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Miguel Emilio Almonte
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 2", Weight 180 lb.
 Biographical Information
Pitcher Miguel Almonte made his major league debut in 2015.
Almonte was signed by Kansas City Royals scouts Fausto Morel and Alvin Cuevas in November 2010. He allowed 7 runs in 11 2/3 IP for the 2011 DSL Royals. In 2012, he was very sharp for the DSL Royals (6-1, 1.44, 8 BB in 50 IP) and AZL Royals (2-1, 2.33). He was a Dominican Summer League All-Star. Despite not pitching in a full-season league, he tied for 8th in the Royals chain in victories. He began 2013 3-6 with a 3.30 ERA for the Lexington Legends but with over a strikeout per inning and was picked for the 2013 Futures Game.
Primary Source: 2013 Royals Media Guide