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54 Sonny Gray SP

Cincinnati Reds

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March 27, 2020 11:28 PM
Reds' Sonny Gray: Working out at home
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Gray has been able to work out with teammate Curt Casali during MLB's shutdown period, reports.

Gray only threw seven innings in spring training, as he was just a tad behind his teammates because of his offseason arthroscopic elbow surgery to remove bone chips. He was fully healthy in those outings, however. He should be at full capacity whenever baseball is ready to resume.

February 27, 2020 02:08 AM
Reds' Sonny Gray: Two scoreless innings
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Gray threw two scoreless innings in his spring training debut against the Mariners on Wednesday, striking out three in the process. The outing was Gray's first since having bone chips removed from his elbow in September, Mark Sheldon of reports.

Gray came away encouraged from the results. "Man, I was excited for today. It was nice," Gray said. "I was trying to throw my fastball and just rip it the whole time. I checked a lot of boxes. I got my mind right. I was able to compete. It was good. I wished I could have gotten a leadoff hitter out, but other than that, it was good." After being limited to 175 innings last season, Gray could carry a heavier workload in 2020.

February 24, 2020 06:00 PM
Reds' Sonny Gray: Scheduled to start Wednesday
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Gray (elbow) is scheduled to make his first start of the spring Wednesday against the Mariners, according to

Gray spent the offseason working his way back from elbow surgery, and it appears everything went off without a hitch. Barring any setbacks this spring, Gray figures to take the ball at some point during the Reds' season-opening series with the Cardinals.

February 15, 2020 06:16 PM
Reds' Sonny Gray: Throwing bullpen sessions
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Gray (elbow) has been throwing bullpen sessions already without suffering the elbow cramps and stiffness that he felt last spring, Mark Sheldon of reports.

Gray had bone chips in his elbow that were removed in September and dealt with them for years. "It's been pretty normal," Gray said Saturday about his recent bullpen sessions. "I probably threw more this offseason than I have. It'll be achy every now and again. But I threw my long bullpen [session] and came in and it feels great and it feels good today. It's weird, because it doesn't pop. I'm so used to throwing and it getting really stiff and having to pop it and spending hours in the training room."

September 25, 2019 03:56 PM
Reds' Sonny Gray: Opts for arthroscopic elbow surgery
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Gray underwent arthroscopic surgery on his right elbow Wednesday, Mark Sheldon of reports.

The procedure, which cleaned up loose bodies that he apparently dealt with all season, isn't expected to affect Gray's normal offseason routine. The right-hander enjoyed a bounce-back campaign in 2019, compiling a 2.87 ERA, 1.08 WHIP and 205 strikeouts across 175.1 innings (31 starts) with the Reds.

September 25, 2019 12:52 PM
Reds' Sonny Gray: Strikes out six in final start
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Gray (11-8) allowed three earned runs on three hits and two walks while striking out six across five innings to take the loss Tuesday against the Brewers.

Gray was limited to just 74 pitches in his final start of the season, marking just his second start in his last 10 in which he didn't throw at least six innings. Overall, it was a stellar bounce-back season for Gray, as he posted a 2.87 ERA and 1.08 WHIP across 175.1 innings. His 205 punchouts were a career high -- his previous high was 183 across 219 frames in 2014. While still not among the elite pitchers in the game, Gray reestablished himself as a high-end pitching option heading into 2020.

September 24, 2019 05:00 PM
Reds' Sonny Gray: Making final start
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Gray will be making his final start of the year Tuesday against the Brewers, Bobby Nightengale of The Cincinnati Enquirer reports.

Gray would be on schedule to pitch on the final day of the season Sunday in Pittsburgh, but the Reds will elect to go with a bullpen day instead. The right-hander has exceeded expectations in his first season in Cincinnati, posting a 2.80 ERA and a career-high 199 strikeouts through 30 starts.

September 18, 2019 09:20 AM
Reds' Sonny Gray: Extends quality start streak
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Gray (11-7) picked up the win in Tuesday's 4-2 victory over the Cubs, allowing two runs on four hits and three walks over 6.2 innings while striking out nine.

The right-hander has given the Reds quality starts in each of his last six trips to the mound and eight of nine since the beginning of August, posting a stellar 1.46 ERA, 0.99 WHIP and 69:27 K:BB through 55.2 innings over that stretch. Off days and Cincy's six-man rotation seem set to give Gray some extra rest, but he could get a final chance to play spoiler for an NL Central rival during next week's home series against the Brewers.

September 12, 2019 10:20 PM
Reds' Sonny Gray: Strikes out nine in loss
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Gray (10-7) gave up three runs on two hits and three walks while striking out nine over 6.1 innings to take the loss against the Mariners on Wednesday.

