Arturo Valéncia
Norfolk Tides (AAA)
Arturo Valéncia
Birthdate:
March 24, 1992 (33 y, 7 m, 21 d)
Born In:
Cienfuegos, CIE, CUB
Nationality:
Cuban
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
L/L
Height/Weight:
6'7"/256
Entry:
Unknown
Contract:
Minor League
ML Service Time:
2 years, 88 days

2025 Season Pitching Summary

Team G GS IP W-L SV SD MD BB K ERA FIP FIP- xFIP WAR
Norfolk - IL
NOR - IL
41 0 39.0 2-7 13 16 11 33 38 6.692 6.266 139 4.433 -0.97
Current Status
MLB Service Time 2 years, 88 days
40-man Service Time 5 years, 1 days
Time as Pro 6 years
Roster Status Minor Leagues
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Desire for Win Normal
Greed Low
Intelligence Low
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Unknown
Local Unknown
Current Contract
Minor League Contract
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 4 5 1 3 3
vs R 4 5 1 3 3
vs L 3 3 1 2 2
Potential 4 5 1 5 3
Fielding C IF OF
Range 4 1
Error 3 5
Arm 1 9 4
Turn DP 1
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 8
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 1
Running 1
Sac Bunt 4
Bunt for Hit 2
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 20 10 8
vs R 20 9 8
vs L 20 13 10
Potential 20 10 9
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 19 19
Slider 20 20
Other Pitching
Velocity 94-96 mph
GB % 63%
Stamina 6
Hold 12
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
2025-11-14
Movement vs L increased from 12 to 13
GB% increased from 61% to 63%
2025-10-30
Weight decreased from 257 to 256
2025-09-15
Slider increased from 19 to 20
2025-09-01
Bunt for Hit increased from 1 to 2
P defense decreased from 9 to 8
Weight increased from 256 to 257
2025-08-25
Weight increased from 255 to 256
2025-08-11
Weight decreased from 256 to 255
2025-08-04
Control Potential increased from 8 to 9
Weight increased from 255 to 256
2025-07-28
Stamina increased from 5 to 6
Role changed from CL to RP
2025-07-14
Stamina decreased from 6 to 5
2025-07-07
Power vs R decreased from 2 to 1
Speed decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 254 to 255
2025-06-09
Weight increased from 253 to 254
2025-06-02
Power Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Power decreased from 2 to 1
2025-04-21
Control Potential decreased from 9 to 8
Control decreased from 9 to 8
Slider decreased from 20 to 19
2025-03-27
Gap Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Control Potential increased from 8 to 9
Control increased from 8 to 9
2025-03-18
Weight decreased from 254 to 253
2025-03-09
Contact Potential increased from 3 to 4
Contact increased from 3 to 4
Gap vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Gap vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Movement increased from 9 to 10
GB% increased from 60% to 61%
Stamina increased from 5 to 6
2025-02-08
Power Potential increased from 1 to 2
Power increased from 1 to 2
Power vs R increased from 1 to 2
Movement Potential decreased from 11 to 10
Movement decreased from 11 to 9
Movement vs R decreased from 11 to 9
Control Potential decreased from 9 to 8
Control decreased from 9 to 8
2024-11-05
Movement Potential decreased from 12 to 11
GB% decreased from 61% to 60%
2024-11-01
Contact Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Contact decreased from 4 to 3
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Control Potential increased from 8 to 9
Control increased from 8 to 9
2024-10-23
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 2 to 3
Movement Potential increased from 11 to 12
Control Potential decreased from 9 to 8
Control decreased from 9 to 8
GB% increased from 59% to 61%
2024-10-19
Movement Potential decreased from 12 to 11
GB% decreased from 61% to 59%
2024-10-07
Contact Potential increased from 3 to 4
Contact increased from 3 to 4
Contact vs R increased from 3 to 4
2024-09-23
Role changed from RP to CL
2024-09-16
Contact vs L increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks increased from 2 to 3
2024-09-02
Slider increased from 19 to 20
2024-08-26
Gap decreased from 6 to 5
Slider decreased from 20 to 19
2024-08-19
Contact vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Contact vs L decreased from 3 to 2
2024-08-12
Control Potential increased from 8 to 9
Control increased from 8 to 9
