After brief appearances in the majors with Oakland both in 2016 and 2017, Nunez began receiving regular playing time after being selected off waivers from Teas. With both the Rangers and Orioles in 2018, he batted .258 with eight homers and 14 doubles in 73 games. He owns a .249 average and 60 home runs in 317 games at Triple-A. Last year, he was somewhat error-prone with 12 errors in 64 starts at third base. he turns 25 on April 4.