Lourdes is an emerging shortstop/2nd basement star for the Toronto Blue Jays. Leaving Cuba in 2016 to pursue the goal of becoming a MLB player, Lourdes comes from a deeply rooted baseball family. Lourdes' brother, Yuli Gurriel, plays for the Houston Astros. In 2018 Lourdes had 249 MLB plate appearances in his first full season.
Debuted with Sancti Spíritus in 2010 as a 16 year old