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Edinson Volquez

Full Name: Edinson Volquez
Born: July 3, 1983 in La Segunua, Dominican Republic
Height: 6”1″ Weight: 190
Bats: Right Throws: Right
Personal: Unknown
Resides: Unknown
MLB Debut: August 30, 2005


Notes

  • Pitched in A, AA, AAA, & the majors in 2005.
  • Was known as “Edison Volquez” up until March 2006, at which point he informed the Rangers that the proper spelling of his name is Edinson.
  • Was the V in the “DVD” trio of one time pitching prospects of John Danks, Edinson Volquez, & Thomas Diamond.

Team History

  • 2002-2007: Texas Rangers (signed from the Dominican Republic in Dec 2001)
  • 2008-2011: Cincinnati Reds (via trade with Danny Herrera for Josh Hamilton on Dec 21, 2007)
  • 2012- : San Diego Padres (via trade with Brad Boxberger, Yasmani Grandal, & Yonder Alonso for Mat Latos on Dec 17, 2011)

Salary History

  • 2013: $5.725,000
  • 2012: $2,237,500
  • 2011: $1.625 Million (plus unknown incentives)
  • 2010: $445,000
  • 2009: $440,000
  • 2008: $392,500
  • 2007: $382,000
  • 2006: $329,000
  • 2005: $330,000

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