Arodys Vizcaino

Arodys Vizcaino #38

  • P
  • B/T: R/R
  • 6' 0"/230
  • Age: 25


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Pitches: Strikes, Balls


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Arodys Vizcaino Stats

0-0 1.13 8.0 13 1.38

Arodys Vizcaino MLB Career Stats

4-2 2.67 64.0 71 1.31

Arodys Vizcaino Bio

  • Full Name: Arodys Vizcaino
  • Pronunciation: ah-ROW-dis vis-ky-EE-no
  • Born: 11/13/1990 in Yaguate, Dominican Republic
  • Debut: August 10, 2011
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2016 Stats 0 0 1.13 9 0 2 8.0 13 1.38
MLB Career Stats 4 2 2.67 67 0 11 64.0 71 1.31

Arodys Vizcaino 2016 Splits

Last 7 Games 0 0 1.35 7 0 2 6.2 5 1 4 11 1.35
Last 15 Games 0 0 1.13 9 0 2 8.0 6 1 5 13 1.38
Last 30 Games - - --- - - - --- - - - - ---
Last 7 Games
Last 15 Games
Last 30 Games
Last 3 Games W L SV IP H ER BB SO
4/21 vs LAD 0 0 0 1.0 1 0 1 1
4/25 vs BOS 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 2
4/28 @ BOS 0 0 1 1.0 2 1 0 2
Last 3 Games
4/21 vs LAD
4/25 vs BOS
4/28 @ BOS
2016 Games by Position: RP (9)

Arodys Vizcaino Two-seam FB Statcast Averages

Year Team LG NP Pitch Type Avg Pitch Speed (mph) Avg Perceived Speed (mph) Avg Spin Rate (rpm) Avg Extension (feet) Avg Exit Velocity (mph)
2016 Braves NL 67 Two-seam FB 98.00 96.29 2375.00 5.67 90.70
MLB Avg - - - Two-seam FB 91.99 91.38 2152.00 6.03 89.87


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Arodys Vizcaino Stats

*Since 2006

Arodys Vizcaino Advanced Stats

*Since 2006
*Since 2006

Arodys Vizcaino Statcast Events


Arodys Vizcaino 2016 Projections

Rest of Season
3 3 3.18 57 0 0 0 9 9 56.2 44 22 20 4 2 24 0 68 1.20
3 3 2.92 66 0 0 0 11 11 64.2 50 23 21 4 2 29 1 81 1.22
Rest of Season

Arodys Vizcaino News

Arodys Vizcaino Fantasy News

April 15, 2016 at 11:15 PM ET

Vizcaino notches first save

Braves right-hander Arodys Vizcaino earned the save after allowing two hits and two walks with two strikeouts across 1 1/3 scoreless innings on Friday against the Marlins.

March 21, 2016 at 12:12 AM ET

Back end of bullpen starting to take shape

As Jason Grilli has spent the past week providing indication that he will realize his goal to be ready for Opening Day, the Braves have gained a better sense of how their bullpen might be constructed at the start of the regular season.


Arodys Vizcaino Awards

Futures Game Selection

Year Team League
2011 Mississippi SOU

CAR Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
05/16/2011 Lynchburg CAR

