Jonathan Lucroy Belts Another Home Run For Angels – VIDEO
A former member of the Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns played a little long ball on Wednesday night.
Los Angeles Angels catcher Jonathan Lucroy hit his 6th home run of the season, in an 8-7 loss to the Minnesota Twins.
A two-run shot in the 6th inning, Lucroy's homer cut the Angels' deficit to 6-3 at the time.
A member of the UL baseball squad from 2005-2007, before being drafted by the Brewers in the third round of the 2007 amateur entry draft, Lucroy signed with the Angels as a free agent in the offseason.
A native of Eustis, Florida, Lucroy hit .241 last season for the Oakland A's, to go along with four home runs and 51 runs batted in.
Lucroy is off to a nice start this season, hitting .269 with 6 homers and 19 runs batted in.
The 32-year old Lucroy has also played for the Brewers, Rangers, Rockies, and A's.
A 2016 MLB All-Star, Lucroy has compiled a .276 career average in 9 seasons, to go along with 105 homers and 525 runs batted in.