If someone is having an outstanding Major League Baseball 2022 Season (MLB) that is Sandy Alcantara. The pitcher from the Dominican Republic has excelled on the mound and this leads him to be the favorite to win the Cy Young of the National League. But also, Alcantara set a new record for strikeouts in the Miami Marlins.
The Miami Marlins have in Sandy Alcántara a pitching ace who has stood out in his performances in the 2022 Major League campaign and who has also already made history in the franchise.
This is because the native of the Dominican Republic became the first Marlins pitcher to achieve multiple seasons with 200 or more prescribed strikeouts, that is, he set a record.
Alcántara achieved this feat thanks to the fact that in the 2021 season he made 201 ‘chocolates’ throughout his 33 starts. This year, after 32 appearances on the mound, he has made 207 strikeouts (Baseball Reference data).
Sandy Alcántara has stood out in the 2022 Season of Major League Baseball (MLB). His performances with the Miami Marlins have led him to be considered the favorite to win the National League Cy Young Award.
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