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Nelson Figueroa

Nelson Figueroa
MLB Player information
NameNelson Figueroa
MLB debutJune 3, 2000 for the Arizona Diamondbacks
Career statistics
Earned run average4.55
*Arizona Diamondbacks (2000) *Philadelphia Phillies (2001) *Milwaukee Brewers (2002) *Pittsburgh Pirates (2003 2004) *Uni-President Lions (2007) *New York Mets (2008 2009) *Philadelphia Phillies (2010) *Houston Astros (2010 2011)

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Nelson Walter Figueroa, Jr. (born May 18, 1974 in Brooklyn, New York) is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Pittsburgh Pirates of Major League Baseball. He attended Brandeis University in Waltham, Massachusetts where he pitched for three years and earned a bachelors degree in American Studies. The right-handed starting pitcher and occasional long reliever stands at 6'1", 205 pounds. He features a fastball touched 91 mph, curveball, slider, and changeup. He is of Puerto Rican descent and played for Puerto Rico in the World Baseball Classic.

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