Your network for multiple sports and entertainment

High School Bounce

2015-2016 High School Bounce




High School Bounce marks its sixth season this year! Check back in the coming weeks for game schedules and times.

Click Here for Game

Click here for season schedule and archived games.

What We Cover

Today is

July 2017
M T W T F S S
« Jun    
 12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31  

Angels add veteran utilityman Luis Valbuena

Luis Valbuena with Astros in 2015 By EricEnfermero - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, https commons.wikimedia.org

 

The Los Angeles Angels recently agreed to terms on a two-year contract with INF Luis Valbuena.

Valbuena, 31, appeared in 90 games for Houston in 2016, batting .260 (76/292) with 17 doubles, a triple, 13 home runs and 40 RBI. The utility infielder set career highs in batting average, on-base percentage (.457) and slugging percentage (.459) while appearing defensively at third base, first base and second base. A left-handed batter, Valbuena posted a .267 (20/75) clip and .741 OPS (.341 OBP/.400 SLG) against left-handed pitching during the 2016 campaign but hit 11 of 12 home runs and 13 of 17 doubles vs. righties.

The Caja Seca, Venezuelan native joins the Angels after appearing with the Mariners (2008), Indians (2009-11), Cubs (2012-14) and Astros (2015-16) throughout the course of his nine-year career. An international free agent signed by Seattle in 2002, Valbuena has averaged 20 doubles and over 10 home runs per year since the start of the 2012 campaign. In 798 career games, he has amassed a .232 (588/2535) average with 145 doubles, nine triples, 83 home runs and 269 RBI.

 

PRESS RELEASE WRITTEN BY ANGELS MEDIA RELATIONS; COURTESY MLBpressbox.com

Please visit our sponsors

Ohio Select & Imprint Fabrics
7394 E. Main Street
Reynoldsburg, Ohio 43068
614-861-8811
ohioselect.com

Mega Pawn & Computer Sales
3837 S. High Street
Columbus, Ohio 43207
614-491-9996
megapawnohio.com