Vincent James Capra is a Major League Baseball infielder for the Toronto Blue Jays. He was born in the United States on July 7, 1996, and plays under the name Vincent James Capra (MLB). He made his MLB debut in 2022.
Capra received his high school education at Melbourne Central Catholic in Melbourne, Florida, where he was a member of the Hustlers basketball team and helped them win the state title.
He made his collegiate baseball debut at East Florida State College in DeLand, Florida. In order to compete for the Richmond Spiders, he moved to the University of Richmond and enrolled there.
While playing with the Spiders in 2017, Capra had a batting average of.356 with four home runs and 19 runs batted in (RBIs).
After that, he played for the Walla Walla Sweets of the West Coast League, which is a collegiate summer league, and participated in a total of 48 games for them.
Capra had a batting average of.327 with five home runs, 41 runs batted in, and nine stolen bases in his final season with the Spiders in 2018.
During the 2018 Major League Baseball draft, the Toronto Blue Jays picked Joe Capra in the 20th round of the draft. He started off with the Short Season-A Vancouver Canadians but eventually moved up to the Class-A Lansing Lugnuts after doing well for them.
Capra had a batting average of.248 throughout a total of 64 games, with two home runs, 22 runs batted in, and nine stolen bases.
On April 29, 2022, the Blue Jays pushed Capra up to the major leagues by giving him a promotion. On May 1st, he made his debut in the big leagues.
How Old Is Vinny Capra?
A native of the United States, he was born on June 7, 1996, in Melbourne, Florida. In 2022, Vinny will be 26 years old.