Miami Marlins prospect Jerar Encarnación (13:45) talks with us about his unusual discovery as a baseball player and the path to playing in the United States. Encarnación has reached base safely in every Clinton LumberKings game in 2019 (1.207 OPS) while leading the team with 13 runs batted in. (Thanks to left-hander Nestor Bautista for serving as translator.)
Here is the Dominican outfielder’s early-season spray chart, per Baseball Savant:
Enjoy Episode 3 of A-Ball:
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