Alexander Claudio (born January 31, 1992) is a Puerto Rican professional baseball relief pitcher for the Milwaukee Brewers of Major League Baseball (MLB). He previously played for the Texas Rangers. Claudio pitches in an unorthodox sidearm manner.
Claudio with the Texas Rangers in 2014
|Milwaukee Brewers – No. 58|
|Born: January 31, 1992|
San Juan, Puerto Rico
|August 13, 2014, for the Texas Rangers|
|MLB statistics |
(through May 6, 2019)
|Earned run average||3.26|
In 2016, Claudio pitched in 39 games, finishing 4-1 in 51 2⁄3 innings.
In 2018 Claudio posted a career high 4.48 ERA in 66 games. Right-handed batters had a higher batting average against him, .359, than against all other MLB pitchers in 30 or more innings.
- Rangers place RHP Yu Darvish on 15-day disabled list; purchase contract of LHP Alex Claudio from Triple-A Round Rock
- "Claudio chosen as Rangers Pitcher of the Year". MLB.com. December 1, 2017. Retrieved November 8, 2018.
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- Milwaukee Brewers acquire Alex Claudio from Texas Rangers