Infielder with the Cleveland Guardians of Major League Baseball, Richard Palacios was born in the United States on May 16, 1997.
A.361 hitter with six home runs and thirty runs batted in over 45 games, Palacios made his professional debut in 2018 with the Lake County Captains, Mahoning Valley Scrappers, and Arizona League Indians.
He missed the season in 2020 because of the COVID-19 outbreak and in 2019 because of a damaged labrum. Prior to being moved up to the Columbus Clippers, he began 2021 with the Akron RubberDucks.
He had seven home runs, 48 runs batted in, 33 doubles, and 20 stolen bases across 103 games for both clubs while slashing.297/.404/.471.
On November 19, 2021, Palacios was added to the 40-man roster of the newly renamed Cleveland Guardians.
Both his uncle Rey Palacios and brother Josh Palacios have experience in Major League Baseball, playing for the Washington Nationals.
Palacios, who had spent the first half of the 2022 season with the Triple-A Columbus Clippers, was called up by the Guardians on April 25, 2022, and made his big league debut the same day, beginning in left field.
What Team Is Richie Palacios On?
Richie Palacios is currently playing for the Cleveland Guardians of Major League Baseball as an infielder. Richie Palacioswho had spent the first half of the 2022 season with the Triple-A Columbus Clippers, was called up by the Guardians on April 25, 2022.