New Jersey Blasters Roster


Alex Vargas

Position: P
Date of Birth: 07/24/1997
Height: 6' 4"   Weight: 203 lbs
Bats: R
Throws: R
Resides: Plainfield, NJ


Entering 1st season with the Blasters…2019 Played majority of season with High-A Myrtle Beach (Chicago Cubs)…2-5, 4.78 ERA, 47 K, 13 BB, 79.0 IP across 18 games (13 starts)…Made one start for Double-A Tennessee…2018 Appeared in 19 games (5 starts) for Single-A Charleston (New York Yankees)…4-1, 4.14 ERA, 4 saves, 43 K, 11 BB, 74.0 IP…Also made one appearance with High-A Tampa (Yankees) and two starts for Double-A Trenton (Yankees)…2017 Split 13 games (all starts) between Short-Season Staten Island (Yankees) and Single-A Charleston (Yankees) as a 19-year old…Went combined 6-3, 2.74 ERA, 48 K, 8 BB, 72.1 IP…PRIOR Signed as a 16 year-old free agent by New York Yankees out of Santiago, Dominican Republic…Made five appearances for Yankees 2 in Dominican Summer League in 2014…Made 10 appearances (9 starts) for GCL Yankees in 2015 as a 17-year old…