GILBERTO ALCALA, RIGHT HANDED PITCHER
Born: October 3, 2002
Height: 6’3″
Weight: 175
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Signed: Int’l Free Agent, 2019, Pittsburgh Pirates
How Acquired: International Free Agent
Country: Venezuela
Agent: N/A
WTM’s PLAYER PROFILE
Alcala signed for a relatively large bonus in 2019, but wasn’t able to pitch in 2020 or 2021 due to the pandemic and then injuries.  At the time he signed, he was reaching as high as 93 mph with his fastball, and also throws a curve and change.

2020
DNP

2021
INJURED

Alcala was in extended spring training in 2022 and should open in the Gulf Coast League.

CONTRACT INFORMATION
2022: Minor League Contract
PLAYER INFORMATION
Signing Bonus: $450,000
MiLB Debut:
MLB Debut: N/A
MiLB FA Eligible: 2025
MLB FA Eligible: N/A
Rule 5 Eligible: 2023
Added to 40-Man: N/A
Options Remaining: 3
MLB Service Time: 0.000
TRANSACTIONS
July 2, 2019: Signed by the Pittsburgh Pirates as an international free agent.

 

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