Jump to content

Providing independent coverage of the Minnesota Twins.
Photo

Highlights from Luis Rijo's 10-K Game

luis rijo
  • Please log in to reply
1 reply to this topic

#1 Tom Froemming

Tom Froemming

    Content Editor

  • Administrator
  • 2,383 posts

Posted 08 July 2019 - 07:09 PM

Back on the 4th of July, Twins prospect Luis Rijo had the best game of his professional career. He struck out a career-high 10 batters over seven shutout innings and gave up just one hit for Cedar Rapids. Here's a couple minutes of highlights from that performance.

 

  • glunn, Thrylos and operation mindcrime like this

Find me on Twitter @TFTwins and subscribe to my YouTube channel.


#2 Thrylos

Thrylos

    Twins World Champions in 2019

  • Member
  • 10,132 posts
  • LocationLehigh Valley, PA, USA
  • Twitter: thrylos98

Posted 08 July 2019 - 07:29 PM

Rijo came to the Twins along with Tyler Austin from the Yankees in the Lance Lynn trade.Fangraphs had him ranked as the Twins' 18th best prospect one spot ahead of Nick Gordon.I think that the pen might be his home curve is plus and flashes higher, but command is not there and A ball hitters can bite on that.FB at low 90s is just average.Great performance for sure, but lots of things to work out.

  • glunn and operation mindcrime like this
-----
Blogging Twins since 2007 at The Tenth Inning Stretch
http://tenthinningst...h.blogspot.com/
twitter: @thrylos98



Also tagged with one or more of these keywords: luis rijo