Date of Birth: 06/11/1994
Height: 6' 6" Weight: 190 lbs
College Experience: Western Oklahoma State College
Resides: Bronx, New York
Joel Toribio enters his second season with the ThunderBolts in 2019. It is his third year as a professional. After splitting time between the Los Angeles Dodgers' organization and the Traverse City Beach Bums in 2017, he was one of the most reliable arms in the Bolts' bullpen in 2018, ranking second with 40 appearances. He was selected by the Dodgers in the 34th round of the 2016 Amateur Entry Draft and appeared in five games at the Rookie level. Joel pitched one year at Western Oklahoma State College, going 5-2 with a 5.73 ERA in 15 appearances (two starts). He struck out 55 in 37.2 innings. As a freshman, he pitched in four games for Westchester Community College. He attended Bergtraum High School in New York, New York.