The logo of the Liga Nacional Puertorriqueña: a big sky-blue circle, bordered in red and white, surrounding a smaller circle of darker blue with white borders, superimposed on which is a red-and-white nautical star that hosts the acronym "LNP" in black block letters.

Gaceta de la Liga Nacional Puertorriqueña

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The logo of the Macabeos de Trujillo Alto: a golden bold block "TA" bordered in indigo, on a white circle bordered in indigo and then gold.

Macabeos de Trujillo Alto

Trujillo Alto Fritters

Given a choice of fritter, most Puerto Ricans opt for the easier alcapurria with its more stable dough, composed of multiple starches—but Trujillo Alto maintains the proud artisanal tradition of the purely plantain-based macabeo.

Mascot: Fritiguana

(frito “fried” + iguana “iguana”)

The name of the game with Fritiguana, the mascot of the Macabeos de Trujillo Alto, is absolute placidity. That's how you handle being a big gold iguana with a blue head, gold eyes, a blue-and-white striped tail, and dumplings—delicious, golden-brown fried dumplings—for spikes along your back. I mean, that's like if we all walked around with visible vertebrae that just also happened to be French fries.

Campeonatos de la LNP

None.

Liga Hostos pennants

None.

Campeonatos de las Ligas

1871

Series Interdivisionales

1871 • 1887

Series Eliminatorias

1871 • 1882 • 1883 • 1885 • 1887 • 1888 • 1890 • 1897

División Metro Este titles

1873 • 1881 • 1882 • 1883 • 1884 • 1885 • 1886 • 1887 • 1888 • 1889 • 1890 • 1891 • 1894 • 1897 • 1901

Wild card berths

1871

Affiliated Teams

Phoenix Gila Monsters (Frontier Baseball League)
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Notable Players

Sponsors

  • Leo Verdugo, padre: 1871-1895.
  • Leo Verdugo, hijo: 1895-

Stadia

  • Campo de los Macabeos: 1871-