Dominican player Pedro Alvarez won the National League Player of the Week award, and by default that also makes him the Dominican Baseball Guy Player of the Week. This is his second career NL Player of the Week Award and second time he has won the Dominican Baseball Guy Player of the Week award. He also won the Dominican Player of the Week award back in May of this year.
This week, Alvarez went 11 for 24 (.458) in the week that ended Sunday. He hit four home runs, two doubles and drove in eight runs.
The former Rookie of the Year winner, Alvarez is from Santo Domingo, Republica Dominicana.
|Dominican player of the Week Pedro Alvarez, photo by Keith Allison on Flick|