MARCUS BELTREZ
LEFT HANDED PITCHER
Born: October 20, 1992
Height: 6’0″
Weight: 204
Bats: Left
Throws: Left
Signed: Int’l Free Agent, 2011, Pittsburgh Pirates
How Acquired: International Free Agent
Country: Dominican Republic
Agent: N/A

WTM’S PIRATE PLAYER PROFILES

Beltrez was born in Manhattan, but the Pirates signed him as an international free agent out of the Dominican.

2012
DSL:  1-1-2, 3.79 ERA, 1.21 WHIP, 19.0 IP, 5.2 BB/9, 6.6 K/9

Beltrez pitched in relief, allowing only a .182 opponents’ average, but walking a lot of hitters.

2013
DSL:  4-1-2, 1.08 ERA, 0.94 WHIP, 41.2 IP, 2.6 BB/9, 7.3 K/9

The Pirates continued to employ Beltrez in relief.  He was significantly more effective, cutting his walk rate in half and allowing a .184 opponents’ average.

Beltrez should be in the GCL or at Bristol in 2014.

STATS
Baseball Reference — Minors
Fangraphs
MiLB.com
CONTRACT INFORMATION
2014: Minor League Contract
PLAYER INFORMATION
Signing Bonus: N/A
MiLB Debut: 2012
MLB Debut: N/A
MiLB FA Eligible: 2018
MLB FA Eligible: N/A
Rule 5 Eligible: 2015
Added to 40-Man: N/A
Options Remaining: 3
MLB Service Time: 0.000
TRANSACTIONS
December 11, 2011: Signed by the Pittsburgh Pirates as an international free agent.