Melky Cabrera

Dominican Baseball Player
Born Aug 11, 1984
Age 31
Hometown Santo Domingo

Melky Astacio Cabrera is a Dominican professional baseball player. An outfielder, who is currently a free agent. Previously, he played for the New York Yankees, Atlanta Braves, Kansas City Royals and San Francisco Giants. Cabrera signed with the Yankees as an amateur free agent. He made his MLB debut for the Yankees in 2005. After playing as a fourth outfielder, the Yankees included him in a trade to the Braves after the 2009 season.… Read More

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1984 Birth Born on August 11, 1984.


2001 16 Years Old Cabrera was signed by the New York Yankees on November 14, 2001, at age 17, receiving a $175,000 signing bonus. … Read More


2005 - 2006 2 More Events
2007 22 Years Old Cabrera was given the role of fourth outfielder at the beginning of the 2007 season. … Read More
Cabrera was involved in a bench-clearing brawl against the Tampa Bay Rays in a 2008 spring training pre-season game. … Read More
On April 22, 2009, Cabrera hit the first walk-off hit in the new Yankee Stadium, a 2-run homer in the bottom of the 14th inning, to help the Yankees win 9–7. … Read More
Cabrera hit .255 with four home runs and 42 RBIs in 115 games, and went 0-for-8 in the 2010 NLDS. … Read More
2011 26 Years Old On November 7, 2011, Cabrera was traded to the San Francisco Giants for left-handed pitcher Jonathan Sánchez and minor league pitcher Ryan Verdugo. … Read More
Recommitting himself to the game, Cabrera had a strong year with the Royals, and was traded to the Giants for the 2012 season.
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