Daniel Corcino

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Daniel Corcino
Cincinnati Reds – No. 64
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 2014 season)
Win–loss record 0–2
Earned run average 4.34
Strikeouts 15
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] He finished the season with a 4.34 ERA in five games.

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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