#7 - Michael Valadez
2012 Season
B
R
T
R
HT
6'1"
WT
210
BIRTHDATE
5/31/1986
LAST TEAM
Gary (American Association)
RESIDES
Los Angeles, Calif.
STATUS
Experienced
Michael Valadez

Michael Valadez, 28, enters his fourth season with the Boomers. In 2014, the California native batted .255 while finishing tied for second on the Boomers in RBI’s with 49 in 78 games behind the plate. The eight-year veteran threw out 37% of would-be base stealers, best in the Frontier League. In 2013, Valadez batted .286 with nine doubles and 25 RBI’s, earning his spot as the starting catcher for the West Division All-Stars. Prior to joining the Boomers, Valadez spent the 2010-11seasons with Boomers owners Pat and Lindy Salvi’s other minor league baseball club, the Gary SouthShore RailCats of the American Association.

C MICHAEL VALADEZ STATISTICS

2012 Season
Catchers
44 Ty NelsonR
7 Mike ValadezR