Adam Warren, Pitcher, New York Yankees
Date of Birth: 8/25/1987
Birthplace: New Bern, North Carolina
College: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Current Salary: $2,290,000
Adam Warren, pitcher for the New York Yankees, was a top player in college. In 2007, his sophomore year at the University of North Carolina, he had a 12-0 record and a 2.17 ERA. The following year, he was drafted by the Cleveland Indians but he opted to continue in college. He signed with the Yankees in 2009 when they drafted him.
Warren pitched in the Yankees' minor league system from 2009 through 2012. He finished with a 3.11 ERA, a 28-25 record, and 394 strikeouts to 142 walks in 90 games. He joined the Yankees for just one game in 2012.
In 2013, Warren pitched 77.0 innings in 34 games out of the Yankees' bullpen. He had a 3.39 ERA and a 3-2 record. The following season, he had a 2.97 ERA, a 3-6 record, and 3 saves in 69 games, again pitching as a relief pitcher.
Warren started the 2015 season as part of the Yankees' starting rotation. He was moved to the bullpen after Ivan Nova returned to the roster on June 29th. He finished the season with a 7-7 record, 1 save, 104 strikeouts to 39 walks, and a 3.29 ERA in 131.1 innings in 43 games.
Warren was traded to the Chicago Cubs on December 8, 2015. He was traded back to the Yankees on July 25, 2016. He finished the 2016 season with a 4.68 ERA, 7 wins to 4 losses, and 52 strikeouts to 29 walks in 29 games with the Cubs and 29 games with the Yankees.
Career pitching statistics for Warren through 2016 include:
- 205 games played
- 354.2 innings pitched
- 20-19 win-loss record
- 5 saves
- 297 strikeouts to 124 walks
- 3.63 ERA