Mauricio Cabrera, Relief Pitcher, Atlanta Braves, #56
Date of Birth: 9/22/1993
Birthplace: San Juan, Dominican Republic
Current Salary: $537,500
Mauricio Cabrera, relief pitcher for the Atlanta Braves, was signed by the Braves in 2010. He played in their minor league system from 2011 through 2015. For the first three seasons, he was a starting pitcher. He transitioned to the bullpen in 2014, pitching as both a starter and a reliever. The following season, he pitched only as a reliever.
Cabrera pitched in 41 games with the Braves in 2016. He finished the season with 5 wins to 1 loss, 6 saves, 32 strikeouts to 19 walks, and a 2.82 ERA in 38.1 innings. He also pitched 33.2 innings in 25 games in the minors.
Cabrera's brother, Alberto, pitched with the Chicago Cubs in 2012 and 2013. He is currently a free agent.