Dixon Machado, Infield, Detroit Tigers, #49


Date of Birth: 2/22/1992
Birthplace: San Cristobal, Venezuela
Nickname: Skippy

Dixon Machado, infielder for the Detroit Tigers, was signed by the Tigers in July, 2008. He played in the Tigers' minor league system from 2009 through 2014.

Machado spent most of the 2015 and 2016 seasons in the minor leagues. He played in 24 games with the Tigers in 2015 and he had 16 hits. In 2016, he had one hit in 8 games with them.

Batting statistics for Machado as a minor league player from 2009 through 2016 include:

  • 789 games played
  • 715 hits
  • 116 doubles
  • 131 stolen bases
  • 253 RBIs
  • 456 strikeouts to 314 walks
  • .246 batting average

Sources for Information
Wikipedia - Dixon Machado
MiLB - Dixon Machado