Esteban Antonio (Veyna) Loaiza
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 230 lb.
Born: December 31, 1971 in Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico
High School: Mar Vista HS (Imperial Beach, CA) by the Signed Pittsburgh Pirates as an amateur free agent in 1991.
( All Transactions) Debut: April 29, 1995 (Age 23)
vs. PHI 5.0 IP, 5 H, 2 SO, 0 BB, 0 ER, W Teams (by GP): Pirates/BlueJays/Rangers/WhiteSox/Nationals/... 1995-2008 Agents: John Boggs,Tony Cabral [*] Final Game: June 11, 2008 (Age 36)
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News -- February 2014
2/19 La Métropole Sports: Top 10 Montreal Expos Memories: No. 10 - Zach Day
There are some players you just are drawn to for whatever reason. For ... ... News -- January 2014
1/31 We Talk Fantasy Sports: Looking Back: How Good Was Michael Young?: Another MLB season has passed, and another great fantasy baseball player has decided to hang up his cleats. Following in ...
1/30 MLBTradeRumors: Michael Young To Retire: Seven-time All-Star Michael Young will retire rather than sign with a new team this offseason, reports Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports ...
1/21 Baseballhotcorner.com: Could A Trio Of Former Blue Jays Be The Lefty Slayer They Need?: The commencement of spring training is just around the corner and the Toronto Blue Jays have yet to make an off-season splash. ... News -- December 2013
12/2 Junkball: Scott Kazmir: The 22 Million Dollar Man: Out with Bartolo Colon, in with Scott Kazmir. With the news that Kazmir is coming to Oakland on a two-year, $22 million deal the ... News -- October 2013
10/17 Replacement Level Red Sox Blog: ALCS Pivotal Game Five Thread – Red Sox (2) at Tigers (2): First Pitch – 8:07PM – Fox Jon Lester (15-8, 3.75) vs. Anibal Sanchez (14-8, 2.57) Red Sox Game Five History 1975 – Series ... News -- September 2013
9/20 Southside Showdown: Sale’s 2013 season’s place in White Sox history: As Chris Sale‘s 2013 season comes to an end and I unwittingly take warnings that he’ll never hold up with his arm ...
9/4 D.C. Baseball Yesterday and Today: This Day in Washington Nationals History: September 4 2005 – Esteban Loaiza led his Washington Nationals (71-66) past the Philadelphia Phillies (73-64) 6-1. Loaiza ... News -- August 2013
8/5 Jays Journal: Week in Review: Dream of Californication: With Travis Bateman now doing the big picture of sports in Toronto over at Tip of the Tower I will be taking over with the weekly ... News -- June 2013
6/6 Replacement Level Red Sox Blog: F**cking Amazing!!!: Clutch is real, clutch is not…who cares? Sometimes it is just freakin’ fun!!! David Ortiz is the master of the walk-off. The ... News -- April 2013
4/14 Crashburn Alley: To Roy Halladay, On Win 200: Win Number One September 27, 1998. A 21-year-old Roy Halladay makes his second Major League start. He had entered the season ... News -- March 2013
3/27 James Smyth Broadcast: Will the A.L. East Have Five Winning Teams in 2013?: Dan Szymborski has posted his ZiPS projections for the American League on ESPN Insider. As expected, he has the East as a ...
3/22 Jays Journal: The History of Our Home Openers: 2001: 2001 was a very bland year for our Blue Jays. A space odyssey it was not. It seemed to be another of those pesky “can we ...
3/18 Southside Showdown: From Mark Buehrle to Chris Sale: White Sox Opening Day Starters: Chris Sale is officially the Opening Day starter. Seemed like we all knew it was coming being that Chris Sale was the White Sox ... News -- February 2013
2/28 Swingin' A's: There is No ‘A’ in World Baseball Classic: Late tomorrow night will mark the beginning of the 2013 edition of the World Baseball Classic. For some, it’s a special ...
2/2 District On Deck: Washington Nationals Countdown to Spring Training: 10 Days: The off-season is almost over. Less than three weeks until Washington Nationals pitchers and catchers report to Viera. To celebrate ... News -- December 2012
12/8 MLBTradeRumors: Phillies Acquire Michael Young: The Phillies have acquired Michael Young from the Rangers according to Bob Nightengale of USA Today (Twitter links). Young will ... News -- November 2012
11/2 Mike Scioscia's Tragic Illness: Pitchers Break, But You Need Them: Kyle Lohse: You know, I wasn’t going to include Kyle Lohse in this series. I figured that it was pretty self-explanatory that the Dodgers ... News -- October 2012
10/3 High Heat Stats: Wednesday game notes (such sweet sorrow edition): @Athletics 12, Rangers 5: The turnabout’s complete. Call it comeback or collapse, the AL West is draped in gold and green. ... News -- August 2012
8/22 Southside Showdown: Reason to Worry?: Chris Sale is having probably the best season by a White Sox pitcher since Esteban Loaiza’s 2003 campaign, for ...
