Roansy Contreras, a Dominican professional baseball pitcher for the Pittsburgh Pirates of Major League Baseball, was born on November 7, 1999. (MLB). In 2021, he made his MLB debut.
Contreras signed with the Yankees as an international free agent in 2016. He split his professional debut season of 2017 between the DSL Yankees and the GCL Yankees, going a combined 4–4 with a 4.02 ERA and 34 strikeouts over 53+2⁄3 innings.
Contreras split the 2018 season between the Staten Island Yankees and the Charleston RiverDogs, going a combined 0–2 with a 2.42 ERA and 60 strikeouts over 63+1⁄3 innings.
He returned to Charleston for the 2019 campaign, going 12–5 with a 3.33 ERA and 113 strikeouts over 132+1⁄3 innings. He did not play in 2020 due to the cancellation of the Minor League Baseball season because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Yankees added him to their 40-man roster following the 2020 season.
On September 29, 2021, Contreras had his contract selected to the active roster, to make his MLB debut that night versus the Chicago Cubs.
After starting the 2022 season in Triple-A Indianapolis, on April 8, 2022, the Pirates recalled Contreras from the minor leagues.
Roansy Contreras is not married at the moment, at his age, and a young prospect of the Pittsburgh Pirates, he is focusing on his career.