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Detroit Tigers Players Wearing Vinci Gloves

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Detroit’s Villarreal has been wearing Vinci’s glove, model BV1150-M, seen below.  On Tuesday, he was called in for a relief period which led to 5 strikeouts & 0 hits.  The video below shows each strikeout pitch!  Enjoy! Read more...

Congratulations Luis Marte of the Detroit Tigers

Luis Marte is the latest member of the Vinci Team to make it to the Major Leagues. After having a stellar 2011 season with the Erie Seawolves, Luis compiled a 3-0 record, 1.70 ERA with 68 strike outs in 53 innings pitched.Going directly from AA ball, Luis got called up to the Detroit Tigers on September 1st and made his first ever Major League appearance that night. In his second appearance,on September 3, Marte  pitched a perfect ninth inning to earn his first major league victory after Detroit staged a dramatic come back win in the bottom of the ninth. Read more...