German Marquez, Starting Pitcher, Colorado Rockies, #67


Date of Birth: 2/22/1995
Birthplace: San Felix, Bolivar, Venezuela

German Marquez, starting pitcher for the Colorado Rockies, first signed with the Tampa Bay Rays in July, 2011. He pitched as a starting pitcher in the Rays' minor league system from 2012 through 2015.

The Rays traded Marquez to the Rockies on January 28, 2016. He pitched in 3 games as a starting pitcher and 3 games of relief with the Rockies in 2016, finishing with a 5.23 ERA in 20.2 innings. He spent the rest of the season in the minors.

Pitching statistics for Marquez as a minor league player from 2012 through 2016 include:

  • 101 games played (85 games as a starting pitcher)
  • 491.1 innings pitched
  • 25-33 win-loss record
  • 421 strikeouts to 137 walks
  • 3.63 ERA

Sources for Information
Wikipedia - German Marquez
MiLB - German Marquez