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Houston Astros AL West
 
Zack Greinke • #21 • SP
2-0, 2.08 in last 13IP
Status:On roster
Ht/Wt:6'2", 200 lbs.
Born:Oct 21, 1983 (35 yrs) in Orlando, FL
Hometown:Apopka, FL
Experience:15 years
Drafted:Drafted by Kansas City in 2002 (1/6).
Acquired:Acquired in a trade with Arizona in 2019.
Bats:R
Throws:R
2019 Season Stats
G GS W L CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB K ERA
YTD 26 26 13 4 0 0 0 165 135 56 55 17 28 149 3.00
On Pace 33 33 16 5 0 0 0 207 170 70 69 21 35 187 3.00
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Scouting Report
An elite athlete and competitor, he has ridiculously good command of his mid-90's heat, slider, curve and changeup. Keeps the ball down. Walks very few batters and has improved his strikeout rate to dominant levels. Has learned to harness his intensity but will occasionally lose his composure on the mound. Had anxiety issues early on in his career. Is a somewhat fragile pitcher who gets injured relatively frequently (even for a pitcher).
Long Range Potential: Excellent right-hander, when healthy.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
AL Cy Young Award 2009
NL Silver Slugger 2013
NL Rawlings Gold Glove Award 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014
MLB Named to the All-Star Game 2009
Carolina League (A) Most Valuable Pitcher 2003
Carolina League (A) All-Star Team 2003
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