MLB abides tragedy as Yordano Ventura and Andy Marte killed in car clangs
Major League Baseball has been hit by a double misfortune after two players were killed in separate automobile clangs in their native Dominican Republic
Major League Baseball has been hit by a doubled misfortune after two participates were killed in separate car gate-crashes in their native Dominican Republic.
The Kansas City Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura and the former Cleveland Indian third baseman Andy Marte both died on Sunday. Ventura was 25 and Marte was 33. In a bitter turn of fate, Martes final MLB game was against the Royals, whose starting pitcher that day in August 2014 was Ventura.
Ventura was known for his fastball, which could top 100 mph, and his fiery temperament. He helped the Royals to overpowered the New York Mets in the 2015 World Series and likewise played in the Fall Classic in 2014 during his rookie season. In the 2014 World Series Ventura was one of the Royals good actors, highlighted by his seven shutout innings in Game 6. The Royals “ve lost my” series 4-3 to the San Francisco Giants.
Ventura met the Royals in 2013 and had a 38 -3 1 preserve with the team. Our devotions right now are with Yordanos family as we mourn this young mans overtaking, said here Royals general manager, Dayton Moore, in a statement released. He was so young and so talented, full of youthful exuberance and always created a smile to everyone he interacted with. We will get through this as an organization, but right now is a is high time to sorrow and celebrate the living standards of Yordano.