Manuel Banuelos (born March 13, 1991) is a Mexican baseball pitcher who now pitches for the New York Yankees of Major League Baseball.
He previously played for the Atlanta Braves and Chicago White Sox in Major League Baseball, as well as the Fubon Guardians in the Chinese Professional Baseball League (CPBL).
The New York Yankees paid $450,000 to four Mexican League players, including Banuelos and Alfredo Aceves, in 2008. In 2009, Baelos took part in the All-Star Futures Game.
Due to an appendectomy, Baelos missed considerable time during the 2010 season. The Class-A Advanced Tampa Yankees and the Class-AA Trenton Thunder shared Bauelos’ time in 2010.
After the 2010 season, Banuelos played in the Arizona Fall League, where he earned a spot in the team’s all-star game.
Banuelos signed a minor league contract with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim on August 21, 2016.
He pitched in the Triple-A Pacific Coast League for the Salt Lake Bees in 2017. On November 6, 2017, he chose free agency.
Banuelos signed a minor league contract with the New York Yankees organization on January 10, 2022.
He started the 2022 season with the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders, where he pitched 30+23 innings with a 2.35 ERA. On May 26, the Yankees promoted him to the main leagues.
What Is Manny Bañuelos Salary: How Much Does Manny Bañuelos Make?
Banuelos signed a minor league contract worth $559,000 with the New York Yankees organization as a free agent on January 10, 2022. He currently earns $559,000 as his annual average salary.