Dany Jiménez is a Dominican professional baseball pitcher who currently plays for the Oakland Athletics of Major League Baseball.
He was born on December 23, 1993, in the Dominican Republic (MLB). He has Major League Baseball experience, having played for the San Francisco Giants.
On August 6, 2015, the Toronto Blue Jays made Julio Jiménez an offer as an international free agent, and he accepted. He played in both the Dominican Summer League and the Rookie-level Gulf Coast League during the 2016 season.
In 2018, he began his career as a relief pitcher and finished the year with a 6–2 record, 13 saves, and an earned run average of 3.84.
He will spend his time in 2019 between the Double-A New Hampshire Fisher Cats and the Advanced-A Dunedin Blue Jays.
Julio Jiménez was picked by the Toronto Blue Jays in the second round of the 2019 Rule 5 draft, which was held by the San Francisco Giants.
On July 23, 2020, he made his debut in the major leagues by pitching an inning and a third against the Los Angeles Dodgers. His inning was scoreless.
On August 2, he became eligible to return to the Blue Jays organization after passing through the waiver process. On March 15, 2021, the club extended an invitation to him to participate in Spring Training as a non-roster invitee.
During his time with the Buffalo Bisons of the Triple-A Buffalo League in 2021, he posted a record of 3-3 with a 2.22 earned run average and 79 strikeouts.
On October 5, he exercised his right to become a free agent and entered into a minor league contract with the Oakland Athletics.
How Much Does Dany Jiménez Make?
His average annual pay is $700,000. Jimenez will have a base pay of $700,000 in 2022, with a total salary of $700,000.