Skip to content Skip to footer

On January 3, 1998, José Rances Suárez Quintero, a Venezuelan professional baseball pitcher who currently plays for the Los Angeles Angels of Major League Baseball, was born.

Suárez joined the Los Angeles Angels as an international free agent in July 2014. He pitched in 15 games for the Dominican Summer League Angels and the Arizona League Angels in 2015, going 3-3 with a 2.97 ERA (13 starts). In 2016, he threw in 12 games for the Arizona League Angels and the Orem Owlz, finishing 1-4 with a 4.84 ERA in 12 appearances (six starts).

Suárez pitched in 15 starts for the Arizona League Angels and the Burlington Bees in 2017, posting a combined 6-1 record and 3.28 ERA. He started 2018 with the Inland Empire 66ers and was promoted to the Mobile BayBears and Salt Lake Bees during the season. In 26 starts between the three clubs, he pitched to a 3-6 record with a 3.92 ERA.

Suárez made his first major league appearance of the 2021 season on May 10 against the Houston Astros. He pitched four innings, allowing one run. He was the starting pitcher in the 2021 MLB Little League Classic.

In four innings, Suárez gave up three runs and struck out four in the 3-0 loss to the Cleveland Indians. On September 4, 2021, against the Texas Rangers, Suárez pitched his first complete game, allowing one run and striking out eight batters.

There are no details about his marital status. He may be married or unmarried. There are also no rumors about his wife and girlfriend.