Armando Rivero

Armando Rivero #69

  • P
  • B/T: R/R
  • 6' 4" /190
  • Age: 29

Armando Rivero does not have any MLB stats for the 2017 season

Armando Rivero Bio

  • Full Name: Armando Rivero
  • Born: 2/1/1988 in Havana, Cuba
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Armando Rivero does not have any MLB stats for the 2017 season

Armando Rivero - 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 - - - - - - - - 87.32
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 - - - - - - - - 87.32

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Fantasy

Armando Rivero News

Armando Rivero Fantasy News

March 25, 2017 at 10:58 PM ET

Cabrera, Rivero likely to begin season on DL

Mauricio Cabrera and Armando Rivero arrived at Spring Training with a realistic possibility to earn a spot in Atlanta's bullpen.

March 3, 2017 at 2:40 PM ET

Rivero dealing with right shoulder discomfort

Armando Rivero's bid to earn a spot in Atlanta's bullpen has been weakened by right shoulder discomfort that he first felt in November, approximately a month before he was selected by the Braves in the Rule 5 Draft.

Awards

Armando Rivero Awards

MiLB.com Organization All-Star

Year Team League
2014 Chi Cubs NL

PCL Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2016 Iowa PCL

SOU Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2014 Tennessee SOU

Armando Rivero Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
November 3, 2017 Gwinnett Braves released RHP Armando Rivero.
October 20, 2017 Atlanta Braves sent RHP Armando Rivero outright to Gwinnett Braves.
October 20, 2017 RHP Armando Rivero roster status changed by Atlanta Braves.
July 17, 2017 Atlanta Braves transferred RHP Armando Rivero from the 10-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list. Strained right shoulder.
April 2, 2017 Atlanta Braves placed RHP Armando Rivero on the 10-day disabled list retroactive to March 30, 2017. Strained right shoulder.
December 8, 2016 Atlanta Braves claimed RHP Armando Rivero off waivers from Chicago Cubs.
January 29, 2016 Chicago Cubs invited non-roster RHP Armando Rivero to spring training.
June 30, 2015 Iowa Cubs activated RHP Armando Rivero from the paternity list.
June 23, 2015 Iowa Cubs placed RHP Armando Rivero on the paternity list.
February 6, 2015 Chicago Cubs invited non-roster RHP Armando Rivero to spring training.
June 20, 2014 RHP Armando Rivero assigned to Iowa Cubs from Tennessee Smokies.
January 24, 2014 Chicago Cubs invited non-roster RHP Armando Rivero to spring training.
August 14, 2013 RHP Armando Rivero assigned to Tennessee Smokies from Daytona Cubs.
August 2, 2013 Armando Rivero assigned to Daytona Cubs from Kane County Cougars.
June 20, 2013 Armando Rivero assigned to Kane County Cougars from AZL Cubs.
March 17, 2013 Armando Rivero assigned to AZL Cubs.
March 5, 2013 Chicago Cubs signed free agent RHP Armando Rivero to a minor league contract.

Armando Rivero Bio Info

Armando begins his second season with the Cubs after signing a minor league deal with the club in March of 2013 … is 0-1 with a 4.15 ERA (14 ER/30.1 IP) in 20 career minor league relief appearances ... Participated in the Cubs Rookie Development Program in January of 2014 ... Was a teammate of Cubs left-hander Gerardo Concepcion with the Industriales in Cuba's Serie Nacional during the 2010-11 campaign ... In his last season with Cuba in 2010-11, he compiled a 3.06 ERA with 38 strikeouts and 21 walks in 47.0 innings ... Pitched briefly at the FISU World University Championships in Japan in 2010.

2016

Spent the season in Triple-A Iowa's bullpen, going 5-3 with a 2.13 ERA (16 ER/67.2 IP) in 43 games...Named a Pacific Coast League All-Star...Struck out 105 for a K/9 rate of 13.97, which led all of minor league baseball among players with at least 65.0 innings...Went to his third consecutive Spring Training as a non-roster invitee with the Cubs... Became the third straight Braves selection in the Major League phase of the Rule 5 Draft, joining RHP Dan Winkler (2014) and LHP Evan Rutckyj (2015).

2013

Armando went 0-1 with a 4.15 ERA (14 ER/30.1 IP) and 45 strikeouts in 20 relief appearances between Single-A Kane County, Single-A Daytona and Double-A Tennessee ... it marked his first season in the United States after a successful amateur experience in Cuba ... Struck out 45 hitters while walking just 12 in 30.1 innings of work ... Made his Cubs debut with Kane County, June 22 at Quad Cities, allowing four runs on five hits in 0.2 innings of work ... Posted a 5.40 ERA (11 ER/18.1 IP) with 28 strikeouts in 11 relief appearances with Kane County ... Did not allow a run in five-straight appearances with the Cougars, July 17-August 1 (9.2 IP), to earn a promotion to Daytona in August ... Went 0-1 with a 2.08 ERA (2 ER/8.2 IP) and 12 strikeouts in six relief appearances with Tennessee ... Limited Double-A right-handed hitters to a .105 batting average (2-for-19) while lefties hit .429 (6-for-14) ... Made 11 relief appearances with the Mesa Solar Sox in the Arizona Fall League, going 0-1 with a 4.91 ERA (6 ER/11.0 IP) and nine strikeouts.