Tijuana Toros Name Former Padres’ Player Oscar Robles As Hitting Coach

February 23, 2018

This Thursday, the Tijuana Toros officially announced Oscar Robles as their new hitting coach to replace Matias Carrillo. The former Marlins and Brewers outfielder recently departed the border city side to become the new manager for Generales de Durango. Robles retired from professional baseball just last year, but could not keep away from the diamond for too long. The Tijuana native did not enjoy a very extensive or fruitful MLB career…


10 Former MLB Players, Now on 2017 Tijuana Toros Roster

April 2, 2017

The Tijuana Toros started up their 2017 Liga Mexicana de Beisbol season on Friday, March 31, against Vaqueros de la Union Laguna at the Estadio Gasmart in Tijuana. The Toros had a strong 2016 season, reaching the final but losing to Pericos de Puebla. The border city side is expected to do well again this year, with a strong roster consisting of many ex-major league players. Here are the 10…


Viva Los Toros: Tijuana Toros Weekly Recap #8

July 5, 2016

Tijuana Toros weekly recap The Toros had by far their worst week of the season and I’m not only talking about the record over a six game period. They also lost their manager. Only one victory and five games lost were the reason to fire Luis Sojo. The team that was a game out of second place is now a game and a half out of a playoff run after…


Viva Los Toros: Tijuana Toros Weekly Recap #4

May 31, 2016

The Tijuana Toros weekly recap The Toros started the week by receiving news of the four members of the team that will represent them in the All Star Game as players made history. Starting pitchers Barry Enright, Héctor Ambríz, closer Jason Urquídez and catcher Juan Apodaca have all been named to the mid-season classic in Monterrey, Nuevo León this upcoming weekend to play for the North Zone. When the announcement…


Viva Los Toros: Tijuana Toros Weekly Recap #2

May 16, 2016

Tijuana Toros weekly recap Week 2 The Tijuana Toros started a six game home stand by hosting the Aguascalientes Rieleros and then the México City Diablos Rojos on a very important week to try to get in the top three of the North Zone. Verses Rieleros Game 1: Walk off win on Mother’s Day The Tijuana born and raised, Oscar Robles was the hero in the first game after he…