Baseball Famous Baseball Players from Venezuela

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List of famous baseball players from Venezuela, listed alphabetically with photos of the players when available. Venezuela has produced some very talented baseball players over the years, including pitchers, catchers, infielders and outfielders. These are some of the best Venezuelan baseball players to ever live, so if you're a native of Venezuela and are aspiring to play ball professionally then these people should be your idols. If you're searching for a particular popular baseball player from Venezuela then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

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Carlos González is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Venezuela
Outfielder
Carlos Eduardo González (born October 17, 1985), nicknamed CarGo, is a Venezuelan professional baseball right fielder in the Cleveland Indians organization. He has played in Major League ...more

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Johan Santana is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Venezuela
Starting pitcher, Pitcher
Johan Alexander Santana Araque is a Venezuelan professional baseball starting pitcher in the Toronto Blue Jays organization. Santana has pitched in Major League Baseball for the Minnesota Twins ...more

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Pablo Sandoval is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Venezuela
First baseman, Third baseman
Pablo Emilio Juan Pedro Sandoval, Jr., is a Venezuelan professional baseball third baseman for the Boston Red Sox of Major League Baseball. He previously played seven seasons for the San ...more

4
Martín Prado is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Venezuela
Left fielder, Infielder, Second baseman
Martín Manuel Prado is a Venezuelan professional baseball player for the Miami Marlins of Major League Baseball. He has also played for the Atlanta Braves, Arizona Diamondbacks and New ...more

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Marco Scutaro is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Venezuela
Second baseman
Marcos Scutaro, better known as Marco Scutaro,is a Venezuelan professional baseball infielder who is a free agent. He bats and throws right-handed. Scutaro made his MLB debut with the New York ...more

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Freddy García is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Venezuela
Starting pitcher, Pitcher
Freddy Antonio García, is a Venezuelan professional baseball pitcher who is in the Los Angeles Dodgers organization. He is best known for his stints with the Seattle Mariners, Chicago ...more

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Omar Infante is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Venezuela
Second baseman, Third baseman
Omar Rafael Infante [in-FAHN-tay] is a Venezuelan professional baseball infielder for the Kansas City Royals of Major League Baseball. He has also played in MLB for the Detroit Tigers, Atlanta ...more

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Aníbal Sánchez is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Venezuela
Pitcher
Aníbal Alejandro Sánchez Jr. (born February 27, 1984) is a Venezuelan-born American professional baseball pitcher for the Washington Nationals of Major League Baseball (MLB). He ...more

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Avisail Garcia is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Venezuela
Right fielder, Outfielder
Avisail Garcia is a professional baseball player.

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Wilmer Font is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Venezuela
Relief pitcher, Starting pitcher, Pitcher
Wilmer Font Gómez is a Venezuelan professional baseball relief pitcher who is a free agent. He played for the Texas Rangers of Major League Baseball. Signed by scout Manny Batista, Font ...more

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Víctor Martínez is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Venezuela
Designated hitter, Catcher, First baseman
Víctor Jesús Martínez, also known by his nickname "V-Mart", is a Venezuelan professional baseball designated hitter, catcher and occasional first baseman for the ...more

12
Francisco Cervelli is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Venezuela
Catcher, Second baseman, Third baseman
Francisco Cervelli is a Venezuelan professional baseball catcher for the Pittsburgh Pirates of Major League Baseball. Previously, he played in MLB for the New York Yankees. The Yankees signed ...more

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Maicer Izturis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Venezuela
Infielder, Second baseman, Shortstop
Maicer Eduardo Izturis is a Venezuelan former professional baseball infielder. During his career he played for the Montreal Expos, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, and the Toronto Blue Jays of ...more

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Brayan Villarreal is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Venezuela
Relief pitcher, Pitcher
Brayan Rene Villarreal is a Venezuelan professional baseball pitcher in the Minnesota Twins organization. He has played in Major League Baseball for the Detroit Tigers and Boston Red Sox. He is ...more

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Endy Chávez is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Venezuela
Left fielder, Center fielder
Endy de Jesus Chávez is a Venezuelan professional baseball outfielder who is a free agent. He has played in Major League Baseball for the Kansas City Royals, Montreal Expos, Washington ...more

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José Lobatón is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Venezuela
Catcher
José Manuel Lobatón is a Venezuelan professional baseball catcher for the Washington Nationals of Major League Baseball. Signed by the San Diego Padres as an amateur free agent, he ...more

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Marwin González is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Venezuela
Utility
Marwin Javier González (born March 14, 1989) is a Venezuelan professional baseball utility player for the Minnesota Twins of Major League Baseball (MLB). He has also played in MLB for the ...more

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Salvador Pérez is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Venezuela
Catcher
Salvador Johan Pérez Diaz (born May 10, 1990) is a Venezuelan professional baseball catcher for the Kansas City Royals of Major League Baseball (MLB). He is a six-time MLB All-Star, ...more

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Freddy Galvis is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Venezuela
Second baseman
Freddy Jose Galvis is a Venezuelan Major League Baseball shortstop and second baseman for the Philadelphia Phillies. Galvis was born in Punto Fijo, Falcón, Venezuela, and played Little ...more

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Sergio Escalona is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Venezuela
Relief pitcher, Pitcher
Sergio Luis Escalona is a relief pitcher in professional baseball. He is listed as standing 6 feet 0 inches and weighing 171 pounds. He bats and throws left-handed.

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Oswaldo Arcia is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Venezuela
Right fielder, Outfielder
Oswaldo Celestino Arcia is an outfielder for the Minnesota Twins of Major League Baseball.

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Edgmer Escalona is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Venezuela
Relief pitcher, Pitcher
Edgmer Eduarado Escalona is a Venezuelan professional baseball pitcher who is a free agent. He previously played for the Colorado Rockies of Major League Baseball.

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Renyel Pinto is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Venezuela
Relief pitcher, Pitcher
Renyel Eligio Pinto is a former Major League Baseball pitcher. He made his major league debut on May 18, 2006.

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Lester Oliveros is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Venezuela
Relief pitcher
Lester Jesus Oliveros Blanco is a Venezuelan professional baseball relief pitcher in the Minnesota Twins organization. He is 6 feet 0 inches tall and he weighs 225 pounds.

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Franklin Morales is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Baseball Players from Venezuela
Starting pitcher, Pitcher
Franklin Miguel Morales is a Venezuelan professional baseball pitcher of the Kansas City Royals of Major League Baseball. He also played for the Colorado Rockies and Boston Red Sox.