Jose Luis (Pimental) Vizcaino
Positions: Shortstop, Second Baseman and Third Baseman
Bats: Both, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 1", Weight: 150 lb.
Born: March 26, 1968 in San Cristobal, San Cristobal, Dominican Republic
High School: Americo Tolentino (San Cristobal, DO) by the Signed Los Angeles Dodgers as an amateur free agent in 1986.
( All Transactions) Debut: September 10, 1989 (Age 21.168)
vs. SDP 2 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Exceeded rookie limits during 1991 season Rookie Status: [*]
Teams (by GP): Astros/Mets/Cubs/Dodgers/Giants/... 1989-2006 Agents: Tom Reich,Adam Katz [*] Final Game: October 1, 2006 (Age 38.189)
vs. MIL 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
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News -- July 2014
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7/29 Did The Tribe Win Last Night?: Today in Tribe History: July 29, 1996: The Indians trade infielders Carlos Baerga and Alvaro Espinoza to the Mets in exchange for Jeff Kent and Jose Vizcaino. Baerga, ... News -- March 2013
3/27 What the Heck, Bobby?: Happy Birthday - 3/26: No future Astros, only former Astros with birthdays today ~
RHP Shane Reynolds (45)
Drafted by the Astros in the third ...
3/26 What the Heck, Bobby?: Happy Birthday - 3/26: No future Astros, only former Astros with birthdays today ~
RHP Shane Reynolds (45)
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