(c) Houston Astros

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Baseball Reference
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Position: P      Born: Jul 19, 1983      Bats: Right      Throws: Right

Claimed from the San Diego Padres, the Nicaraguan-born López grabbed a set-up role in 2010 and worked his way up to the closer role in the latter half of 2012. Mixing a sharp sinker with outstanding control, López has had three seasons in the pen with an ERA under three while saving 11 games.