June 10, 1979 |
Puerto Cabello, Carabobo, Venezuela
Víctor Hugo Moreno (born June 10, 1979 in Puerto Cabello, Carabobo) is a Venezuela professional baseball player. He is a set-up relief pitcher who is currently a free agent. He bats and throws right-handed. He was signed by the Arizona Diamondbacks as a non-drafted free agent September 5, 1997.
Listed at 6' 0", 240 lb., Moreno has played in minor league baseball for the Diamondbacks, Philadelphia Phillies, Minnesota Twins, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim and Oakland Athletics systems, before joining the Baltimore Orioles as a non-roster invitee to 2007 spring training.
In 2002 he went 3-3 with five saves and a 3.71 ERA in 26 and-two-thirds innings for the Class-A Batavia Muckdogs. Moreno went 1-0 with one save in 10 scoreless innings for the Class-A Lakewood Blue Claws.
Moreno went 3-1 with a 2.03 ERA in 26 and-two-thirds innings for the Class-A Advanced Fort Myers Miracle. He went 1-1 with a 6.95 ERA in 33 and-two-thirds innings for the Double-A New Britain Rock Cats in 2003.
Moreno went 4-2 with two saves and a 4.50 ERA in 74 innings for the Triple-A Sacramento River Cats in 2005 and in 2006, again playing for the River Cats he went 5-4 with four saves a 5.38 ERA in 100 and-one-third innings.