Wade Miley, Starting Pitcher, Baltimore Orioles, #38


Date of Birth: 11/13/1986
Birthplace: Hammond, Louisiana
College: Southeastern Louisiana University
Current Salary: $8,916,668

Wade Miley, starting pitcher for the Baltimore Orioles, was drafted by the Arizona Diamondbacks in 2008. He pitched in the Diamondbacks' minor league system from 2008 through most of 2011, finishing his minor league career with a 24-21 win-loss record and a 3.69 ERA. He joined the Diamondbacks for eight games in 2011.

In 2012, his first full season in the major leagues, Miley pitched 194.2 innings and he had a 16-11 record with a 3.33 ERA. He pitched 202.2 innings in 33 games in 2013 and he finished with a 10-10 record and a 3.55 ERA. He finished the 2014 season with an 8-12 record, 183 strikeouts to 75 walks, and a 4.34 ERA in 201.1 innings in 33 games.

Miley was traded to the Boston Red Sox on December 12, 2014, for Rubby De La Rosa. He finished the 2015 season with an 11-11 record, 147 strikeouts to 64 walks, and a 4.46 ERA in 193.2 innings in 32 games.

Miley was traded to the Seattle Mariners on December 7, 2015. The Mariners traded him to the Orioles on July 31, 2016. He finished the 2016 season with a 5.37 ERA, 9 wins to 13 losses, and 137 strikeouts to 49 walks in 19 games with the Mariners and 11 games with the Orioles.

Career pitching statistics for Miley through 2016 include:

  • 168 games played
  • 998.1 innings pitched
  • 58-59 win-loss record
  • 783 strikeouts to 309 walks
  • 4.18 ERA

Sources for Information
Wikipedia - Wade Miley
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