Orlando Arcia was signed as an international free agent by the Milwaukee Brewers in October 2010. In 2011, he made his professional debut with the Dominican Summer League Brewers.
He was sidelined for the entire 2012 season after breaking his ankle during spring training. Arcia rejoined the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers of the Class A Midwest League in 2013 and the Brevard County Manatees of the Class A-Advanced Florida State League in 2014.
He spent the 2015 season with the Class AA Southern League’s Biloxi Shuckers. He took part in the 2015 All-Star Futures Game in July. Arcia was voted the Brewers Minor League Player of the Year in 2015 after hitting.307/.347/.453 with eight home runs.
After the season, he was added to the Brewers’ 40-man roster. He also played for the Caribes de Anzoategui of the Venezuelan Professional Baseball League in 2014 and 2015, a winter league held during the MLB’s offseason.
He batted.223/.283/.350 in 2019 with 15 home runs and 59 RBIs. Following the season, the Brewers acquired shortstop Luis Uras and planned to platoon Arcia and Uras at shortstop in 2020.
In 59 games, he batted.260/.317/.416 with 5 home runs and 20 RBI in 173 at-bats.
How Tall Is Orlando Arcia?
Orlando is 6 ft tall.