Andrew Faulkner, Relief Pitcher, Baltimore Orioles
Date of Birth: 9/12/1992
Birthplace: Bamberg, South Carolina
Andrew Faulkner, relief pitcher for the Baltimore Orioles, was drafted by the Texas Rangers in 2011. He pitched as a starting pitcher in their minor league system from 2011 through 2014.
Faulkner pitched in 11 games as a relief pitcher with the Rangers in 2015. He had a 2.79 ERA in 9.2 innings. He also pitched 100.1 innings in 34 games in the minors.
Faulkner spent most of the 2016 season in the minors, pitching just 6.2 innings in 9 games of relief with the Rangers.
The Rangers traded Faulkner to the Orioles on April 6, 2017.
Pitching statistics for Faulkner as a minor league player from 2011 through 2016 include:
- 165 games played
- 511.0 innings pitched
- 35-24 win-loss record
- 6 saves
- 460 strikeouts to 198 walks
- 3.49 ERA