TSN TV Schedule TSN2 TV Schedule
MLB

Merkin Valdez # - P

  • Age: 32
  • DOB: 1981/11/05
  • POB: San Cristobal, Dom. Rep.
  • Height: 6-3 Weight: 235lbs
  • Bats/Throws: R/R
  • MLB Seasons: 5
  • Signed by Atlanta in 1999.

Scouting Report

Assets
Flaws
Career potential

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2012/01/04Signed by the Oakland Athletics to a minor league contract.
2011/11/04Refused minor league assignment from the Texas Rangers and opted for free agency.
2011/11/02Outrighted to Round Rock (AAA).
2011/09/30Did not make the Texas Rangers playoff roster.
2011/09/01Contract purchased from Round Rock (AAA).
2011/07/25Signed by the Texas Rangers to a minor league contract.
2011/07/20Released by the Los Angeles Dodgers.
2011/02/02Signed by the Los Angeles Dodgers to a minor league contract.
2010/04/29Outrighted to Las Vegas (AAA).
2010/04/27Designated for assignment by the Toronto Blue Jays.
2010/01/20Acquired from the San Francisco Giants.
2010/01/14Designated for assignment by the San Francisco Giants.
2008/10/10Outrighted to Fresno (AAA).
2008/10/01Missed 123 games (right elbow injury).
2008/08/14Transferred from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL (right elbow injury).
2008/05/15Right elbow injury, 15-day DL (retroactive to May 13th, 2008).
2007/09/04Right elbow injury, 60-day DL.
2007/03/03Assigned by the San Francisco Giants to their minor league camp.
2007/03/02Re-signed by the San Francisco Giants to a one-year contract.
2006/03/27Optioned to Fresno (AAA).
2006/03/03Re-signed by the San Francisco Giants to a one-year contract.
2005/03/15Optioned to Fresno (AAA).
2005/03/01Re-signed by the San Francisco Giants to a one-year contract.
2004/08/06Optioned to Norwich (AA).
2004/07/31Recalled from Norwich (AA).
2004/03/24Optioned by the San Francisco Giants to the minors.
2004/03/03Re-signed by the San Francisco Giants to a one-year contract.
2003/11/20Contract purchased from Hagerstown (A).

Trades

2012/01/04Signed by the Oakland Athletics to a minor league contract.
2011/07/25Signed by the Texas Rangers to a minor league contract.
2011/02/02Signed by the Los Angeles Dodgers to a minor league contract.
2010/01/20San Francisco Giants traded Merkin Valdez to the Toronto Blue Jays for cash considerations.
2002/12/17Atlanta Braves traded Damian Moss and Manuel Mateo to the San Francisco Giants for Russ Ortiz.
1999/11/18Signed as a non-drafted free agent by the Atlanta Braves.

Career Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPGSWLSVCGSHOIPHRERHRBBKWHIPERA
2012SacramentoAAA3400150036.0331715417261.393.75
2012AZL AthleticsR21000003.02000010.670.00
2011TexasAL50000004.17332161.856.23
2011Round RockAAA1201040015.1144415141.242.35
2011AlbuquerqueAAA3804240050.1472320124431.413.58
2010TorontoAL20000001.12330303.7620.25
2010Las VegasAAA3913500058.0925951526352.037.91
2009San FranciscoNL4802100049.1573331528381.725.66
2008San FranciscoNL1711000016.0145317131.311.69
2008San JoseA10000001.01000031.000.00
2007DNP-Injured-----------------
2006FresnoAAA4630450049.2524232639481.835.80
2005NorwichAA241956010107.0994842745961.353.53
2004San FranciscoNL20000001.24551324.1927.00
2004FresnoAAA11000005.06440452.007.20
2004NorwichAA1071410041.2352120315311.204.32
2004San JoseA773100035.230121045440.982.52
2003HagerstownA262695021156.0119423911491661.082.25
2002GCL BravesR1287301168.1471815012760.861.98
TotalMLB7413100072.2844945942591.735.57
TotalNL6713100067.0754339738531.695.24
TotalAL70000005.29662462.299.53
TotalAAA17058121800214.1244149126171151711.675.29
TotalAA3426610110148.2134696210601271.303.75
TotalA3433126021192.2150544915542131.062.29
TotalR1497301171.1491815012770.861.89

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


© 2014
All rights reserved.
Bell Media Television