PERU – Peru State junior pitcher Eddy Tavarez Cabrera (San Crestobal, Dominican Republic) was named the Heart of America Athletic Conference (Heart) Pitcher of the Week for the first time this season.
Tavarez Cabrera picked up his second win of the season after throwing six innings and allowing just one hit in the Bobcats’ 18-2 win over Dordt (Iowa).
He allowed one unearned run and struck out 13 in his third outing of the year.
Tavarez Cabrera has not allowed any earned runs yet this season and is ranked first in the NAIA in that category. He is presently sixth in opponent batting average (.115), 11th in hits allowed per nine (3.60), 17th in total hits (6), and 50th in total runs allowed (5).
This is Tavarez Cabrera’s first season in a Bobcat uniform.