Alex Avila

Alex Avila

Height/Weight: 5' 11"/210 lbs
Bat: L
Throw: R
Born: Hialeah, Florida
College: Alabama
Draft: 2008 5th round by the
  • Federal Baseball

    Washington Nationals' Carter Kieboom needs to show Nats he's the answer at third base...

    I’ve been trying to get ready to hit for the last year and a half and I think I’m finally ready to hit,” Kieboom said early in that stretch. One at-bat against the Cubs, he said, changed things for him and it clicked. I felt something kind of different, and then from there, just taking that same feel to every single at-bat now and I think that’s been the biggest difference.

  • Houston Chronicle

    No. 5 UCLA at Washington canceled due to COVID-19 issues

    The game won’t be rescheduled and it will count as a Pac-12 victory for the Bruins. That’s because of the league’s rule for games impacted by COVID-19, which says that if two schools can’t agree on a date to reschedule, then the team dealing with the coronavirus outbreak will forfeit the game. Although the teams' conference records will reflect the forfeit, it won't be included by the NCAA in their overall records.

  • NBC Sports Boston

    MLB Rumors: Here's Kyle Schwarber's asking price in free agency

    Here's what the Boston Red Sox may have to pay Kyle Schwarber in order to re-sign the free-agent slugger this offseason.