The Venezuelan Orlando Arcia, of the Atlanta Braveshit an unstoppable Monday night to leave the San Francisco Giants on the field.
— Atlanta Braves (@Braves) June 21, 2022
After hitting the winning shot, all the Atlanta players rushed out to congratulate the Venezuelan.
The versatile 27-year-old Venezuelan infielder is taking advantage of his playing days, since after the injury of Ozzie Albies, who will miss at least two months of the season due to a fracture in his left foot, he usually defends second base.
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Already on May 11, Orlando Arcia gave the victory to the Braves by hitting his first home run of the season against the Boston Red Sox.
In accordance with Baseball Savantthe Venezuelan’s connection, a line drive down left field, posted an exit speed of 105.2 miles per hour and traveled 382 feet at Truist Park.
Without asking permission: ORLANDO ARCIA FINISHED THE GAME! 🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥 pic.twitter.com/EC1gWmxJH9
– The Mayores (@TheMayores) May 12, 2022
This season, the native of Anaco, Anzoátegui state, bats .338, with three home runs and 13 RBIs.
Thanks to Arcia, Brian Snitker’s squad reached their 39th victory and is already beginning to put pressure on the New York Mets, leaders of the National League East Division.