Amir Garrett, Starting Pitcher, Cincinnati Reds, #50

Date of Birth: 5/3/1992
Birthplace: Victorville, California
College: St. John's University
Current Salary: $535,000

Amir Garrett, starting pitcher for the Cincinnati Reds, was drafted by the Reds in 2011. While playing in the Reds' minor league system, he continued at St. John's University, playing on their basketball team. He eventually gave up basketball to play baseball full-time in the Reds' system.

Pitching statistics for Garrett as a minor league pitcher from 2012 through 2016 include:

  • 100 games played (96 games as a starting pitcher)
  • 496.0 innings pitched
  • 25-29 win-loss record
  • 442 strikeouts to 204 walks
  • 3.18 ERA

Sources for Information
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