Rey Navarro Career Stats
Rey Navarro SS
- Full Name: Reynaldo Navarro
- Born: December 22, 1989
- Age: 25
- Birthplace: Caguas, Puerto Rico
- Bats: S
- Throws: R
- Height: 5' 10"
- Weight: 185
- Draft: Round 3 (2007, ARI)
- School: Puerto Rico Baseball Academy (PR) HS
2014: Split the season between Double-A Pensacola and Triple-A Louisville in the Cincinnati organization...
Ranked 9th among Reds minor leaguers with a .282 average...Opened the season in Pensacola, where he was named a Southern League Midseason All-Star...Reached base safely in each of his final 23 games with the Blue Wahoos, hitting .292 (26-89) with three home runs, 11 RBI and a .364 on-base percentage over that stretch, which was tied for the seventh-longest in the SL in 2014...Promoted to Louisville after the Southern League All-Star Game...Hit safely in each of his first 16 games with an at-bat with the Bats,June 20 - July 8, hitting .344 (21-61) with two home runs and 11 RBI over that stretch...His 16-game hitting streak was tied for the 7th-longest in the International League in 2014...Hit .316 (54-171) with 21 RBI against IL right-handed pitching...Hit .325 (66-203) in 56 night games and .074 (2-27) in nine day contests...Between the two levels, played 81 games at shortstop and 55 games at second base...After the season played for Caguas in the Dominican Winter League, where he hit .310 (44-142) with four home runs and 25 RBI in 37 games.
2013: Spent the season with Kansas City's Double-A affiliate Northwest Arkansas, where in 119 games he hit .283 with 12 home runs and 58 RBI...His .283 average ranked seventh in the Texas League...Ranked third in the TL by posting an 8.91 plate appearance per strikeout ratio (481 PA, 54 strikeouts)...Played second base (44 games), third base (46 games) and shortstop (15 games)...Ranked among team leaders in RBI (2nd, 58), doubles (T-2nd, 21), runs (3rd, 61), home runs (T-3rd, 12) and total bases (3rd, 191)...Played for Caguas in the Puerto Rican Winter League following the season, where he hit .230 with seven doubles and four RBI in 24 games.
2012: Opened the season in Northwest Arkansas (AA), where he hit .250 with 14 doubles and 39 RBI in 109 games...Tied for the Texas League lead with nine sacrifice bunts...Promoted to Omaha on August 18, his first action at the Triple-A level...Hit safely in his first 10 games with the Storm Chasers...Belted first Triple-A home run in his second game at the Triple-A level, August 19 vs. Nashville...Hit safely in 14 of the 17 games he played with Omaha.
2011: Was a Carolina League All-Star and Class-A Wilmington's Player of the Year...Named the Carolina League's Most Valuable Player in the California/Carolina League All-Star Game after going 1-for-2 with an RBI...Ranked fourth in the CL with seven triples.
2009: At Class-A South Bend was a Midwest League All-Star...Belted 25 doubles.
2008: At rookie Missoula tied for second in the Pioneer League in triples.
2007: Went 4-for-4 with a run scored in his professional debut, June 19 vs. Helena.
PERSONAL: Reynaldo Navarro was signed by Baltimore to a major league contract on 11/26/14...Was originally selected by Arizona in the third round of the 2007 draft...Was acquired by the Royals from the Diamondbacks in exchange for RHP Carlos Mesa, 5/1/10...Graduated from the Puerto Rico Baseball Academy in 2007.