Venezuelans aspire to tenure with their respective teams on Friday, for the second day of action in Major League 2020.
The baseball world has great expectations for the beginning of the Major League Baseball In this 2020, competition that was delayed due to the coronavirus pandemic and was even forced to reduce its regular season games from 162 to 60 per team.
On Thursday there will be two games on Opening Day, with the presentation of the current champion, Washington Nationals, while on Friday there will be plenty of meetings that will light up the day.
One of them will measure Texas Rangers with Colorado Rockies at Globe Life Field in Arlington, teams that need to improve on what they did last year after missing out on the playoffs.
In this specific case, two Venezuelans could see each other’s faces from the start in their premieres. Why Germán Márquez will be the opener in the mentioned game and Robinson Chirinos aspires to be the starting receiver.
“It is a goal that I had set when I arrived in the Major Leagues. I wanted to open on Opening Day, I wanted to go to the All-Star Game and I wanted to win a Cy Young,” said the Puerto Ordaz official in statements collected by the MLB site. .
In turn, Chirinos commented: I have full confidence. The ankle has responded correctly in the past two to three days. I am optimistic that I will be behind the plate on Friday. “
Texas closed 2019 with a record of 78 wins and 84 losses, a mark that left it third in its division, far from the second (Oakland Athletics) that registered 97 successes, while Colorado finished with 71-91, in fourth place in the West of the National League.
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