Carlos Valdez (baseball)
December 26, 1971 |
Baní, Dominican Republic
|July 18, 1995, for the San Francisco Giants|
|Last MLB appearance|
|September 27, 1998, for the Boston Red Sox|
Carlos Luis Lorenzo Valdez (born December 26, 1971 in Baní, Dominican Republic) is a former middle relief pitcher in Major League Baseball who played in part of two seasons for the San Francisco Giants (1995) and Boston Red Sox (1998). He also played in Japan for the Kintetsu Buffaloes (1999). Listed at 5' 11", 191 lb., he batted and threw right-handed. His older brother, Efrain Valdez, also pitched in the major leagues.
Valdez also played in the Giants and Red Sox minor league systems (1991–98), posting a 35-37 mark with 4.07 ERA and 16 saves in 267 games.