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When he was at home during the offseason, Reds pitcher Cody Reed could tell people were a little uncomfortable asking him about his rough first big league experience in 2016. So with a dash of self-deprecation, Reed let people know it was OK.
The Reds claimed right-hander Lisalverto Bonilla off waivers from the Pirates after he was designated for assignment.
|February 13, 2017||Cincinnati Reds claimed Lisalverto Bonilla off waivers from Pittsburgh Pirates.|
|February 9, 2017||Pittsburgh Pirates designated RHP Lisalverto Bonilla for assignment.|
|November 29, 2016||Pittsburgh Pirates signed free agent RHP Lisalverto Bonilla.|
|November 7, 2016||RHP Lisalverto Bonilla elected free agency.|
|August 1, 2016||RHP Lisalverto Bonilla assigned to Oklahoma City Dodgers from Tulsa Drillers.|
|June 23, 2016||RHP Lisalverto Bonilla assigned to Tulsa Drillers from Oklahoma City Dodgers.|
|May 27, 2016||Oklahoma City Dodgers activated RHP Lisalverto Bonilla from the temporarily inactive list.|
|May 23, 2016||Oklahoma City Dodgers placed RHP Lisalverto Bonilla on the temporarily inactive list.|
|December 29, 2015||RHP Lisalverto Bonilla assigned to Oklahoma City Dodgers.|
|December 11, 2015||Los Angeles Dodgers signed free agent RHP Lisalverto Bonilla to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.|
|December 2, 2015||RHP Lisalverto Bonilla elected free agency.|
|November 6, 2015||Los Angeles Dodgers activated RHP Lisalverto Bonilla from the 60-day disabled list.|
|October 21, 2015||Los Angeles Dodgers claimed RHP Lisalverto Bonilla off waivers from Texas Rangers.|
|April 11, 2015||Texas Rangers transferred RHP Lisalverto Bonilla from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list. Right elbow impingement|
|April 5, 2015||Texas Rangers placed RHP Lisalverto Bonilla on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to March 31, 2015. Right elbow impingement|
|September 2, 2014||Texas Rangers recalled RHP Lisalverto Bonilla from Round Rock Express.|
|March 30, 2014||RHP Lisalverto Bonilla assigned to Round Rock Express from Rangers Extended Spring Training.|
|March 26, 2014||RHP Lisalverto Bonilla assigned to Rangers Extended Spring Training from Frisco RoughRiders.|
|March 12, 2014||Texas Rangers optioned RHP Lisalverto Bonilla to Frisco RoughRiders.|
|November 20, 2013||Texas Rangers selected the contract of Lisalverto Bonilla from Frisco RoughRiders.|
|June 29, 2013||Lisalverto Bonilla assigned to Frisco RoughRiders from Round Rock Express.|
|March 28, 2013||Lisalverto Bonilla assigned to Round Rock Express.|
|March 12, 2013||RHP Lisalverto Bonilla roster status changed by Texas Rangers.|
|February 24, 2013||RHP Lisalverto Bonilla assigned to Texas Rangers.|
|December 9, 2012||Texas Rangers traded 3B Michael Young to Philadelphia Phillies for RHP Josh Lindblom and RHP Lisalverto Bonilla.|
|September 20, 2012||Reading Phillies activated RHP Lisalverto Bonilla from the 7-day disabled list.|
|July 13, 2012||Reading Phillies placed RHP Lisalverto Bonilla on the 7-day disabled list.|
|May 5, 2012||RHP Lisalverto Bonilla assigned to Reading Phillies from Clearwater Threshers.|
|April 4, 2012||Lisalverto Bonilla assigned to Clearwater Threshers from Lakewood BlueClaws.|
|March 26, 2012||RHP Lisalverto Bonilla assigned to Philadelphia Phillies.|
|May 3, 2011||Lisalverto Bonilla assigned to Lakewood BlueClaws from Williamsport Crosscutters.|
|July 22, 2010||Lisalverto Bonilla assigned to Williamsport Crosscutters from GCL Phillies.|
|June 21, 2010||Lisalverto Bonilla assigned to GCL Phillies from DSL Phillies.|
|May 28, 2010||DSL Phillies placed Lisalverto Bonilla on the reserve list.|
|May 31, 2009||DSL Phillies signed free agent Lisalverto Bonilla.|
|May 30, 2009||DSL Phillies activated RHP Lisalverto Bonilla.|
First name is pronounced leez-al-VEHR-toe...in 2012 was on the World Team roster for the SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game in Kansas City...was a mid-season All-Star in 2009 (Dominican Summer League), 2011 (South Atlantic League) and 2012 (Eastern League)...was South Atlantic League Player of the Week for 7/5-7/11, 2011.2016
