Luis Severino, Pitcher, New York Yankees, #40


Date of Birth: 2/20/1994
Birthplace: Sabana de la Mar, Dominican Republic
Nickname: Sevvy

Luis Severino, pitcher for the New York Yankees, signed with the Yankees in 2012. He pitched in the Yankees' minor league system from 2012 through part of 2015. In 67 games, he pitched 320.2 innings and he had a 23-11 record, 323 strikeouts to 81 walks, and a 2.30 ERA.

Severino became the youngest major league starting pitcher in 2015 when he joined the Yankees on August 5th. He pitched in 11 games and he had a 5-3 record, 56 strikeouts to 22 walks, and a 2.89 ERA in 62.1 innings.

Severino finished the 2016 season with a 5.83 ERA in 11 games as a starter and 11 games in relief with the Yankees. He had 3 wins to 8 losses and 66 strikeouts to 25 walks in 71.0 innings.

Career pitching statistics for Severino through 2016 include:

  • 33 games played
  • 133.1 innings pitched
  • 8-11 win-loss record
  • 122 strikeouts to 47 walks
  • 4.46 ERA

Sources for Information
Wikipedia - Luis Severino
Baseball Reference - Luis Severino