Hector Velázquez

Hector Velázquez #76

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  • B/T: R/R
  • 6' 0" /180
  • Age: 29

Hector Velázquez 2018 Stats

G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
47 7-2 3.18 85.0 53 1.45

Hector Velázquez MLB Career Stats

G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
55 10-3 3.12 109.2 72 1.38

Hector Velázquez Bio

  • Full Name: Hector Velázquez
  • Nickname: Cabezon
  • Born: 11/26/1988 in Ciudad Obregon, Sonora, Mexico
  • Debut: 5/18/2017
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Year W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
2018 Stats 7 2 3.18 47 8 0 85.0 53 1.45
MLB Career Stats 10 3 3.12 55 11 0 109.2 72 1.38
  • Status: Reassigned to Minors

Hector Velázquez 2018 Splits

Duration W L ERA G GS SV IP H ER BB SO WHIP
Last 7 Games 0 0 2.08 7 1 0 8.2 8 2 0 5 0.92
Last 15 Games 0 2 4.34 15 5 0 29.0 34 14 10 17 1.52
Last 30 Games 2 2 3.96 30 6 0 52.1 59 23 17 29 1.45
Duration W L ERA G GS SV IP H ER BB SO WHIP
Last 7 Games 0 0 2.08 7 1 0 8.2 8 2 0 5 0.92
Last 15 Games 0 2 4.34 15 5 0 29.0 34 14 10 17 1.52
Last 30 Games 2 2 3.96 30 6 0 52.1 59 23 17 29 1.45
Last 3 Games W L SV IP H ER BB SO
9/23 @ CLE 0 0 0 3.1 4 2 0 3
9/26 vs BAL 0 0 0 0.2 0 0 0 1
9/29 vs NYY 0 0 0 1.2 2 0 0 0
Last 3 Games W L SV IP H ER BB SO
9/23 @ CLE 0 0 0 3.1 4 2 0 3
9/26 vs BAL 0 0 0 0.2 0 0 0 1
9/29 vs NYY 0 0 0 1.2 2 0 0 0
2018 Games by Position: RP (39) SP (8)

Hector Velázquez Sinker Statcast Averages

Year Team LG NP Pitch Type Avg Pitch Speed (mph) Avg Spin Rate (rpm) Avg Exit Velocity (mph)
2018 Red Sox AL 498 Sinker 90.2 2,063 88.6
MLB Avg - - - Sinker 91.6 2,125 88.4
Year Team LG NP Pitch Type Avg Pitch Speed (mph) Avg Spin Rate (rpm) Avg Exit Velocity (mph)
2018 Red Sox AL 498 Sinker 90.2 2,063 88.6
MLB Avg - - - Sinker 91.6 2,125 88.4

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Awards

Hector Velázquez Awards

MiLB.com Organization All-Star

Year Team League
2017 Boston AL

MEX Rookie of the Year

Year Team League
2010 Campeche MEX

Mexican Pacific League Pitcher of the year

Year Team League
2013 Navojoa LMP
2016 Navojoa LMP

Hector Velázquez Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
May 24, 2018 Boston Red Sox activated RHP Hector Velazquez from the 10-day disabled list.
May 19, 2018 Boston Red Sox sent RHP Hector Velazquez on a rehab assignment to Pawtucket Red Sox.
May 14, 2018 Boston Red Sox placed RHP Hector Velazquez on the 10-day disabled list. Lower back strain.
October 12, 2017 Boston Red Sox activated RHP Hector Velazquez.
October 5, 2017 Boston Red Sox reassigned RHP Hector Velazquez to the minor leagues.
September 3, 2017 Boston Red Sox recalled RHP Hector Velazquez from Pawtucket Red Sox.
August 24, 2017 Boston Red Sox optioned RHP Hector Velazquez to Pawtucket Red Sox.
August 22, 2017 Boston Red Sox recalled Hector Velazquez from Pawtucket Red Sox.
July 19, 2017 Boston Red Sox optioned RHP Hector Velazquez to Pawtucket Red Sox.
July 18, 2017 Boston Red Sox recalled Hector Velazquez from Pawtucket Red Sox.
June 24, 2017 Boston Red Sox optioned RHP Hector Velazquez to Pawtucket Red Sox.
June 14, 2017 Boston Red Sox recalled Hector Velazquez from Pawtucket Red Sox.
May 23, 2017 Boston Red Sox optioned RHP Hector Velazquez to Pawtucket Red Sox.
May 18, 2017 Boston Red Sox selected the contract of Hector Velazquez from Pawtucket Red Sox.
February 26, 2017 RHP Hector Velazquez assigned to Boston Red Sox.
February 18, 2017 Boston Red Sox selected the contract of RHP Hector Velazquez from Piratas de Campeche.
February 18, 2017 RHP Hector Velazquez assigned to Pawtucket Red Sox.
September 19, 2016 RHP Hector Velazquez returned to Piratas de Campeche from Acereros del Norte.
July 8, 2016 Acereros del Norte activated RHP Hector Velazquez.
June 29, 2016 Acereros del Norte placed RHP Hector Velazquez on the reserve list.
October 21, 2015 Piratas de Campeche traded 2B Adan Velazquez and RHP Hector Velazquez to Acereros del Norte.
April 1, 2015 Piratas de Campeche activated RHP Hector Velazquez.
February 6, 2015 Piratas de Campeche placed RHP Hector Velazquez on the reserve list.
March 15, 2012 Piratas de Campeche activated RHP Hector Velazquez.
April 14, 2011 Piratas de Campeche placed RHP Hector Velazquez on the reserve list.
July 9, 2010 Hector Velazquez roster status changed by Piratas de Campeche.
July 6, 2010 Hector Velazquez roster status changed by Piratas de Campeche.
July 3, 2010 Hector Velazquez roster status changed by Piratas de Campeche.
June 25, 2010 Piratas de Campeche placed Hector Velazquez on the reserve list.
June 17, 2010 Hector Velazquez roster status changed by Piratas de Campeche.
June 11, 2010 Hector Velazquez roster status changed by Piratas de Campeche.
June 1, 2010 Piratas de Campeche placed Hector Velazquez on the reserve list.
May 23, 2010 Hector Velazquez roster status changed by Piratas de Campeche.
April 30, 2010 Hector Velazquez roster status changed by Piratas de Campeche.
April 27, 2010 Piratas de Campeche placed Hector Velazquez on the reserve list.
March 16, 2010 Piratas de Campeche signed free agent RHP Hector Velazquez.

