Jayson Aquino, Relief Pitcher, Baltimore Orioles, #64
Date of Birth: 11/22/1992
Birthplace: San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic
Jayson Aquino, relief pitcher for the Baltimore Orioles, was first signed by the Colorado Rockies on July 2, 2009. He pitched as a starting pitcher in the Rockies' minor league system from 2010 through 2014.
The Rockies traded Aquino to the Toronto Blue Jays on February 4, 2015. He was traded again on May 10, 2015, to the Pittsburgh Pirates. A third trade in 2015 was to the Cleveland Indians on July 29th. He spent the entire 2015 season in the minors.
Aquino was claimed off waivers by the St. Louis Cardinals on December 10, 2015. He was traded once again on April 7, 2016, this time to the Orioles. He spent most of the 2016 season in the minors, pitching just 2.1 innings in 3 games with the Orioles.
Pitching statistics for Aquino as a minor league player from 2010 through 2016 include:
- 124 games played (117 games as a starting pitcher)
- 719.1 innings pitched
- 39-47 win-loss record
- 580 strikeouts to 181 walks
- 3.08 ERA