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68 Nivaldo Rodriguez RP

Houston Astros

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Key Stats
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Player Updates

June 15, 2021 12:16 PM
Astros' Nivaldo Rodriguez: Moves back to Triple-A
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

The Astros optioned Rodriguez to Triple-A Sugar Land on Tuesday, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.

Rodriguez was sent back to the minors presumably to clear a spot on the active roster for Lance McCullers (shoulder), who will be activated from the 10-day injured list ahead of his scheduled start Tuesday versus the Rangers. Given that Rodriguez made only three appearances out of the bullpen after being called up from Triple-A on May 30, his demotion doesn't come as a major surprise.

May 30, 2021 01:20 PM
Astros' Nivaldo Rodriguez: Back in majors
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Rodriguez was recalled from Triple-A Sugar Land on Sunday, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

The 24-year-old spent some time with the Astros in mid-April and will rejoin the team Sunday. Rodriguez allowed one run over three innings during his lone big-league appearance this season.

April 23, 2021 05:00 PM
Astros' Nivaldo Rodriguez: Sent to alternate training site
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Rodriguez was optioned to the alternate training site Friday, Jake Kaplan of The Athletic reports.

The 24-year-old was recalled by the Astros during the second week of the season and surrendered a solo home run over three innings during his lone appearance. Rodriguez could return to the majors later in the season as Houston rotates its bullpen pieces.

April 9, 2021 07:40 PM
Astros' Nivaldo Rodriguez: Recalled by Astros
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Rodriguez was recalled by the Astros on Friday, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.

Rodriguez made his major-league debut during the abbreviated 2020 campaign, and he'll return to Houston's bullpen after Enoli Paredes (side) was placed on the 10-day injured list in a corresponding move. Rodriguez made five relief appearances in 2020 and posted a 6.23 ERA and 2.42 WHIP in 8.2 innings.

March 14, 2021 11:16 AM
Astros' Nivaldo Rodriguez: Moved to MiLB camp
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

The Astros optioned Rodriguez to their minor-league camp Sunday, Jake Kaplan of The Athletic reports.

Rodriguez received the opportunity to make his big-league debut in 2020, but he didn't impress over his five appearances, logging a 6.23 ERA and 2.42 WHIP in 8.2 innings. The 23-year-old had worked as a starter in the minors prior to last season, so it's possible he slots into the rotation at either Triple-A Sugar Land or Double-A Corpus Christi.

September 28, 2020 03:24 AM
Astros' Nivaldo Rodriguez: Rejoins major-league club
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Rodriguez was recalled from the alternate training site Sunday, Jake Kaplan of The Athletic reports.

Rodriguez will rejoin the Astros ahead of the final game of the regular season with the team in need of bullpen depth. The 23-year-old has allowed four runs on 10 hits with three strikeouts and three walks over 4.2 innings this season, though he last appeared in a game Aug. 8.

August 14, 2020 02:48 PM
Astros' Nivaldo Rodriguez: Sent to alternate training site
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Rodriguez was optioned to the Astros' alternate training site Friday, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

The 23-year-old was promoted shortly after Opening Day but struggled in his first taste of the majors, allowing four runs on 10 hits over 4.2 innings. Rodriguez had previously never played above High-A, so he's unlikely to be a significant factor in Houston's bullpen plans this season.

July 27, 2020 02:12 PM
Astros' Nivaldo Rodriguez: Called up by Houston
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Rodriguez was recalled by the Astros on Monday, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.

The 23-year-old recorded an impressive 2.40 ERA and a 27.3 percent strikeout rate last season, but that came at the Low-A and High-A levels. Given the significant jump in talent level he's about to face, it would be a surprise to see him in anything other than a low-leverage relief role this year.

March 9, 2020 09:36 AM
Astros' Nivaldo Rodriguez: Sent to minors camp
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

The Astros optioned Rodriguez to their minor-league camp Monday, Alyson Footer of MLB.com reports.

Houston shielded Rodriguez from the Rule 5 draft over the winter and added him to its 40-man roster, but the 22-year-old right-hander was never expected to break camp with the big club. He'll likely open the season with Double-A Corpus Christi after posting a combined 2.40 ERA, 0.99 WHIP and 114:35 K:BB across 105 innings between Low-A Quad Cities and High-A Fayetteville in 2019.

Last 7 Games
DateOpponentResultWLSIPHERBBKS
06/12@ MINL 2-51.10020
06/10@ BOSL 8-121.00000
05/31vs BOSW 11-22.02100
04/13vs DETL 2-83.01123
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Pitching Stats
SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVSVOINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2021HOU002.454000007.34222343
2020HOU016.235000008.715763068
Total014.5000000016.01998531011
More Pitching Stats
SeasonTeamIBBGOAOGO/AOSBCSPKBKWPAVGWHIPPAMB9
2021HOU01161.8000000.1671.0913113.50
2020HOU1890.9000001.3852.4234621.81
Total119151.3020001.3021.8127718.00
Minor League Pitching Stats
YearTeamINNGPGSCGWLSVSOBBHERAWHIP
2016R-DSL Astros Orange 7.25001008461.251.389
2017R-GCL Astros 31.09301203411323.481.387
2017R-DSL Astros Blue 26.0640301296170.350.885
2018ASX-Tri-City ValleyCats 55.214704115013452.941.051
2019AFX-Quad Cities River Ba 31.0661310394231.160.871
2019AFA-Fayetteville Woodpec 74.018903527531462.921.040
 

Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-1/214
Birthdate:
04/16/1997
Age:
24
Hometown:
Naguanagua, Venezuela
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Team:
Houston Astros
College:

MLB Experience:
0