Nick Vincent, Relief Pitcher, Seattle Mariners, #50
Date of Birth: 7/12/1986
Birthplace: Poway, California
College: California State University, Long Beach
Current Salary: $1,325,000
Nick Vincent, relief pitcher for the Seattle Mariners, was first drafted by the San Diego Padres in 2008. He pitched in the Padres' minor league system from 2008 through half of 2012.
Vincent split his time in 2012 between the minors and the Padres. Pitching out of the Padres' bullpen, he pitched 26.1 innings in 27 games and he had a career low ERA of 1.71. The following season, he pitched 46.1 innings in 45 games and he had a 2.14 ERA. He also pitched in 24 games in the minors in 2013.
Vincent had a full season with the Padres in 2014, pitching in a career high 63 games. He finished the season with a 3.60 ERA and 62 strikeouts to just 11 walks in 55.0 innings. He spent a good part of the 2015 season back in the minors, pitching in 26 games with the Padres and in 40 games in the minor leagues. In his time with the Padres, he pitched 23.0 innings and he had a 2.35 ERA.
The Padres traded Vincent to the Mariners on March 30, 2016. He finished the 2016 season with a 3.73 ERA, 4 wins and 4 losses, 3 saves, and 65 strikeouts to 15 walks in 60.1 innings in 60 games.
Career pitching statistics for Vincent through 2016 include:
- 221 games played
- 211.0 innings pitched
- 13-10 win-loss record
- 226 strikeouts to 54 walks
- 2.94 ERA