Frank Batista

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Frank Batista

  • Bats Right, Throws Right
  • Height 5' 10", Weight 170 lb.

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Biographical Information[edit]

Relief pitcher Frank Batista has played in the Chicago Cubs minor league system since 2009 (through 2014). He was signed by scouts Jose Serra and Jose Estevez.

After two ho-hum seasons to start his career, Batista posted a 2.36 ERA and saved 26 games for the Daytona Cubs in 2011, and in 2012 he had 24 saves and a 2.69 ERA in 49 games between the Tennessee Smokies and Triple-A Iowa Cubs. He got all his saves while with Tennessee and led the Southern League in that category. In 2013, he had 19 saves and a 2.60 ERA for Tennessee. He began 2014 with Tennessee as well.