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Darwyn Encarnacion Biography – Darwyn Encarnacion Wiki
Darwyn Encarnacion Batista was a former minor league prospect in the Mets’ system. The Mets signed the outfielder in 2019. Encarnacion appeared in 35 games for their team in the Dominican Summer League in 2019, hitting .248 with a .651 OPS in 129 plate appearances. He was released in October 2020.
Darwyn Encarnacion Death
Former New York Mets prospect Darwyn Encarnacion died in a horrific car crash in the Dominican Republic on Wednesday, June 15, 2022. According to MLB insider Hector Gomez, Encarnacion was driving an SUV when it fell off a bridge and crashed into a ditch. While he did not die from the initial impact, he later succumbed to the injuries at a local hospital.
According to Total Pro Sports, “the SUV that Encarnacion was driving in fell into a void on Duarte Highway. He was rescued by medical professionals and taken to the Luis Manuel Morillo King Hospital, where he died.”
“He was a great human being, very disciplined, respectful and polite. He played with us for just one year, in 2019. He was even using his scholarship that the team gave him when he signed and was currently studying at university,” an executive for the Mets’ team in the Dominican Republic told Gomez.
Darwyn Encarnacion Age
Encarnacion passed away on June 15, 2022. He was 21 years old.