2024-07-31
Contact vs L increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 2 to 3
Control vs L increased from 9 to 10
Weight decreased from 255 to 254
2024-07-22
Contact vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Gap increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Control vs L decreased from 10 to 9
Role changed from CL to RP
2024-07-15
Contact vs R increased from 3 to 4
Contact vs L increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 2 to 3
2024-07-08
Contact vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Contact vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Role changed from RP to CL
2024-06-24
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Avoid Ks decreased from 3 to 2
2024-06-10
Contact Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Contact decreased from 4 to 3
2024-05-06
Infield Range decreased from 5 to 4
Weight increased from 254 to 255
2024-04-29
Control Potential decreased from 9 to 8
Control decreased from 9 to 8
2024-04-22
Weight increased from 253 to 254
2024-03-11
Contact Potential increased from 3 to 4
Contact increased from 3 to 4
2024-02-25
Contact Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Contact decreased from 4 to 3
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 3 to 2
P defense decreased from 10 to 9
Control Potential increased from 8 to 9
Control increased from 8 to 9
2024-02-09
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 2 to 3
2024-02-03
Contact Potential increased from 3 to 4
Contact increased from 3 to 4
Control Potential decreased from 9 to 8
Control decreased from 9 to 8
2024-01-17
Contact vs R increased from 3 to 4
Gap vs R increased from 5 to 6
Gap vs L increased from 3 to 4
2023-12-26
Contact vs R decreased from 4 to 3
2023-12-12
Contact Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Contact decreased from 4 to 3
Gap vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Gap vs L decreased from 4 to 3
2023-11-27
Contact Potential increased from 3 to 4
Contact increased from 3 to 4
2023-11-09
Eye Potential increased from 4 to 5
Movement decreased from 12 to 11
2023-09-11
Contact Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Contact decreased from 4 to 3
Movement increased from 11 to 12
Role changed from CL to RP
Weight decreased from 254 to 253
2023-07-17
Control Potential increased from 8 to 9
Control increased from 8 to 9
2023-05-29
Gap decreased from 6 to 5
Gap vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Control vs L increased from 9 to 10
2023-02-26
Contact vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Contact vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Power Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Power vs R decreased from 2 to 1
Bunt for Hit decreased from 2 to 1
Outfield Error decreased from 6 to 5
Movement Potential increased from 11 to 12
GB% increased from 59% to 61%
Stamina decreased from 6 to 5
Weight increased from 253 to 254
2022-10-14
Contact Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Contact decreased from 5 to 4
Gap vs R increased from 6 to 7
Eye vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Weight decreased from 254 to 253
2022-07-31
Power decreased from 2 to 1
Bunt for Hit increased from 1 to 2
Control vs L decreased from 10 to 9
Weight increased from 253 to 254
2022-05-29
Gap vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Eye decreased from 4 to 3
Eye vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Movement increased from 10 to 11
Movement vs R increased from 10 to 11
Movement vs L increased from 11 to 12
Control Potential decreased from 9 to 8
Control decreased from 9 to 8
Control vs R decreased from 9 to 8
GB% increased from 55% to 59%
Stamina increased from 5 to 6
Role changed from RP to CL
Weight increased from 252 to 253
2021-04-10
Gap vs R increased from 6 to 7
Power vs L decreased from 2 to 1
Eye vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Outfield Arm decreased from 5 to 4
Stuff Potential decreased from 24 to 20
Stuff decreased from 24 to 20
Stuff vs R decreased from 21 to 20
Stuff vs L decreased from 26 to 20
Control vs R increased from 8 to 9
Slider Pot decreased from 21 to 20
Slider decreased from 21 to 20
Weight decreased from 253 to 252

