Gabriel Moya (baseball)

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Gabriel Moya
Free agent
Born: (1995-01-09) January 9, 1995 (age 25)
Cabimas, Venezuela
Bats: Left Throws: Left
MLB debut
September 12, 2017, for the Minnesota Twins
MLB statistics
(through 2018 season)
Win–loss record3–1
Earned run average4.64

Gabriel Jose Moya Barrios (born January 9, 1995) is a Venezuelan professional baseball pitcher who is a free agent. He has played in Major League Baseball (MLB) Minnesota Twins.


Arizona Diamondbacks[edit]

Moya signed with the Arizona Diamondbacks as an international free agent on March 27, 2012. He pitched in the Diamondbacks organization from 2012 to 2017, reaching as high as the AA Jackson Generals.[1]

Minnesota Twins[edit]

On July 27, 2017, Moya was traded from the Diamondbacks to the Minnesota Twins for John Ryan Murphy.[2][3] Moya made his Major League debut on September 12, 2017. The next season he split time between the AAA level and the Twins roster, appearing in 35 games, 6 starts. He was 3-1 in ​36 13 innings. On June 25, 2019, Moya was designated for assignment. He became a free agent following the 2019 season.[4]


  1. ^ Johnson, Paul. "Cougars relief pitcher Gabriel Moya used to juggling different roles". Elgin Courier-News.
  2. ^ "Derek Falvey: Trade deadline a 'fluid situation' for Twins". Star Tribune.
  3. ^ Berardino, Mike (27 July 2017). "Twins trade John Ryan Murphy to Arizona for lefty Gabriel Moya".
  4. ^ Matt Eddy (November 7, 2019). "Minor League Free Agents 2019". Baseball America. Retrieved November 7, 2019.

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