Raimel Tapia

Raimel Tapia

Height/Weight: 6' 3"/175 lbs
Bat: L
Throw: L
Born: San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic
College: None
Draft: Undrafted
  • The Canadian Press

    Springer, Guerrero lead Jays to 9-2 rout of slumping Yanks

    NEW YORK (AP) — George Springer went 5-for-5, Vladimir Guerrero Jr. hit a three-run homer to cap a five-run second inning off Frankie Montas, and the Toronto Blue Jays routed the slumping New York Yankees 9-2 on Thursday night. Jose Berríos (9-5) bounced back from a pair of rough outings to pitch 6 2/3 effective innings. The right-hander allowed two runs on six hits, struck out nine and walked one. Playing designated hitter for the sixth straight game, leadoff batter Springer had a double and fo

  • CBC

    7-year-old Saskatoon heart surgery survivor throws first pitch at Blue Jays game

    A young Saskatchewan resident with a rare heart condition was recently tapped to throw the first pitch at a Toronto Blue Jays game. Rocky Trainor threw the opening pitch — a life-long dream for the seven-year-old Saskatoon boy — before the Jays played the Baltimore Orioles at the Rogers Centre on Tuesday. "Rocky was born with a heart condition called hypoplastic left heart syndrome," his dad Scott Trainor told CBC Radio's Peter Mills. The condition limits blood flow through his heart. "When he w

  • Kansas City Star

    Max Castillo set to start for Kansas City Royals in series opener against the Rays

    The former Blue Jays right-hander takes Brad Keller’s spot in the starting rotation.