|Win–loss record 1–2|
Role Baseball player
Education Texas A&M University
Name Brooks Raley
Salary 490,000 USD (2013)
Weight 91 kg
Earned run average 7.04
Height 1.91 m
|Number 43 (Chicago Cubs / Pitcher)|
Similar People Joe Maddon, Manny Ramirez, Dave Martinez
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Brooks Lee Raley (born June 29, 1988) is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Lotte Giants of the KBO League. He previously played for the Chicago Cubs of Major League Baseball (MLB).
Raley attended Uvalde High School in Uvalde, Texas, and Texas A&M University, where he played college baseball for the Texas A&M Aggies. The Chicago Cubs selected Raley in the sixth round of the 2009 Major League Baseball draft.
The Cubs promoted Raley to the major leagues for the first time on August 7, 2012. On February 12, 2014, he was claimed off waivers by the Minnesota Twins. He was then designated for assignment by the Twins and claimed off waivers by the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim on May 8.
On December 14, 2014, Raley signed a contract with the Lotte Giants, a team in the KBO League based in Busan. Raley remained with the Giants in 2016, and signed a one-year, $850,000 contract for the 2017 season on January 8, 2017.