The MLB has been rocked by the tragic information that two former gamers, Luis Valbuena and Jose Castillo, have been killed in a automotive accident in Venezuela on Dec. 6. The lads have been simply 33 and 37, respectively.
Luis Valbuena, 37, and Jose Castillo, 37, are useless after being concerned in a automotive crash in Venezuela on Dec. 6. The lads, who previously performed within the MLB, have been teammates on the Cardenales de Lara baseball group in Venezuela, and the accident occurred after they have been touring following a recreation. Their automotive hit a rock and careened off the street, in line with the Orange County Register. One other former MLB participant, Carlos Rivero, was reportedly driving the automotive on the time of the accident, however was fortunate sufficient to outlive the horrific crash.
“We’re saddened by the tragic information that Luis Valbuena and former main leaguer Jose Castillo have died in a automotive accident,” the MLB tweeted from its official account. Luis began his MLB profession in 2005 as a part of the Seattle Mariners group, however he wasn’t moved up from their minor league group till Sept. 2008. He was traded to the Cleveland Indians in December of that yr, then traded to the Toronto Blue Jays in 2011. He moved over to the Chicago Cubs in April 2012, and after enjoying on their minor league group for a bit, he moved as much as the primary roster in June 2012. The Cubs traded him to the Astros in jan. 2015, the place he performed first and third base. In 2017, he signed a two yr contract with the Los Angeles Angels, however was launched in Aug. 2018.
“We’re deeply saddened to listen to of the passing of former Angel Luis Valbuena and former MLB infielder Jose Castillo,” The Angels’ official account wrote on Twitter. “Our ideas and prayers are with their family members throughout this time of grief.” In the meantime, Jose performed from 2004 to 2008 on the Pittsburgh Pirates, San Francisco giants and Houston Astros.