Kevin Quackenbush, Relief Pitcher


Date of Birth: 11/28/1988
Birthplace: Land O'Lakes, Florida
College: University of South Florida

Kevin Quackenbush, relief pitcher, was drafted by the San Diego Padres in 2011. He pitched in their minor league system from 2011 through 2013.

Quackenbush pitched in 56 games with the Padres in 2014. He finished the season with a 2.48 ERA, 3 wins and 3 losses, 6 saves, and 56 strikeouts to 18 walks in 54.1 innings. He gave up 42 hits and 15 runs. The following season, he had a 4.01 ERA in 58.1 innings in 57 games.

In 2016, Quackenbush had a 3.92 ERA in 60 games. He finished the season with 7 wins and 7 losses, 2 saves, and 42 strikeouts to 22 walks.

The Padres designated Quackenbush for assignment on September 1, 2017. He became a free agent on October 2, 2017. He finished the 2017 season with no wins and 2 losses, 23 strikeouts to 16 walks, and a 7.86 ERA in 26.1 innings in 20 games.

Career pitching statistics for Quackenbush through 2017 include:

  • 193 games played
  • 198.2 innings pitched
  • 13-14 win-loss record
  • 8 saves
  • 179 strikeouts to 76 walks
  • 4.08 ERA

Sources for Information
Wikipedia - Kevin Quackenbush
ESPN - Kevin Quackenbush