Florida State lefty Velez signs with Marlins
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) -- Former Florida State lefthanded reliever Antonio Velez has signed as an undrafted free agent with the Miami Marlins.
A Bradenton, Florida native, Velez previously pitched at Hillsborough Community college before suiting up for the garnet and gold.
As a Seminole, Velez totaled a 6-2 record in 28 games (62.2 innings), logging a 3.16 ERA, including a 0.52 ERA in six appearances in the abbreviated 2020 campaign (17.1 innings of work).
Velez is the first player to sign with a major league club from the 2020 Seminoles team; CJ Van Eyk,
and Shane Drohan,
have yet to sign.