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Moises Alou

MLB Outfielder Moises Alou

Profession: MLB Outfielder

United States of America
Dominican Republic

Biography: Played for 17 seasons in the MLB for seven different teams. Because of his status as a five-tool player and his excellent career numbers, he is considered by many to be one of the best outfielders of the 1990s and 2000s.

Born: July 3, 1966
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Age: 55 years old

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer

Married Life

  • 1989-05-16 MLB player Moises Alou (22) weds Austria Melo

Historical Events

  • 1996-12-12 Marlins sign their 6th free-agent since Nov 22, Moises Alou
  • 2003-10-14 Fan Steve Bartman deflects the ball away from Chicago Cubs outfielder Moises Alou. Cubs give up eight runs in the inning and lose to the Marlins 8-3, and the Bartman incident is seen as the turning point in the series
  • 2006-11-20 Moises Alou signs a one year-contract with the New York Mets worth $7.5 million
  • 2009-03-05 Moises Alou announces he will retire following the World Baseball Classic

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