Aramis Michael Garcia is a professional baseball player currently with the Cincinnati Reds baseball team. Aramis is of American descent and was born on January 12, 1993, in Hialeah, Florida in the USA. He plays as a catcher for the Reds and is 1.85 m tall.
During the 2014 MLB draft, the San Francisco Giants selected him in the 2nd round of the draft. Aramis signed with the Giants and received a $1.1 million signing bonus. He started his professional career that year with both the AZL Giants and the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes.
He spent the 2015 season with the Augusta GreenJackets of the Class A South Atlantic League where he was named a midseason All-Star. He was given a midseason promotion to the San Jose Giants of the Class A-Advanced California League. The Giants added him to their 40-man roster before the 2018 season began.
The Giants promoted him in 2018 to the Sacramento River Cats of the Class AAA Pacific Coast League. The Texas Rangers, in November 2020, claimed him off of waivers and in February 2021, they traded Aramis to the Oakland Athletics. That same year in November, he signed a minor league contract with the Cincinnati Reds.
Who Are Aramis Garcia’s Parents?
Aramis Garcia is the son of Jose Aramis and Mariam Aramis. Both parents have been there for him throughout his baseball career and support him.