Philadelphia Phillies
    José Álvarez
    José Álvarez
    #52 | José Álvarez
    Healthy
    Relief Pitcher | Philadelphia Phillies
    Bats / Throws Left / Left
    Date of Birth 5/6/1989
    Height, Weight 5'11", 180 lbs
    From Barcelona, VEN
    College --
    Drafted 2005
    Salary --
    Nationality Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of VEN
    2019 Season
    SV
    1
    --
    WHIP
    1.42
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    ERA
    3.36
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    BIOGRAPHY  
    Bats / Throws Left / Left
    Date of Birth 5/6/1989
    Height, Weight 5'11", 180 lbs
    From Barcelona, VEN
    College --
    Drafted 2005
    Salary --
    Nationality Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of VEN
    RotowireJan 10, 5:42p ET

    News

    Alvarez signed a one-year, $2.95 million contract with Philadelphia on Friday, avoiding arbitration, Scott Lauber of The Philadelphia Inquirer reports.

    Impact

    Alvarez posted a 3.36 ERA and 1.42 WHIP with 51 punchouts and 16 holds across 59 relief innings during the 2019 campaign. He'll be in line for a set-up role once again in 2020.