Baltimore Orioles
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Name  Luis Ayala
Born  1/12/1978
Height  6-2
Weight  190
Position  RP
Bats  R
Throws  R
2/9/2011 11:03:00 PM
Description: The Yankees have signed right-handed relief pitcher Luis Ayala to a Minor League deal with an invitation to camp. A baseball source confirmed the agreement, which was first reported on Wednesday by The Yankees have not made an official announcement.
Insight: It should be interesting to see if Ayala makes the team and if he is effective since he has not pitched since 2009, when he was with the Twins and Marlins. (
4/4/2009 2:22:00 PM
Description: The Star Tribune reports that Ayala has thrown seven scoreless innings for the Twins' this Spring, giving up only three hits.
Insight: Ayala will likely be a six and seventh inning reliever for the Twins. (
2/19/2009 6:41:00 PM
Description: According to the Star-Tribune, the Twins officially signed Ayala to a one-year, $1.3 million contract on Thursday.
Insight: Ayala passed his physical and has been working especially hard on his sinking fastball as he is looking to improve his 5.71 ERA from a year ago. (
2/7/2009 6:09:00 PM
Description: According to the Minneapolis Star Tribune, the Twins have signed Ayala to a one-year, $1.3 million contract.
Insight: Ayala was 2-10 with a 5.71 ERA in 81 appearances with the Nationals and Mets last season. (
1/30/2009 7:16:00 PM
Description: Thee Star Tribune reports that the Twins have been in contact with Ayala and have spoken to his agent.
Insight: Ayala appeared in 81 games last season with the Nationals and Mets, recording 50 strikeouts and a 5.71 ERA in 75.2 innings. (