Seasoned by several years of professional experience, 31-year-old Alex Viramontes put together a solid offensive month for San Diego and was crowned August’s top batter in the American Eagle League.
He batted .419 with 8 home runs, 27 RBIs and 32 runs scored, including a 5 hit effort on August 30.
Currently Viramontes is hitting .365 and has collected 16 home runs, 58 RBIs and scored 58 times, while playing in 78 games.
The Seagulls are looking to clinch a playoff spot today at home against the Dallas Lawmen. They are currently in the division lead for the AEL West, with a magic number of 1.