Hector Velázquez Bio Info

Full name is Hector Velázquez. He and his wife, Asamary Osobampo, have a son, Hector Emilio (born 5/19/15).

2017

Spent most of his debut season in the U.S. with Triple-A Pawtucket, but appeared in 8 ML games (3 starts) over 5 stints with BOS...Allowed 6 ER in 5.0 IP in his ML debut on 5/18 at OAK (start), but went 3-0 with a 0.92 ERA (2 ER/19.2 IP) in his remaining ML games. Did not allow a run in his final 13.1 IP in the majors. Between BOS and Triple-A Pawtucket, did not allow a run in his final 17.0 IP (beginning 8/18). In 5 ML relief appearances, went 3-0 with a 0.00 ERA (10.1 IP)...Is the only BOS pitcher-and 1 of only 5 ML pitchers-since 1913 to earn a win in each of his first 3 career relief appearances (last: Alexi Ogando in 2010). Also went 8-4 with a 2.21 ERA (25 ER/102.0 IP) and a .213 opponent AVG in 19 starts with the PawSox. Made 8 scoreless starts of 5.0+ innings for Pawtucket. Led Pawtucket pitchers in starts...His 2.21 ERA and 1.00 WHIP were the lowest among PawSox pitchers who made at least 1 start...Also ranked 3rd among club leaders in wins and innings. Began the season with the PawSox and posted a 1.55 ERA (5 ER/29.0 IP) in his first 5 starts. Made his U.S. debut on 4/11 vs. Syracuse (4.2 IP, 3 ER)...Each of his next 3 outings was scoreless (17.1 IP). Threw 6.0 perfect innings on 4/30 vs. Gwinnett...Selected to the ML roster on 5/18 and started that night at OAK, suffering the loss (5.0 IP, 9 H, 6 ER, 3 HR, 2 BB, 4 SO)...Optioned to Pawtucket on 5/23. Allowed 0 runs in 13.0 IP over 3 starts for the PawSox from 6/1-10 before returning to BOS on 6/14... Earned the win that night at PHI after allowing only 1 hit in 3.1 scoreless innings of relief. Made his 2nd ML start on 6/19 at KC but did not factor into the decision (5.1 IP, 5 H, 2 ER, 0 BB, 3 SO). Optioned to Pawtucket following the Sox' game vs. LAA on 6/23. Recalled by BOS on 7/18 and earned the win that night vs. TOR after pitching the final 4.0 innings of a 5-4, 15-inning victory over the Blue Jays (0 R, 2 H, 1 BB, 3 SO)...Optioned to Pawtucket after the game. Allowed 0 runs in his final 10.0 IP with the PawSox. Surrendered 1 hit in 7.0 scoreless innings on 8/27 vs. Lehigh Valley. Recalled by BOS on 9/3 and made 4 more appearances with the club...In the Sox' 3-2, 19-inning win vs. TOR on 9/5, earned the win after pitching a scoreless 19th. Started the Sox' season finale on 10/1 vs. HOU and threw 4.0 shutout innings (3 H, 2 BB, 4 SO). Following the season, allowed only 2 ER in 25.0 IP (0.72 ERA) in 6 starts for Navojoa in the Mexican Winter League, including 3 postseason starts...Earned 2 postseason wins, helping Navojoa reach the finals.