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39 Aaron Bummer RP

Chicago White Sox

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
9%6%
Key Stats
IPW-LSVERAKsBB
34.10-011.833411
Pitching Summary
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVSVOINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2018CHW014.26370000131.2401915111035
2019CHW001.83290001234.12087231134

Player Updates

July 8, 2019 11:00 AM
White Sox's Aaron Bummer: Earns 10th hold
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Bummer allowed a solo home run and a walk over two innings to pick up the hold in Sunday's 3-1 win over the Cubs.

Bummer is fitting in quite nicely in the setup role he wrested away from an ineffective Kelvin Herrera, posting a 1.89 ERA with 34 strikeouts over 33.1 innings. The home run was just the second he's allowed in 2019.

June 30, 2019 12:20 PM
White Sox's Aaron Bummer: Has closing stuff per manager
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

White Sox manager Rick Renteria feels Bummer can be a closer, David Just of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.

Bummer is having a breakout season in the bullpen, and Renteria made a case for him as an All-Star and a closer Saturday. "He's got good enough stuff to do that," Renteria said of Bummer closing. "I think nobody would mistake that his stuff is lights out. When he's good he can dominate any hitter." Alex Colome has filled the closer's role well for the White Sox, so Bummer's not about to be promoted unless the team falls out of postseason contention and trades Colome. Bummer, who has one save and eight holds, has a 1.95 ERA with one home run allowed and 28 strikeouts over 27.2 innings.

June 14, 2019 01:40 AM
White Sox's Aaron Bummer: Nets first save
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Bummer tossed a scoreless ninth inning to pick up the save against the Yankees on Thursday, allowing one hit while striking out two.

Alex Colome was presumably unavailable after recording a five-out save Wednesday, so Bummer got the nod to finish things off. The 25-year-old did so in strong fashion, blanking the Yankees to pick up his first save in the big leagues. Through 18 appearances, Bummer owns a 1.37 ERA, 0.71 WHIP and 20:5 K:BB.

June 9, 2019 08:40 AM
White Sox's Aaron Bummer: Preserves Giolito's win
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Bummer got the only batter he faced to earn his fourth hold in Saturday's 2-0 win over the Royals.

Bummer came on to mop up the eighth for Lucas Giolito and held the fort for closer Alex Colome to save the game. It was the second straight Giolito start in which Bummer entered the eighth inning with men on and held the lead. Bummer has allowed one earned run over 17.1 innings and moved into a prominent bullpen role.

May 14, 2019 03:04 PM
White Sox's Aaron Bummer: Pitches in setup role
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Bummer worked around a walk in one-third of an inning to record his second hold in Monday's 5-2 win over the Indians.

Bummer was used as the bridge from starter Reynaldo Lopez to closer Alex Colome, a nod to the good work he's done since being called up from Triple-A Charlotte. He's allowed two hits and two walks over 9.1 scoreless innings since his promotion and appears to be in the mix for high-leverage and setup work. The eighth inning had been the domain of Kelvin Herrera, but he's allowed runs in six of his last 10 appearances, a stretch that includes 14 hits, six walks and 10 runs allowed.

May 12, 2019 04:56 PM
White Sox's Aaron Bummer: No earned runs allowed
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Bummer struck out one in a perfect inning in Sunday's 5-1 win over the Blue Jays.

Bummer has been an effective reliever for the White Sox since his callup from Triple-A Charlotte. He's allowed just one unearned run, two hits and one walk over nine innings.

April 28, 2019 12:12 PM
White Sox's Aaron Bummer: Joins big-league club
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Bummer was recalled from Triple-A Charlotte on Sunday.

Bummer will get his first taste of the major leagues this season after Nate Jones (elbow) and Eloy Jimenez (ankle) were placed on the injured list. He has pitched well at Triple-A Charlotte, recording a 2.35 ERA across 7.2 innings of work.

March 18, 2019 02:36 PM
White Sox's Aaron Bummer: Optioned to Triple-A
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Bummer was optioned to Triple-A Charlotte on Monday.

Bummer seemed to have a shot at a bullpen role but will have to make the case for a roster spot during his time in the minors. His 12.00 ERA in six spring innings can't have helped him as he pushed for a job.

September 2, 2018 02:13 AM
White Sox's Aaron Bummer: Joins big-league club
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Bummer was recalled from Triple-A Charlotte on Saturday.

Bummer last saw the majors in early June and had a solid 3.26 ERA and 21:6 K:BB over 19.1 innings. The 24-year-old did allow a .321 opponent batting average and a 1.71 WHIP, which suggests some regression is likely in order. The 24-year-old could be used as a situational left-hander for the White Sox.

June 7, 2018 12:16 AM
White Sox's Aaron Bummer: Sent to minors
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Bummer was optioned to Triple-A Charlotte on Wednesday, Daryl Van Schouwen of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.

The White Sox are expected to announce a corresponding roster move prior to Thursday's series finale against the Twins. Bummer owns a solid 3.26 ERA and 21:6 K:BB across 19.1 innings this season, so he'll likely be back with the big club when a fresh reliever is needed.

April 28, 2018 09:24 AM
White Sox's Aaron Bummer: Kept away from righty hitters
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Bummer pitched a third of an inning and uncorked a wild pitch in Friday's 7-4 extra-inning win over the Royals.

