit his fifth home run in less than 10 Major League games

Mexican Joey Meneses waited for several years for his opportunity to reach the Major Leagues. At 31 years old, the Washington Nationals gave him the opportunity to reach the Majors and since then he has not disappointed.

The culichi hit this Saturday at Nationals Park in Washington his home run number 5 of the year in just his tenth game in the Major Leagues. The latter did so against pitcher Yu Darvish of the Chicago Cubs with whom he tied the match 3-3 in the sixth inning.

The home run was a 415-foot long drive that went 107.4 miles per hour.a sign of the force with which the Mexican slugger hit the ball.

The Mexican hit a home run in his first game and then hit a home run in three straight games during the series against the New York Mets.

“When I hit the home run, I was like running like I didn’t believe it. She was in shock. She didn’t really know what was going on. I was running enjoying myself while running the bases and it was very exciting when I saw the hit. Chen I saw the ball go, many things came to mind, but above all emotion and joyin addition to the satisfaction of having achieved it,” said the Mexican player.

In 10 games in the Majors, he has 12 hits in 31 at-bats with a batting average of .387 and has connected at least one hit in 9 of the 10 games in which he has participated. In addition, he has 8 runs scored, 7 RBIs, 3 walks and a high on-base percentage of .441.

CabaJoey must win a contract at the end of the season to stay in the Majors in 2023 and continue to demonstrate his power with the wood as he has done since his debut.

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