Mazara and Maya are chosen Players of the Week

The Tigres del Licey outfielder made his debut and created an immediate impact on the team while ‘El Guerrero’ reached a historic number of strikeouts in LIDOM

For the actions carried out between December 6 and 12, Nomar mazara of the Tigres del Licey and Yunesky maya de las Águilas Cibaeñas were selected as the most outstanding players of the week.

In the case of the veteran pitcher, he had two appearances during the aforementioned stretch in which he achieved a win without losses, with a 0.71 ERA.

In addition, in 12 innings and two-thirds of work he only allowed one earned run and four hits, striking out 8 and conceding two walks.

Maya became the fourth imported pitcher to hit 300 regular-season strikeouts at LIDOM when he hit the all-time high in his outing Sunday against the Toros del Este by fanning five opponents.

The Cuban pitcher obtained 74 votes to overcome by a large margin Jairo Asencio of the Tigres del Licey, who obtained 7 votes.

In the case of Mazara, he obtained 49 votes and his closest pursuers were Junior Lake de las Estrellas Orientales with 27 votes, and Johan Camargo de las Águilas Cibaeñas with 4.

The 26-year-old had a .333 batting average with 6 hits in 18 at-bats, with one double and two homers, 7 RBIs and two runs. His OPS is 1,151.

The former White Sox, Tigers and Texas, who is currently an official free agent, stated at the time of joining the Licey, that he has a team for the next season in baseball in the United States but cannot reveal details.