Gray was pitching a no-hitter going into the the seventh inning, but he hit a batter, walked another, and gave up a three-run homer to put a tough finish on an otherwise spectacular outing. It's been a nice stretch for the 29-year-old, as he's posted a 4-1 record with a 1.50 ERA and a 0.95 in his last seven starts. Gray is scheduled to make his next start Monday against the Cubs at Wrigley Field.

September 6, 2019 12:16 AM
Reds' Sonny Gray: Settles for no-decision
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Gray allowed one run on four hits with seven strikeouts and zero walks across six innings during a no-decision against the Phillies on Thursday.

The 29-year-old was outstanding, and the Reds finally gave him a lead in the sixth, which he departed with, but the Cincinnati bullpen was unable to hold it. Still, the performance extends Gray's streak of allowing two or fewer runs in his last seven outings. Since July 22, he is 5-0 with a 1.50 ERA in nine starts. Overall, Gray, who is scheduled to make his next start Wednesday at the Mariners, is 10-6 with a 2.75 ERA, 1.10 WHIP and 181 strikeouts in 157.1 innings this season.

September 1, 2019 01:20 PM
Reds' Sonny Gray: Pitches well in no-decision
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Gray didn't factor in the decision in Game 2 of Saturday's doubleheader at St. Louis after giving up one unearned run on five hits across 6.2 innings. He struck out four and walked two.

Gray had won his last four starts but saw that streak come to an end as the Reds managed only three hits during the nightcap. The right-hander has been reliable on the mound all season, but he's really excelled since the All-Star break with a 1.62 ERA, 1.02 WHIP and 71:21 K:BB over 61 innings.

August 26, 2019 10:28 PM
Reds' Sonny Gray: Strikes out six in win
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Gray (10-6) gave up two runs on two hits and five walks while striking out six through six innings to earn the win over the Marlins on Monday.

Gray struggled with his control, but he did enough to deliver another quality start. Since the All-Star break, the 29-year-old has a 5-1 record with a 1.83 ERA in nine starts. Gray is scheduled to pitch the first game of a doubleheader Saturday against the Cardinals at Busch Stadium.

August 21, 2019 03:32 PM
Reds' Sonny Gray: Dominates to earn ninth win
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Gray (9-6) allowed one earned run on four hits and three walks while striking out 10 across six innings to earn the win Tuesday against the Padres.

Gray held the Padres scoreless through 5.2 innings, until he surrendered a solo home run to Josh Naylor. That didn't sour his spectacular performance as he generated 19 swinging strikes to back his second straight double-digit strikeout performance (third of the campaign). Through 138.2 innings, Gray now owns a 2.92 ERA and 1.12 WHIP to go along with 164 strikeouts for the season. He's shown no signs of slowing down, allowing just one earned run across his last 24 innings -- a span of four starts. He'll look to keep things going in his next appearance, currently scheduled for Monday at Miami.

August 16, 2019 02:20 AM
Reds' Sonny Gray: Dominates Cardinals
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Gray (8-6) picked up the win against the Cardinals on Thursday, giving up no runs on just one hit over five innings, striking out 10 and walking three as the Reds won 2-1.

The right-hander didn't work very deep into the game, but he was suffocating over his five frames in logging his second double-digit strikeout effort of the season. Gray has been fantastic in 2019, as this performance gives him a shiny 2.98 ERA, 1.12 WHIP and 154:50 K:BB across 132.2 innings.

August 11, 2019 12:00 PM
Reds' Sonny Gray: Fans seven in win over Cubs
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Gray (7-6) allowed two hits and four walks while striking out seven over six scoreless innings in a win over the Cubs on Saturday.

The Reds put a hurting on Kyle Hendricks early and Gray cruised, with no Cubs baserunner advancing past second base against the right-hander. Since starting the season 0-4 with a 4.30 ERA in his first nine starts, Gray has gone 7-2 with a 2.47 ERA, 1.10 WHIP and 96:31 K:BB over his last 83.2 innings. He lines up to face the Cardinals at home next week.

August 5, 2019 11:04 AM
Reds' Sonny Gray: Tosses seven scoreless
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Gray threw seven shutout innings with four hits and four walks along with seven strikeouts during a no-decision against the Braves on Sunday.

While four walks was his most since June 21, Gray pitched very well and was more than deserving of a win, but the Reds bullpen gave up three runs over the eighth and ninth to blow his chance. With the seven scoreless frames, Gray dropped his ERA to 3.25, which is his best mark in the category since the middle of April. He is also 6-6 with a 1.13 WHIP and 137 strikeouts in 121.2 innings this season. Next, Gray will face the Cubs on Saturday.

July 29, 2019 11:08 PM
Reds' Sonny Gray: Gives up four runs in win
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Gray (6-6) gave up four runs on six hits and one walk while striking out three through 5.1 innings to take the win over the Pirates on Monday.

