Luis Valbuena

Luis Valbuena

Bio
Height/Weight: 5' 11"/215 lbs
Bat: L
Throw: R
Born: Zulia, Venezuela
College: None
Draft: Undrafted 2002 signed by the
  • Quintana finalizes $8 million, 1-year contract with Angels
    Shelton Herald

    Quintana finalizes $8 million, 1-year contract with Angels

    Left-hander José Quintana finalized his $8 million, one-year contract with the Los Angeles Angels on Friday. Los Angeles was looking to boost its rotation following a fourth-place finish in the AL West at 26-34, 10 games behind first-place Oakland. Angels starters had a 5.52 ERA in the shortened 2020 season, 29th among the 30 major league teams and ahead of only Detroit’s 6.37.

  • Catcher Jason Castro, Astros finalize $7M, 2-year contract
    The Associated Press

    Catcher Jason Castro, Astros finalize $7M, 2-year contract

    Catcher Jason Castro and the Houston Astros finalized a $7 million, two-year contract on Friday. This will be Castro's second stint with the team after he was selected in the first round of the 2008 amateur draft by the Astros and spent his first six MLB seasons with the team. The 33-year-old, who has lived in Houston since 2013, gives the Astros another veteran catcher to play behind starter Martin Maldonado.

  • Meet the sports nutritionist who keeps Angels players' diets in shape
    Halos Heaven

    Meet the sports nutritionist who keeps Angels players' diets in shape

    You can’t design one diet for everyone so it’s about what’s going to work for them … my job is to help them discover that for themselves, then they can use the information to be become really consistent. Do you collaborate with the clubhouse to make sure they supply the right food to the players? We have a third-party vendor at the stadium called Legends Hospitality who are incredible.