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Rony García
Detroit Tigers – No. 51
Born: (1997-12-19) December 19, 1997 (age 22)
Mao, Dominican Republic
Bats: Right Throws: Right
MLB debut
July 28, 2020, for the Detroit Tigers
MLB statistics
(through 2020 season)
Win–loss record1–0
Earned run average8.14

Rony Javier García (born December 19, 1997) is a Dominican professional baseball pitcher for the Detroit Tigers of Major League Baseball (MLB).


New York Yankees

García signed with the New York Yankees as an international free agent on July 2, 2015.[1] He split the 2016 season between the DSL Yankees and the GCL Yankees, going 3–5 with a 2.28 ERA over 71 innings. He split the 2017 season between the Pulaski Yankees and the Charleston RiverDogs, going a combined 2–3 with a 2.50 ERA over 75.2 innings. He split the 2018 season between Charleston and the Tampa Tarpons, going a combined 4–9 with a 4.31 ERA over 119 innings. He split the 2019 season between Tampa and the Trenton Thunder, going a combined 4–13 with a 4.01 ERA over 130.1 innings.[2]

Detroit Tigers

On December 12, 2019, García was selected by the Detroit Tigers with the 1st selection in the 2019 Rule 5 draft.[3] García made his major league debut on July 28, 2020, and gave up three runs over three innings.

With the 2020 Detroit Tigers, García appeared in 15 games, compiling a 1-0 record with 8.14 ERA and 14 strikeouts in 21.0 innings pitched.[4]


  1. ^ Randy Miller (October 24, 2019). "Scouting reports on 7 Yankees pitching prospects who could debut in 2020". Retrieved December 12, 2019.
  2. ^ Anthony Fenech (December 12, 2019). "Detroit Tigers select RHP Rony Garcia from the Yankees in the 2019 Rule 5 draft". Detroit Free Press. Retrieved December 12, 2019.
  3. ^ Chris McCosky (December 12, 2019). "Tigers take RHP Rony Garcia from Yankees' organization with Rule 5 pick". The Detroit News. Retrieved December 12, 2019.
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