Rolando Arrojo

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Luis Rolando Arrojo Avila

  • Bats Right, Throws Right
  • Height 6' 4", Weight 220 lb.

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Biographical Information[edit]

Rolando Arrojo won a gold medal for Cuba at the 1992 Barcelona Olympics. He was 2-0 with a 0.82 ERA in the 1993 Intercontinental Cup, fanning 17 in 11 innings. He was also 2-0 for the Gold Medalists in the 1993 Central American and Caribbean Games, with a 0.00 ERA; Marvin Zelaya was listed as the ERA leader (0.00 in more innings) while Arrojo tied Juan Huazequi and Rafael Santiago for the win lead.

In the 1994 Baseball World Cup, Arrojo was 2-0 with a 1.64 ERA and struck out 17 in 11 innings. He had a 1-0, 3.27 record in the 1995 Intercontinental Cup. He defected from Cuba in 1996.

He allowed the 400th home runs of both Cal Ripken Jr. and Ken Griffey Jr.

Notable Achievements[edit]

  • AL All-Star (1998)
  • 200 Innings Pitched Seasons: 1 (1998)

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