Jasson Domínguez named to 2022 Arizona Fall League roster

September 17, 2022

The Photo voltaic Sox shall be composed of prospects from the Yankees, A’s, Cubs, Marlins and Rays.

Domínguez, the Yankees’ No. 2 prospect and MLB’s No. 42 total prospect, appears to construct on his spectacular 2022 season within the Minors. He began his season at Single-A Tampa and slashed .265/.373/.440 with 9 dwelling runs, 36 RBIs and 19 stolen bases earlier than shifting up the ranks.

Promoted to Excessive-A Hudson Valley hours earlier than the SiriusXM All-Star Futures Sport in Los Angeles this July, “The Martian” confirmed his potential among the many recreation’s biggest younger stars close to Hollywood. Domínguez blasted a two-run homer off the Giants’ No. 2 prospect, Kyle Harrison, within the third inning to tie the showcase recreation for the American League.

“That confirmed lots of maturity,” Adrián Beltré, who was on the AL teaching workers, mentioned after the Futures Sport. “That’s an error that anybody could make. To place that behind him and do what he did on the plate exhibits the expertise he has and his probability to be an excellent participant within the large leagues.

“He’s bought an unbelievable future. He’s younger, however he’s bought all of the instruments to be among the best within the large leagues.”

Domínguez’s Single-Successful and Futures Sport blast carried into Excessive-A Hudson Valley. In 40 video games, he hit .306 with six homers, 22 RBIs and 17 stolen bases.

Simply this week, Domínguez was promoted to Double-A Somerset. He made his Double-A debut on Wednesday, batting 0-for-5 with two strikeouts, and he struck out twice extra on Thursday.

The 19-year-old outfielder has all of the instruments to ultimately make an influence in New York. Proper now, Domínguez continues to be studying and never fairly a whole product. The Arizona Fall League shall be an excellent alternative for him to get extra expertise and at-bats below his belt. It would even be an enormous assist for his growth.

“[The Yankees] have their plan, and so they know what they’re doing,” Domínguez mentioned after the Futures Sport. “Considered one of my primary targets is to remain wholesome, to maintain working and to maintain giving forth my finest focus in order that the outcomes hold coming.”

Domínguez will be part of six different Yankee prospects on the Photo voltaic Sox crew: RHP Nelson Alvarez, RHP Yorlin Calderon, 3B/1B Tyler Hardman, RHP Shaine McNeely, RHP Leam Mendez and 1B T.J. Rumfield.