Celebration - Latin Accomplishments
Detroit slugger Miguel Cabrera used this bat on September 18, 2012, to swat his 40th home run of the season, an eighth-inning grand slam that capped the Tigers’ 12-2 victory over visiting Oakland. That year the Venezuelan Cabrera not only earned baseball’s first Triple Crown in 45 years, he also won the AL Most Valuable Player Award for his historic season.
Detroit’s Miguel Cabrera wore these spikes on October 3, 2012, the last day of the regular season, when he secured the American League Triple Crown. Cabrera finished the season with 44 home runs, 139 RBI and a .330 batting average, becoming the first to earn all three titles since Boston’s Carl Yastrzemski in 1967.
Detroit’s Miguel Cabrera, American League MVP, smashed his 43rd home run of 2013 while wearing this jersey. From 2007-2013, the Venezuelan slugger posted a higher batting average and amassed more homers and RBI than anyone else in baseball.
Chicago White Sox 2005 World Series pullover worn by Venezuelan Ozzie Guillén, the first manager born outside the U.S. to a pilot a World Series winner
Venezuelan Freddy Garcia capped off the White Sox 2005 World Series sweep wearing this cap while pitching seven shutout innings in a 1-0 Game Four victory over the Astros.
Jersey worn in 2006 by Venezuelan Johan Santana, winner of the American League pitching Triple Crown (19 wins, 2.77 ERA and 245 strikeouts), and his second Cy Young Award
New York Mets ace Johan Santana used this ball on June 1, 2012, while pitching the first no-hitter in franchise history. Immediately dubbed "No-Han," the veteran Venezuelan struck out eight in his 8-0 victory over the visiting St. Louis Cardinals.
A lucky fan used this ticket on June 1, 2012, to see New York Mets ace Johan Santana pitch the first no-hitter in franchise history. Immediately dubbed "No-Han," the veteran Venezuelan struck out eight in his 8-0 victory over the visiting St. Louis Cardinals.
Bat wielded by Venezuelan Magglio Ordóñez to hit the walk-off homer that won the 2006 American League pennant for the Detroit Tigers
Jersey and game-used ball from Venezuelan Francisco Rodríguez's record-breaking 58th save in 2008, en route to a new mark of 62 saves
San Francisco’s Pablo Sandoval used this bat to launch his first two of three home runs in Game One of the 2012 World Series. MVP of that Fall Classic, the Venezuelan third baseman became just the fourth player to hit three homers in one Series game.
Marco Scutaro donned these shoes as he joined fellow Venezuelan players Pablo Sandoval and Gregor Blanco to secure the 2012 World Series for the San Francisco Giants. His .500 batting average in the 2012 National League Conference Series against St. Louis earned the playoffs’ Most Valuable Player Award.
San Diego Padres reliever Álex Torres first wore this cap with an extra-thick liner on June 21, 2014. The Venezuelan hurler's one-inning outing marked the first time the new IsoBLOX model, designed to protect pitchers from line drives, was used in a major league game.