Víctor Mata

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Victor Mata
1983 Nashville Víctor Mata.jpg
Mata with the Nashville Sounds in 1983
Outfielder
Born: (1961-06-17) June 17, 1961 (age 58)
Santiago, Dominican Republic
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
July 22, 1984, for the New York Yankees
Last MLB appearance
June 11, 1985, for the New York Yankees
MLB statistics
Batting average.312
Runs9
Hits24
Teams

Victor Jose Mata Abreu (born June 17, 1961 in Santiago, Dominican Republic) is a retired Major League Baseball outfielder. He played during two seasons at the major league level for the New York Yankees. He was signed by the Yankees as an amateur free agent in 1978. Lindsey played his first professional season with their Class-A (Short Season) Oneonta Yankees in 1978, and his last with the Baltimore Orioles' Triple-A Rochester Red Wings in 1988. Currently works for the New York Yankees as a supervisor of scouting operations in Dominican Republic, has been instrumental for the signing of big league players as Robinson Cano, Eduardo Nunez, Cristian Guzman, D'Angelo Jimenez, Jose Tabata, Francisco Cervelli among many others.

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