Spent the season with Dodgers' affiliates at Class AA Tulsa and Class AAA Oklahoma City...combined to finish 5-7, 3.97 with 2 saves in 13 starts and 18 relief apps...on 2/13/17, the day Reds pitchers and catchers reported to spring training, was claimed off waivers from the Pirates.2015
Spent the season on the Dodgers' 60-day disabled list recovering from "Tommy John" surgery to repair the torn ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow...surgery was performed on 4/15...was non-tendered in December but then was re-signed by LAD to a minor league contract for 2016.2014
Saw first ML action as a September call-up for Texas, going 3-0 with a 3.05 ERA (7 ER/20.2 IP) in 5 games/3 starts…recalled from Round Rock on 9/2 and made his ML debut on 9/4 vs. SEA (3.0 IP, 2 H, 1 R-ER) in Rangers' 10-2 loss…after another relief outing, finished season with 3 starts, going 3-0, 2.12 (4 ER/17.0 IP) while holding opponents to a .182 (10-55) avg. as a starter…first Texas pitcher ever to post wins in his first 3 career starts, one of just 3 pitchers in MLB to pull the trick in 2014 (also BOS' Anthony Ranaudo and ARI's Chase Anderson)…beat Braves in a FOX national TV game in first start on 9/13 vs. ATL (6.0 IP, 2 R-ER), retiring final 7 batters faced for his first ML victory…took no-hitter into 5th inning in 2nd start on 9/19 at LAA (5.0 IP, 2 R-ER)…posted 6.0 SHO IP to win his season finale 9/24 vs. HOU, career-high 7 K's to finish off 3-game sweep of Astros…became just the 2nd pitcher in club history to win each of his last 3 starts in a campaign (also Kevin Millwood, last 3 in 2009).
MINORS/FALL LEAGUE: Went 4-2, 4.10 (34 ER/74.2 IP) in 39 games/6 starts for Round Rock (AAA), also posting one save…6 of his last 10 outings were starts, going 1-1, 3.60 (10 ER/25.0 IP) in those 6 starts with a .204 (19-93) opp. avg…overall, PCL opponents hit .253 (73-289), with a .222 (28-126) figure from LH batters and a .169 (14-83) mark with RISP…also pitched in 4 games/3 starts for Surprise in the Arizona Fall League, going 0-1, 5.68 (8 ER/12.2 IP).2013
Combined to go 7-5 with a 4.79 ERA (39 ER/73.1 IP), 6 saves, and 106 strikeouts against 33 walks over 47 games/2 starts with Round Rock and Frisco…whiffed 106 of 323 batters faced (32.8%)…ranked 6th among all minor league relievers with 106 strikeouts…held opponents to a .244 average (68-279), including a .241 mark (38-158) by right-handed hitters…stranded 10 of 15 (66.7%) inherited runners and limited opposition to a .254 average (18-71) with RISP.
Round Rock: Opened the season with Round Rock, where PCL batters hit .299 (52-174) with 8 home runs over 26 games/2 starts…permitted runs in 14 of 24 relief appearances… worked multiple innings in 13 relief appearances…posted a 8.64 ERA (8 ER/8.1 IP) over first 5 relief appearances…compiled a 4.07 ERA (11 ER/24.1 IP) over next 14 games/one start to lower season ERA to 5.40…permitted runs in 6 of last 7 outings with the Express, posting a 15.09 ERA (19 ER/11.1 IP).
Frisco: Transferred to Frisco on June 30 and averaged 14.8 SO/9 and 2.7 BB/9 with the 'Riders…permitted just a pair of extra-base hits (2 2B)…held opposition 3-for-60 (.050) with 36 strikeouts when ahead in the count…converted all 6 save opportunities…did not all a run over first 6 appearances with Frisco, a span of 11.0 innings…allowed lone run with Frisco on July 21 at San Antonio, permitting 4 of his 16 hits allowed overall in that contest as well…compiled a season-ending 18.1-inning scoreless streak over his last 14 appearances with Frisco, holding opponents to a .127 average (8-63) during that stretch.
Arizona Fall League/Winter Ball: Was a late addition to the Surprise Saguaros, joining the club Nov. 2…appeared in 3 games, tossing 5.0 scoreless innings with 8 strikeouts against 2 walks…held opponents to a .167 average (3-18)…continued season in the Dominican Winter League and compiled a 6.23 ERA (3 ER/4.1 IP) over 4 relief outings with Escogido.
2012 Bonilla went 3-2 with a 1.55 ERA in the Minor Leagues.