RHP/Pitching Coach with 8 years of Pro Experience Currently pitching in the Venezuelan Professional League; Seeking EU Team for 2020 Season | Baseball Jobs Overseas

RHP/Pitching Coach with 8 years of Pro Experience Currently pitching in the Venezuelan Professional League; Seeking EU Team for 2020 Season

Name: Jhon Garcia

Height: 6'1"cm

Weight: 205 lbskg

DOB: May 19, 1987

Date Available: March 18, 2019

Pro Will Pay Flight

Bats: R

Throws: R

Positions: Coach, SP, RP

Positions (alt): OF


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Abilities summary: Fastball with movement (sinker).  90-91 mph avg change up 82-83 slider 80-81

Experience as a player: I have experience in minor leagues as a starter and reliever. In 2011, I was selected as the best reliever of the Fort Myres Miracle team. I also have experience in the Venezuelan Baseball Professional League, where I started and relieved . I played with the Tigres de Aragua team until 2014, later I started playing in national leagues both in Venezuela and in Colombia. Right now I am currently playing for the Navegantes Del Magallanes in the Venezuelan Professional Baseball League.

Coaching experience: Since 2017 I am working as a Pitching Coach in the Yalfred Solarte Academy, in which I prepare the pitchers to be able to sign with major league teams since I have experience as a professional player. To support my work as a trainer, I recieved a Diploma in Physical Conditioning, which lasted one year, in which I learned how to work each muscle and how it is used.

Playing Experience

2007 Stratford Intercounty Baseball League Reliever Pitcher
2008-12 Minnesota Twins MiLB (DOSL, Rk, A-, A+) Starting Pitcher/Reliever
2008-14 Tigres de Aragua Venezuelan Winter League Starting Pitcher/Reliever
2014-15 Petroleros de Barinas National League Starting Pitcher/Reliever
2016-17 Tinaquillo B.B.C National League Starting Pitcher/Reliever
2017 Caimanes B.B.C National League Reliever Pitcher
2018 Yalfred Solarte Academy League of Professional Academies Starting Pitcher/Reliever
2019 Navegantes Del Magallanes Venezuelan Professional Baseball League Relief Pitcher

Coaching Experience

2017-19 Pitching Coach Yalfred Solarte Academy Professional I am in charge of developing a work plan for the Pitchers in order to improve their mechanics and get them to sign with a team from the big leagues.


Pro Pitching

2019 Navegantes 3.48 0 0 10.1 11 2 3 1 4 4 0 0 0 1.35
2008-14 Aragua 9.86 6 0 21 33 12 8 0 24 23 1 3 0 1.95
2008-12 Minnesota 3.25 28 0 252 251 183 73 9 112 91 12 17 5 1.29

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Additional Info

Living preferences: Living with teammates with my own private bedroom

Status: Married/Engaged

Prior engagements:

Ever convicted of a felony? No

Recent injuries/illnesses: No

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