Gray gave up only two runs going into the sixth inning and was pulled after giving up two singles in the frame. Unfortunately, the Reds bullpen would allow a grand slam that tacked those two runs onto his ERA. Despite the tough finish, Gray had a 2.24 ERA and a 39:7 K:BB in July. The right-hander has a 3.45 ERA with a 10.2 K/9 through 21 starts this season. Gray will make his next start Saturday against the Braves at SunTrust Park.

July 25, 2019 03:56 PM
Reds' Sonny Gray: Start pushed back
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Gray will start Monday against the Pirates.

Gray was originally scheduled to pitch over the weekend, but the right-hander will be afforded an extra day of rest before his next start with Alex Wood (back) set to rejoin the rotation Sunday. In three starts since the All-Star break, Gray owns an impressive 1.84 ERA, 0.84 WHIP and 24:5 K:BB in 19 innings.

July 23, 2019 10:52 AM
Reds' Sonny Gray: Strikes out seven in no-decision
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Gray gave up one run on four hits and two walks while striking out seven through six innings in a no-decision against the Brewers on Monday.

Gray was stellar again, racking up 22 called strikes on his way to a quality start. In the three starts coming into this game, Gray had a 2-0 record with a 1.96 ERA, and he has allowed three earned runs or fewer in 18 of his 20 starts. The 29-year-old has a 28.6 K% and a 3.29 ERA this season. Gray will make his next start Sunday against the Rockies at Great American Ball Park.

July 17, 2019 08:24 PM
Reds' Sonny Gray: Dealt tough loss
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Gray (5-6) took the loss Wednesday against the Cubs after giving up two runs on two hits over six innings. He struck out eight and walked none.

Gray served up a pair of solo homers but otherwise kept the Cubs off the basepaths, though the Reds were unable to provide him much offensive support. The right-hander has a 1.64 ERA, 0.73 WHIP and 35:5 K:BB in his last four starts, and he'll look to continue that trend Monday at Milwaukee.

Situational Stats
vs Pittsburgh 20.222 3.480717
vs LHB 78.200 2.9703493
vs RHB 96.200 2.79034112
Last 7 Games
Fantasy Points by Week
Pitching Stats
2013OAK53 2.6712100000 64.0512219402067
2014OAK1410 3.0833332200 219.0187847515774183
2015OAK147 2.7331313200 208.0166716317259169
2016OAK511 5.6922220000 117.013380741824294
2017OAK-NYY1012 3.5527271000 162.1139796419357153
2018NYY119 4.9030230000 130.1138737114857123
2019CIN118 2.8731310000 175.1122595617768205
2020CIN00 ---0000000.00000000
Total 7060 3.5318617764001076.093646842210429377994
Batting Stats
2013OAK12000000000 --- --- ---
2014OAK33200000100 .000 .000 .000
2015OAK31601000400 .167 .167 .167
2016OAK22200000100 .000 .000 .000
2017OAK-NYY27000000000 --- --- ---
2018NYY30210000000 .000 .000 .000
2019CIN3446370321900 .188 .196 .152
Total 18958480322500 .167 .172 .138
Fielding Stats
2013OAKP12102091010 .950
2014OAKP333362184133 .952
2016OAKP222222101113 .955
2017OAK-NYYP272740162131 .925
2018NYYP302334151810 .971
2019CINP313143221924 .953
Total  1861772811271431112 .961
More Pitching Stats
2013OAK07746 1.7611112 .214261 10.0 .2980
2014OAK2291157 1.99731015 .232899 11.0 .3270
2015OAK0255180 1.52720013 .217831 9.8 .3160
2016OAK015491 1.79410015 .286517 13.6 .4750
2017OAK-NYY1206120 1.821130011 .226678 11.0 .3740
2018NYY0151105 1.5071319 .270582 14.0 .4190
2019CIN1171135 1.36145017 .196708 10.1 .3250
2020CIN000 ---00000 ---0 --- ---0
Total 41305834 1.6751165372 .2334476 11.2 .3590
Postseason Pitching Stats
2013OAK01 2.08220000 13.0103310612
2017NYY01 4.32220000 8.14541266
Total 02 2.95440000 21.11487221218
Minor League Pitching Stats
2011AA-Midland Rockhounds10 0.4555000 20.0151100618
2011R-Azl Athletics01 4.5011000 2.04110002
2012AAA-Sacramento River Cat00 9.0011000 4.010440112
2012AA-Midland Rockhounds69 4.142626110148.01487368845797
2013AAA-Sacramento River Cat107 3.422020100118.111751455039118
2017AFA-Stockton Ports10 0.0011000 5.01000006
2017AAA-Nashville Sounds10 0.0011000 6.02000007
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Nashville, TN
Cincinnati Reds
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