The wild pitch allowed Whit Merrifield to score and moved Mike Moustakas to second base, setting the stage for him to score the tying run later in the inning. If possible, the White Sox are limiting Bummer to left-handed batters only, as was the case Friday when he was brought on to face Lucas Duda. He's faced one batter in each of his last three outings. The 24-year-old southpaw is limiting lefty hitters to a .563 OPS while righties are at .839 this season.

March 25, 2018 03:24 PM
White Sox's Aaron Bummer: Gets Opening Day roster spot
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

The White Sox will include Bummer in their bullpen when their season opens Thursday against the Royals, Daryl Van Schouwen of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.

With a 3.60 ERA and 13 strikeouts over 10 innings in Cactus League play, Bummer did enough to beat out Robbie Ross for one of the final openings in the bullpen. Though the White Sox are short on quality relief talent, Bummer isn't expected to ascend quickly in the bullpen hierarchy after largely failing to impress in his 30 appearances with the big club a season ago. The lefty finished with a 4.50 ERA and 17:15 K:BB across 22 innings.

March 22, 2018 08:28 AM
White Sox's Aaron Bummer: Throws scoreless inning Wednesday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Bummer pitched a clean inning of relief in Wednesday's game against the Padres.

Bummer finished up the 2017 season as a bullpen regular, but the left-hander faces competition this spring from the recently signed Robbie Ross. That the White Sox felt the need to add Ross suggests Bummer is not guaranteed a spot.

August 17, 2017 06:24 AM
White Sox's Aaron Bummer: Part of failed closer committee
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Bummer allowed a hit to the only batter he faced in the ninth inning of Wednesday's 5-4 loss to the Dodgers. He was charged with an earned run.

This was the White Sox's first save opportunity since they traded Tyler Clippard, so we watched with some interest. Manager Rick Renteria tried to navigate the inning by matching up right-on-righty and lefty-on-lefty. Bummer entered the game after Gregory Infante to face Cody Bellinger, who delivered a single and came around to score on a hit allowed by Jake Petricka. None of the closing candidates are inspiring and if Renteria continues to play the matchup game, fantasy owners are left hoping that a given matchup favors them.

July 28, 2017 10:16 AM
White Sox's Aaron Bummer: Summoned to majors
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

The White Sox called up Bummer from Triple-A Charlotte on Thursday, Colleen Kane of the Chicago Tribune reports.

The 23-year-old left-hander compiled a solid 3.00 ERA in 33 innings with Double-A Birmingham, accompanied by 34 strikeouts and 16 walks. Bummer will occupy a depth role for a club suddenly lacking reliable high-leverage relievers, considering the White Sox traded David Robertson, Tommy Kahnle, Anthony Swarzak and Dan Jennings in the last week or so.

Situational Stats
SituationIPWLERASVBBSO
vs Kansas City 3.100 0.00014
vs LHB 11.000 0.000311
vs RHB 23.100 2.700823
Last 7 Games
  OPP W L SV IP H ER BB Ks
6/26@BOS0001.03101
6/28MIN0001.21021
6/30MIN0001.22002
7/3DET0001.00002
7/3DET0001.00010
7/7CHC0002.01112
7/13@OAK0001.00000
Two Week Schedule
JULY
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
14
@OAK
L2-3
15
@KC
L2-5
16
@KC
L0-11
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@KC
L5-7
18
@KC
1:15 pm
19
@TB
7:10 pm
20
@TB
6:10 pm
21
@TB
1:10 pm
22
MIA
8:10 pm
23
MIA
8:10 pm
24
MIA
8:10 pm
25
MIN
8:10 pm
26
MIN
8:10 pm
27
MIN
7:10 pm
= probable start
Fantasy Points by Week
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Pitching Stats
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVSVOINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2017CHW13 4.503000001 22.0131111411517
2018CHW01 4.263700001 31.2401915111035
2019CHW00 1.832900012 34.12087231134
Total 14 3.389600014 88.0733833753686
Batting Stats
YearTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2017CHW30000000000 --- --- ---
2018CHW37000000000 --- --- ---
2019CHW29000000000 --- --- ---
Total 96000000000 --- --- ---
Fielding Stats
YearTeamPosnGGSTCPOAEDPFLD%
2017CHWP30081611 .875
2018CHWP370312011.000
2019CHWP29092610 .889
Total  9602041422 .900
More Pitching Stats
YearTeamIBBGOAOGO/AOSBCSPKBKWPAVGPAMB9SLGRPF
2017CHW12916 1.9411101 .17891 11.9 .3701
2018CHW04315 3.2041017 .301144 14.5 .3761
2019CHW04817 3.1800003 .169133 8.9 .2541
Total 112048 2.77521111 .225368 11.7 .3303
Minor League Pitching Stats
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2014R-Great Falls Voyagers00 2.45160001 22.0187612628
2016AFA-Winston-Salem Dash01 1.8040000 5.04210011
2016R-Great Falls Voyagers11 3.3870000 8.073300411
2016R-AZL White Sox00 12.2740000 3.25550026
2017AFA-Winston-Salem Dash02 4.9180002 11.0106620315
2017AAA-Charlotte Knights00 1.8030000 5.05210015
2017AA-Birmingham Barons13 3.00171003 33.0291111201634
 

Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-3/200
Birthdate:
9/21/1993
Age:
25
Hometown:
Valencia, CA
Bats/Throws:
L/L
Team:
Chicago White Sox
College:
Nebraska
MLB Experience:
3