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Luis Valbuena

Pos: 3B
Previous Team: Astros
2016 Stats: 90 G, .260/.357/.459, 13 HR, 40 RBI
DoB: 1985-11-30 (31)
Bats: L
Throws: R
Player Profile: Want to move on from Trevor Plouffe, but not prepared to trust Miguel Sano at third base? Valbuena might be your best bet among free agents. He's an experienced player with a solid bat and the versatility to play a few other positions. He's not considered a great defender, though.
Est. Contract: 2 years, $18 million
Actual Contract: 2 years, $15 million
New Team: Angels