Jorge Bonifacio, Outfield, Kansas City Royals
Date of Birth: 6/4/1993
Birthplace: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Jorge Bonifacio, outfielder for the Kansas City Royals, was signed by the Royals in December, 2009. He played in the Royals' minor league system from 2010 through 2016.
Bonifacio played in 113 games with the Royals in 2017. He finished the season with 98 hits, 15 doubles, 17 home runs, 40 RBIs, 118 strikeouts to 35 walks, and a .255 batting average. Defensively, as the Royals' right fielder in 92 games, he made 160 putouts and 4 errors.
Bonifacio's older brother, Emilio Bonifacio, is an outfielder with the Atlanta Braves.