Acuña Jr. had no rival in the old circuit


The outfielder of Atlanta reached .545 and stayed with the player of the week in the LN

KEMBERLIN CORREA C. | CARACAS.- If the excellent performance in the first month of the season means something, Ronald Acuña Jr. seems to have a plan in place for his sophomore year as brave, to be as good or better than 2018. Big leagues yesterday gave the indicative report that the gardener of the Atlanta Braves he had kept the player's prize of the week in the National League.

Acuña Jr. He hit 22-12 with .545 AVG / .630 OBP / 1,091 OPS in six games last week, a double, a triple, three homers and nine RBIs, while leading Atlanta to a record four wins and two losses.

Sabanero also had five consecutive multi-hit games between April 8 and 13, the longest race of its kind in his career and the longest for any player in the world. Braves since 2014

O Rookie of the Year The old circuit, which had already won that distinction last August, also made at least one run in each of the six games of that period, the longest sequence of their stay in major competitions.

Its 12 unmatched, in the same range, were the most praised amount in the National. He was second in the circuit (9, tied with his teammate) Dansby Swanson), third in runs (tied, 7), fourth in homers (tied, 3) and fifth in extra-base (tied, 5).

From this performance, there is a point of interest for the fans, since five of their promoted races gave Atlanta the advantage on the board, while three served to win the game.

The rebound of Acuna during the previous week, is also an element to consider. On April 8, its average was 0.176 with an OPS of 0.790. It now has 0.302 and 1.072, respectively. So far this season, he leads the Braves in WAR with 1.5 and is the second in National League after Cody Bellinger (1.9), the player of the previous week.


The gardener of the Rays, Austin Meadows, was recognized as the Player of the week at the American League. Meadows He hit 0.545 (22-12) with six scheduled runs, two doubles, four homers, 12 RBIs and an RBI. In addition, he had a .630 base percentage and 1,182 goals in six games last week.


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