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Nick Senzel named National League Player of the Week

Cincinnati’s Nick Senzel was named National League Player of the Week Monday.

Senzel, a former All-America standout for the Vols, was honored after he went 10-for-21 last week. He totaled two home runs, nine RBIs, eight runs one double, one stolen base, four walks, a .476 batting average and a .560 slugging percentage.

He hit a walk-off home run against Texas on April 26. It was Senzel’s first walk-off home run of his Major League Baseball career.

Senzel played for Tennessee from 2014-16. He was the No. 2 overall pick by Cincinnati in the 2016 MLB draft. The former Vol made his Major League Baseball debut on May 3, 2019.

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Story originally appeared on Vols Wire