Adalberto Mejía

Adalberto Mejía #49

  • P
  • B/T: R/L
  • 6' 3" /195
  • Age: 24

Adalberto Mejía MLB Career Stats

G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
22 4-7 4.57 100.1 85 1.59

Adalberto Mejía Bio

  • Full Name: Adalberto Mejía
  • Nickname: Volador
  • Born: 6/20/1993 in Bonao, Dominican Republic
  • Debut: 8/20/2016
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Year W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
MLB Career Stats 4 7 4.57 22 21 0 100.1 85 1.59
  • Status: Reassigned to Minors

Adalberto Mejía - Statcast Averages

Year Team LG NP Pitch Type Avg Pitch Speed (mph) Avg Perceived Speed (mph) Avg Spin Rate (rpm) Avg Extension (feet) Avg Exit Velocity (mph)
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MLB Avg - - - - - - - - 89
Year Team LG NP Pitch Type Avg Pitch Speed (mph) Avg Perceived Speed (mph) Avg Spin Rate (rpm) Avg Extension (feet) Avg Exit Velocity (mph)
- - - - - - - - - -
MLB Avg - - - - - - - - 89

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Adalberto Mejía Statcast Events

Fantasy

Adalberto Mejía 2018 Projections

Duration W L ERA G GS CG SHO SV SVO IP H R ER HR HB BB IBB SO WHIP
Rest of Season
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0 0 4.26 1 1 0 0 0 0 6.1 6 3 3 1 0 2 0 5 1.26
Cumulative
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0 0 4.26 1 1 0 0 0 0 6.1 6 3 3 1 0 2 0 5 1.26
Duration W L ERA G GS CG SHO SV SVO IP H R ER HR HB BB IBB SO WHIP
Rest of Season
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0 0 4.26 1 1 0 0 0 0 6.1 6 3 3 1 0 2 0 5 1.26
Cumulative
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0 0 4.26 1 1 0 0 0 0 6.1 6 3 3 1 0 2 0 5 1.26

Adalberto Mejía News

Adalberto Mejía Fantasy News

April 12, 2018 at 8:27 PM ET

Molitor waiting to name Friday starter

Friday marks the first time this season the Twins will need a fifth starter, and right-hander Phil Hughes remains a candidate to be activated from the 10-day disabled list to start Friday. Left-hander Adalberto Mejia was also limited to two innings and 24 pitches on Tuesday, in order to be an option.

March 14, 2018 at 12:51 PM ET

Mejia, Romero, Gonsalves among Twins optioned

With the Twins adding Jake Odorizzi and Lance Lynn to bolster their rotation this spring, the club optioned several of their top young pitchers before Tuesday's 7-5 loss to the Orioles, including lefties Adalberto Mejia and Stephen Gonsalves, right-handers Aaron Slegers and Fernando Romero and reliever John Curtiss.

Awards

Adalberto Mejía Awards

Futures Game Selection

Year Team League
2016 Sacramento PCL

SAL Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
06/25/2012 Augusta SAL
08/13/2012 Augusta SAL

Adalberto Mejía Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
May 22, 2018 Rochester Red Wings activated LHP Adalberto Mejia from the 7-day disabled list.
April 26, 2018 Rochester Red Wings placed LHP Adalberto Mejia on the 7-day disabled list. Blister on left middle finger.
March 13, 2018 Minnesota Twins optioned LHP Adalberto Mejia to Rochester Red Wings.
September 13, 2017 Minnesota Twins activated LHP Adalberto Mejia from the 10-day disabled list.
September 6, 2017 Minnesota Twins sent LHP Adalberto Mejia on a rehab assignment to Chattanooga Lookouts.
August 30, 2017 Minnesota Twins sent LHP Adalberto Mejia on a rehab assignment to Rochester Red Wings.
August 9, 2017 Minnesota Twins placed LHP Adalberto Mejia on the 10-day disabled list. Left arm brachialis strain.
May 27, 2017 Minnesota Twins recalled LHP Adalberto Mejia from Rochester Red Wings.
May 22, 2017 Minnesota Twins optioned LHP Adalberto Mejia to Rochester Red Wings.
May 21, 2017 Minnesota Twins recalled Adalberto Mejia from Rochester Red Wings.
May 16, 2017 Rochester Red Wings activated LHP Adalberto Mejia from the temporarily inactive list.
May 13, 2017 Rochester Red Wings placed LHP Adalberto Mejia on the temporarily inactive list.
April 23, 2017 Minnesota Twins optioned LHP Adalberto Mejia to Rochester Red Wings.
October 3, 2016 Minnesota Twins recalled Adalberto Mejia from Rochester Red Wings.
August 21, 2016 Minnesota Twins optioned LHP Adalberto Mejia to Rochester Red Wings.
August 20, 2016 Minnesota Twins recalled Adalberto Mejia from Rochester Red Wings.
July 29, 2016 Minnesota Twins optioned LHP Adalberto Mejia to Rochester Red Wings.
July 28, 2016 Minnesota Twins traded SS Eduardo Nunez to San Francisco Giants for LHP Adalberto Mejia.
June 17, 2016 LHP Adalberto Mejia assigned to Sacramento River Cats from Richmond Flying Squirrels.
March 14, 2016 San Francisco Giants optioned LHP Adalberto Mejia to Richmond Flying Squirrels.
November 20, 2015 San Francisco Giants selected the contract of Adalberto Mejia from Richmond Flying Squirrels.
August 29, 2015 Richmond Flying Squirrels activated LHP Adalberto Mejia from the 7-day disabled list.
July 30, 2015 Richmond Flying Squirrels placed LHP Adalberto Mejia on the 7-day disabled list retroactive to June 27, 2015. Left shoulder
June 4, 2015 Richmond Flying Squirrels activated LHP Adalberto Mejia from the restricted list.
February 2, 2015 San Francisco Giants invited non-roster LHP Adalberto Mejia to spring training.
November 14, 2014 Richmond Flying Squirrels placed LHP Adalberto Mejia on the restricted list.
July 27, 2014 Richmond Flying Squirrels activated LHP Adalberto Mejia from the 7-day disabled list.
July 21, 2014 Richmond Flying Squirrels placed LHP Adalberto Mejia on the 7-day disabled list. Blister
July 13, 2014 Richmond Flying Squirrels activated LHP Adalberto Mejia from the 7-day disabled list.
July 5, 2014 Richmond Flying Squirrels placed LHP Adalberto Mejia on the 7-day disabled list.
April 2, 2014 LHP Adalberto Mejia assigned to Richmond Flying Squirrels from San Jose Giants.
March 9, 2014 LHP Adalberto Mejia assigned to San Francisco Giants.
July 25, 2013 LHP Adalberto Mejia assigned to San Jose Giants from Fresno Grizzlies.
July 24, 2013 Adalberto Mejia assigned to Fresno Grizzlies from San Jose Giants.
June 22, 2013 Adalberto Mejia roster status changed by San Jose Giants.
May 6, 2013 San Jose Giants placed LHP Adalberto Mejia on the 7-day disabled list.
March 31, 2013 LHP Adalberto Mejia assigned to San Jose Giants from Augusta GreenJackets.
April 5, 2012 Adalberto Mejia assigned to Augusta GreenJackets from DSL Giants.
May 28, 2011 DSL Giants signed Adalberto Mejia.

