Virgil Vasquez

Minnesota Twins #0 - Relief Pitcher

  • Born: 06/07/82
  • Age: 32
  • Height: 6-3
  • Weight: 205
  • Bats/Throws: R/R

Twins Re-Sign Five Minor Leaguers


Minnesota inks five minor leaguers who they think will help fill out the Triple-A roster in 2014.

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Pirates Get Cesar Valdez From Diamondbacks


The Pirates completed the Zach Duke trade by receiving Cesar Valdez from the Diamondbacks. Valdez is a 25-year-old starting pitcher who, despite some large strikeout and walk totals, apparently...

Rays Acquire Virgil Vasquez for PTBNL


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Yankees Defeat Pirates


6-3. Colin Curtis hit a three-run, walkoff homer off Virgil Vasquez in the ninth. The Pirates somehow scored three runs despite recording only three hits and no walks; Erik Kratz had a double and...

Virgil Vasquez, Eric Hacker, Steve Lerud Booted From 40-man


These are all fairly logical choices with Evan Meek and Jose Ascanio still on the 60-day DL and several prospects still waiting to be added before the Rule 5 draft, as well. At 27, Virgil Vasquez...

Is it Time to Bring Ian Snell Back?


Following up on Vlad's fanpost yesterday: Ian Snell pitched six innings yesterday for Indianapolis, striking out nine, walking four and allowing one run. To date, he's racked up 43 strikeouts in...

Brewers 2, Pirates 0


W: Braden Looper (9-4)L: Virgil Vasquez (1-4)S: Trevor Hoffman (22) MVP: Braden Looper (+.469)LVP: Ryan Braun (-.176) Win Expectancy GraphSBNation Coverage Well, 18 out of 19 isn't bad, right? B...

Seven Strikeouts for Vasquez, Homers by Morgan, Wilson and Jaramillo


That's a lot of magic for one night. Congratulations to Virgil Vasquez on his first big league win.

Minor League Roundup: Pedro Alvarez Racks Up Strikeouts


-P- Pedro Alvarez's Class AA debut: 0-for-4, with three strikeouts. Over the past few days, there have been some pretty interesting conversations in the comments about what Alvarez's strikeouts...


Tom Gorzelanny Sent to Indy

This morning, the Pirates optioned Tom Gorzelanny to AAA Indianapolis.  It is surprising, perhaps especially to Gorzelanny himself.  To me, this begins to enforce a new emphasis on throwing...

More on Virgil Vasquez


The Post-Gazette's comparison of Virgil Vasquez to Josh Fogg is a useful one, I think, because the two pitchers seem to have similar skill sets, and because Pirates fans understand who Josh Fogg...

Pirates Claim Virgil Vasquez


The Post-Gazette reports. Vasquez, who's played his entire career in the Tigers organization, has two full years at AAA in which he's posted rather low strikeout rates and good walk rates, and...

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