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Alberto Árias

MLB Player information
NameAlberto Árias
PositionRelief pitcher
BatsRight
ThrowsRight
MLB debutMay 1, 2007 for the Colorado Rockies
Career statistics
ERA3.74
Record4-2
Strikeouts55
Teams
*Colorado Rockies (2007-2008) *Houston Astros (2008-2009)

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Alberto A. Árias (born October 14, 1983 in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic) is a relief pitcher for the Houston Astros of Major League Baseball.

In 2006, Árias played in Minor League Baseball with the Tulsa Drillers. Árias made his MLB debut with the Colorado Rockies in 2007 and made 6 relief appearances, going 1-0 with a 4.91 ERA. On July 31, 2008, the Houston Astros claimed him off waivers from the Rockies and assigned him to Triple-A Round Rock.

In 2009, Árias took a big step forward in his career, setting career-best marks in games played (42), innings pitched (45.2), WHIP (1.489) and ERA (3.35).

Árias missed the 2010 and 2011 seasons due to injury.


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