Hector Noesí (pronounced no-eh-SEE)...Wife's name is Yeldi... Has six children...Considered Pedro Martinez his favorite player while growing up and beginning his baseball career.
Spent majority of season with New Orleans (Marlins' AAA)...Ranked first in the Pacific Coast League in ERA and WHIP (1.14) and second in strikeouts and batting average against (.240)...Also tied for second in wins, ranked third in winning percentage (.733) and 10th in innings pitched...Attended spring training as a non-roster invitee with Miami...Went 3-1 with a 1.29 ERA (28.0ip/4er) in five starts with New Orleans during the month of April...Struck out a season-high 12 batters but lost a 2-0 decision at Round Rock on 4/25...Was charged with his fourth and final loss (5.2ip/5r) on 6/24 vs. Nashville...Won each of his four decisions with New Orleans...Had his contract selected by Miami on 8/6...Started and allowed five runs in 5.0 innings while making his debut with the Marlins on 8/6 at New York (NL); his first big league start since 5/25/15 while pitching with the White Sox... Became the second pitcher in Marlins history to make a start for the club more than four years since his last start, joining David Weathers, who started for the Marlins on 9/20/04; six years and 122 days since his most recent start...Went 0-3 in four starts before moving to the bullpen for the remainder of the season, beginning with his outing on 8/27...Recorded a 2.45 ERA (7.1ip/2er) in his final seven outings from 8/30 to 9/27...Made three starts for Licey during the Dominican Winter League (12.0ip/4er).
Played in South Korea in the KBO for the Kia Tigers from 2016-'18...Posted a 46-20 record and 3.79 ERA in 90 starts in that time, with 425 strikeouts against just 132 walks...Made at least 29 starts and posted double-digit wins each year...Went 11-10 with a 4.60 ERA in 29 starts in 2018...Began 2-0 with 4.42 ERA (18.1/9), 19 strikeouts in first three starts...Won six of his eight starts from May 6 to June 22, striking out 38 batters in that time...In May 19 game vs. SK Wyverns, threw only complete game of season, allowing just one run on four hits in a 2-1 victory... Tied for 10th in KBO with 11 wins and was sixth with 174.0 inning.
Was 8-12 with a 4.75 ERA (91 ER/172.1 IP) and 123 strikeouts in a career-high 33 games (27 starts) between the White Sox (28 games), Texas (three) and Seattle (two)...Established career highs in starts, IP, strikeouts and quality starts (15)...Went 8-11 with a 4.43 ERA (81 ER/164.2 IP) as a starter and 0-1 with an 11.74 mark (10 ER/7.2 IP) in relief...Made 27 starts and one relief appearance with the White Sox...Limited left-handers to a .244 (92-377) average...Began the season with Seattle before being traded to Texas on 4/12 in exchange for cash considerations...Appeared in three games with the Rangers before being designated for assignment on 4/22 … was claimed off waivers by Chicago on 4/25 (acquisition recommended by Bill Scherrer)...Made Sox debut on 4/26 vs. Tampa Bay (1.1 IP in relief...Suffered the loss in his first start on 4/30 vs. Detroit (4 ER/3.2 IP)...Held the Cubs to one run on four hits over 5.0 IP on 5/6 at Wrigley Field...Made his first quality start with the Sox on 5/11 vs. Arizona (3 ER/6.0 IP)...Snapped his 14-game losing streak on 6/3 at Dodger Stadium (1 ER/6.0 IP), a span of 40 appearances and 19 starts dating back to his last win on 5/6/12 vs. Minnesota (with Seattle)...Earned his second victory on 6/9 vs. Detroit, winning consecutive starts for the first time in his career...Allowed five hits over 6.2 scoreless IP in a win on 7/6 vs. Seattle...Won consecutive starts on 7/19 vs. Houston (3 ER/6.0 IP) and 7/24 at Minnesota (2 ER/7.2 IP)...Registered a monthly low 3.24 ERA (12 ER/33.1 IP) in August...Threw his first career complete game (1 ER/7.0 IP) in a rainshortened win on 8/4 vs. Texas...Recorded a 0.00 ERA (18.1 IP) in four games (two starts) vs. Seattle, his former team … posted a no decision on 8/9 at Safeco Field despite allowing one unearned run over 7.1 IP...Worked 7.0-plus IP in three straight starts from 8/20-9/2...Was 0-3 with a 5.30 ERA (11 ER/18.2 IP) over his final three starts of the season.
