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Graterol wins Texas League Player of the Week

Graterol wins Texas League Player of the Week

KANSAS CITY -- Royals first-base prospect Juan Graterol was named the Player of the Week in the Texas League on Monday.

Graterol hit .526 with three doubles and a home run last week at Double-A Northwest Arkansas.

The monster week elevated Graterol's slash line to .292/.325/.401 at Northwest Arkansas this year.

The 25-year-old Venezuelan has spent time at Triple-A Omaha as well this season.

Jackson Alexander is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.

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