LISTHER SOSA, RIGHT HANDED PITCHER
|Born: September 6, 2001
Signed: Int’l Free Agent, 2018, Pittsburgh Pirates
How Acquired: International Free Agent
Country: Dominican Republic
WTM’s PLAYER PROFILE
|Sosa has good size, with a chance to add a good deal of velocity to the upper-80s to 91 mph that he was throwing when he signed. He also throws a change that he’s shown some feel for, and a curve.
Sosa pitched well, especially considering that he was still just 17, in 11 starts.
Sosa missed the pandemic season.
The Pirates sent Sosa to the Florida Complex League in 2021.
|2021: Minor League Contract|
|Signing Bonus: $150,000
MiLB Debut: 2019
MLB Debut: N/A
MiLB FA Eligible: 2024
MLB FA Eligible: N/A
Rule 5 Eligible: 2022
Added to 40-Man: N/A
Options Remaining: 3
MLB Service Time: 0.000
|July 2, 2018: Signed by the Pittsburgh Pirates as an international free agent.