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Omar Vizquel


Longtime Cleveland Indian regarded as among baseball’s all-time most effective fielding shortstops, being successful eleven Silver Glove Awards. He was nicknamed ‘Small O’ when he performed in the Venezuelan Wintertime Group. His autobiography spent a month on the brand new York Situations Bestseller List. He previously a kid and daughter along with his wife Nicole. He produced an excellent infield combination over the Indians with second baseman Roberto Alomar.

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Full Name Omar Vizquel
Salary 750,000 USD
Date Of Birth April 24, 1967
Place Of Birth Caracas, Venezuela
Height 1.75 m
Weight 79 kg
Profession Baseball Player
Nationality Venezuelan, American
Spouse Blanca Garcia
Children Nicholas Enrique Vizquel, Caylee Rae Vizquel
Parents Omar Vizquel Sr., Eucaris Vizquel
Star Sign Taurus

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1 Agreed to a minor league deal with the Texas Rangers that includes an invitation to spring training. If he makes the team, Vizquel will get a $1 million contract with a chance to earn more in performance bonuses. [January 2009]
2 (16 December) Failed the test on his twice-operated right knee, which was the condition in the deal that was to have sent him back to the Seattle Mariners for SS Carlos Guillen.
3 (November 14) Agreed to a $12.25 million, three-year contract with the San Francisco Giants.
4 Played short stop for the Cleveland Indians Baseball Team. [November 2003]
5 Named to Baseball Digest magazine's 1989 Rookie All-Star Team.
6 Made major league debut on 3 April 1989.
7 Led American League in Sacrifice Hits in 1997 (16) and 1999 (17).
8 Won the Gold Glove Award at shortstop 9 consecutive seasons (1993-2001) in the American League and 2 consecutive seasons in the National League (2005-2006).
9 Named to 3 American League All Star Teams (1998-1999 and 2002).
10 Member of 1995 and 1997 American League Champion Cleveland Indians teams. Member of 1996, 1998-1999 and 2001 American League Central Division Champion Cleveland Indians teams.
11 Shortstop for Seattle Mariners (1989-1993) and Cleveland Indians (1994-2003).
12 Son, Nicolas Enrique (b. 12 September 1995)
13 Signed by the Seattle Mariners as an amateur free agent in 1984.
14 Helps native children in poverty in his hometown in Caracas, Venezuela



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Luis Aparicio: 30 Años de Inmortalidad 2015 Short Himself
Prime 9 2010-2011 TV Series Himself
The Making of 'Now Here' 2010 Video documentary Himself
Sunday Night Baseball 1991-2010 TV Series Himself - Cleveland Indians Shortstop / Himself - San Francisco Giants Shortstop / Himself - Seattle Mariners Shortstop / ...
El Béisbol Promo 2008 Documentary short Himself
2002 MLB All-Star Game 2002 TV Special Himself - AL Shortstop: Cleveland Indians
1999 MLB All-Star Game 1999 TV Special Himself
1998 American League Championship Series 1998 TV Mini-Series Himself - Cleveland Indians Shortstop
1998 MLB All-Star Game 1998 TV Special Himself
1997 World Series 1997 Video documentary Himself - Cleveland Indians shortstop
1997 American League Championship Series 1997 TV Series Himself - Cleveland Indians Shortstop
1995 American League Championship Series 1995 TV Series Himself - Cleveland Indians Shortstop

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