José Luis Hernández Urquidy is a Mexican professional baseball pitcher who currently plays for the Houston Astros of Major League Baseball. He was born on May 1, 1995, in Mexico (MLB).
Jose Luis Hernandez was the name under which Urquidy signed with the Astros as an international free agent in 2015, and he was known as Jose Luis Hernandez up until the beginning of the 2019 season.
Urquidy signed with the Astros as an international free agent in 2015. He made his MLB debut in 2019. On March 2, 2015, Urquidy became a member of the Houston Astros organization after signing a contract as an international free agent.
That same year, he made his debut in the professional ranks. In his first professional season, he pitched for both the Greeneville Astros and the Tri-City Valley Cats,
compiling a combined record of 2–1 with a 3.35 earned-run average over 37 2/3 innings pitched. In 2016, he pitched for the Quad Cities River Bandits and the Lancaster JetsHawks, with a record of 6–5 with a 2.94 earned run average in 24 games (21 starts).
Urquidy was out for the entire 2017 season while recuperating from Tommy John’s surgery.
In 2018, he made his comeback and pitched for both the Tri-City Astros and the Buies Creek Astros, with a record of 2–2 with a 2.35 earned run average in a total of 13 games (11 starts).
He began the 2019 season playing for Corpus Christi Hooks but was later moved up to
What Nationality Is Jose Urquidy?
José Luis Hernández Urquidy is a native of Mexico who now plays professional baseball. He was born in the Mexican tourist town of Mazatlán, which is located in the state of Sinaloa on the Pacific coast of Mexico.
In addition to having a malecón (boardwalk) that is 21 kilometres long, this destination is famous for its big-game fishing.