Born on the 13th of December in 1996, Luis Heibardo Garcia is a Venezuelan professional baseball pitcher who now plays for the Houston Astros in Major League Baseball.
In 2017, Garcia became an Astro as an international free agent after signing with the team. He made his MLB debut in 2020. On July 2, 2017, Garcia became an Astro as an international free agent after signing a contract with the team.
Between the years 2017 and 2019, he was a member of the minor league teams affiliated with the Astros organization, including the DSL Astros, the Quad Cities River Bandits, the Tri-City ValleyCats, and the Fayetteville Woodpeckers.
Guillermo Garcia, a pitcher with the Astros, was promoted to the Major Leagues for the first time in 2020 and went on to participate in his first complete season the following year (2021).
He finished the season with an 11–8 win-loss record, a 3.48 earned run average, and 167 strikeouts, good for third place on the team in terms of innings worked and second place in terms of strikeouts.
He topped all American League rookie pitchers in Wins Above Replacement (3.1), wins, strikeouts and innings pitched. He also had the most strikeouts.
His tally of strikeouts was second only to Tom Griffin’s 200 for the most ever recorded by a rookie in the history of the franchise.
Luis García Contract
The Houston Astros and Luis Garcia came to an agreement on a one-year deal worth a total of $1,251,500, including a guaranteed amount of $1,251,500 and the annual average compensation of the same amount.
In 2022, Garcia will receive a total pay of 1,251,500 dollars, in addition to a base salary of 1,251,500 dollars.
There is currently no information available on his net worth.