Daniel Corcino

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Daniel Corcino
Cincinnati Reds – No. 67
Pitcher
Born: (1990-08-26) August 26, 1990 (age 24)
Azua de Compostela, Azua, Dominican Republic
Bats: Right Throws: Right
MLB debut
August 26, 2014 for the Cincinnati Reds
Career statistics
(through August 26, 2014)
Win–loss record 0–0
Earned run average 0.00
Strikeouts 2
Teams

Daniel Corcino (born August 26, 1990) is a Dominican professional baseball pitcher for the Cincinnati Reds of Major League Baseball (MLB).

Professional career[edit]

Minors[edit]

Corcino began his career in 2008 in the Dominican Summer League, pitching in 23 games to a 6-2 record and 5.29 ERA in 34 innings.[1] He converted to a starter in 2010, splitting that season between the Single A and Double A levels.[1] 2011 was Corcino's first full season as a starter. He pitched 139 13 innings with a 3.42 ERA.[1] Prior to the 2012 season, Keith Law of ESPN.com rated Corcino in the top 100 prospects in baseball.[2] On June 17, 2012, Corcino along with Wilkin De La Rosa, threw the first no-hitter in the history of the Reds' Double A team, the Pensacola Blue Wahoos.[3] He was added to the 40-man roster on November 20, 2012.[4] In the 2013 season at Triple A, Corcino threw 129 innings, recording a 5.86 ERA.[1]

Majors[edit]

Corcino was called up to the Reds for the first time on August 22, 2014.[5] The Reds optioned Corcino back to AAA on August 28, 2014, two days after he made his major league debut, throwing a scoreless ninth inning in a 3-0 loss to the Chicago Cubs.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Pleskoff, Bernie (September 27, 2013). "Corcino could be Cueto: Part II for Reds". MLB.com. Retrieved August 23, 2014. 
  2. ^ Law, Keith (February 9, 2012). "Keith Law: Top 100 prospects of 2012". ESPN.com. Retrieved August 23, 2014. (subscription required (help)). 
  3. ^ Eddy, Matt (July 17, 2012). "Reds’ Daniel Corcino Throws Eight Innings Of Double-A No-Hitter". Baseball America. Retrieved August 23, 2014. 
  4. ^ Sheldon, Mark (November 20, 2012). "Corcino among six added to Reds' 40-man roster". MLB.com. Retrieved August 23, 2014. 
  5. ^ Kay, Joe (August 22, 2014). "Reds call up RHP Corcino, send Holmberg to minors". Associated Press. Retrieved August 23, 2014. 
  6. ^ Cincinnati Reds on Twitter: Reds recall RHP Dylan Axelrod, option to Louisville RHP Daniel Corcino.

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