Ozzie Albies, a Curaçaoan professional baseball second baseman with the Atlanta Braves of Major League Baseball, was born on January 7, 1997, in Curaçao (MLB). When Albies signed with the Braves organization in 2013, he made his Major League Baseball debut with the franchise.
Albies was selected for the 2018 All-Star Game in his first complete season in Major League Baseball. He was awarded the National League Silver Slugger Award for second basemen in 2019 and 2021. He was presented with the Heart & Hustle Award in 2021.
Ozzie Albies Injury
Ozzie Albies exits tonight's game after suffering an apparent injury on this swing. pic.twitter.com/Bj17gdDbed
— Bally Sports: Braves (@BravesOnBally) June 14, 2022
Washington, D.C. – Nothing Bad Has Happened During the Braves’ 12-Game Winning Streak. at Nationals Park on Monday Night, Though, a Player Was Injured. the All-Star Second Baseman May Now Be Gone for An Extended Period.
When Ozzie Albies Broke His Left Foot During the Atlanta Braves 9-5 Victory Over the Washington Nationals, He Will Be out For at Least a Significant Amount of Time This Season. Albies Fell Trying to Leave the Batter’s Box After an Awkward Swing Resulted in A Ground Ball to Short that Was Hit by A 3-2 Steve Cishek Fastball. Afterward, He Staggered Gingerly Back to The Dugout and Was Replaced by Orlando Arcia for The Rest of The Half-Inning.
Soon After, the Braves Made the Announcement. that, On Monday Night, Albies’ Recovery Timetable Was Unknown, and He Was Unavailable for Remark Following the Game.
As a manager, Brian Snitker Said, “I Hate It for Ozzie and I Hate It for Us.” Although Disappointing, It’s a Fact of Life. His Condition Won’t Deteriorate. He’s Still a Kid, Though. Because He’s a Key Part of Our Team and He Loves Baseball, I’m Really Sorry for Him.”
A Rbi Double from Washington Nationals Reliever Sam Clay on June 3, 2021, Was Albies’ 500th Career Hit. It Was Announced that Albies Would Be a Reserve at The All-Star Game in 2021. on September 4, the 2021 Atlanta Braves Became only The Second Club in Mlb History to Have Each of Its Starting Infielders Hit Twenty-Five Home Runs This Year.
for The First Time in His Career, Albies Hit His Thirtieth Home Run and Tallied His Hundredth Rbi on September 22 of This Year. for The First Time in Braves Club History, He Became the First Second Baseman to Hit 30 Home Runs and Score 100 Runs in A Season. Albies Hit His 100th Career Home Run on September 29 Against the Philadelphia Phillies in Philadelphia.
In 2021, he batted.259/.310/.488 in 629 at-bats (2nd in the NL), scoring 103 runs (4th), racking up 40 doubles (3rd), seven triples (3rd), 30 home runs, 106 RBIs (3rd), and striking out 128 times in 128 at-bats. With 83.4 percent of his swings coming from the strike zone, he was the most aggressive major-league hitter.
He had the most assists among second basemen with 389 and the most errors among second basemen in the National League with 8 — the fourth-highest among NL second basemen. This season, the Atlanta Braves finished with an 88–73 record, which was enough to secure the NL East title and subsequently win the World Series in 2021, their first championship since 1995. When Albies was named NL MVP in 2021, he also received the Heart and Hustle Award.
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