Who Is Eddie Rosario?
Atlanta Braves left fielder Eddie Manuel Rosario, Jr. is a Puerto Rican professional baseball player who hails from the island nation.
He was formerly a member of the Minnesota Twins and Cleveland Indians of Major League Baseball.
Rosario won a silver medal in both the 2013 and 2017 World Baseball Classics while representing Puerto Rico.
Rosario earned a 50-game suspension for taking a banned drug after the 2013 season, which he served at the start of the 2014 season.
In 2015, he made his major league debut, smashing a home run on the first pitch of his first at-bat against Oakland Athletics pitcher Scott Kazmir.
On September 28, 1991, Eddie Rosario was born to Eddie Sr. and Maria. Guayama, Puerto Rico, is where he grew up.
Hector Otero, the Twins’ lead scout for South Florida and Puerto Rico at the time, scouted Rosario. Rosario was chosen in the fourth round of the 2010 MLB draft by the Minnesota Twins.
In 2010, Rosario debuted in the Gulf Coast League of Minor League Baseball. He worked his way through the Twins’ farm system, first reaching Double-A in 2013 and then Triple-A in 2015.
He also spent time in the Puerto Rican Winter League and, in 2013 and 2014, the Arizona Fall League.
On May 6, 2015, Rosario made his major league debut.
Rosario swung at the first pitch he saw from Oakland Athletics starter Scott Kazmir in the bottom of the third inning and blasted an opposite-field home run, becoming the 115th player in major league history to hit a home run in his first at-bat.
How Old Is Eddie Rosario?
Eddie Rosario was born on September 28, 1991. He is 30 years old