Alvaro Rondon

Position: IF Birthday: September 6, 1990
Hometown: Santiago     Country: Dominican Republic 
Bats/Throws: S/R Height: 5-10
Weight: 160 lbs College: Texas A&M International
  • 2018 will be Rondon's first season with the Skeeters, first in the Atlantic League and fifth in professional baseball 
  • Spent the 2017 season with the Texas AirHogs of the American Association, putting together a slash line of .283 AVG/.371 OBP/.324 SLG, with 52 runs scored, six doubles, two triples, a home run, 26 RBIs and 60 stolen bases in 86 games (372 PA) 
  • Made 74 defensive appearances with Texas in 2017 (66 2B, 6 3B, 1 LF, 1 CF) and has also appeared at shortstop in his professional career 
  • Signed by the Arizona Diamondbacks in July 2014 as an amateur free agent 
  • Spent two seasons in the Arizona Diamondbacks organization, reaching as high as the Triple-A level 
  • Career MiLB stats (two seasons): 77 G, 300 PA, 55 R, 10 2B, 5 3B, 23 RBI, 24 SB, .293 AVG/.343 OBP/.367 SLG
  • Played the 2016 season with the Laredo Lemurs of the American Association before signing with the AirHogs 
  • Was teammates with current Skeeters, Jared Mortensen and Denis Phipps, on the 2017 AirHogs