Adalberto Mejía Bio Info

Adalberto Mejía (ah-dawl-BARE-toh meh-HEE-uh)...wife Alejandrina...daughter Aleisha... hobbies include going to the pool and spending time with family.

2017

Pitched in first spring training with the Twins (2nd of career) and optioned to Triple-A Rochester April 23 ... Made four starts for the Red Wings, going 0-1, 3.48 ERA (20.2 IP, 8 ER) with three walks and 16 strikeouts ... Added as 26th man for doubleheader May 21 vs. Kansas City; started Game 2 that day, earning his first major league win, allowing three runs on five hits in 7.0 innings pitched ... Recalled back to Minnesota May 26 and was part of Twins starting rotation ... Won three straight starts June 23-July 3, posting a 1.53 ERA (17.2 IP, 3 ER) in that span ... Placed on 10-day disabled list August 9 with left arm brachialis strain; made three rehab starts, two with Triple-A Rochester and one with Double-A Chattanooga in the Lookouts' playoff series; reinstated September 13 ... Went 2-2, 2.70 ERA (36.2 IP, 11 ER) in eight road starts and 2-5, 5.58 ERA (61.1 IP, 38 ER) in 13 home starts ... His 21 starts were the most for a Twins rookie since Scott Diamond in 2012 (27) ... Ranked fourth on Twins staff in starts (21), innings pitched (98.0) and strikeouts (85) ... Finished third among AL rookies in strikeouts (85) and fifth in innings pitched (98.0).

2016

Attended Giants spring training; optioned to Double-A Richmond March 14...Began season with Richmond going 3-2, 1.94 ERA (65.0 IP, 14 ER) with 16 walks and 58 strikeouts in 11 starts...Promoted to Triple-A Sacramento June 17...went 4-1, 4.20 ERA (40.2 IP, 19 ER) with 11 walks and 43 strikeouts in seven starts for Sacramento...Traded to Minnesota in exchange for infielder Eduardo Nunez July 28...reported to Triple-A Rochester...Made three starts for the Red Wings going 1-2, 4.66 ERA (19.1 IP, 10 ER) with three walks and 20 strikeouts before being recalled August 20...Made major league debut August 20 at Kansas City, allowing two runs on five hits in 2.1 innings of relief...optioned back to Rochester following the game...Combined to go 9-5, 3.00 ERA (132.0 IP, 44 ER) with 30 walks and 126 strikeouts in 22 starts between Richmond, Sacramento and Rochester...Named sixth best prospect and best control in Twins system by Baseball America, entering 2017.

2015

Returned from his suspension in June and posted a solid 2.45 ERA over 12 games (nine starts) and 51.1 innings pitched....Pitched well in the Arizona Fall League, going 2-2 with a 3.48 ERA in seven starts...Was in Giants' Major League spring training camp for the first time in his career....Added to the Giants' 40-man roster on November 20, 2015....Ranked by Baseball America as the Giants' #10 prospect entering the 2016 season.

2014

Ranked as the Giants fourth best prospect entering the season...spent entire season with Double-A Richmond (San Francisco), going 7-9, 4.67 ERA (108.0 IP, 56 ER) in 22 appearances (21 starts)...was placed on the disabled list with plantar fascitis from July 5-13...also missed seven days on the disabled list with a blister (July 21-27)...suspended for 50 games by Major League Baseball for testing positive for a banned stimulant on November 14, 2014.

2013

Spent a majority of the season with Single-A San Jose (San Francisco)...made 16 starts for San Jose going 7-4, 3.31 ERA (87.0 IP, 32 ER)... made one start for Triple-A Fresno allowing two runs on five hits in 5.0 innings.

2012

Spent entire season with Single-A Augusta (San Francisco), making 30 appearances (14 starts)...went 6-5, 4.04 ERA (78.0 IP, 35 ER) with 13 walks and 44 strikeouts in 14 starts.

2011

Began professional career with the DSL Giants, making 13 starts and posting a 1.42 ERA (76.0 IP, 12)...did not allow a home run all season and walked eight compared to striking out 71.