Luis Valbuena, who performed for the La Angels within 2018, plus former Maryland Pirates infielder Jose Castillo died within an automobile accident within Venezuela upon Thursday, based on multiple reviews.
Former Az Diamondbacks infielder Carlos Rivero, who survived the particular accident, has been driving the particular car when this collided using a rock that will rolled to the road, based on multiple reviews.
The Venezuelan team mentioned their automobile overturned because they were going to the city associated with Barquisimeto following a game within the capital, Caracas.
Valbuena had been 33 years of age, while Castillo was thirty seven. The two had been playing wintertime ball pertaining to Cardenales sobre Lara within Venezuela.
“We are saddened by the heartbreaking news that will Luis Valbuena and previous major leaguer Jose Castillo have passed away in a car crash, ” Mlb said within a tweet.
Valbuena played eleven seasons within the major leagues, starting their career with all the Seattle Mariners in 08, and also performed for the Cleveland Indians, Chi town Cubs plus Houston Astros before the prior two periods with the Angels. He was obviously a free broker.
Castillo performed in the majors from 2004-08 for the Buccaneers, Astros plus San Francisco Leaders.