Wuillians Vasquez

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Wuillians Vasquez
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Born: (1983-07-23) July 23, 1983 (age 34)
Acarigua, Venezuela
Bats: Both Throws: Right

Wuillians Martin Vasquez (born July 23, 1983) is a Venezuelan professional baseball infielder.

Vasquez played in the New York Yankees minor league system from 2001 to 2004, playing with the GCL Yankees, Tampa Yankees, Staten Island Yankees, and Battle Creek Yankees. He has played for the San Marino Baseball Club in the Italian Baseball League since 2008. He also played for HCAW in Honkbal Hoofdklasse in 2010. He played for Venezuela in the 2011 Baseball World Cup and the 2011 Pan American Games.

Vasquez started playing in the Nicaraguan Professional Baseball League during the 2011-2012 season. During the 2013-2014 season, playing for the Tigres de Chinandega, he led the league in hitting with a .351 average. He played for Nicaragua in their unsuccessful attempt to qualify for the World Baseball Classic. However, he had only one hit in 16 at-bats.

During the 2016-2017 season, playing for the Gigantes de Rivas, he led the league in hitting (.407), home runs (11), and RBI (55). He also tied the league record for doubles (18) and slugging (.695), and set the league record for on-base percentage (.524). He was selected Most Valuable Player.[1]


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