SAL Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
05/24/2010 Rome SAL

SAL Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2010 Rome SAL

Arodys Vizcaino Leaderboards


Season SV Rank
2015 9 18th in NL

Arodys Vizcaino Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
July 6, 2015 Atlanta Braves recalled RHP Arodys Vizcaino from Gwinnett Braves.
July 4, 2015 Gwinnett Braves activated RHP Arodys Vizcaino.
July 3, 2015 sent RHP Arodys Vizcaino on a rehab assignment to Gwinnett Braves.
July 3, 2015 Atlanta Braves reassigned RHP Arodys Vizcaino to the minor leagues.
June 30, 2015 sent RHP Arodys Vizcaino on a rehab assignment to Rome Braves.
June 20, 2015 sent RHP Arodys Vizcaino on a rehab assignment to Mississippi Braves.
June 18, 2015 sent RHP Arodys Vizcaino on a rehab assignment to Rome Braves.
April 5, 2015 Atlanta Braves placed RHP Arodys Vizcaino on the restricted list.
April 2, 2015 Gwinnett Braves placed RHP Arodys Vizcaino on the restricted list.
March 30, 2015 Atlanta Braves optioned RHP Arodys Vizcaino to Gwinnett Braves.
November 16, 2014 Chicago Cubs traded RHP Arodys Vizcaino to Atlanta Braves for 2B Tommy La Stella.
September 2, 2014 Chicago Cubs recalled RHP Arodys Vizcaino from Iowa Cubs.
June 19, 2014 RHP Arodys Vizcaino assigned to Iowa Cubs from Tennessee Smokies.
May 7, 2014 RHP Arodys Vizcaino assigned to Tennessee Smokies from Daytona Cubs.
March 30, 2014 RHP Arodys Vizcaino assigned to Daytona Cubs from Iowa Cubs.
March 18, 2014 Chicago Cubs optioned RHP Arodys Vizcaino to Iowa Cubs.
November 4, 2013 Arodys Vizcaino roster status changed by Chicago Cubs.
March 27, 2013 Chicago Cubs placed RHP Arodys Vizcaino on the 60-day disabled list. Recovering from March 2012 Tommy John surgery.
November 2, 2012 Chicago Cubs activated RHP Arodys Vizcaino from the 60-day disabled list.
August 19, 2012 Chicago Cubs transferred RHP Arodys Vizcaino from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list.
July 31, 2012 Chicago Cubs traded LHP Paul Maholm and LF Reed Johnson to Atlanta Braves for RHP Arodys Vizcaino and RHP Jaye Chapman.
March 29, 2012 Arodys Vizcaino roster status changed by Atlanta Braves.
August 10, 2011 Atlanta Braves selected the contract of RHP Arodys Vizcaino from Gwinnett Braves.
July 26, 2011 Arodys Vizcaino assigned to Gwinnett Braves from Mississippi Braves.
May 29, 2011 Arodys Vizcaino assigned to Mississippi Braves from Lynchburg Hillcats.
April 3, 2011 Arodys Vizcaino assigned to Lynchburg Hillcats from Rome Braves.
February 2, 2011 Atlanta Braves invited non-roster RHP Arodys Vizcaino to spring training.
August 30, 2010 Arodys Vizcaino assigned to Rome Braves from Myrtle Beach Pelicans.
June 30, 2010 Arodys Vizcaino roster status changed by Myrtle Beach Pelicans.
June 10, 2010 RHP Arodys Vizcaino assigned to Myrtle Beach Pelicans from Rome Braves.
December 22, 2009 Staten Island Yankees traded RHP Arodys Vizcaino to Rome Braves.
December 22, 2009 Atlanta Braves traded LHP Boone Logan and RHP Javier Vazquez to New York Yankees for cash, RHP Arodys Vizcaino, LF Melky Cabrera and LHP Mike Dunn.
September 21, 2009 Arodys Vizcaino roster status changed by Staten Island Yankees.
September 1, 2009 Staten Island Yankees placed RHP Arodys Vizcaino on the 7-day disabled list retroactive to August 27, 2009.
June 18, 2009 RHP Arodys Vizcaino assigned to Staten Island Yankees from GCL Yankees.
June 19, 2008 New York Yankees signed Arodys Vizcaino.

Arodys Vizcaino Bio Info

Resides in Yaguate, Dominican Republic...Signed by Alfredo Dominguez (Yankees).


Appeared in a career-high 36 games with Atlanta despite serving an 80-game suspension at the beginning of the season after testing positive for Stanozolol, in violation of Major League Baseball's Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program…Optioned to Triple-A Gwinnett on 3/30 before being placed on the restricted list on 4/2. Reinstated on 7/3 and recalled from the G-Braves on 7/6. Spent the remainder of the season on the active roster…Collected his first career save, 8/6 vs. MIA with a scoreless ninth. Earned his second one night later with another scoreless ninth vs. MIA. Finished 9-for-10 in save opportunities after taking over the closer role following Jim Johnson's trade to LAD on 7/30…32 of his 36 total appearances were scoreless. Finished the season with a 9.2 scoreless streak over 10 games…Compiled a career-best 16.2-inning scoreless streak over 16 games from 7/20-9/2. His streak ended with a run when he was one out shy of a two-inning save on 9/4 at WAS…Made his season debut, 7/7 at MIL. Stranded two inherited runners by getting a 5-4-3 DP against the only batter he faced. Also stranded a runner in his second appearance, 7/8 at MIL…Earned his first win since 2011 on 7/17 vs. CHC. Tossed a perfect inning with one strikeout…Among NL relievers with at least 30.0 innings, his 1.60 ERA (6 ER/33.2 IP) ranked fifth lowest…Limited opponents to a .133 average (6-for-45) with runners in scoring position…Stranded 9-for-10 inherited runners and retired 26-of-36 first-batters faced…Compiled a 5.00 ERA with no decisions in eight combined games at Triple-A Gwinnett, Double-A Mississippi and Single-A Rome.


