Born: October 15, 1973|
|August 30, 1999, for the Atlanta Braves|
|Last MLB appearance|
|July 13, 2006, for the Colorado Rockies|
|Earned run average||4.47|
David Cárdenas Cortés (born October 15, 1973 in Mexicali) is a Mexican retired professional baseball pitcher. He has played in Major League Baseball for the Atlanta Braves (1999), Cleveland Indians (2003), and Colorado Rockies (2005-2006).
On December 8, 2006, Cortés signed with the San Francisco Giants, but before pitching for the Giants, he was loaned to the Triple-A Mexican League where in 2008 he made the midseason All-Star team. Cortés signed with the Lotte Giants of the Korea Baseball Organization in August 2008 and served as their closer until the end of the season.
- Career statistics and player information from MLB, or Baseball-Reference, or Fangraphs, or The Baseball Cube
- David Cortés Baseball Almanac