Gimenez began his Independent Professional Baseball career with Gary in 2017 after last playing for the Jacksonville Suns (Double-A) in 2014. Gimenez hit .226 with two homers and 25 RBIs over 60 games with the RailCats.
In 2014, Gimenez was invited to the Miami Marlins’ Big League Camp for the first time and hit .243 with a home run, 22 RBIs and two stolen bases. A native of Maracy, VEN, Gimenez signed with the Marlins in 2008 at the age of 17. After playing in the Dominican Summer League in 2008, Gimenez advanced to the Gulf Coast League in 2009, batting .279 with a career-high .358 OBP and 22 RBIs. The catcher was promoted to the New York Penn League (Class-A Short Season) the following year, hitting .226 with two home runs and 11 RBIs for the Jamestown Jammers. Gimenez spent 2011 and 2012 with Greensboro (Lo-A) of the South Atlantic League before getting promoted to Jupiter (HI-A) in 2013. Gimenez batted .237 with 17 extra-base hits and 33 RBIs in 2013 for the Hammerheads.
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U.S. Steel Yard
One Stadium Plaza
Gary, IN 46402