Héctor Olivera

Héctor Olivera

  • 3B
  • B/T: R/R
  • 6' 2" /230

Héctor Olivera MLB Career Stats

98 .245 2 13 0 .674

Héctor Olivera Bio

  • Full Name: Héctor Olivera
  • Born: 4/5/1985 in Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
  • Debut: 9/1/2015
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MLB Career Stats 98 6 24 2 13 0 .245 .296 .674


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Héctor Olivera Stats

*Since 2006

Héctor Olivera Advanced Stats

*Since 2006
*Since 2006

Héctor Olivera Statcast Events

Héctor Olivera Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
August 10, 2016 San Diego Padres released LF Hector Olivera.
August 2, 2016 San Diego Padres designated LF Hector Olivera for assignment.
July 30, 2016 San Diego Padres traded RF Matt Kemp and cash to Atlanta Braves for Hector Olivera.
July 19, 2016 sent LF Hector Olivera on a rehab assignment to Gwinnett Braves.
July 15, 2016 sent LF Hector Olivera on a rehab assignment to GCL Braves.
April 13, 2016 Atlanta Braves placed LF Hector Olivera on the restricted list.
September 1, 2015 Atlanta Braves recalled LF Hector Olivera from Carolina Mudcats.
August 31, 2015 2B Hector Olivera assigned to Carolina Mudcats from Gwinnett Braves.
August 20, 2015 2B Hector Olivera assigned to Gwinnett Braves from Rome Braves.
August 16, 2015 2B Hector Olivera assigned to Rome Braves from Gwinnett Braves.
August 13, 2015 Gwinnett Braves sent 2B Hector Olivera on a rehab assignment to GCL Braves.
July 30, 2015 Atlanta Braves traded LHP Alex Wood, RHP Jim Johnson, LHP Luis Avilan, 2B Jose Peraza, RHP Bronson Arroyo and cash to Los Angeles Dodgers for 2B Hector Olivera, LHP Paco Rodriguez and RHP Zack Bird.
July 30, 2015 2B Hector Olivera assigned to Gwinnett Braves.
July 7, 2015 Oklahoma City Dodgers sent 2B Hector Olivera on a rehab assignment to AZL Dodgers.
June 23, 2015 Oklahoma City Dodgers placed 2B Hector Olivera on the 7-day disabled list retroactive to June 21, 2015.
June 12, 2015 2B Hector Olivera assigned to Oklahoma City Dodgers from Tulsa Drillers.
June 4, 2015 2B Hector Olivera assigned to Tulsa Drillers.
May 19, 2015 Los Angeles Dodgers signed free agent 2B Hector Olivera.

Héctor Olivera Bio Info

Resides in Miami, FL...Signed by the Los Angeles Dodgers' international scouting department.


Made his Major League debut on 9/1 vs. MIA after the Braves acquired him in a 13-player trade with Miami and Los Angeles (NL) on 7/30. Started at third base and went 0-for-4 hitting in the six hole to become the 18th native of Cuba to play for the Braves…Began his career with Los Angeles (NL) in the Dodgers' minor league system after signing a six-year contract on 5/19. The three-team deal on 7/30 saw the Dodgers send Olivera, LHP Paco Rodriguez and RHP Zach Bird to the Braves in exchange for INF Jose Peraza, LHP Alex Wood, LHP Luis Avilan, RHP Bronson Arroyo and RHP Jim Johnson. The Braves also acquired a 2016 competitive balance draft pick (No. 35) in the deal from Miami, who sent RHP Mat Latos and INF/OF Michael Morse to Los Angeles for RHP Jeff Brigham, RHP Kevin Guzman and RHP Victor Araujo…Collected his first Major League base hit, a two-out, two-run single, on 9/2 vs. Miami…Hit his first Major League home run on 9/7 at Philadelphia. With a runner aboard, drove a 1-1 pitch from Colton Murray out to left field…Finished with five multi-hit games at the MLB level, including two three-hit games (9/9 at Philadelphia and 9/25 at Miami)…Made 21 starts for the Braves, all at third base. Committed four errors in 42 chances, a .905 fielding percentage…Named as the Braves' fourth-best prospect by Baseball America entering the 2016 season…Hit .297 (10-for-64) against right-handed pitching. Was 1-for-15 (.067) against lefties…Went 13-for-38 (.342) with both of his home runs away from Turner Field. Hit .171 (7-for-41) at home…Hit .304 (7-for-23) with both of his home runs and 11 RBI with runners in scoring position…Closed out the season hitting .324 (11-for-34) over his final 10 games. Five of the hits went for extra bases (three doubles, one triple, one home run)…Appeared in his first game with the Braves organization on 8/13, playing third base for the rookie level GCL Braves at the GCL Tigers. Appeared in one other game with the GCL Braves before being transferred to Single-A Rome, making his R-Braves debut on 8/16. Full Name: Hector Olivera Bats: Right Throws: Right M.L. Service: 0.034 Height: 6-2 Weight: 230 Born: 4/5/85, Santiago de Cuba, Cuba Acquired: Acquired by the Braves in a three-team trade with Los Angeles (NL) and Miami on July 30, 2015. Contract Status: Signed through 2020. HECTOR OLIVERA OUTFIELDER 28 30452 Braves Media Guide_164-230_Players-N-Z_r1.indd 173 3/21/16 11:04 AM 174 OLIVERA…Hit .083 (1-for-12) in four games for the R-Braves. Also appeared in 10 games with Triple-A Gwinnett, going 9-for-39 (.231) with three doubles and three RBI after joining the G-Braves on 8/20. Hit a combined .179 (10-for-56) in 16 minor-league games for the Braves…Appeared in 19 games for three different levels of the Dodgers' farm system, batting a combined .348 (24-for-69) with two home runs and seven RBI, while appearing at both third base and second base…Made his debut on 6/4 for Double-A Tulsa and hit .318 (7-for-22) in six games. Joined Triple-A Oklahoma City on 6/13 and hit .387 (12-for-31) in seven games before landing on the disabled list with a left hamstring injury on 6/21. Made six rehabilitation appearances with the AZL Dodgers (R), hitting .313 (5-for-16) but remained on the disabled list after his assignment was over…Signed a six-year contract with Los Angeles on 5/19.