Was 0-1, 6.59 (20 ER, 27.1 IP) in 12 appearances (1 start) over four stints with the Mariners. Made a spot-start May 16 at New York (AL), in which he allowed 1 unearned run on 3 hits with 1 walk and 4 strikeouts over 4.1 innings in a 3-2 Seattle win (recorded nodecision). Posted a 1.23 ERA (1 ER, 7.1 IP) and a .167 opponents' batting average (4x24) in his first 3 relief appearances, before closing the year with a 10.91 mark (19 ER, 15.2 IP) and a .443 opponents' average (35x79) in his last 8 bullpen outings. Has lost his last 10 decisions dating back to May 12, 2012. Was 4-3, 5.00 (43 ER, 77.1 IP) in 17 games (13 starts) with AAA Tacoma and AA Jackson. Started the year with AA Jackson, going 1-0 with a 0.00 ERA (0 ER, 11.0 IP)…named Southern League Pitcher of the Week (April 4-14). Pitched for Tigres del Licey in the Dominican Winter League (3-1, 2.30 ERA).
Went 2-12 with a 5.82 ERA (69 ER,
106.2 IP) in 22 G/18 GS in his first
season with the Mariners...ended
the season in the bullpen ... Finished the season with a personal
9-game losing streak, the 2ndlongest
losing streak in the AL during
the season (Ricky Romero, 13 G) ... In 18 starts went 2-12 with a 6.24
ERA (68 ER, 98.0 IP)...in 4 relief
appearances posted a 1.04 ERA (1
ER, 8.2 IP) and limited opponents to
a .179 batting average (5x28, 0 HR) ... Recorded the 2nd-lowest run
support average in the AL at 3.40
(min. 15 GS)...Mariners scored 1 or fewer runs when he was in the game in 10 of 18 starts
(0 runs 6 times) ... Pitched at least 2.0 innings in 3 of 4 relief appearances...in 14 career relief appearances
of at least 2.0 IP has a 1.51 ERA (7 ER, 41.2 IP) ... Went 2-11 prior to the All-Star break, tying the club record for losses prior to the All-Star
break with Erik Hanson (1992) and Carlos Silva (2008) ... Went 2-for-2 for first ML hit June 24 at San Diego...became 2nd Mariners pitcher (3rd
time) to record a multi-hit game; first since Freddy Garcia June 19, 2002 at Cincinnati ... Made his first Safeco Field start April 14 vs. Oakland tossing 8.0 shutout innings...
became the second Mariners pitcher to toss at least 8.0 innings and not allow a run in his
first Safeco start (joining Felix Hernandez) ... Allowed 5 of 21 home runs on 0-2 count, leading the Majors ... Optioned to AAA Tacoma after his start July 4 vs. Baltimore (5.0,7,4,4,0,4,HR)...went 2-6,
5.74 ERA (41 ER, 64.1 IP) in 11 starts for the Rainiers ... Carried a no-hitter through 7.2 IP in his start Aug. 18 vs. Reno...ended with 11 strikeouts.
