Robbie Ray, Starting Pitcher, Arizona Diamondbacks, #38


Date of Birth: 10/1/1991
Birthplace: Brentwood, Tennessee

Robbie Ray, starting pitcher for the Arizona Diamondbacks, was first drafted by the Washington Nationals in 2010. He pitched in the Nationals' minor league system from 2010 through 2013. He was traded to the Detroit Tigers in December, 2013, and he continued in the minor leagues through most of 2014. As a minor league pitcher, he had a 24-26 record and 418 strikeouts to 193 walks in 437.2 innings in 90 games.

In 2014, Ray pitched 28.2 innings in 9 games with the Tigers. He had a 1-4 record and an 8.16 ERA during that time.

Ray was traded to the Diamondbacks in December, 2014. He pitched in 23 games in 2015 and he finished with a 5-12 record, 119 strikeouts to 49 walks, and a 3.52 ERA in 127.2 innings.

In 2016, Ray had a 4.90 ERA in 32 games. He finished the season with 8 wins to 15 losses and 218 strikeouts to 71 walks in 174.1 innings.

Career pitching statistics for Ray through 2016 include:

  • 64 games played
  • 330.2 innings pitched
  • 14-31 win-loss record
  • 356 strikeouts to 131 walks
  • 4.65 ERA

Sources for Information
Wikipedia - Robbie Ray
ESPN - Robbie Ray
Baseball Reference - Robbie Ray