At 21, Prieto who plays for the Cienfuegos baseball team is viewed as one of the island’s top prospects. In the regular season in Cuba he was the leader in hits (128) and batting average (.403).
He also hit 21 doubles, seven triples and seven home-runs; batted int 51 runs and scored 78 times, besides receiving 31 walks with only 11 strikeouts in 318 times at bat.
However, Prieto’s greatest achievement in the 2020-2021 season was set the astonishing record of 45 consecutive games batting hits, to break the previous mark of Rey Isaac (37).
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