Williams Jerez

Williams Jerez

Bio
Height/Weight: 6' 4"/210 lbs
Bat: L
Throw: L
Born: Sanitago, Dominican Republic
College: None
Draft: 2011 2nd round by the
  • The Canadian Press

    Votto helps Reds beat Pirates 13-1 to stay in playoff race

    CINCINNATI (AP) — Joey Votto homered twice and drove in four runs, and the Cincinnati Reds pounded the Pittsburgh Pirates 13-1 on Wednesday to stay alive in the race for the second NL wild card. Nick Castellanos, Jonathan India and Eugenio Suarez also connected as Cincinnati (82-75) posted its fourth straight victory, clinching a second straight winning season, Castellanos had five RBIs, and India finished with four hits and scored four times. The Reds pulled within 5 1/2 games of idle St. Louis

  • The Canadian Press

    Phils' 5-game win streak ended by Pirates; Atlanta on deck

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Phillies starter Hans Crouse gave up a home run to Cole Tucker on his first major league pitch and Philadelphia’s playoff hopes took a hit Sunday with a 6-0 loss to Max Kranick and the Pittsburgh Pirates. The Phillies, who had won five in a row, began the day trailing NL East-leading Atlanta by 1 1/2 games. Philadelphia visits the Braves for a three-game series starting Tuesday night. “We’ve got to win one game Tuesday,” Phillies manager Joe Girardi said. “That’s how you have

  • The Canadian Press

    Pittsburgh Pirates to visit the Philadelphia Phillies

    Pittsburgh Pirates (57-97, fifth in the NL Central) vs. Philadelphia Phillies (81-74, second in the NL East)Philadelphia; Sunday, 1:05 p.m. EDTPITCHING PROBABLES: Pirates: Max Kranick (1-3, 7.28 ERA, 1.69 WHIP, 25 strikeouts) Phillies: TBDFANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Phillies -200, Pirates +170; over/under is 9 1/2 runsBOTTOM LINE: Philadelphia and Pittsburgh will face off on Sunday.The Phillies are 47-33 on their home turf. The Philadelphia offense has compiled a .242 batting average as a team this