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Jonathan Villar, an unexpected spark in the New York Mets

The dominican Jonathan Villar has been a great piece in the Mets of New York so far in the 2021 season in the Big leagues.

Jonathan Villar who everyone expected to see him sign a Minor League contract, he signed a contract guaranteed for 1.5 million and a season with the Mets, something that left many confused.

The native of La Vega, had a terrible Spring Training, but in the month of April and part of May when the team went through a terrible offensive streak, Jonathan Villar did everything.

In a dramatic meeting against the Phillies, Villar managed to score from the first with a single, when he saw that the runners lowered their guard he managed to enter until third and as if that were not enough to the home plate to even the game.

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Also on April 13, Jonathan Villar he hit a bases-loaded hit to put the Phillies on the ground against Hector Neris’ shipments.

While the same thing happened shortly thereafter against the Baltimore Orioles, with a first ground roll he lowered the winning run thanks to his instincts and good speed.

And as if that weren’t enough, he hit a two-run home run off one of MLB’s best pitchers, Tyler Glasnow to put the Mets ahead on the scoreboard.

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Villar is hitting 239. with 2 homers, 9 RBIs and 2 stolen bases, being one of the best in situational at-bats.

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