MLB tolerates tragedy as Yordano Ventura and Andy Marte killed in car crashes
Major League Baseball has been hit by a double tragedy after two actors were killed in separate vehicle disintegrates in their native Dominican Republic
Major League Baseball has been hit by a double tragedy after two participates were killed in separate automobile clangs in their native Dominican Republic.
The Kansas City Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura and the former Cleveland Indians third baseman Andy Marte both croaked on Sunday. Ventura was 25 and Marte was 33. In a bitter construction of fate, Martes final MLB game was against the Royals, whose starting pitcher the working day in August 2014 was Ventura.
Ventura was known for his fastball, which could top 100 mph, and his fiery temper. He helped the Royals to trounced 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 musicians, highlighted by his seven shutout innings in Game 6. The Royals lost the sequence 4-3 to the San Francisco Giants.
Ventura assembled the Royal in 2013 and had a 38 -3 1 enter with the team. Our prayers right now are with Yordanos family as we sorrow this young mans elapsing, said here Royals general manager, Dayton Moore, in a statement. He was so young and so talented, full of youth excitement and ever fetched a smile to everyone he interacted with. We will get through this as an organization, but right now is a time to mourn and celebrate living conditions of Yordano.