Cheslor Cuthbert, Infield, Kansas City Royals, #19
Date of Birth: 11/16/1992
Birthplace: Corn Island, Nicaragua
Cheslor Cuthbert, infielder for the Kansas City Royals, signed with the Royals in 2009. He played in the Royals' minor league system from 2010 through most of 2015. In 586 games, he batted .259 with 572 hits, 121 doubles, 299 RBIs, and 407 strikeouts to 211 walks. Defensively, as a third baseman, he made 815 assists, 58 double plays, 294 putouts, and 93 errors in 492 games.
Cuthbert played in 19 games with the Royals in 2015. He hit his first major league home run on September 2nd.
In 2016, his first full season in the majors, Cuthbert batted .274 in 128 games. He finished the season with 130 hits, 28 doubles, 13 home runs, and 54 RBIs. Defensively, as the Royals' third baseman in 127 games, he made 216 assists, 77 putouts, and 16 errors.