NELSON VELAZQUEZ
#17 - DH
Status On roster
Ht/Wt 6’0’’, 190 lbs
Bats/Throws R / R
Experience 1 year
Debut May 30, 2022
Born Dec 26, 1998 (25 yrs) Carolina, Puerto Rico
Hometown Carolina, Puerto Rico
Drafted Drafted by Chicago Cubs in 2017 (5/165).
Drafted from PJ Education School
Acquired Acquired in a trade with Chicago Cubs in 2023.
Season Stats
Batter
GP
Games Played
AB
At Bats
R
Runs
H
Hits
2B
Doubles
3B
Triples
HR
Home Runs
RBI
Runs Batted In
BB
Walks
SO
Strikeouts
SB
Stolen Bases
CS
Caught Stealing
AVG
Batting Average
OBP
On-Base Percentage
SLG
Slugging Percentage
OPS
On-Base Plus Slugging
Transactions & Injuries
Date Description
2023-08-10 Recalled from Omaha (AAA).
2023-07-31 Acquired from the Chicago Cubs The Chicago Cubs acquired pitcher Jose Cuas from the Kansas City Royals for outfielder Nelson Velazquez.
2023-05-08 Optioned to Iowa (AAA).
2023-04-25 Recalled from Iowa (AAA).
2023-04-15 Optioned to Iowa (AAA).