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Eddy Alvarez

Eddy Alvarez 10 2B

Charlotte Knights

  • Status: Active
  • Full Name: Eduardo Cortes Alvarez
  • Age: 28 (January 30, 1990)
  • Birthplace: Miami, FL
  • Bats/Throws: S/R Ht: 5' 9" Wt: 180
  • School: Salt Lake CC
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Eddy Alvarez Stats Summary

Eddy Alvarez Career Stats

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Team Date Transaction
April 17, 2018 Charlotte Knights activated 2B Eddy Alvarez from the 7-day disabled list.
April 5, 2018 Charlotte Knights placed SS Eddy Alvarez on the 7-day disabled list.
March 1, 2018 SS Eddy Alvarez assigned to Chicago White Sox.
July 28, 2017 SS Eddy Alvarez assigned to Charlotte Knights from Birmingham Barons.
April 6, 2017 SS Eddy Alvarez assigned to Birmingham Barons from Charlotte Knights.
February 26, 2017 SS Eddy Alvarez assigned to Chicago White Sox.
August 17, 2016 SS Eddy Alvarez assigned to Charlotte Knights from Birmingham Barons.
April 5, 2016 SS Eddy Alvarez assigned to Birmingham Barons from Winston-Salem Dash.
July 22, 2015 SS Eddy Alvarez assigned to Winston-Salem Dash from Kannapolis Intimidators.
July 13, 2015 SS Eddy Alvarez assigned to Winston-Salem Dash.
August 11, 2014 SS Eddy Alvarez assigned to Kannapolis Intimidators from AZL White Sox.
June 20, 2014 2B Eddy Alvarez assigned to AZL White Sox.
June 10, 2014 Chicago White Sox signed free agent SS Eddy Alvarez to a minor league contract.
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Eddy Alvarez Awards and Honors

Eddy Alvarez  10 2B

Eddy Alvarez
  • Full Name: Eduardo Cortes Alvarez
  • Born: January 30, 1990
  • Age: 28
  • Birthplace: Miami, FL
  • Bats: S
  • Throws: R
  • Height: 5' 9"
  • Weight: 180
  • School: Salt Lake CC

Signed as a free agent with the Chicago White Sox on June 11, 2014... Represented the United States at the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, where he was a silver medalist in men's 5000m relay short-track speed skating, 11th in men's 1000m, 19th in men's 1500m and 31st in men's 500m... 2013 US Championships 4th place.. 2009 Jr. World Team Member Gold medal 3k Relay... 2013 World Cup Team member... 2013 World Championship Team member... Alvarez made the 2008 and 2009 World Junior Short Track Speed Skating Championships, winning a gold medal in 2009. After missing the 2010 Olympics, he returned to baseball in an attempt to give his knees a break after years of chronic pain. He became an All-Conference shortstop, but his knees did not improve... in early 2012, Alvarez underwent surgery to repair badly torn patellar tendons that left him completely immobile for four weeks... made the United States' World Cup Team in December 2012... finished the season as the country's third highest ranked skater... During the 2013-14 World Cup season, Alvarez won three medals.... at the 2014 Olympic Trials, he placed second in the 500 meters, second in the 1500 meters, and third in the 1000 meters; the performance made him the first Cuban-American male speed skater to make a U.S. Olympic team... At the Sochi Olympics, he won a silver medal in the 5000 meter relay after failing to medal in his three individual events...prior to the Olympics, Alvarez said he planned to give up speed skating after the Games to concentrate on baseball... older brother, Nick, played professional baseball for seven years (2000-06, reaching the Triple-A level with Las Vegas in 2006.