Hank Izquierdo

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Hank Izquierdo
Catcher
Born: (1931-03-20) March 20, 1931 (age 83)
Matanzas, Cuba
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
August 9, 1967 for the Minnesota Twins
Last MLB appearance
September 27, 1967 for the Minnesota Twins
Career statistics
Batting average .269
Home runs 0
Runs batted in 2
Teams

Enrique Roberto Valdes Izquierdo (born March 20, 1931 in Matanzas, Cuba) was a Major League Baseball player, who played catcher for the Minnesota Twins in 1967.

Izquierdo spent 16 seasons in the minor leagues before being called up by Minnesota in August 1967. He got into 16 games for the Twins, nine of which were starts. After 1967, Izquierdo returned to the minors and never played in the majors again.

After his playing days were over, Izquierdo managed in the Mexican League and worked as a scout for the Twins.

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