Married Joermy … has two children: Saray and Gerard ... Attended Liceo Politecnico Analilian Miranda High School in San Cristóbal, Dominican Republic.
Appeared in 30 games in his first season with the White Sox ... Set career-highs in games (31), IP (37.1) and strikeouts (31) ... Grab Some Bench: Limited opponents to a .197 (26-for-132) average, including a .163 (8-49) mark vs. lefties ... Under Pressure: Held opponents to a .156 (5-for-32) average with RISP and a .155 (9-for-58) mark with runners on base … limited first batters faced to a .115 (3-for-26) average … allowed just one of 23 inherited runners to score (4.3 percent) ... Began the season in the Washington organization … was claimed by the Blue Jays off waivers on 5/15 … made his season debut with Toronto on 5/22 vs. Boston, suffering the loss after allowing one run on two hits over 1.1 IP ... Was claimed by Seattle off waivers on 5/27, appearing in one game with Class AA Arkansas … was claimed by the White Sox off waivers and assigned to Class AAA Charlotte on 6/7 ... Was recalled from Charlotte on 7/20 … made his White Sox debut on 7/21, retiring the only Tampa Bay hitter he faced … threw a career-high 2.2 scoreless IP on 7/28 vs. Minnesota ... Earned his first hold on 8/5 vs. Detroit (1.0 scoreless IP) … retired all six batters faced on 8/22 against Texas ... Ended the season with a career-high 13.2 scoreless IP streak … earned his first win in the finale on 9/29 vs. Detroit ... Went a combined 4-2 with 2.88 ERA (11 ER/43.1 IP), 34 strikeouts and .241 (32-for-133) opponents average over 27 minor league games between four teams in four different organizations ... Pitched in nine games with Escogido in the Dominican Winter League, posting a 0.00 ERA over 9.2 IP.
Began his season with Triple-A Syracuse...Had his contract selected on Aug. 1...Made his MLB debut on Aug. 2 vs. Cincinnati... Enjoyed two stints with the Nationals in 2018...Offered scoreless relief in his final six MLB games from Sept. 21-30...Opposing batters went 3-for-19 (.158) without an extra-base hit during this stretch...Recorded a career-high six saves and a career-best 1.96 ERA in 41 games with Triple-A Syracuse.
Appeared in 41 games for Double-A Harrisburg in his first season in Washington's system...Went 2-6 with a 6.84 ERA in 41 games...Following the season, went 2-0 with a 1.50 ERA (2 ER/12.0 IP) and 13 strikeouts against just two walks in nine games for Mesa of the Arizona Fall League.
Appeared in 22 games across four levels of Philadaelphia's Minor League system, going 2-3 with two saves and a 5.00 ERA...Made his first appearance at the Triple-A level, Sept. 4 vs. Rochester (MIN).
Began the season with Dunedin (A)...Posted a 1.32 ERA in eight May games...Promoted to New Hampshire (AA) on 5/26...Pitched at least 2.0 innings in seven of his 17 relief appearances...Traded to the Phillies on 7/31 and assigned to Reading (AA)...Allowed two ER in his first inning with Reading and then allowed just two ER over his final 16.0 innings (1.13 ERA)...Averaged 9.5 SO/9.0 IP...Held opposing hitters to a .193 AVG...Appeared in four games during the Eastern League playoffs and held opponents to a .158 AVG (3-19)...Participated in Florida Instructional League
Spent the entire season with Lansing (A)...Averaged 9.5 SO/9.0 IP...On DL with a right biceps strain, 4/23-7/6...Went 2-1, 0.75 ERA (1 ER, 12.0 IP) in July
Spent most of the season with the Gulf Coast League Blue Jays (R)...Pitched in one game for Bluefield (R) after being promoted on 8/29
Began his pro career with the Dominican Summer League Blue Jays (R)...Held RHH to a .195 AVG