Panamanian professional baseball shortstop and second baseman for the Toronto Blue Jays, Leonardo Jimenez was born on May 17, 2001.
Leo is ranked 11th on Major League Baseball’s list of the Top 30 Blue Jays prospects for 2022.
On July 2, 2017, Jimenez signed as an international free agent with the Blue Jays, getting an $800,000 signing bonus.
In 2018, he started his minor league career with the Rookie-level Gulf Coast League Blue Jays, hitting.250 in 37 games.
He played practically all of 2019 with the Rookie Advanced Bluefield Blue Jays, where he hit.298 in 56 games.
Leo throws and bats with the use of his right hand.