At this time last year, Arismendy Alcantara went to New York and played in the All-Star Futures Game, crushing a home run onto Citi Field’s upper deck.
Starlin Castro stands at his locker and takes the heat when things go wrong. He never asks for days off. He won’t let the money or the trade rumors change him.
Edwin Jackson covered his mouth and screamed into his glove.
After flying under the radar for years, Arismendy Alcantara’s become the player everyone wants to talk about now.
It’s too early to start mass-producing Arismendy Alcantara shirseys and bobblehead dolls.