(c) Houston Astros

See Also:
Baseball Reference
Baseball Almanac

Position: P      Born: Dec 20, 1971      Bats: Right      Throws: Right

A former first-round pick of the Marlins, Valdes spent six seasons in the majors, including the 2000 season with Houston. As an Astro, the Ohio native had a 5-5 record with two saves and a 5.08 ERA in 53 games. For his career, Valdes compiled a 12-15 record with four saves and a 4.95 ERA.