Frank Montieth

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This name uses Spanish naming customs; the first or paternal family name is Montieth and the second or maternal family name is Herrera.
Frank Montieth
Medal record
Men’s baseball
Competitor for  Cuba
Summer Olympics
Gold 2004 Athens Team
Baseball World Cup
Gold 2005 Rotterdam Team
Intercontinental Cup
Gold 2006 Taichung Team
Central American and Caribbean Games
Gold 2006 Cartagena Team

Frank Andy Montieth Herrera (born January 11, 1985[1]) is a Cuban baseball pitcher. He pitches for the Industriales of the Cuban National Series. He has also competed extensively for the Cuban national baseball team, winning a gold medal at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens. Montieth bats and throws right-handed.

Career[edit]

Montieth debuted in the Cuban National Series in the 2003-04 season. He went 2-3 with 13 saves and a 2.34 ERA for the Industriales. That year, Montieth won the Cuban National Series Rookie of the Year Award, beating out Yoenis Céspedes.

During the regular season of the 2005-06 Cuban National Series, Montieth was 7-5 with a 3.13 ERA.[2] During the three-round playoffs, he went 4-2, leading the team in wins as Industriales went on to win the title.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cuban Baseball to Beijing Olympics". Granma. 2006-09-04. Retrieved 2006-10-21. [dead link]
  2. ^ "45 Serie Nacional de Béisbol - Clasificatoria - Pitcheo" (in Spanish). Retrieved 2006-10-21. 
  3. ^ "45 Serie Nacional de Béisbol - Playoffs - Industriales - Lanzadores" (in Spanish). Retrieved 2006-10-21.