Elieser Hernández

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Elieser Hernández
Miami Marlins – No. 57
Pitcher
Born: (1995-05-03) May 3, 1995 (age 24)
Ocumare del Tuy, Venezuela
Bats: Right Throws: Right
MLB debut
May 11, 2018, for the Miami Marlins
MLB statistics
(through June 17, 2019)
Win–loss record2–9
Earned run average4.99
Strikeouts58
Teams

Elieser Alexis Hernández (born May 3, 1995) is a Venezuelan professional baseball pitcher for the Miami Marlins of Major League Baseball (MLB).

Career[edit]

Hernández signed with the Houston Astros as an international free agent on May 31, 2012.[1] He played in the Houston organization from 2012 through 2017. During his time with them, he played for the DSL Astros, Gulf Coast Astros, Greeneville Astros, Tri City ValleyCats, Quad Cities River Bandits, Lancaster JetHawks, and the Buies Creek Astros.[1]

The Marlins selected him from the Houston Astros organization in the 2017 Rule 5 draft.[2] He began the 2018 season on the disabled list with Miami and was activated on May 10.[3] He rehabbed with the Jupiter Hammerheads, Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp, and the New Orleans Baby Cakes in 2019. He finished his rookie season going 2–7 with a 5.21 ERA in 65.2 innings.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Elieser Hernández". MLB.com. Retrieved May 11, 2019.
  2. ^ "Marlins pick two rotation candidates in Rule 5 draft". Sun Sentinel. Retrieved May 11, 2018.
  3. ^ "Marlins reinstate Rule 5 pick Elieser Hernandez from DL following tooth infection". Sun Sentinel. April 18, 2018. Retrieved May 11, 2018.

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