From BR Bullpen
Yoelvis Leiva Vergara
- Bats Left, Throws Right
- Height 5' 8", Weight 150 lb.
Yoelvis Leiva has been an outfielder with Cienfuegos in Cuba.
Through 9 seasons entering 2008-2009, he had hit .264 and slugged .311. In 2008-2009, he batted .354/.436/.410 and stole 22 bases in 35 tries; despite a mediocre success rate, he led the Serie Nacional in swipes, 5 ahead of Alexei Bell and Leonys Martín. He also led in times caught stealing.