Héctor Villanueva

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Héctor Villanueva
Born: (1964-10-02) October 2, 1964 (age 52)
Río Piedras, Puerto Rico
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
June 1, 1990, for the Chicago Cubs
Last MLB appearance
June 13, 1993, for the St. Louis Cardinals
MLB statistics
Batting average .230
Home runs 25
Runs batted in 72

Héctor Villanueva Balasquide (born October 2, 1964 in Río Piedras, Puerto Rico), is a former professional baseball player who played catcher in the Major Leagues from 1990 to 1993.

In 1991, he became the fourth player in the history of the Puerto Rico Baseball League to win the triple crown.[1][2]


  1. ^ "The Baseball Biography Project". Retrieved 2009-01-07. 
  2. ^ "Triple Crown Winners". Retrieved 2009-01-07. 

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