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Prospect Profile: Roberto Novoa

The Randall Simon trade is finally starting to pay dividends for the Tigers at the big league level, with Roberto Novoa debuting in the Detroit bullpen last season. Will the 2005 season bring more prgoress for Novoa, and better results for the Tigers?

Roberto Novoa Position: Right Handed Pitcher Height: 6-5 Weight: 200 Born: 8/15/1979 Bats: Right Throws: Right Background Novoa came to the Tigers organization as one of the main components in the Randall Simon trade of 2002. Signed out of the Dominican Republic by the Pittsburgh Pirates in 1999, Novoa has experienced success at nearly every stop of his professional career. Working... Recommended Stories

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