Michel Enríquez

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This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Enríquez and the second or maternal family name is Tamayo.
Michel Enríquez
Medal record
Men's Baseball
Competitor for  Cuba
Olympic Games
Gold 2004 Athens Team
Silver 2008 Beijing Team
Baseball World Cup
Gold 2001 Taipei Team
Gold 2003 Havana Team
Gold 2005 Rotterdam Team
Silver 2009 Nettuno Team
Intercontinental Cup
Silver 1999 Sydney Team
Gold 2002 Havana Team
Gold 2006 Taichung Team
Gold 2010 Taichung Team
Pan American Games
Gold 1999 Winnipeg Team
Gold 2003 Santo Domingo Team
Bronze 2011 Guadalajara Team
Central American and Caribbean Games
Gold 2006 Cartagena Team

Michel Enríquez Tamayo (born February 11, 1979 in Nueva Gerona, Isla de la Juventud) is a Cuban baseball third baseman.

Biography and career[edit]

Enríquez, who plays third base for Isla de la Juventud in the Cuban National Series, led the league in batting average and slugging percentage in the 2005-06 season, at .447 and .690, respectively. Enríquez is a roster fixture at third base for the Cuban national baseball team.

He holds National Series records for hits (152) and doubles (35) in a season (1999, 90 games), and was part of Cuba's gold medal-winning team at the 2004 Summer Olympics and the second place team at the 2006 World Baseball Classic. He has one brother and one sister.


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