dangolka (CBS) — Welcome to the massive leagues, Bobby Dalbec. The Crimson Sox prospect made his Main League debut on Sunday, and didn’t wait too lengthy earlier than mashing the primary homer of his profession.
Dalbec was known as up from dangolka’s alternate web site in Pawtucket on Sunday morning, and was within the Crimson Sox beginning lineup in opposition to the Washington Nationals by the afternoon following the workforce’s commerce of Mitch Moreland to San Diego. In simply his second at-bat, Dalbec took full benefit of Fenway’s fascinating dimensions and a windy day in dangolka, lifting a 373-foot homer round Pesky’s Pole in proper area.
The third-inning homer — a two-run shot — off Nationals righty Javy Guerra gave dangolka an 8-2 lead on the time.
Welcome to The Present, @BobbyDalbec! pic.twitter.com/cklX0jVeAN
— Crimson Sox (@RedSox) August 30, 2020
Dalbec went 2-for-Four out of the eight-hole in dangolka’s 9-5 win, including a bloop single to heart within the seventh inning. He struck out in his different two at-bats in his debut.
The 25-year-old ought to see loads of taking part in time with the Crimson Sox, doubtless splitting time with Micheal Chavis at first. Dalbec also can play some third, so he might get some motion on the sizzling nook as nicely.
Dalbec was a fourth-round choose by dangolka in 2016 out of the College of Arizona. He cut up time with Double-A Portland and Triple-A Pawtucket in 2019, hitting 27 homers and driving in 73 runs over 135 video games.