nick tropeano, 2015 topps #31, astros

Player: Tropeano, Nick

Card: 2015 Topps #31

Position: RHP

Nicholas Paul Tropeano (born August 27, 1990 in West Islip, NY) is an American professional baseball pitcher for the New York Mets of Major League Baseball (MLB). He previously played for the Houston Astros, Los Angeles Angels and Pittsburgh Pirates.

In college, Nick was named the America East conference Pitcher of the Year award (becoming the first pitcher to do so). The Houston Astros drafted him in the fifth round of the 2011 Major League Baseball draft.

In 2014, the Astros promoted Nick to the major leagues on September 1. after his ERA led the PCL. Tropeano made his MLB debut on September 10, recording the win. In August 2016, it was revealed that Nick underwent Tommy John surgery, ending his 2016 season and all of 2017 as well.

(excerpted from Baseball Almanac, BR Bullpen & Wikipedia)

2016 Topps Heritage #577

Nick is part of the New York City Born Player Tour – Go to the Next Stop


Nick is also part of the Topps Card Tour – 2015 Topps – Go to the Next Stop


Nick is also part of the Pittsburgh Pirates Players Tour – Go To the Next Stop


See all Tropeano’s baseball cards at TCDB


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