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Diamondbacks' Jorge Barrosa: Returns to action at Triple-A
Barrosa (hamstring) has started in five games since being activated from Triple-A Reno's 7-day injured list April 11, going 6-for-19 with a home run, a double, three walks, seven RBI and three runs.
Barrosa required only a brief stint on Reno's IL to begin the season while he worked his way back from the strained right hamstring he suffered in a Feb. 26 Cactus League game. Now that he's healthy again, the 22-year-old switch-hitting outfielder appears set to fill an everyday role for the Diamondbacks' top affiliate.... See More ... See Less
Diamondbacks' Jorge Barrosa: Optioned to Triple-A
Barrosa (hamstring) was optioned to Triple-A Reno on Friday.
Barrosa strained his hamstring earlier this month and will miss the first few weeks of the season, but he will reach Triple-A for the first time in his career once he's healthy. The 22-year-old outfield prospect slashed .276/.374/.438 with 12 homers and 51 RBI with Double-A Amarillo last season.... See More ... See Less
Diamondbacks' Jorge Barrosa: Will miss significant time
Barrosa (hamstring) will miss between four and six weeks, Nick Piecoro of the Arizona Republic reports.
Barrosa suffered a strained right hamstring while trying to track down a ball in the outfield Saturday. The 22-year-old is considered one of the organization's better defensive outfielders and has stolen double-digit bases the last three seasons.... See More ... See Less
Diamondbacks' Jorge Barrosa: Leaves Saturday's game
Barrosa was removed from Saturday's game due to hamstring tightness, Nick Piecoro of the Arizona Republic reports.
Barrosa started in center field against the Rockies and walked in his only at-bat before being removed in the bottom of the second inning. He reached Double-A Amarillo in 2022 and is not expected to be part of the MLB roster in 2023. Barrosa's best assets are defense and speed. He stole 26 bases (but was caught 12 times) over two minor-league stops in 2022.... See More ... See Less
Diamondbacks' Jorge Barrosa: Joins 40-man roster
Barrosa was added to Arizona's 40-man roster Tuesday.
Barrosa spent most of the 2022 campaign at Double-A Amarillo and finished with a .276/.374/.438 slash line with 12 home runs and 21 steals in 110 games. If he doesn't open 2023 at Triple-A Reno, he should be able to quickly earn a promotion.... See More ... See Less
|HT/WT: 5-5, 165 lbs|
|Birthplace: Puerto Cabello, Venezuela|
|Bats/Throws: S, L|