Hipólito Peña

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This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Peña and the second or maternal family name is Concepción.
Hipólito Peña
Pitcher
Born: (1964-01-30) January 30, 1964 (age 50)
Fantino, Dominican Republic
Batted: Left Threw: Left
MLB debut
September 1, 1986 for the Pittsburgh Pirates
Last MLB appearance
September 30, 1988 for the New York Yankees
Career statistics
Win–loss record 1–7
Strikeouts 32
Earned run average 4.84
Teams

Hipólito Peña Concepción (born January 30, 1964) is a former professional baseball pitcher. He pitched parts of three seasons in Major League Baseball, from 1986 until 1988, for the Pittsburgh Pirates and New York Yankees. He was drafted by Milwaukee Brewers in 1981. He Began his professional career in Butte that same year. In 1982,He was Brought up to Pikeville. In 1983, He split time between Aguascalien and Beloit. After the season, he was traded to the Pittsburgh Pirates, where he started with the Bradenton Pirates. In 1985, he split time between Miami and Prince William. In 1986, he started out in Nashua where he made his debut on September 1. In 1987,He sent back down to minors to play for Vancouver. Then after a good Start in Vancouver, he was brought up to the Pittsburgh Pirates again. On March 30, 1988,he was traded to the New York Yankees for Orestes Destrade.

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