Emilio Bonifacio reveals the key moments that made Licey champion
The captain of the Tigres del Licey , Emilio Bonifacio, pointed out that he was the only player. as the “change of course” the team's mentality to reach the Final Series, the game played with the Gigantes del Cibao in the Round Robin, in which the blue team won the victory. with the victory in the ninth inning 5 runs for 4.
Boniface narrated the story.
< strong>“ you don't realize and you don't know, but the reaction that I saw guys, how they looked at me like fuck this guy at this age!, how happy they were, because we were lost with the work that Fernando Rodney (closer of the club) had been doing opposing team)”, he said.
Emilio Bonifacio confessed to his death. also in his participation the “Fan Podcast”that his “fear” in the postseason it was the new generation of young players, indicating that “the atmosphere changes” and as players “they feel pressure to want to do more” He was at that stage of the tournament.
The player mentioned that he had to. that during the entire winter season of 2022-2023 they maintained a winning and different mentality and in that sense he said that the motto they maintained was “take good turns”.
< p>In addition to this, he narrowed the Although some fans sometimes considered “I wasn't hitting,” he felt good about taking turns in which, despite not hitting a hit, the pitchers had “at least eight pitches”; and as a joke he said that since he is the leadoff hitter & ldquo;no one tells him & rdquo; He asked what the pitches he's going to face.
About the home run that stunned the pitcher. He also helped the fans against the Francomacorisan team, in which the blue team won the title. seven 7 runs for 5, he confessed He said that was really “not his style of play”.
Bonifacio, who was the most ;It's valuable in the Round Robin, said ; So the team's final series win was due to Thanks to the great work that all the players did during the regular series, the Round Robin and the final, in which the Licey won the title. with crown 23, assuring that “ to be in this situation”.
Would you go to the Clásico?
About the “campaign” He said that he would not like them to leave someone who “can contribute more than that. s” for taking him and leaving him “sitting down.” They are going to leave someone who can contribute more than me, I have no problem because I am going to support the Dominican Republic if I am there. there or no,” that he was invited on two occasions (2009 and 2013) to participate in the tournament, but due to labor issues at that time, he could not participate.
“I had two opportunities in 2009 and in 2013 to go