César Enrique Jiménez was born on November 12, 1984 in Cumaná, Sucre, Venezuela. He is a relief pitcher for the Seattle Mariners.
Cesar is 5’ 11”, weighs 215 pounds, and bats and throws left.
Minor LeaguesCesar was signed as a non-drafted free agent on July 2, 2001.
Cesar went through the Mariners’ minor league farm system, although his development was slowed due to couple of trips to the disabled list.
2002 - AZL Mariners in the Arizona League, then the Everett Aqua Sox in the Northwest League 2003 - Wisconsin Timber Rattlers in the Midwest League 2004 - Inland Empire 66ers in the California League 2005 - San Antonio Missions in the Texas League, then the Tacoma Rainiers in the Pacific Coast League 2006 - San Antonio Missions, then the Tacoma Rainiers2007 - AZL Mariners in the Arizona League (rehab), then the Tacoma Rainiers.2008 - Tacoma Rainiers.
Major LeaguesHe made his major league debut on September 11, 2006, for four games, but then would not return until the latter half of the 2008 season.