Carlos Estévez (baseball)

Carlos Estévez

Estévez with the Rockies in 2016
Colorado Rockies – No. 54
Born: (1992-12-28) December 28, 1992
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Bats: Right Throws: Right
MLB debut
April 23, 2016, for the Colorado Rockies
MLB statistics
(through 2016 season)
Win–loss record 3–7
Earned run average 5.24
Strikeouts 59
Saves 11

Carlos Estévez (born December 28, 1992) is a Dominican professional baseball pitcher for the Colorado Rockies of Major League Baseball (MLB).

From Santo Domingo, Estévez signed with the Rockies as a free agent in 2011, at the age of 18.[1] After the 2015 season, the Rockies added Estévez to their 40-man roster.[2] The Rockies promoted him to the major leagues on April 22, 2016.[3] He made his debut on April 23.[1] When Rockies' closer Jake McGee went on the disabled list in June, Estévez became the Rockies' new closer.[4]


  1. 1 2 Perkins, Owen (April 23, 2016). "Rockies pitcher Carlos Estevez makes debut". Retrieved April 25, 2016.
  2. Johns, Greg (November 20, 2015). "Rockies' John Axford designated for assignment: Brothers, Rosario, Kahnle also designated as prospects added to roster". Retrieved February 4, 2016.
  3. Nick Groke (April 22, 2016). "Rockies make a bevy of roster moves, as Miguel Castro heads to 15-day disabled list". The Denver Post. Retrieved April 25, 2016.
  4. Saunders, Patrick (June 16, 2016). "Carlos Estevez channels inner "Wild Thing" as Rockies' closer". The Denver Post. Retrieved June 22, 2016.

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