Diego Rafael Moreno (born July 21, 1987) is a Venezuelan professional baseball pitcher for the Generales de Durango of the Mexican League. He previously played for the New York Yankees and the Tampa Bay Rays.
Moreno with the New York Yankees
|Generales de Durango – No. 4|
|Born: July 21, 1987|
Higuerote, Miranda, Venezuela
|June 22, 2015, for the New York Yankees|
|MLB statistics |
(through 2017 season)
|Earned run average||5.06|
New York YankeesEdit
Moreno was called up to the majors for the first time on June 22, 2015. He made his major league debut that night.
Moreno was recalled by the Yankees on July 28. He pitched that night against the Texas Rangers, and made a big impression, going 5 1/3 scoreless innings, while allowing no hits, one walk, and five strikeouts, en route to getting his first career win. On August 19, 2016, the Yankees released Moreno.
Tampa Bay RaysEdit
Generales de DurangoEdit
- Sources: A.J. Burnett trade official
- Topkin, Marc (December 17, 2016). "Rays open to rebuild but stay focused on improving current squad". tampabay.com. Retrieved December 18, 2016.
- "Waiver claim". Indians.com. July 29, 2017.