Was 2-2 with a 4.47 ERA (28 ER, 56.1 IP, 28ER) in 30 appearances (2 GS) over 4 stints with the Yankees (4/13-21, 5/13-6/8, 6/12-8/28, 9/6-30)...Among AL rookie relievers (relief appearances only), ranked 8th in innings pitched (51.2) and ERA (4.01), and 11th in strikeouts (42)...Made 28 relief appearances, going 2-1 with a 4.01 ERA (23 ER, 51.2 IP)...17 of his 28 relief appearances were scoreless...Recalled from Scranton/WB for the first time April 13-21, but did not appear in a game...Earned the win in his Major League debut May 18 in 15-inning win at Baltimore...tossed 4.0 scoreless innings of relief (4 H, 4 BB, 4 K)...became the first Yankees pitcher to win his Major League debut in relief while tossing at least 4.0 scoreless innings, and the first in the Majors since Jim Brower for Cleveland (9/5/99)...Made first Major League start Sept. 21 vs. Tampa Bay (G#1)...Began the season with AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre...went 1-1, 3.28 in 6 games (5 GS).
Combined to go 14-7 with a 3.20 ERA in 28 games (27 starts) with Single-A Tampa, Double-A Trenton and Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre...walked just 28 batters while striking out 153...held left-handed hitters to a .220 combined average
(63-for-286, 2HR)...Led all Yankees minor leaguers in wins and strikeouts (153), and ranked seventh in ERA...Opened the season with Tampa, winning his first three starts and five of his
first six...struck out a career-high 13 batters in 6.0 scoreless innings on 4/29 vs.
Dunedin...was named a Florida State League All-Star just prior to his promotion
and earned league "Pitcher of the Week" honors for 4/8-19...Joined Trenton on 5/16 where he spent the majority of his season...held opponents
to 2R or less in 12 of his 16 starts with the Thunder...collected his first career complete
game on 6/13 vs. Binghamton, tossing a career-high 9.0IP (9H, 2R, 1ER, 1HR, 1BB, 6K,
1WP)...recorded his rst career shutout two weeks later on 6/29 at New Brunswick,
tossing 7.0 scoreless innings in Game 1 of a doubleheader (5H, 0BB, 4K)...earned
Eastern League "Pitcher of the Week" honors for the week ending 6/7...Was selected to the World Team roster for the 2010 All-Star Futures' Game at Angel
Stadium in Anaheim, tossing 1.0 scoreless inning of relief (1H)...Made his final three starts with Scranton/WB, winning his Triple-A debut on 8/27 vs.
Lehigh Valley (6.0IP, 7H, 4ER, 1BB, 1K)...Attended his first Major League spring training, making two relief appearances
(2.0IP, 3ER)...Following the season, was named the seventh-best prospect in the Yankees
organization and having the "Best Control" by Baseball America.
Appeared in 26 combined games (20 starts) with Single-A Charleston and Single-A Tampa, going 6-4 with a 2.92 ERA and 118 strikeouts in 117.0 IP... combined to hold opponents to a .220 batting average (96-for-436) with only 15 walks... struck out at least seven batters in nine of his starts...Began the season with 27.1 consecutive scoreless innings over his first nine
appearances (three starts), striking out 35 batters with only three walks over the
stretch... was named a midseason All-Star with Charleston...Went on the disabled list from 7/19-8/2 with right shoulder tendinitis...Made two postseason relief appearances for the FSL Champion Tampa squad,
allowing 4ER in 7.0IP... earned the win in Game 1 of the Championship Series at Port
Combined to go 3-2 with a 3.33 ERA in 14 appearances (seven starts) with the GCL Yankees and short-season Single-A Staten Island... began the season with the GCL Yankees, going 2-1 with a 3.65 ERA in nine appearances (two starts)... was promoted to Staten Island on 8/10 and went 1-1 with a 3.00 ERA in five starts.
Suffered a season-ending right elbow strain on 6/23 that limited him to only five
starts with Single-A Charleston, going 1-1 with a 4.50 ERA... began the season serving
a 50-day suspension for violating the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment
Was limited to just five relief appearances with the Yankees' Gulf Coast League team, beginning the season on the disabled list with a strained right shoulder (6/18-7/31)... walked only one batter while recording 11 strikeouts in 7.0IP.
Made his professional debut with the Yankees' Dominican Summer League team, going 5-3 with a 1.60 ERA in 13 games (10 starts).