Jameson Taillon, Starting Pitcher, Pittsburgh Pirates, #50
Date of Birth: 11/18/1991
Birthplace: Lakeland, Florida
Jameson Taillon, starting pitcher for the Pittsburgh Pirates, was drafted by the Pirates in 2010. He was a starting pitcher in the Pirates' minor league system from 2011 through 2014. He had Tommy John surgery in April, 2014, and he missed the entire season. The following season, he didn't play due to a hernia issue.
Taillon joined the Pirates' starting rotation for 18 games in 2016. He finished the season with 5 wins to 4 losses, 85 strikeouts to 17 walks, and a 3.38 ERA in 104.0 innings.