Juan de Dios Encarnacion
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 160 lb.
Born: March 8, 1976 in Las Matas de Farfan, San Juan, Dominican Republic
High School: Mercedes Maria Mateo (Las Matas, DO) by the Signed Detroit Tigers as an amateur free agent in 1992.
( All Transactions) Debut: September 2, 1997 (Age 21)
vs. ATL 3 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Teams (by GP): Tigers/Marlins/Cardinals/Dodgers/Reds 1997-2007 Agents: Eric Goldschmidt [*] Final Game: August 30, 2007 (Age 31)
vs. HOU 3 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
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News -- April 2014
4/12 Birds Watcher: Chris Tillman, Baltimore Orioles done in by errors: Before we go any further, Brian Matusz spent at least part of last night in a Baltimore-area hospital due to a virus that's ...
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