Carlos Zambrano Profile

Carlos Alberto Zambrano
Pitcher #38

Bats: Both, Throws: Right
Height: 6'5", Weight: 255
Born: June 1, 1981 in Puerto Cabello, Carabobo, Venezuela
High School: U. E. Creacion (Carabobo, VE)
Signed
by the Chicago Cubs as an amateur free agent in 1997
Debut: August 20, 2001
Team: Cubs

 

 

Career Highlights

July 12, 1997 Signed by the Chicago Cubs as an amateur free agent

August 20, 2001 Made his MLB debut

September 21, 2001 Recorded his first career win

May 3, 2003 Hit his first career home run

August 12, 2003 Pitched his first career complete game as he shutout the Astros

May 7, 2004 Allowed 2 hits in a complete game shutout

April 4, 2005 Made his first Opening Day Start as the Cubs won 16-6

August 8, 2007 Threw his 1000th career strikeout

August 14, 2008 Pitched the first Cubs No-Hitter in 36 years

June 5, 2009 Recorded his 100th career win

August 25, 2009 Hit his 20th career home run

September 27, 2010 Passed Charlie Root for 2nd on the Cubs' all time strikeouts list