Dominican-American Major League Baseball pitcher, José Luis Cisnero was born on April 11, 1989, he is 6 feet 3 inches tall and, currently pitches for the Detroit Tigers (MLB). He has also played for the Houston Astros in Major League Baseball.
Cisnero signed as an international free agent with the Houston Astros on December 6, 2007, and was promoted to their 40-man roster on November 20, 2012.
On April 22, 2013, he made his big league debut. He made 33 bullpen appearances for the Astros over portions of two seasons, collecting a 4.66 ERA with 46 strikeouts in 48+13 innings. On November 3, 2014, he was released from his contract and became a free agent.
Cisnero signed a minor league agreement with the Cincinnati Reds on November 18, 2014. Due to Tommy John surgery, Cisnero missed the 2015 season. On November 6, 2015, he chose free agency.
Cisnero was signed to a minor league deal with an invitation to spring training by the Detroit Tigers on November 9, 2018.
 His 2019 season began with the Toledo Mud Hens. The Tigers selected his contract on June 22, 2019.  The next day, he made his Tigers debut, making his first major league appearance in more than five years. In 35 games, he pitched to a 4.33 ERA while striking out 40 hitters in 35+13 innings.