Diory Hernández

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Diory Hernández
Diory Hernández on August 3, 2009.jpg
Hernández with the Atlanta Braves
Rieleros de Aguascalientes – No. 55
Infielder
Born: (1984-04-08) April 8, 1984 (age 32)
San Pedro de Macorís, Dominican Republic
Bats: Right Throws: Right
MLB debut
May 21, 2009, for the Atlanta Braves
MLB statistics
Batting average .157
Home runs 3
Runs batted in 11
Teams

Diory Hernández (born April 8, 1984) is a Dominican professional baseball infielder for the Rieleros de Aguascalientes of the Mexican Baseball League. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Atlanta Braves.

Career[edit]

Atlanta Braves[edit]

Hernández was promoted to Atlanta from Triple-A Gwinnett after hitting .355 (39-for-110) with 12 doubles in 29 games to replace an injured Omar Infante.[1]

On August 2, 2010 Hernández was promoted to Atlanta from Triple-A Gwinnett to replace injured second baseman Martín Prado.

As of April 7, 2011, Hernández was the starting second baseman for the Gwinnett Braves.

On July 29, 2011, Hernández was designated for assignment.[2]

Houston Astros[edit]

The Houston Astros signed Hernandez to a minor league contract on December 1, 2011. He also received an invitation to spring training. He was released later in the year.

Chicago Cubs[edit]

The Chicago Cubs signed Hernandez to a minor league contract on May 25, 2012.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mark Bowman (May 21, 2009). "Hernandez recalled to fill Infante's void". MLB.com. Retrieved August 2, 2009. 
  2. ^ Odum, Charles (2011-07-29). "Braves place OF Nate McLouth on DL". NBC Sports. Retrieved 2011-07-29. 

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