|Boston Red Sox – No. 56|
Born: 11 January 1971|
Palmarejo, Zulia, Venezuela
|April 4, 1996|
|Last professional appearance|
|July 12, 1996|
Alexander Delgado (born January 11, 1971) is a former Venezuelan catcher in Major League Baseball who played with the Boston Red Sox in their 1996 season. Listed at 6' 0", 160 lb., Delgado batted and threw right-handed. He was born in Palmarejo, Zulia.
In between, Delgado played winter ball with four different clubs of the Venezuelan League during 23 seasons spanning 1988–2011.
His teammates dubbed him El Señor de los Anillos (The Lord of the Rings), as he was a member of 11 champion teams while collecting the most Championship Series rings of any player in Venezuelan professional baseball history. Additionally, he catched for the Tigres de Aragua club that clinched the 2009 Caribbean Series title.
A dependable and durable catcher for 23 years, Delgado played more than 2,000 games in his career before retiring in 2011 at the age of 40.