Ariel Miranda, Starting Pitcher, Seattle Mariners, #37
Date of Birth: 1/10/1989
Birthplace: La Habana, Cuba
Ariel Miranda, starting pitcher for the Seattle Mariners, played professional baseball in Cuba from 2007 through 2013. After defecting from Cuba, he signed with the Baltimore Orioles on May 27, 2015. He pitched as a starting pitcher in the Orioles' minor league system in 2015.
Miranda was traded to the Mariners on July 31, 2016. He finished the 2016 season with 5 wins and 2 losses, 44 strikeouts to 18 walks, and a 3.88 ERA in 1 game as a relief pitcher with the Orioles and 11 games (10 as a starting pitcher) with the Mariners.