TAMPA, FL –  After losing count of how many RBIs and runners thrown out at second he had, PTI names  Alexis Ocasio player of the week during the past weekend tournament in Orlando.

Alexis started the tournament off with a 3 RBI double to left field in Game one. He threw out 3 of 3 runners attempting to steal off him.

Later on in the tournament, Alexis had a 2 -Run triple to left field to help advance the Maniacs into the Championship game.

“This kid is not only growing fast as a player but as a person. Losing everything in Puerto Rico and the family sacrificing to get to the states and have the opportunity to do something for himself  in baseball and he’s taking full advantage. The kid is the best catcher i know at this level” – Jerry Gonzalez

Alexis finished with 8 out of 11 caught stealing and reached safely and scored in every single game. For his efforts, although there were several players very close, Alexis has been named Player of the Week.

Article by PTI Baseball