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Gregor Blanco

Blanco with the San Francisco Giants
Free Agent — No. 7
Outfielder
Born: December 24, 1983 (1983-12-24) (age 36)
Caracas, Venezuela
Bats: Left Throws: Left 
MLB debut
March 30, 2008 for the Atlanta Braves
Career statistics
(through 2014 season)
Batting average     .257
Home runs     14
Runs batted in     159
Stolen bases     80
Teams
Career highlights and awards
  • World Series champion (2012)

Gregor Miguel Blanco Pedraza (born December 24, 1983) is a Venezuelan professional baseball player. He is an outfielder for the Arizona Diamondbacks.

Career

Gregor Blanco was the center fielder and leadoff hitter for Tiburones de La Guaira in Venezuela. He hit .315 (178 AB) in the 2006–07 season. In the 2007-2008 season, he hit .345 (229 AB). In the 2008-2009 season, he hit .349. He eventually was sent to the majors because of Jordan Schafer's struggles.

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