Luis Angel Gil is a Dominican professional baseball pitcher who currently plays for the New York Yankees of Major League Baseball. He was born on June 3, 1998. (MLB). He made his MLB debut in 2021.
For a $90,000 signing bonus, Gil agreed to join the Minnesota Twins in 2015. In his first season in the Dominican Summer League, he went 0-2 with a 2.59 ERA in 14 starts with the Dominican Twins.
In exchange for Gil, the Minnesota Twins sent Jake Cave to the New York Yankees on March 16, 2018. While pitching for the Pulaski Yankees and the Staten Island Yankees in 2018,
he went 2–3 with a 1.96 ERA and struck out 68 batters in 46 innings pitched. Tampa Tarpons promoted him in July after he started the year with Charleston RiverDog s. For the RailRiders of Scranton/Wilkes-Barre in June, he pitched a no-hitter.
On August 3, 2021, he was called up to the main leagues by the New York Yankees, and he made his major league debut against the Baltimore Orioles.
In six innings, he threw six innings, allowing just four hits and striking out six. A Yankee pitcher’s best start since 1961 was Gil Meche’s 15+23 scoreless innings to begin his career.
As far as we know, he’s the only MLB pitcher to pitch three shutout innings in a row.
How Much Does Luis Gil Make?
The New York Yankees have a deal with Luis Gil that pays him $570,500 each year.