Andres Galarraga Speaker Profile
Former Major League Baseball First Baseman
Andres Galarraga Biography
MLB slugger, Andres Galarraga was born June 18, 1961 and isa former Major League Baseball first baseman who played for the Montreal Expos(1985-1991 and 2002), St. Louis Cardinals (1992), Colorado Rockies (1993-1997),Atlanta Braves (1998, 2000), Texas Rangers (2001), San Francisco Giants (2001and 2003) and Anaheim Angels (2004). He batted and threw right-handed.
At six-foot-three and 235 pounds, Galarraga began hisprofessional career in Venezuela at the age of 16. Despite several injuriesthat plagued Galarraga throughout his career, he was a very popular player bothfor his achievements on the field, and for his big and bright smile. He wasnicknamed The Big Cat (textually translated from English as El Gran Gato,although his nickname in his native Venezuela was El Gato) for hisextraordinary quickness at first base in spite of his big frame. Galarraga wasa five time All-Star, won two National League Gold Glove Awards and two NLSilver Slugger awards, and won the MLB Comeback Player of the Year Award afterhis successful return to baseball following cancer treatment.
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