From BR Bullpen
Albert Hamilton Williams DeSouza
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 4", Weight 190 lb.
- Debut May 7, 1980
- Final Game September 26, 1984
- Born May 6, 1954 in Pearl Lagoon, Atlantico Sur, Nicaragua
 Biographical Information
Albert Williams, known as Al Williams in his playing days, fought as a Sandinista guerrilla in the Nicaraguan Civil War, missing the 1976-1978 seasons. In 1979, he pitched for two teams in the Inter-American League, leading the short-lived circuit in strikeouts with 52. By May of 1980, he was in the major leagues, pitching for the Minnesota Twins.