Former Lansing Lugnut To Make MLB Debut This Week
You may have seen him play at Cooley Law School Stadium and now you'll get to watch him play in the MLB as ESPN is reporting that former Lansing Lugnut, Vladimir Guerrero Jr. will be making his Major League Baseball debut this Friday with the Toronto Blue Jays. The Blue Jays will be hosting Oakland for a three-game series and Vlad Jr., who is now considered to be one of the top prospects in baseball, is expected to play in the game on Friday. You can read more about that by clicking here.
Vladimir Guerrero Jr. played third base for the Lansing Lugnuts in 2017. You can see his Lugnuts stats by clicking here. In June of 2018, the Lansing Lugnuts gave away Vladimir Guerrero Jr. jerseys to the first 1,000 fans that attended the game on Father's Day. (If you were lucky enough to get one, you might want to hold on to it!) :)
Here's what Vlad Jr. tweeted yesterday after the news broke: