Angel Maria (Selmo) Berroa
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 195 lb.
Born: January 27, 1980 in Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, Dominican Republic
High School: Santo Domingo (Santo Domingo, DO) by the Signed Oakland Athletics as an amateur free agent in 1997.
( All Transactions) Debut: September 18, 2001 (Age 21)
vs. CLE 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Teams (by GP): Royals/Dodgers/Yankees/Mets 2001-2009 2014 Contract Status: not updated ( details) [*] Agents: Arn Tellem [*]
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News -- January 2014
1/8 MLBTradeRumors: This Date In Transactions History: January 8th: On this date in 2011, the Cubs traded minor leaguer Hak-Ju Lee, Chris Archer, Robinson Chirinos, Sam Fuld ,and Brandon Guyer to ... News -- November 2013
11/19 Kings of Kauffman: Comparing 2013 to 2003 for the Royals: The last time that the Kansas City Royals headed into the postseason after putting together a winning season was exactly ... News -- August 2013
8/12 KC Kingdom: Royals and Run Differential: Statement of the obvious: It has been a long time since the Royals have been good at baseball. This recent run of excellent baseball ... News -- June 2013
6/17 KC Kingdom: Eric Hosmer Slowly Turning Things Around: Eric Hosmer has been infuriating baseball writers, fans and coaches for going on two years now. He should have been a monster ...
6/7 Mets360.com: Omar Quintanilla gets lucky, Jeremy Hefner, Cesar Puello may not: In his second stint with the Mets, Omar Quintanilla is picking up right where he left off, hitting the ball sharply and enjoying ... News -- May 2013
5/22 Jays Journal: J.P. Arencibia’s Historic(ally Awful) Season: Among my friends, my animosity for J.P Arencibia is well-known. It’s not that I dislike him as a person, I’m sure he’s ... News -- February 2013
2/28 KC Kingdom: Royals Mike Moustakas Needs To Show Improvement: As a 23-year old in the major leagues, Mike Moustakas of the Kansas City Royals hit an impressive 55 extra base hits in 2012. ...
2/22 Kings of Kauffman: Filling a Need – Royals Organizational Shortstop Depth: On May 31, 2006, Dayton Moore took over as General Manager of the Royals. That day’s starting shortstop was Angel Berroa. On ... News -- January 2013
1/31 Kings of Kauffman: Proposed Royals Bobblehead Series: A few weeks ago I ranked the Royals 2013 promotions and one of the more unusual promotions was a collection of Hot Dog Derby ...
1/29 Lasorda's Lair: New 3B option emerges: And no, I’m not talking about Scott Rolen. With the steroid allegations hovering around the Miami complex that supposedly ...
1/6 Kings of Kauffman: Best Laid Plans: Before “Our Time”, before the best farm system ever, before Dayton Moore and before The Trade, the Royals were pretty ... News -- December 2012
12/28 Tyler's Think Tank: Matsui Calls it Quits:
After a productive ten-year career in the big leagues that followed ten seasons of professional baseball in Japan, Hideki ... News -- November 2012
11/13 Kings of Kauffman: Rookie of the Year Winners Announced and Past Royals Winners: The rookie of the year winners were announced today. It’s a no brainer in the American League as Mike Trout took home ...
11/7 Kings of Kauffman: Keeping A Good Man Down: Jeff Francoeur entered 2012 the darling of the casual Royals fan. I’m referring to those people who never paid attention ... News -- October 2012
10/3 Bus League Baseball: 2012 Bus Leagues postseason awards: Independent Leagues Player of the Year: Welcome to awards season at Bus Leagues! Once again, we will have nine to hand out: Full-season, Short-season and Independent ... News -- September 2012
9/18 i70baseball.com: Hispanic Heritage in KC: All-Time Hispanic Team: In a by-gone era, there was a bit of a perception from the outside looking in that the Kansas City Royals were a franchise opposed ...
9/11 i70baseball.com: Hispanic Heritage in KC: Rojas, Beltran and Not a Lot ElseIf National Hispanic Heritage Month is recognized in Kauffman Stadium, it is a holiday without a lot of history. ... News -- July 2012
7/29 Bronx Baseball Daily: Classic Yankees: Hideki Matsui:
In a week when the Yankees unexpectedly picked up one Japanese superstar player, another Japanese superstar player who once ... News -- March 2012
3/30 High Heat Stats: Out Machine Redux – It’s Not Just Rollins and Pierre: How often have Juan Pierre and Jimmy Rollins had outs in a season totalling 75% of their PAs? You might be surprised to know that ...
3/18 FanSided: Defining "Royals Nation": [caption id="attachment_12565" align="alignright" width="218" caption="May 04, 2011; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Royals ... News -- February 2012
2/26 i70baseball.com: Kool Aid Drinker’s Manifesto: First and foremost, the Kool Aid Drinker is not just in me. There is a little bit of him in everyone that still considers himself ...
2/9 YankeeAnalysts.com: Bill Hall’s potential roster spot: The Yankees signed Bill Hall to a minor league deal Tuesday and he was quite excited about it. It’s a minor league deal, ... News -- January 2012
1/17 i70baseball.com: Going To WAR On The Trades Of The GMDM Era- Part 2: 2007: Last week, we took a look at the deals pulled off in his first 6 months with the Royals. Now, we take a look at his first full ... News -- December 2011
12/27 i70baseball.com: Optimism Is Well Placed For Royals FansFor Royals fans, it's OK to be optimistic, but too soon for confidence ... News -- November 2011
11/16 i70baseball.com: Hosmer’s Rookie-Of-The-Year Miss Is A Blessing in Disguise: If Hosmer’s stock trends up instead of down, Royal fans won’t mind a bit that he missed out on the Rookie of the Year award. ... News -- October 2011
10/27 MLB Dirt: Top Rookies Report Card: Major League Baseball’s Rookie of the Year Award is a lot like the Best New Artist award at the Grammys. A very good start ...
10/24 Release Points: Forget the winner; which AL Rookie of the Year candidate has the best long term potential?: The Rookie of the Year Award – perhaps more than any other post-World Series honor – can be a source of hope, a ray of light ... News -- August 2011
8/15 Royally Speaking: The Two Escobars:
Alcides Escobar is having a weird season. He struggled for two months but then on June 7th he decided to start hitting I guess, ... News -- July 2011
7/24 MLBTradeRumors: Diamondbacks Sign Angel Berroa: The Diamondbacks have signed Angel Berroa to a minor league deal, according to MLBTR's Tim Dierkes (via Twitter). The shortstop ... News -- June 2011
6/16 Royally Speaking: It's Escobar's world: Alcides Escobar had 3 more hits last night giving him his fifth consecutive multi-hit game. He also has an eight game hitting ... News -- April 2011
4/29 NY Baseball Digest: Long Island Ducks Begin Their 12th Season Tonight: I will, as I do every year, follow the Atlantic League and the Long Island Ducks throughout the season. The Ducks will begin their ...
4/12 Mike Scioscia's Tragic Illness: Rafael Furcal Is An Endless Source of Blog Content: Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: Rafael Furcal is hurt. I know! Who’d have thought? This time it’s his ... News -- March 2011
3/28 Royally Speaking: Freddie Patek owned opening day: Ever since Freddie Patek departed for the west coast the Royals have struggled to replace him. They thought they had a keeper ...
3/24 Call to the Pen: On the Plus and Minus: The Kansas City RoyalsThis is it, the final installment in this series. ...
3/16 YankeeAnalysts.com: Will this be the deepest bench ever to kick off a Yankee season?: Yankee fans are all too familiar with teams of recent vintage entering a given season with a fairly lackluster bench, only to ...
3/14 My Pinstripes: FullCountPitch | Where Have You Gone Joe Charboneau?: For every Buster Posey or Neftali Feliz, there is a Joe Charboneau or an Angel Berroa, a Rookie of the Year whose best days ... News -- February 2011
2/7 Royally Speaking: Run Alcides run!!: A shortstop has stolen 20+ bases twelve times in team history, I figure Alcides Escobar is a safe bet to make it thirteen. True ... News -- January 2011
1/8 MLBTradeRumors: This Date In Transactions History: January 8th: Now that everyone has recovered from the holidays, the hot stove action has started to pick up. Let's look back at some of the ... News -- December 2010
12/31 Call to the Pen: Your Depressing Year End (If You’re a Royals Fan) WAR Graph: 2011 is almost upon us so it is a good time to reflect. After all, it’s hard to know where you’re going if you don’t ... News -- November 2010
11/26 Mike Scioscia's Tragic Illness: MSTI’s 2010 in Review: Management: With the players in the books, we turn to management today. Though I’m going to reference some moves from previous years, ...
11/20 B-R Blog: 4+ SB Games: Since 1920, how many players have 2+ games with 4+ SB in their career? Here's the list - Rk Player #Matching PA AB H 2B 3B ...
11/1 MLBTradeRumors: Recent Non-Tenders: About a month from now, a new class of non-tenders will hit the free agent market. We've been breaking down the cases for and ... News -- October 2010
10/26 Mike Scioscia's Tragic Illness: MSTI’s 2010 in Review: Shortstop: Rafael Furcal (B) .300/.366/.460 .826 8hr 3.4 WAR I have to be honest, when I first looked back on Furcal’s season, all ... News -- July 2010
7/16 Call to the Pen: Blue Jays/Braves Trade Analysis: Alex Gonzalez, Yunel Escobar, and More…: It’s certainly been a busy July on the trade front, and it got busier earlier today, as the Toronto Blue Jays shipped SS ...
7/15 Mike Scioscia's Tragic Illness: First Half in Review: As the second half kicks off tonight, let’s take a quick look back at the first half and issue some grades. (I actually ...
7/5 KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Giants | Angel Berroa releasedThe San Francisco Giants have released SS Angel Berroa, according to CBSSports.com. ...[+]
7/2 MLBTradeRumors: Minor League Transactions: Fogg, Berroa, Campillo: Baseball America's Matt Eddy brings us the latest round of minor league transactions, with a few noteworthy moves to mention. ... News -- June 2010
6/11 Mike Scioscia's Tragic Illness: Kiko Calero’s a Minor League Signing I Can Get Behind: You probably remember the string of non-roster invites and minor league signings over the winter, most of which caused me nausea. ... News -- May 2010
5/25 B-R Blog: Batting seasons with higher RBI than OPS+: This simple Batting Season Finder search returns interesting results. I looked for all seasons with RBI greater than or equal ...
5/2 MLBTradeRumors: Week In Review: 4/25/10 - 5/1/10: One month into the season, what's the biggest surprise so far? My vote goes to Alex Gonzalez's eighth home run of the season ... News -- April 2010
4/29 KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Giants | Angel Berroa signs: The San Francisco Giants signed free-agent SS Angel Berroa (Dodgers) to an undisclosed minor league deal Wednesday, April 28, ...[+]
4/28 MLBTradeRumors: Giants Sign Angel Berroa: The Giants have signed Angel Berroa to a minor league contract, according to Baseball America's latest round of minor league ...