Robert Suarez

Robert Suarez

Height/Weight: 6' 2"/210 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: Bolivar, Venezuela
Draft: Undrafted
  • Associated Press

    Snell pitches 7 hitless innings and Ks 10 as the Padres top the Rockies 2-0 on Bogaerts' homer

    If this was Blake Snell's final start for the San Diego Padres at Petco Park, it sure was a memorable one. The NL Cy Young Award contender lowered his big league-leading ERA to 2.33 and struck out 10 in seven brilliant innings for the Padres, who took a combined no-hitter into the ninth before beating the Colorado Rockies 2-0 on Tuesday night. Snell, Robert Suarez and All-Star closer Josh Hader finished with a two-hitter.

  • Sports Illustrated San Diego Padres News, Analysis and More

    Padres News: Reliever Will Serve Suspension For Found Sticky Substance

    Padres News: Robert Suarez Will Serve Out Full Suspension for Illegal Substance This isn't what the Padres needed to happen right now. Author: Matt Levine Publish date: Sep 1, 2023 3:30 PM EDT Recently, it was found that San Diego Padres reliever pitcher Robert Suarez was using an illegal substance during a game. Upon finding it, Suarez was immediately removed from the game by the umpires. Baseball has been cracking down on the use of sticky stuff across the sport, calling for removal if the umpires suspect anything. It has seen pitchers lose their cool with the staff over the last few years, but it does help keep the integrity of the game alive. Suarez was suspended relatively quickly but decided


    Padres pitcher Robert Suárez suspended 10 games for banned sticky stuff, appeals ban

    Suárez was ejected Wednesday for having sticky stuff on his left wrist and arm before he threw a pitch in the eighth inning against Miami. Suárez denied using any banned substances, saying he only had sunscreen on his arm because it was a day game. “We were doing a routine check,” crew chief Todd Tichenor said. After MLB began cracking down on foreign substances in June 2021, Seattle's Héctor Santiago and Arizona's Caleb Smith served suspensions for sticky substances.