Wilson Delgado

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This name uses Spanish naming customs; the first or paternal family name is Delgado and the second or maternal family name is Durán.
Wilson Delgado
Shortstop
Born: (1972-07-15) July 15, 1972 (age 42)
San Cristobal, Dominican Republic
Batted: Switch Threw: Right
MLB debut
September 24, 1996 for the San Francisco Giants
Last MLB appearance
October 3, 2004 for the New York Mets
Career statistics
Batting average .251
Home runs 5
Runs batted in 43
Teams

Wilson Delgado Durán (born July 15, 1972 in San Cristobal, Dominican Republic) is a former professional baseball player who played shortstop in the major leagues from 1996-2004.

Suspension from MLB[edit]

In 2005, Delgado was suspended 30 games for using a banned substance and violating the Minor League drug policy.[1]

Miscellaneous[edit]

His maternal surname Durán is of Haitian origin.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "W. Delgado suspended second time for drug violation". USA Today. 2005-08-12. Retrieved 2008-08-14. 
  2. ^ "Encuentre al haitiano detrás de su apellido "dominicano" consultando esta lista" [Find the Haitian behind your "Dominican" surname at this list]. 7días (in Spanish). 28 September 2013. Archived from the original on 7 December 2013. Retrieved 7 December 2013. 

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