Ángel Torres

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Ángel Torres
Born: (1952-10-24) October 24, 1952 (age 61)
La Ciénaga, Dominican Republic
Batted: Left Threw: Left
MLB debut
September 12, 1977 for the Cincinnati Reds
Last MLB appearance
October 2, 1977 for the Cincinnati Reds
Career statistics
Win-loss record 0-0
Earned run average 2.16
Strikeouts 8

Ángel Rafael Torres Ruiz (born October 24, 1952 in La Ciénaga, Dominican Republic), is a former Major League Baseball pitcher who played in 1977 with the Cincinnati Reds. He batted and threw left-handed. Torres had a 0-0 record, with a 2.16 ERA, in five games, in his one year career. He was signed by the St. Louis Cardinals in 1971 as an amateur free agent, then traded to the Montreal Expos after the 1976 season with Bill Greif and Sam Mejías for Tony Scott, Steve Dunning and Pat Scanlon.[1] He was then dealt to the Reds early in the 1977 season.[2]


  1. ^ "6-Player baseball trade completed by Cards, Expos". Sarasota Herald-Tribune (AP). 9 November 1976. p. 2C. Retrieved 8 June 2010. 
  2. ^ "Sports transactions". The Times-News (AP). 28 May 1977. p. 8. Retrieved 9 June 2010. 

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