Acquired by the Braves along with three international bonus pool slots (No. 2, No. 3, No. 4) from the Chicago Cubs in exchange for infielder Tommy La Stella on November 16, 2014. Returned to the majors for the first time since undergoing "Tommy John" surgery in March of 2012 afterbeing promoted to the Cubs on 9/2. Made his first appearance as a Cub on 9/6 vs. PIT, allowing one run in 1.0 inning. It was his first Major League outing since 9/27/11 vs. PHI while with Atlanta (a span of 1,075 days between MLB games). Combined to go 1-1 with two saves and a 3.51 ERA (16 ER/41.0 IP) in 40 relief appearances spanningthree minor league levels, while striking out 42 and walking 18. Pitched in five games for Chicago, and posted a 5.40 ERA (3 ER/5.0 IP). He walked three and struck out four, while he held opponents to a .263 average (5-for-19). Opened the season with Single-A Daytona, and pitched to a 1.00 ERA (1 ER/9.0 IP) in nine outings. Hewalked four and struck out 10, and held opponents to a .194 average. Joined Double-A Tennessee on 5/7 and went 1-1 with one save and a 2.63 ERA (4 ER/13.2 IP) in 14 outings. He struck out 16 compared to three walks and opponents batted .149. Promoted to Triple-A Iowa on 6/19 and recorded a 5.40 ERA (11 ER/18.1 IP) in 17 relief appearances.He ended his time with Iowa with a 12.0-inning scoreless streak spanning 10 games after surrendering 11 earned runs in his first 6.1 frames


Arodys began the season rehabbing his arm following Tommy John surgery he underwent in Spring Training of 2012 ... had arthroscopic surgery on his right elbow in late May to clear out a calcium buildup that sidelined him for the remainder of the season - the procedure was performed by Dr. James Andrews ... on the 60-day disabled list from March 27-November 4.

2012 Arodys entered the 2012 season rated the second-best prospect in the Braves organization and the 40th-best prospect in all of baseball by Baseball America ... missed the season after undergoing Tommy John surgery on March 20 by Dr. James Andrews ... acquired by Chicago in a four-player deal on July 30...Made just one Spring Training appearance for the Braves, March 3 vs. Detroit, tossing a scoreless inning before he was shut down. ...Placed on the 15-day disabled list by Atlanta, March 26 ... transferred to the 60-day D.L. by Chicago, August 19. 2011 Entered 2012 rated as the second-best prospect in the Braves organization by Baseball America...Went a combined 5-5 with a 3.06 ERA between Lynchburg (A), Mississippi (AA) and Gwinnett (AAA) over 26 appearances (17 starts). He logged 100 strikeouts over 97.0 innings pitched...Made his Major League debut on 8/10 at FLA after having his contract purchased from Gwinnett earlier that day. He walked two and fanned Logan Morrison for his first career strikeout...Earned his first career Major League win on 8/16 vs. SF, offering 2.0 innings of scoreless relief in the 10th and 11th of the walk-off victory. He allowed one hit and walked one batter...Suffered his first blown save on 8/14 vs. CHI. He tossed 0.2 innings and allowed no hits, runs or walks and fanned three batters (with Blake DeWitt reaching base on a third-strike wild pitch). According to the Elias Sports Bureau, since 1900, only one other pitcher posted that exact line in a Major League game (Brandon League for the Mariners on 5/9/2010). 2010 Entered 2011 rated as the seventh-best prospect in the Braves organization by Baseball America...Began the 2010 season with Rome (A) where he went 9-3 with a 2.34 ERA (18 ER/69.1 IP) in 12 starts before being promoted to Myrtle Beach (High-A)...His nine victories were fourth-most among Braves farmhands...Tossed 34.2 consecutive innings without allowing an earned run (5/18-6/12)...Was named Rome's Pitcher of the Month for May (5-1, 1.60 ERA)...Was named to the South Atlantic League Mid-Season All-Star team and garnered Pitcher of the Week honors for the week ending 5/24 (2-0, 14.2 IP, 8 H, 1 R, 0 ER, 14 K)...Started three games for Myrtle Beach before suffering an elbow injury which sidelined him for approximately two months - prior to the injury, he boasted a 77-to-12 K/BB ratio...Was honored by the Braves organization as Rome's Pitcher of the Year...Recognized by Baseball America as having the best curveball in the Braves farm system as well as the sixth-best prospect in the South Atlantic League following the season. 2009 Following the 2009 season, was rated by as the 34th-best overall prospect...Fanned seven batters in each of his first three outings (6/19-30)...Held right-handers to a .169 (14-for-83) average, while lefties hit .256 (20-for-78). 2008 Made his professional debut on 6/20 vs. GCL Indians (5.0 IP, 3 H, 1 ER, 1 BB, 3 K)...Tied for a team high in starts (6)...As a starter: 1-2, 2.89 ERA and .155 (16-for-103) opponents batting average...As a reliever: 2-0, 5.06 ERA and .324 (22-for-68) opponents batting average...Was named the 11th-best prospect in the Gulf Coast League following the season by Baseball America.