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W-L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
Baltimore - MLB
BAL - MLB
2023 31 0 21 11.1 0-0 0 14 16 23.73% 27.12% 1.69% 54.35% 81.25% 0.458 11.118 6.388 158 5.671 4.73 -0.28
Baltimore - MLB
BAL - MLB
2021 29 0 76 61.1 4-5 0 80 43 28.78% 15.47% 4.32% 69.71% 52.08% 0.307 6.016 5.377 131 3.961 0.64 -0.98
Baltimore - MLB
BAL - MLB
2020 28 0 79 74.0 3-6 3 105 39 33.55% 12.46% 2.88% 73.71% 51.35% 0.300 3.649 3.586 89 3.098 0.06 0.67
Baltimore - MLB
BAL - MLB
2019 27 0 3 5.2 0-1 0 6 4 24.00% 16.00% 12.00% 83.33% 88.89% 0.167 7.941 10.211 248 3.577 -2.27 -0.38
Total - MLB
MLB
0 179 152.1 7-12 3 205 102 30.37% 15.11% 3.70% 69.54% 55.17% 0.310 5.317 4.762 117 3.655 0.56 -0.97

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W-L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
Norfolk - IL
NOR - IL
2025 33 0 41 39.0 2-7 13 38 33 20.54% 17.84% 4.86% 73.29% 61.64% 0.303 6.692 6.266 139 4.433 0.43 -0.97
Norfolk - IL
NOR - IL
2024 32 0 24 26.1 3-0 0 37 22 32.17% 19.13% 0.87% 87.43% 60.00% 0.275 2.051 3.584 75 4.119 -1.53 0.52
Bowie - EL
BOW - EL
2024 32 0 32 25.1 3-0 3 33 11 31.73% 10.58% 2.88% 89.55% 50.00% 0.304 2.487 3.523 79 2.818 -1.04 0.59
Norfolk - IL
NOR - IL
2023 31 0 35 35.2 3-3 18 56 22 36.36% 14.29% 0.65% 68.55% 52.17% 0.378 3.533 2.373 49 3.047 1.16 1.86
Norfolk - IL
NOR - IL
2022 30 0 48 44.1 6-6 24 66 27 34.38% 14.06% 5.21% 79.59% 49.21% 0.294 4.872 5.156 104 3.480 -0.28 0.07
Norfolk - IL
NOR - IL
2019 27 0 27 21.1 2-0 2 32 11 35.16% 12.09% 2.20% 80.15% 43.33% 0.356 3.375 3.600 69 3.850 -0.22 0.56
Total - AAA
AAA
0 175 166.2 16-16 57 229 115 31.07% 15.60% 3.12% 76.75% 54.37% 0.319 4.374 4.373 91 3.759 0.00 2.04
Total - AA
AA
0 32 25.1 3-0 3 33 11 31.73% 10.58% 2.88% 89.55% 50.00% 0.304 2.487 3.523 79 2.818 -1.04 0.59

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA wRC+ WAR
Baltimore - MLB
BAL - MLB
2021 29 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Baltimore - MLB
BAL - MLB
2020 28 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Total - MLB
MLB
10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Baltimore - MLB
BAL - MLB
2023 P 18 11.1 0 5 0 1.000 3.971 1.006 -0.10
Baltimore - MLB
BAL - MLB
2021 P 61 61.1 6 6 1 0.923 1.761 0.989 -0.58
Baltimore - MLB
BAL - MLB
2020 P 74 74.0 5 3 2 0.800 0.973 0.986 -0.48
Baltimore - MLB
BAL - MLB
2019 P 3 5.2 3 1 0 1.000 6.353 0.000 -0.02
Total P 156 152.1 14 15 3 -1.19

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Norfolk - IL
NOR - IL
2025 P 41 39.0 0 7 1 0.875 1.615 1.044 -0.47
Total P 41 39.0 0 7 1 -0.47

