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Alberto Cabrera | Relief Pitcher

Team: Detroit Tigers
Age / DOB:  (26) / 10/25/1988
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 210
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
Contract: view contract details

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Tigers signed RHP Alberto Cabrera to a minor league contract.
Cabrera had a 3.29 ERA and 61/30 K/BB ratio over 65 2/3 innings this past season with the Cubs' Triple-A affiliate. The 25-year-old appeared in 32 games in the majors from 2012-2013 and struck out 31 batters in 27 2/3 innings, but really struggled with his control. He's minor league bullpen depth. Fri, Dec 5, 2014 05:27:00 PM

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Cubs sent RHP Alberto Cabrera outright to Triple-A Iowa.

Cabrera was designated for assignment at the end of spring training after losing the final Opening Day bullpen spot to Brian Schlitter. Cabrera, 25, will function as organizational relief depth this year for Chicago.
Thu, Apr 3, 2014 03:54:00 PM

Cubs designated RHP Alberto Cabrera for assignment.

Brian Schlitter beat out Cabrera for the final spot in the Cubs' Opening Day bullpen. Cabrera, 25, owns a 5.20 ERA in 27 2/3 career major league innings.
Sat, Mar 29, 2014 01:07:00 PM

Cubs recalled RHP Alberto Cabrera from Triple-A Iowa.

The 24-year-old has struggled since being promoted to Triple-A Iowa, posting a 7.08 ERA, 1.87 WHIP and 19/12 K/BB ratio over 20 1/3 innings of work. He has a power arm, and projects as a future late-inning reliever, so the Cubs will utilize the September roster expansion to get him some work at the highest level.
Sun, Sep 1, 2013 11:09:00 AM

Cubs recalled RHP Alberto Cabrera from Triple-A Iowa.

Cabrera has really impressed in his first full season as a reliever, posting a 3.11 ERA and 74/14 K/BB ratio over 55 innings between Double- and Triple-A. The 23-year-old right-hander throws hard and could be an impact late-inning arm in short order.
Wed, Aug 1, 2012 11:37:00 AM

Depth Charts

C1James McCann
2Alex Avila
3Bryan Holaday
1B1Miguel Cabrera
2B1Ian Kinsler
2Josh Wilson
SS1Jose Iglesias
2Andrew Romine
3Dixon Machado
3B1Nick Castellanos
2Jefry Marte
LF1Tyler Collins
2Steven Moya
CF1Anthony Gose
2Rajai Davis
RF1J.D. Martinez
DH1Victor Martinez
Starting Pitcher
S1Justin Verlander
2Anibal Sanchez
3Alfredo Simon
4Daniel Norris
5Matt Boyd
6Kyle Lobstein
7Randy Wolf
Relief Pitcher
R1Bruce Rondon
2Alex Wilson
3Al Alburquerque
4Blaine Hardy
5Neftali Feliz
6Tom Gorzelanny
7Drew VerHagen
8Kyle Ryan
9Jeff Ferrell
10Jose Valdez
11Ian Krol
12Buck Farmer
13Joe Nathan