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Saul Rivera # - P

  • Age: 36
  • DOB: 1977/12/07
  • POB: San Juan, PR
  • Height: 5-10 Weight: 180lbs
  • Bats/Throws: S/R
  • MLB Seasons: 5
  • Drafted by Minnesota in 1998 (9th round).

Scouting Report

Assets
Flaws
Career potential

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2010/08/22Signed by the Cleveland Indians to a minor league contract.
2010/06/11Outrighted to the minors by the Arizona Diamondbacks.
2010/06/08Designated for assignment by the Arizona Diamondbacks.
2010/04/08Assigned to Columbus (AAA).
2010/04/02Assigned by the Cleveland Indians to their minor league camp.
2009/12/21Signed by the Cleveland Indians to a minor league contract.
2009/12/07Released by the Washington Nationals.
2009/08/06Recalled from Syracuse (AAA).
2009/05/06Optioned to Syracuse (AAA).
2009/04/21Recalled from Syracuse (AAA).
2009/04/19Optioned to Syracuse (AAA).
2009/02/14Re-signed by the Washington Nationals to a one-year contract.
2008/01/25Re-signed by the Washington Nationals to a one-year contract.
2007/04/12Recalled from Columbus (AAA).
2007/03/31Optioned to Columbus (AAA).
2007/02/06Re-signed by the Washington Nationals to a one-year contract.
2006/05/22Recalled from New Orleans (AAA).
2006/04/19Optioned to New Orleans (AAA).
2006/04/15Contract purchased from New Orleans (AAA).
2006/03/23Assigned by the Washington Nationals to their minor league camp.
2006/02/15Re-signed by the Washington Nationals to a minor league contract.
2001/03/28Optioned to New Britain (AA).

Trades

2010/08/22Signed by the Cleveland Indians to a minor league contract.
2010/05/17Cleveland Indians traded Saul Rivera to the Arizona Diamondbacks for cash considerations.
2009/12/21Signed by the Cleveland Indians to a minor league contract.
2004/06/07Montreal Expos traded Peter Bergeron and Saul Rivera to the Milwaukee Brewers for Jason Belcher and Jason Childers.
2002/04/05Montreal Expos traded Scott Strickland, Phil Seibel and Matt Watson to the New York Mets for Bruce Chen, Dicky Gonzalez, Luis Figueroa and a player to be named (Saul Rivera- July 16th).
2001/11/20Claimed off waivers by the Washington Nationals from the New York Mets.
1998/06/02Drafted by the Minnesota Twins in the 9th round in 1998.

Career Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPGSWLSVCGSHOIPHRERHRBBKWHIPERA
2010ArizonaNL40000003.211992313.8122.09
2010ColumbusAAA2102150024.01354012141.041.50
2010RenoAAA1100100014.02211111662.007.07
2009WashingtonNL3001300038.1482826714211.626.10
2009SyracuseAAA3002520045.2572618125321.803.55
2008WashingtonNL7605600084.0904137335651.493.96
2007WashingtonNL8504630093.0883938142641.403.68
2007ColumbusAAA10010000.22110002.9913.50
2006WashingtonNL5403010060.1592823432411.513.43
2006New OrleansAAA1221110028.12575112251.311.59
2005HarrisburgAA4003390076.2723021320701.202.47
2004HarrisburgAA1800230021.0272218312151.867.71
2004HuntsvilleAA2602110033.130116116251.381.62
2003Did not play-----------------
2002HarrisburgAA1500230019.0218709151.583.32
2002BinghamtonAA30023130038.2251813223321.243.03
2002Total Bing/HarAA45025160057.2462620232471.353.12
2001New BritainAA33052130042.2351615318551.243.16
2001GCL TwinsR30000003.02000141.000.00
2000New BritainAA2201000037.0281616022471.353.89
2000Fort MyersA2908150037.2341515019451.413.58
1999Quad CityA60041230069.24212110361021.121.42
1998ElizabethtonR2303370036.019109419651.062.25
TotalNL24901315400279.1296145133171261921.514.29
TotalAAA75259800112.21195039355771.543.12
TotalAA184013134200268.123812196121202591.333.22
TotalA8901222800107.17627260551471.222.18
TotalR2603370039.021109420691.052.08

Legend:

GP - games played
GS - games started
W - wins
L - losses
SV - saves
CG - complete games
SHO - shutouts
IP - innings pitched
H - hits
R - runs
ER - earned runs
HR - homeruns
BB - walks or base on balls
K - strikouts
WHIP - walks and hits per inning pitched
ERA - earned runs avverage


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