Albert Cordero

Position: C
Birthday: January 14, 1990
Hometown: Caracas     Country: Venezuela
Bats/Throws: S/R Height: 5-11
Weight: 175 lbs
       
  • 2018 will be Cordero's third season with the Skeeters, third in the Atlantic League and 11th in professional baseball 
  • Hit .246 with 29 runs, 20 doubles, four home runs and 37 RBIs in 102 games (365 plate appearances) with the Skeeters in 2017 
  • Played with the Leones del Caracas during the offseason and hit .279 with two home runs and six RBIs in 26 games  
  • Joined the Skeeters midway through the 2016 season 
  • Signed by the New York Mets in August 2009 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela 
  • Spent all eight of his MiLB seasons with the Mets, reaching as high as the Double-A level 
  • Career MiLB stats: 477 G, 1,813 PA, 176 R, 404 H, 74 2B, 8 3B, 25 HR, 178 RBI, .244 AVG/.297 OBP/.344 SLG 
  • Has made 346 of his MiLB appearances at catcher, with 16 appearances at first base 
  • Caught Mets right-hander Jacob deGrom and Tigers right-hander Michael Fulmer while with Single-A Savannah in 2012 
  • Best MiLB Season came in 2011 with Single-A Savannah: .286, 6 HR, 44 RBI, 1 SB, 104 G