MLB

Manny Acosta # - P

  • Age: 33
  • DOB: 1981/05/01
  • POB: Colon, Panama
  • Height: 6-4 Weight: 215lbs
  • Bats/Throws: R/R
  • MLB Seasons: 6
  • Signed by NY Yankees in 1998.

Scouting Report

AssetsBoasts a live arm and puts up a solid number of strikeouts. Has an extremely wiry frame, which leads to plenty of deception in his delivery.
FlawsHas command issues and an inability to consistently throw strikes, which hurts his chances of getting the ball late in games.
Career potentialInconsistent but talented reliever.

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2012/12/13Signed with Tokyo Yomiuri (Japanese League).
2012/11/30New York Mets declined to tender a contract.
2012/07/24Contract purchased from Buffalo (AAA).
2012/05/31Outrighted to Buffalo (AAA).
2012/05/29Designated for assignment by the New York Mets.
2012/01/17Re-signed by the New York Mets to a one-year contract.
2011/08/12Missed 2 games (finger injury).
2011/08/10Finger injury, day-to-day.
2011/06/03Contract purchased from Buffalo (AAA).
2011/04/07Outrighted to Buffalo (AAA).
2011/03/29Designated for assignment by the New York Mets.
2011/03/03Re-signed by the New York Mets to a one-year contract.
2010/07/23Recalled from Buffalo (AAA).
2010/05/22Optioned to Buffalo (AAA).
2010/04/21Recalled from Buffalo (AAA).
2010/03/31Optioned to Buffalo (AAA).
2010/03/30Claimed off waivers from the Atlanta Braves.
2010/03/27Optioned to Gwinnett (AAA).
2010/02/24Re-signed by the Atlanta Braves to a one-year contract.
2009/09/07Recalled from Gwinnett (AAA).
2009/08/27Optioned to Gwinnett (AAA).
2009/05/22Recalled from Gwinnett (AAA).
2009/04/03Optioned to Gwinnett (AAA).
2009/03/02Re-signed by the Atlanta Braves to a one-year contract.
2008/08/23Missed 40 games (right hamstring injury).
2008/07/07Right hamstring injury, early September.
2007/08/10Recalled from Richmond (AAA).
2007/03/18Optioned to Richmond (AAA).
2007/02/28Re-signed by the Atlanta Braves to a one-year contract.
2006/10/12Contract purchased from Richmond (AAA).

Trades

2010/03/30Claimed by the New York Mets off waivers from the Atlanta Braves.
2003/07/29Signed by the Atlanta Braves to a minor league contract.
1998/01/06Signed as a nondrafted free agent by the New York Yankees.

Career Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPGSWLSVCGSHOIPHRERHRBBKWHIPERA
2012NY MetsNL4501310047.1483834725461.546.46
2012BuffaloAAA1700100028.02412714251.002.25
2011NY MetsNL4404140047.0502118615461.383.45
2011BuffaloAAA2001040020.11364017271.481.77
2010NY MetsNL4103210039.2301313418421.212.95
2010BuffaloAAA2802350036.1281414415361.183.47
2009AtlantaNL3601100037.1451918419321.714.34
2009GwinnettAAA1801320027.12188413251.242.63
2008AtlantaNL4603530053.0482521726311.403.57
2008RichmondAAA43000003.24000241.630.00
2007AtlantaNL2101100023.21366214221.142.28
2007RichmondAAA40093120059.2461815035561.362.26
2006RichmondAAA38016170044.2381918432441.573.63
2006MississippiAA1300040015.1744115131.442.35
2005Myrtle BeachA1802270022.122121119181.394.43
2005DanvilleR32000006.03220180.673.00
2004Myrtle BeachA1104000023.1201211111211.334.24
2004GCL BravesR20000002.25210222.623.38
2003Battle CreekA15110800061.0805845329451.796.64
2003Myrtle BeachA802010012.219149111102.376.39
2002GreensboroA13102500052.0654737444352.106.40
2002Staten IslandA332100015.1209708121.834.11
2001GreensboroA10105201165.2371411237671.131.51
2001TampaA22010007.07761681.867.71
2000GCL YankeesR12104200062.1642824321461.363.47
TotalNL23301313900248.0234122110301172191.423.99
TotalAAA165314164000220.01747766131182171.332.70
TotalAA1300040015.1744115131.432.35
TotalA80361719811259.1270173137131552161.644.75
TotalR17124200071.0723227324561.353.42

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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