Regrettable loss: Julio Lugo, former Major League Baseball player, died at age 45


Julio Lugo suffered a heart attack while on his way from the gym to his home in Santo Domingo.

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Sad and shocked, in this way is the world of baseball by the death of Julio Lugo, former Major League Baseball player. This Tuesday he was going to turn 46 years oldd.

Lugo suffered a heart attack while on his way home from the gym in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, according to statements from relatives to journalists.

Julio Lugo in the MLB

The Dominican played with the Houston Astros, Tampa Bay Rays, Los Angeles Dodgers, Boston Red Sox., St. Louis Cardinals, Baltimore Orioles and Atlanta Braves.

Through 12 MLB seasons, between 2000 and 2011, he hit 1,279 hits and batted .269 in 1,352 games. With Boston he won the 2007 World Series.

Likewise, it was during eight seasons in the Dominican League, with Eastern Stars and Lions of the Chosen One. With the hairy ones he won two championships.

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Source-eldiariony.com