International League Pitching Log

Date Opp Score GS IP H R ER HR BB K IBB HBP GB FB BF PI GSC WPA ERA FIP
Sept. 5, 2025
Sep 5
@CHR 2 - 10 2.1 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 3 2 9 33 - -0.01
Aug. 28, 2025
Aug 28
ROC 2 - 4 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 2 5 14 - 0.05
Aug. 17, 2025
Aug 17
TOL 1 - 2 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 3 6 - 0.10
Aug. 13, 2025
Aug 13
GWI 3 - 7 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 13 - 0.18
July 17, 2025
Jul 17
@ROC 2 - 4 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 3 11 - 0.04
July 13, 2025
Jul 13
SYR 3 - 6 0.1 2 3 3 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 4 21 - -0.46
July 10, 2025
Jul 10
SYR 3 - 4 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 2 13 - 0.06
July 8, 2025
Jul 8
@GWI 11 - 8 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 3 10 - 0.04
July 7, 2025
Jul 7
@GWI 4 - 5 0.2 4 5 5 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 7 31 - -0.98
July 4, 2025
Jul 4
DUR 5 - 4 2.0 1 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 2 0 7 35 - 0.28
July 1, 2025
Jul 1
@TOL 5 - 3 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 5 15 - 0.09
June 30, 2025
Jun 30
@TOL 5 - 3 2.0 1 0 0 0 4 2 1 0 1 3 11 35 - 0.28
June 26, 2025
Jun 26
LHV 5 - 4 1.0 2 1 1 0 2 2 1 0 1 0 7 28 - -0.30
June 25, 2025
Jun 25
LHV 11 - 8 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 4 - 0.01
June 22, 2025
Jun 22
DUR 3 - 4 2.0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 3 0 6 25 - 0.28
June 21, 2025
Jun 21
DUR 6 - 4 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 9 - 0.01
June 18, 2025
Jun 18
@CHR 10 - 9 1.0 2 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 5 14 - 0.04
June 15, 2025
Jun 15
@GWI 10 - 11 0.1 2 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4 13 - -0.80
June 13, 2025
Jun 13
@GWI 5 - 4 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 4 9 - 0.20
June 12, 2025
Jun 12
@DUR 8 - 6 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 14 - 0.09
June 10, 2025
Jun 10
DUR 2 - 4 1.0 1 2 2 0 2 1 0 1 0 1 6 25 - -0.41
June 7, 2025
Jun 7
PAW 4 - 1 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 4 11 - 0.03
June 5, 2025
Jun 5
PAW 4 - 6 1.0 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 4 16 - -0.07
June 1, 2025
Jun 1
SCR 2 - 1 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 1 2 0 2 0 6 14 - 0.14
May 31, 2025
May 31
SCR 6 - 7 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 3 16 - 0.04
May 28, 2025
May 28
GWI 4 - 6 2.0 3 2 2 1 0 2 0 0 2 2 9 30 - -0.27
May 26, 2025
May 26
GWI 2 - 6 0.1 1 3 3 0 4 0 0 0 1 0 6 29 - -0.15
May 19, 2025
May 19
@PAW 8 - 3 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 6 - 0.00
May 13, 2025
May 13
CHR 7 - 6 1.0 1 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 5 24 - 0.07
May 10, 2025
May 10
@DUR 4 - 6 1.0 0 0 0 0 3 2 1 0 0 1 6 25 - 0.14
May 9, 2025
May 9
@DUR 9 - 3 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 3 12 - 0.00
May 3, 2025
May 3
@IND 6 - 7 1.0 2 1 1 0 2 1 1 0 2 0 7 19 - -0.30
May 1, 2025
May 1
IND 5 - 8 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 3 16 - 0.01
April 27, 2025
Apr 27
LOU 4 - 3 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 4 17 - 0.08
April 25, 2025
Apr 25
DUR 3 - 9 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 4 10 - 0.00
April 22, 2025
Apr 22
@CHR 10 - 11 0.1 3 3 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 10 - -0.96
April 21, 2025
Apr 21
@CHR 3 - 5 0.1 2 3 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 4 16 - -0.80
April 15, 2025
Apr 15
CHR 6 - 1 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 - 0.01
April 14, 2025
Apr 14
CHR 9 - 8 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 3 11 - 0.16
April 13, 2025
Apr 13
GWI 6 - 4 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 5 22 - 0.07
April 10, 2025
Apr 10
GWI 6 - 5 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 3 12 - 0.16
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
Pitcher of the Month Jun 2022 Norfolk (IL)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink0
Grey Ink2
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year G Rank
2020 79 6
2021 76 6
Year Hold Rank
2021 21 5