#16 Sosa, Leonel

Sosa, Leonel
Bats: R
Throws: R
Height: 185 cm
Weight: 70 kg

Born: 06.10.1988 in Santiago, DOM
Age: 34


Sosa had the best offensive season of his career in 2022, leading all Challengers in hits, home runs, doubles, total bases, RBIs and slugging percentage.


Sosa snapped his team-leading 20-game hitting streak as he went 0-for5 with three ground outs and two strike outs against the Therwil Flyers.


Sosa fouled out to catcher in the 2nd against the Zürich Barracudas in his 500th plate appearance in the NLA.


Sosa's single in the seventh inning against the Zürich Barracudas was his 150th hit in the NLA.


Sosa went 2-for-4 against the Bern Cardinals and now has a team-leading 16-game hitting streak.


Sosa is riding an 8-game hitting streak and has a hit in every game but one this season.


Sosa played in his 100th game in the NLA.


Sosa's RBI on his home run in the fourth inning against the Hünenberg Unicorns was his 100th in the NLA.


Sosa' triple against the Therwil Flyers was his first since Jul. 19, 2020 against the Bern Cardinals.


Sosa remained hitless for the first time in his last eight games.


Sosa's run in the first inning against the Bern Cardinals was the 9'000th in Challengers history.


Sosa doubled to lead off the game against the Wil Pirates in what was his 300th plate appearance with the Challengers.


Sosa flied out in the fourth inning against the Zurich Barracudas in what was his 250th at-bat in the NLA.


With his three-run homer in the ninth inning against the Sissach Frogs, Sosa now has 50 RBIs in his NLA career.


Sosa's single in the sixth inning against the Zurich Barracudas was his 50th hit in the NLA.

NLA Roster:

  • Burger, Thomas
  • Byrne, Ryan
  • Dullnig, Dawson
  • Greenberg, Adam
  • Haltmeier, Stefan
  • Limacher, Marco
  • Maier, Patrick
  • Mordan, Vladimir
  • Nepomuceno, Carlos
  • Sanders, James
  • Sedin, Robert
  • Siemers, Nick
  • Sosa, Leonel
  • Steffen, Simon
  • Zeller, Saentis