Abiatal Avelino

Abiatal Avelino

Height/Weight: 6' 0"/209 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic
College: None
Draft: Undrafted
  • Sports Illustrated Inside The Cubs

    Former Cubs Starter 'Looks Insanely Good' in Latest Session

    Former Chicago Cubs starter and fan favorite Cole Hamels is trying to make a comeback this season. After missing nearly the entire 2020 MLB season and the entireties of the 2021 and 2022 MLB season, the 39-year-old threw a session in front of scouts this past week. According to the New York Post's Jon Heyman Hamels was 'insanely good' in his session and was touching 88-91 mph.

  • Bleed Cubbie Blue

    Cub Tracks picks them out of the lineup

    Evan Altman (Cubs Insider*): Cubs sign former Twins RHP Tyler Duffey to Minors deal. Duffey has appeared in 295 games with 37 starts and had a really excellent run from 2019-21. Maddie Lee (Chicago Sun-Times*): Cubs add catching depth, sign Luis Torrens to minor-league deal with spring-training invite.

  • Chicago Sun-Times

    Kyle Hendricks, last remaining 2016 champ, agrees Cubs have found their new Jon Lester

    It could only be Hendricks — not just because he started Game 7 of the 2016 World Series but also because he was the only player from that curse-breaking team still on the Cubs’ roster. It’s definitely strange, in a way,” Hendricks said in a conversation with the Sun-Times. It just goes to show that the turnover is so quick in the game these days.