Drew Hutchison, Pitcher, Pittsburgh Pirates


Date of Birth: 8/22/1990
Birthplace: Lakeland, Florida
Current Salary: $2,300,000

Drew Hutchison, pitcher for the Pittsburgh Pirates, was drafted by the Toronto Blue Jays in 2009. He pitched in the Blue Jays' minor league system from 2010 through 2013, finishing with an 18-13 record and a 2.80 ERA in 56 games.

Hutchison joined the Blue Jays in 2012 but his playing time was limited by injuries and Tommy John surgery. In 11 games in 2012, he pitched 58.2 innings and he had a 5-3 record with a 4.60 ERA.

In 2013, Hutchison pitched only in the minor leagues while rehabbing from his surgery. He finished the 2014 season with an 11-13 record, 184 strikeouts to 60 walks, and a 4.48 ERA in 184.2 innings in 32 games.

Hutchison pitched his second career complete game shutout on May 25, 2015. He shut out the White Sox by a score of 6-0. He finished the 2015 season with a 13-5 record, 129 strikeouts to 44 walks, and a 5.57 ERA in 150.1 innings in 30 games.

Hutchison was traded to the Pirates on August 1, 2016. He spent most of the 2016 season in the minors, pitching just 24.0 innings in 3 games with the Blue Jays and 6 games with the Pirates.

Career pitching statistics for Hutchison through 2016 include:

  • 82 games played
  • 417.2 innings pitched
  • 30-21 win-loss record
  • 384 strikeouts to 131 walks
  • 4.93 ERA

Sources for Information
Wikipedia - Drew Hutchison
ESPN - Drew Hutchison