8/7 Puckett's Pond: Justin Morneau Joins the 200 Homer Club: Just like Jim Thome a year ago, Justin Morneau reached a milestone last night with a two-homer game against a division opponent. ... News -- April 2012
4/28 NY Baseball Digest: Vote: Should Brian Cashman Be Fired?: In reading the blogs and listening to sports radio, it appears many Yankee fans are calling for Brian Cashman’s head over the ... News -- March 2012
3/6 Through The Fence Baseball: Baseball’s back in Mexico and Central America: When American fans cheer for their favorite Hispanic players in most major league cities, they generally stereotype these ... News -- January 2012
1/31 T Van Poppel RC Ret Plan: Defense Independent Perfect Games: I love defense-independent pitching staffs. I love them because a poorly positioned outfielder lets a hit drop him and then the ...
1/22 T Van Poppel RC Ret Plan: Defense Independent Perfect Games: I love defense-independent pitching staffs. I love them because a poorly positioned outfielder lets a hit drop him and then the ... News -- December 2011
12/21 WasWatching: Pitchers With 2+ Seasons Since 1969 With 162+ IP & .300+ BA Allowed: Here is the list - Rk Yrs From To Age 1 Livan Hernandez 3 2007 2009 32-34 Ind. Seasons 2 Jaime Navarro 3 1993 1998 26-31 ... News -- November 2011
11/25 El Maquino: BULLDOG FIGHT: > In 2000, 20-Game winner David Wells was the sole bastion of Major League-level pitching in Toronto as the other members ... News -- August 2011
8/29 MLBTradeRumors: Quick Hits: Moyer, Beckett, Weaver: Four years ago today, the Dodgers claimed Esteban Loaiza off waivers from the Athletics, taking on over $8MM and getting very ... News -- June 2011
6/28 The Process Report: Can The Rays Trade James Shields?: It’s no secret that Tommy and I are James Shields fans—you don’t orchestrate an entire day of content around the anniversary ... News -- May 2011
5/28 B-R Blog: Joey Devine: No Earned Runs in Last 30.1 IP since 2008: Oakland reliever Joey Devine is back after reconstructive elbow surgery that cost him the entire 2009-10 seasons. Devine finished ... News -- March 2011
3/3 B-R Blog: Relief Appearances Of 3+ IP In Postseason Deciding Games: How many players, from 1903 to 2010, have come into a post-season deciding game out of the bullpen and thrown 3 innings or more? ... News -- January 2011
1/24 MLBTradeRumors: Quick Hits: Brewers, Cardinals, Tigers, Rays: On this date in 2003, the White Sox signed Esteban Loaiza as a free agent. He went on to lead the league in strikeouts, post ...
1/2 MLBTradeRumors: MLBTR Originals: 12/26/10 - 1/2/11: With a relatively small amount of baseball news being made during in the last week, we pumped out plenty of original content to ...
1/1 MLBTradeRumors: Jack Of All Trades: Esteban Loaiza: As the year 1971 prepared to close, and Nixon Now's 1972 dawned, a baby named Esteban Loaiza entered the world in Tijuana, Mexico. ... News -- November 2010
11/16 B-R Blog: Most Cheap Wins Since 1920: Bill James says that it's a “Cheap Win” when a starting pitcher wins a game where his Game Score was under 50. So, what pitchers ...
11/8 MLBTradeRumors: Athletics Win Bidding On Hisashi Iwakuma: The Athletics won the bidding on Japanese righty Hisashi Iwakuma, MLB announced (via Jon Paul Morosi of FOX Sports on Twitter). ... News -- October 2010
10/1 Call to the Pen: Olde Man’s Tavern: Young’s Place: So far the Tavern has covered a few miles. We started in Cincinnati. Went about 708 miles to Target Field in the Twin Cities. ... News -- August 2010
8/2 MLBTradeRumors: Remembering The 1998 Trade Deadline: Ah, 1998. McGwire and Sosa chased Maris. The Seinfeld finale disappointed 76 million viewers. And Titanic won the Oscar ... News -- April 2010
4/22 B-R Blog: Halladay’s start: Roy Halladay has had a very impressive start. It's been a while since a pitcher won his first 4 starts of the season with at least ...