Jose Melendez
Baseball Administrator
Jose Melendez
Baseball ADMINISTRATOR
 
 
Jose Melendez has had a remarkable career in the sports industry


As part of Laredo Broncos Baseball Club United League Baseball-Independent League Baseball, he was President/General Manager from December 2005-January 2011. He signed over 50 players that have gone onto affiliated organizations or international leagues, and two recent Major Leaguers.

RHP Edward Ramirez and C Robinson Cancel. He was responsible for all signing, negotiations and scouting of all potential players to Laredo Broncos. He was named Three Time General Manager of the Yea r. He became President of Baseball Operations/General Manager of Baseball Operations March 2017. He was in charge of all minor league system and implementation of philosophy and culture throughout organization.

He worked Closely with MLB teams in sending prospects to respective organizations. He made national headlines by recruiting and signing top level imports to Pericos de Puebla. The same owner of Pericos purchased Acereros March 2017. He achieved highest winning percentage in Acereros history during regular season. Today, he is Pericos De Puebla President of Baseball Operations/General Manager of Baseball Operations. for AAA Liga Mexicana de Beisbol (LMB)- www.pericosdepuebla.com.mx. In Charge of All Scouting and Signing of all players and all minor league system and implementation of philosophy and culture throughout organization.

He works Closely with MLB teams in sending prospects to respective organizations. He made national headlines by recruiting and signing top level imports to Pericos de Puebla. He turned around team from last place to south zone champion during second half of 2014 season. He has had 4 playoff appearances, 1 LMB Title, 3 South Zone Championship in 4 years as President of Baseball operations. He achieved 2016 and 2017 LMB Executive of the Year.