Wendell Rijo and Rogelio Armenteros receive their awards in the MVP of the week of the Lidom.
Jerar Encarnación and Carlos Martínez, both of the Águilas Cibaeñas, were selected this Monday as the MVP of the Santo Domingo Week Motors, during the fourth official award ceremony of the Dominican Republic Professional Baseball League (LIDOM) corresponding to the 2022-2023 championship.
Encarnación, outfielder, and Martí nez, starting pitcher, stood out for the Eagles in the period between October 31 and November 6, a period in which the Cibaeños played for 5-2.
Encarnación managed to win. He received a total of 91 votes and Martínez obtained 72 votes from a panel of voters who cast the ballot. in person and electronically.
Encarnación participated in all seven Eagles games and batted .429, product of 12 hits in 24 at-bats, in addition to billing eight RBIs. decided With a home run, the victory of the Eagles over the Tigres del Licey this Sunday in Santiago.
Ramón Hernández and Emilio Bonifacio, both from Licey, obtained ten and six votes, respectively . Other position players considered included Aneury Tavarez, Sandro Fabian, Aristides Aquino, Cade Gotta and Yamaico Navarro. in his only start of the week pitching seven innings of just five hits and seven strikeouts.
Among pitchers, he outscored to Julio Tehrán, starting pitcher for the Toros del Este, who took 19 votes. Francis Martes, from the Eagles, and Elniery Díaz, from the Licey, appeared on eight and six ballots, respectively.
These are the first members of the Eagles to receive the distinction granted by LIDOM in this 2022-2023 championship dedicated to the memory of sports communicator Tomás Troncoso Cuesta. It is the second time that both MVPs of the Week are from the same team, something that has already happened in the past. with Ronny Mauricio and César Valdez, from the Tigres, in the second installment of the voting.
Wendell Rijo and Rogelio Armenteros are awarded
During the activity, LIDOM awarded Wendell Rijo, from the Toros, and Rogelio Armenteros, from the Gigantes del Cibao, winners of the MVP of the Week corresponding to the period from October 24 to 30.
Rijo and Armenteros were awarded by the LIDOM president, Vitelio Mejía, in addition to Jonathan Tiburcio, assistant general manager of the Giants, and Víctor Báez, press director of the Toros, represented their respective teams at the award ceremony. Vian Araujo, executive director of the National Federation of Professional Baseball Players (Fenapepro), also participated. deliveries.
César Marchena, from Teleantillas, was the lucky sportswriter in the weekly draw that LIDOM holds for the press.