Daniel Wright, Pitcher, Los Angeles Angels, #57
Date of Birth: 4/3/1991
Birthplace: Bartlett, Tennessee
College: Arkansas State University
Daniel Wright, pitcher for the Los Angeles Angels, was first drafted in 2013 by the Cincinnati Reds. He played in the Reds' minor league system from 2013 through 2015.
The Angels claimed Wright off waivers on September 4, 2016. He finished the 2016 season with 1 win to 5 losses, 21 strikeouts to 8 walks, and a 6.13 ERA in 4 games with the Reds (2 as a starting pitcher) and 5 games as a starting pitcher with the Angels. He also pitched 103.2 innings in 25 games in the minors (14 games as a starting pitcher).
Wright was designated for assignment on May 31, 2017.