American-born professional baseball player Richard Sidney Bleier is well-known. He plays for the Miami Marlins. He performs pitcher duties for the Miami Marlins. On April 16, 1987, he was born in Davie, Florida, in the United States.
In 2005, while still in high school, he was named a State of Florida AlAll-Star. During his junior year in college at Florida Gulf Coast University, he was unanimously chosen as the Atlantic Sun Conference Pitcher of the Year and First Team AlAll-Conference. The Texas Rangers selected Bleier in the sixth round of the 2008 MLB Draft. In the Rangers’ minor league system in 2009, he recorded the second-highest strikeout total (125) and the lowest walk-to-inning ratio in the California League.
Before the 2015 season got underway, Bleier signed with the Washington Nationals, pitched for the Harrisburg Senators, and ended the year as the pitcher in the Nationals’ minor league system with the most wins (14) and the lowest ERA (2.57) of any pitcher.
Bleier made his major league debut for the New York Yankees in 2016 after throwing 956 innings across nine minor league seasons. He was one of just 12 pitchers since the team’s establishment in 1919 to accomplish this feat. In 23 outings from the bullpen in 2016, he has a 1.96 ERA. In February 2017, the Yankees traded Bleier to the Baltimore Orioles.
Is Richard Bleier Married?
Yes. Richard Bleier is a married man. His wife is called Brett Bleier.
Who Is Richard Bleier’s Wife, Brett Bleier?
Richard Bleier’s wife is called Brett Bleier. There is nothing else known about her apart from her name as she keeps a low profile.