Date of Birth: 05/08/1993
Height: 6' 2" Weight: 170 lbs
College Experience: Lenoir-Rhyne College
Resides: Miami, FL
The 2019 season marks Vieitez's 5th season in professional baseball, 1st with the X's.
Vieitez was drafted by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 27th round of the 2015 MLB Draft from Lenoir-Rhyne College (Hickory, NC). Vieitez spent three seasons in the Dodgers organization, reaching as high as Double-A in 2017 playing for the Tulsa Drillers in the Texas League. Vieitez made a brief stop in the American Association in 2017, making 7 appearances with the St. Paul Saints. Vieitez pitched last season in the Frontier League with the Schaumburg Boomers where the righty owned an impressive 2.03 ERA in 38 games (all in relief).