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Yadier Pedroso

Yadier Pedroso
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Born (1986-06-09)June 9, 1986
Died March 16, 2013(2013-03-16) (aged 26)

Yadier Pedroso González (June 9, 1986 – March 16, 2013),[1] born in Guanajay, Havana Province, Cuba, was a right-handed pitcher for the Cuban national baseball team and La Habana of the Cuban National Series.[2] Pedroso was part of the Cuban team at the 2006 and 2013 World Baseball Classics.

Pedroso, then 19 years old, went 8-5 with a 3.58 ERA for La Habana during the 2005-06 Cuban National Series,[3] as part of a strong staff featuring two other members of the national team, Jonder Martínez and Yulieski González.

He died in a traffic accident at age 26.


  1. ^ "Falleció destacado lanzador Yadier Pedroso en accidente de tránsito", CubaDebate (Havana), March 17, 2013 
  2. ^ "Yadier Pedroso González" (in Spanish). Retrieved October 10, 2006. 
  3. ^ "Béisbol Clasificatoria Pitcheo" (in Spanish). Retrieved 2006-10-10. 

External links

  • Cuban Baseball Career statistics
  • Career statistics and player information from MLB
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