Jandel Gustave, Relief Pitcher, Houston Astros, #61
Date of Birth: 10/12/1992
Birthplace: Pimentel, Duarte, Dominican Republic
Current Salary: $537,200
Jandel Gustave, relief pitcher for the Houston Astros, was signed by the Astros in May, 2010. From December 11, 2014, until April 3, 2015, he was with four teams. First, the Boston Red Sox acquired him in the 2014 Rule 5 draft on December 11, 2014. He was traded that day to the Kansas City Royals. On March 26, 2015, he was claimed off waivers by the San Diego Padres and on April 3rd, he was returned to the Astros.
Gustave played in the minor leagues from 2010 through part of 2016. He was both a starter and a reliever from 2010 through 2014 and only a reliever in 2015 and 2016.
Gustave pitched in 14 games of relief with the Astros in 2016. He had a 3.52 ERA in 15.1 innings. He also pitched in 47 games in the minors.
Pitching statistics for Gustave as a minor league player from 2010 through 2016 include:
- 164 games played
- 312.0 innings pitched
- 17-23 win-loss record
- 25 saves
- 303 strikeouts to 194 walks
- 4.70 ERA