MLB teams sign four prospects from the Mícalo Bermúdez Baseball Academy
Luis Ayden Almeyda is a shortstop ranked No. 20 among the best prospects in the Class of 2022.
Four of the talents being developed at the Mícalo Bermúdez Baseball Academy in Tamboril were signed by major league teams with significant bonuses including two of the top 30 class of 2022 prospects list. .
The prospectuses that were officially signed this January 15 in Santo Domingo received between two of them three million and a half dollars in bonus, catapulting the main Cibao baseball academy through which great talents have passed including the recently named rookie of the year in the American League in the Major Leagues Julio Rodríguez.
The Mícalo Bermúdez Baseball Academy in Tamboril is a member of the MLB Coaches Association Program.
Luis Ayden Almeyda is a shortstop ranked number 20 among the best prospects in the Class of 2022, signed a new He signed with the Baltimore Orioles for a two million five hundred thousand dollar bonus US$2,500,000, ShortStop.
Nationally and internationally, Almeyda is defined as a young family member in amateur baseball circles after having performed well in the United States and the Dominican Republic.
His scouting report highlights that he has good speed for his height (6'2), with a chance to become a five-tool player through development.
As with many big middle infielders, there's a chance Almeyda could outrun shortstop and eventually move to third base, but adjusting to a new position shouldn't be an issue.< /p>
He's a smart hitter with a good focus at the plate and a large number of at-bats to his credit thanks to his time in the United States.
He plays defense-only. lida, largely due to his soft hands, good footwork, and internal clock, projecting an arm plus as defined in the new baseball, and highly praised for his IQ, or baseball IQ
Ángel Cepeda is a shortstop ranked No. 19 among the best prospects in the Class of 2022, signed by the 2022 Class. for a one million dollar bond US $1,000,000 with the Chicago Cubs.
Cepeda signed as shortstop but can perform very naturally also at second and third base which looks very mature on both sides of the field both offensively and defensively which is athletic enough that he has He even has the ability to play center field according to his scouting report.
Cepeda is looking forward to it. He is a highly polished hitter who can hit the ball deep and has displayed an above average power tool and has the potential to hit in the middle of a lineup.
His qualities include So his offensive prowess is on the rise. He may be over his defense, but his versatility and athleticism will keep him on the field because of his IQ, or baseball IQ.
Another of the prospects signed to the Mí Baseball Academy. Calo Bermúdez was outfielder Joseph Díaz with the Philadelphia Phillies, who was defined as a player with a lot of power with his bat and a good arm.
Junior was also signed from this academy González right-hander, who signed a contract.