Position: IF Date of Birth: 05/08/2016 Height: 5' 10"
College Experience: Oklahoma Wesleyan University Bats: R Throws: R
Arturo grew up in Aimes, Iowa and attended high school at the IMG Academy in Florida. He keeps a treasured picture of himself playing baseball, which his mother took when he was 2 years old. He began playing tee-ball at 5 years old and developed a passion for the game.
After playing with the Saints this year, he hopes to be drafted by the Major Leagues. His favorite player is Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve.
Free time activities for him are playing the guitar, chess and maintaining a healthy and active lifestyle. He is a regular volunteer at the Boys and Girls Club, and appreciates his time as a volunteer Tae Kwon Do instructor at the Iowa state tournament.