Little by little the panorama of the Leones del Caracas regarding the upcoming LVBP season has been clarified, after several days of silence, while the other franchises made noises of their hiring and training. Finally, the hairy men announced their coaching staff, headed for the second year by Víctor Gárate.
The residents of the capital will once again be commanded by Gárate, who was officially ratified this Thursday by the management. Along with the former pitcher will be Oscar “Cachi” Salazar as bench coach, while Ramón Castro will have the role as hitting coach. Lino Urdaneta will be the pitching coach, and the bullpen supervisor will be Mauro Zárate.
In this way, the staff of instructors of the long-haired will be integrated, who already have several names of weight in their official training, which began on Thursday.
Veteran Jesús Guzmán leads the Caracas troop, accompanied by Ericson Leonora, who last year debuted with the Lions uniform, being one of the most interesting players of the National ball last season. Pitcher Alejandro Chacín was also seen performing some exercises and releasing his arm.
However, it is expected that Caracas will strengthen itself as the days go by, taking into account that there is less than a week left for the campaign curtain to rise.
According to the report by the journalist Andrés Espinoza, it is very likely that Isaías Tejeda will be one of the imported team this year again. In addition, another who would be joining this weekend would be Ronny Cedeño, who was released by the Navegantes, and until yesterday he was waiting to leave Valencia.
One the greatest surprises that the baseball championship could have is the performance of the big league Keibert Ruiz, current prospect of the Los Angeles Dodgers, as there was information that he would join the training sessions of the capital, as revealed by Gustavo Marcano , agent of the young recipient, on social networks, so little by little the team for this harvest would take shape.