Scott Oberg, Relief Pitcher, Colorado Rockies, #45
Date of Birth: 3/13/1990
Birthplace: Tewksbury, Massachusetts
College: University of Connecticut
Scott Oberg, relief pitcher for the Colorado Rockies, had Tommy John surgery in 2011 while at the University of Connecticut. He was drafted by the Rockies the following year. He pitched in their minor league system from 2012 through 2014.
Oberg pitched in 64 games with the Rockies in 2015. He finished the season with 3 wins and 4 losses, 1 save, 44 strikeouts to 31 walks, and a 5.09 ERA in 58.1 innings.
Oberg spent time on the DL in 2016 with arm issues that limited his playing time to just 24 games. He finished the season with 1 win and 1 loss, 1 save, 20 strikeouts to 11 walks, and a 5.19 ERA in 26.0 innings.