Every week, we will present you one of our Brand Ambassadors. This week: Jhailyn Ortiz.
At only 19 years old, Jhailyn enters his third professional season with Philadelphia, with whom he ranks at number 6 of their top prospects list. He's currently playing with Lakewood at A level in the South Atlantic League.
In 2015, he was ranked at No. 10 on the Big Leagues Top 30 International Prospects list. At age 17, he started his pro career in 2016 in the Gulf Coast League.
Last season in the New York-Penn League, the Dominican player finished with a .302 batting average, 8 home runs, 15 doubles and 30 RBI in 47 games.