Miguel Cabrera

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Miguel Cabrera at Dodger Stadium, 2011

Miguel Cabrera (José Miguel Cabrera Torres) is a baseball player for the Detroit Tigers of Major League Baseball(MLB). He was born on April 18, 1983 in Maracay, Venezuela. He is a first baseman and a right-handed player; he bats and throws right-handed. At the beginning of his career, he was a third baseman.

Cabrera has built his amazing batting stats for almost a decade. He has played a total of 1,351 games and compiled .317 average with 277 homers and 984 RBIs from 2003 to 2011. He is a three-time Silver Slugger Award winner. Also, he was an American League (AL) Home run leader in 2008, a AL RBI Champion in 2010, a AL leading hitter in 2011.

Also, Cabrera is a popular MLB player. He is a six-time All Star. He was a National League All Star in 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007 and a AL All Star in 2010, 2011. He is nicknamed 'Miggy' by his fans.

Cabrera is well known for his ability to drive pitches. He hits for power to all fields, and is able to hit every type of pitch.

Cabrera's wife is named Rosangel. They have two daughters and one son. Cabrera and his family live in Birmingham, Michigan.

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