Rich Almanzar

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Rich Almanzar
Richard Manuel Almanzar
Bat/Throw: R/R
Height: 5' 10"
Weight: 165
Born: 1976-4-3 at San Francisco de Macoris (DO)
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Rich Almanzar was a professional player.



Career highlights


  • Signed as a non-drafted free agents by the Tigers on January 24, 1993, by scout Ramon Pena.
  • Selected by the Chicago Cubs from San Diego in the minor league Rule 5 draft on December 14, 1998.

Awards and honors

  • Set a Dominican Summer League record in 1994 by stealing 105 bases in 65 games.
  • In 1996, was to Baseball America's Class-A all-star team, and ranked as the best defensive second baseman and best baserunner in the Florida State League.
  • In 1997, was named best defensive second baseman in the Southern League by Baseball America.


  • 1999 Chicago Cubs Media Guide.

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