February 16, 1974 |
Bayamón, Puerto Rico
|June 27, 2001, for the Pittsburgh Pirates|
|Last MLB appearance|
|June 25, 2007, for the San Francisco Giants|
|Representing Puerto Rico|
|World Baseball Classic|
|2013 San Francisco||Team|
Claimed off waivers by the New York Mets that August 15, on April 5, 2002, Figueroa was part of a 7-player trade that sent him, Saúl Rivera, Bruce Chen, and Dicky Gonzalez to the Montreal Expos for Scott Strickland, Phil Seibel, and Matt Watson. From 2002–2005, Figueroa played in the Expos, Mets, Brewers, and Red Sox organizations.
Figueroa signed a minor league contract with the San Francisco Giants for the 2007 season, appearing in 6 more major league games, then signed a minor league contract with the Chicago Cubs in 2008. In December 2008, he signed a minor league contract with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.
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- "Luis Figueroa, SS, New York Mets". Kffl.com. Retrieved 2013-11-09.