Virgil Matthew Vasquez
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 3", Weight: 205 lb.
Born: June 7, 1982 in Santa Barbara, CA
High School: Santa Barbara HS (Santa Barbara, CA) School: University of California, Santa Barbara (Santa Barbara, CA) by the Drafted Detroit Tigers in the 7th round of the 2003 amateur draft. Signed June 17, 2003.
( All Transactions) Debut: May 13, 2007 (Age 24)
vs. MIN 2.2 IP, 9 H, 1 SO, 2 BB, 6 ER, L Teams (by GP): Pirates/Tigers 2007-2009 2014 Contract Status: Pre-Arb Eligible ( details) [*] Service Time (01/2014): 0.105, Arb Eligible: 2017, Free Agent: 2020 [*],
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News -- March 2014
3/6 Rum Bunter: Gerrit Cole Looks To Keep Pirates Strange, New Streak Alive:
The Pittsburgh Pirates starters take a strange streak into today's game against the Toronto Blue Jays although rain is in ... News -- November 2013
11/18 Rays Colored Glasses: Rays Winter Ball Recap: Robinson Cancel Does Un-Catcher Things: There are certain things that catchers simply don’t do–hitting triples and stealing bases rank prominently among those ... News -- October 2013
10/21 Rays Colored Glasses: Rays Winter Ball Recap: Leslie Andereson, Wes Bankston Break Out: Wes Bankston has spent the last several years playing in Independent ball and is struggling to find a more lucrative position. ... News -- September 2013
9/2 The Baseball Continuum: The Roller Coaster Red Wings head to the Postseason: When announcing lineups, the Rochester Red Wings often play “Love Rollercoaster”. It fits this season, as the AAA ... News -- July 2013
7/29 Puckett's Pond: Minnesota Twins Transactions (July 26th-27th): Six players in the organization were involved in moves on Friday (7/26) and Saturday (7/27). Rochester swapped out one 31-year ...
7/28 Indians Baseball Insider: Escobar dominates as Aeros fall 2-0: AKRON, OH -- Akron Aeros starter Paolo Espino rebounded into form Sunday after struggling mightily in his last two starts.
7/20 MetsMinors.net: B-Mets Fall Short, Despite Back-To-Back HRs, In 8-7 Loss: New Britain 8, Binghamton 7 The Binghamton Mets nearly overcame a five-run deficit against the New Britain Rock Cats, but fell ...
7/10 Puckett's Pond: On the Pond Daily (7/8): Two Home Run Day for Amaurys Minier: On July 8th, 2013 the Twins organization went 4-5 as six of the nine starters failed to pitch past the 5th inning. Minnesota Twins ...
7/4 Puckett's Pond: On the Pond Daily (7/3): Albers and Goncalves: Wednesday, July 3rd saw the Twins system go 3-4 with one game postponed due to inclement weather. Quality starting pitching was ... News -- June 2013
6/28 Puckett's Pond: On the Pond Daily (6/27): Lewis Thorpe Shines in the GCL: The Minnesota Twins system turned in a 5-3 record on Thursday, June 28th and for the first time in a while had four fantastic ...
6/23 Puckett's Pond: On the Pond Daily (6/22): Chris Parmelee Powers the Twins: On Saturday, June 22nd the Twins organization went 5-3. They played in three extra inning games winning one in convincing fashion ...
6/20 Puckett's Pond: Pond Performers (6/19): Pat Dean and Doug Bernier Shine: For the Minnesota Twins, Wednesday, June 19th was both a good day and a bad day. It all depends on which area of the organization ... News -- May 2013
5/13 Indians Baseball Insider: Big inning costs Clippers in 5-4 loss to Rochester: ROCHESTER, NY – The Rochester Red Wings took their first game of the series Sunday as they scored five runs in the bottom ... News -- March 2013
3/26 Rum Bunter: Poor Pitching In Spring Training Is A Pittsburgh Pirates Staple: Pittsburgh Pirates fans have got to be thinking, “What in the hell happened?” Jonathan Sanchez is now in ... News -- December 2012
12/13 MLBTradeRumors: Minor Moves: Brandon Snyder, Padres, Twins: Here are Wednesday's minor moves...
The Rangers have signed Brandon Snyder to a minor league contract, reports Jon Heyman ... News -- September 2011
9/21 NY Baseball Digest: Ducks Dream Season Continues With Game 1 Victory: The Long Island Ducks continued their “dream season” with a 6-3 win over the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs in Game ... News -- April 2011
4/20 MLBTradeRumors: Minor League Signings: Lawrence, Place, Salome: Baseball America's Matt Eddy tweets a few minor league signings of note:
The Angels released Virgil Vasquez and signed Brian ... News -- January 2011
1/26 KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Angels | Virgil Vasquez signs: The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim have signed free-agent P Virgil Vasquez (Rays) to a minor league deal, according to Baseball ...[+]
1/25 MLBTradeRumors: Minor Transactions: Madrigal, Lane, Vasquez: Tobi Stoner and Jason Pridie both cleared waivers and were outrighted to the Mets' Triple-A affiliate today, reports Andy McCullough ...