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21 Zack Greinke SP

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August 14, 2019 02:44 AM
Astros' Zack Greinke: Picks up second win with Astros
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Greinke (12-4) allowed two runs on seven hits with two walks and six strikeouts across six innings to earn a victory in the first game of a doubleheader against the White Sox on Tuesday.

Although he won in his Astros debut, his second outing went much smoother, and he picked up his 12th win of the season. Even though he allowed five runs in his first start with the Astros, Greinke owns a 3.00 ERA in his last six appearances. Overall, has a 3.08 ERA, 0.99 WHIP and 143 strikeouts in 158 innings this season. Greinke will make his next start Sunday at the Athletics.

August 12, 2019 06:12 PM
Astros' Zack Greinke: Start pushed to Tuesday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Greinke will pitch Game 1 of Tuesday's doubleheader after Monday's matchup against the White Sox was postponed due to inclement weather, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.

Greinke won his Houston debut against the Rockies on Tuesday, but he'll have to wait another day before toeing the rubber again. He owns a 3.08 ERA and 0.97 WHIP with a 137:23 K:BB over 152 innings this season.

August 7, 2019 02:16 PM
Astros' Zack Greinke: Wins Astros debut
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Greinke (11-4) picked up the win against the Rockies on Tuesday, giving up five earned runs on seven hits over six innings, striking out two and walking two in the Astros' 11-6 victory.

Making his team debut, Greinke was having a solid outing, but he served up a three-run home run to Raimel Tapia in the sixth inning that gave him a lackluster final stat line by his standards. Still, he did enough to pick up his 11th win of the season thanks to his teammates providing him with a ton of run support -- something he's likely to continue benefiting from with the move to an Astros team with an excellent lineup. The veteran right-hander now sports a 3.08 ERA, 0.97 WHIP and 137:23 K:BB through 152 innings on the season.

August 1, 2019 05:52 PM
Astros' Zack Greinke: Slated to start Tuesday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Greinke is scheduled to start Tuesday at home against the Rockies, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.

Greinke will make his first start for the Astros on Tuesday after being acquired from the Diamondbacks in a last-minute blockbuster deal Wednesday. The veteran right-hander owns a solid 2.90 ERA, 0.95 WHIP and 135:21 K:BB in 146 innings this season.

July 31, 2019 09:48 PM
Astros' Zack Greinke: Pitches well leading into trade
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Greinke gave up two runs on two hits and three walks over five innings during Wednesday's 7-5 loss to the Yankees. He had seven strikeouts and didn't factor in the decision in what is his final game with Arizona after being traded to Houston.

Greinke served up a two-run homer to Mike Tauchman during the second frame but otherwise limited the Yankees to one hit, though his outing was over after 82 pitches due to a rain delay. The veteran right-hander has a 2.90 ERA, 0.95 WHIP and 135:21 K:BB through 146 innings and figures to join the Astros' starting rotation next Tuesday or Wednesday versus the Rockies.

July 31, 2019 09:16 PM
Astros' Zack Greinke: Dealt to Astros
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Greinke was traded to the Astros on Wednesday, Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic reports.

This was a bit of a shocker, as it had been all quiet on the rumor front with Greinke. The 35-year-old righty has been excellent again this season, logging a 2.87 ERA, 0.94 WHIP and 128:18 K:BB in 141 innings (22 starts). He is owed $64 million through the 2021 season, but the Astros were not on Greinke's no-trade list, so the two sides were able to work out an agreement. Moving from the National League to the American League is not ideal, but the Astros are an excellent team to bank wins on, and pitchers almost always get at least slightly better after arriving in Houston.

July 26, 2019 10:48 PM
Diamondbacks' Zack Greinke: Sharp in no-decision
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Greinke didn't factor into the decision in Friday's 3-2 loss to the Marlins, allowing one run on four hits and a walk over six innings while striking out five.

The right-hander gave up a run in the first inning and then shut down the Miami offense, retiring 11 straight batters at one point. Greinke was headed for his 11th win before Greg Holland blew a 2-1 lead in the ninth, and the Arizona ace will carry a 2.87 ERA and 128:18 K:BB through 141 innings into his next start Wednesday, on the road against the Yankees.

July 21, 2019 01:40 PM
Diamondbacks' Zack Greinke: Gets no help from bullpen
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Greinke allowed two runs on six hits and one walk while striking out nine over seven innings in a no-decision against the Brewers on Saturday.

Greinke did his part, bequeathing a one-run lead to the bullpen, but a combination of Andrew Chafin and Zack Godley gave it all away in 1.1 innings. The Diamondbacks' ace will make his next start Friday at Miami.

July 14, 2019 05:52 PM
Diamondbacks' Zack Greinke: Gives up five runs
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Greinke (10-4) gave up five runs on eight hits and one walk while striking out six through six innings to take the loss against the Cardinals on Sunday.

Greinke forced 12 swinging strikes but allowed too many hits to be effective including a two-run home run to Paul Goldschmidt in the third inning. The 35-year-old allowed his first runs since June 24, and he has only walked two batters in his last 40.1 innings. Greinke will make his next start Friday against the Brewers at Chase Field.

July 13, 2019 10:28 AM
Diamondbacks' Zack Greinke: Lined up to start series finale
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Greinke (personal) is listed as the starting pitcher for Sunday's game against the Cardinals.

Greinke bypassed the All-Star Game earlier this week while tending to the personal issue, but there was never much doubt the matter would impact his availability for the start of the second half. Since being pummeled for a season-high seven runs and giving up four home runs on Opening Day, Greinke has resembled the ace of yore with a 10-2 record, 2.28 ERA and 0.87 WHIP over his subsequent 18 starts.

July 7, 2019 03:08 AM
Diamondbacks' Zack Greinke: Bows out of All-Star Game
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Greinke will not participate in Tuesday's All-Star Game due to a personal matter, Richard Morin of the Arizona Republic reports.

Manager Torey Lovullo said Greinke's absence will likely shake up his rotation for the road series against St. Louis that begins Friday but would not divulge the order of the rotation. Greinke was tentatively expected to start the series opener.

July 6, 2019 01:00 PM
Diamondbacks' Zack Greinke: Punches out nine in win
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Greinke (10-3) earned the win Friday after holding the Rockies scoreless over seven innings, recording nine strikeouts and allowing only four hits.

Greinke was dominant against a tough Rockies lineup to pick up his second straight win. The right-hander did not issue any free passes as he tallied his 2,543th strikeout, surpassing Bartolo Colon (2,535) and Javier Vazquez (2,536) to move into 32nd on the career list. Greinke has now earned 10 wins before the All-Star break for the fourth straight year. The 35-year-old will carry a 2.73 ERA, 0.92 WHIP and 108:15 K:BB into his appearance at this year's All-Star Game.

June 30, 2019 11:20 AM
Diamondbacks' Zack Greinke: Cruises to ninth win
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Greinke (9-3) allowed five hits and struck out six over seven scoreless innings for the win Saturday against the Giants.

Greinke scattered those five hits and was never threatened in the start, the 16th time in 18 outings that he's pitched at least six innings. The Diamondbacks' ace lowered his ERA to an All-Star-worthy 2.90 and will make his next start Friday at home against Colorado.

June 25, 2019 01:24 AM
Diamondbacks' Zack Greinke: No-decision against Dodgers
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Greinke didn't factor into the decision against the Dodgers on Monday, giving up four earned runs on seven hits over six innings, striking out six and walking one in the Diamondbacks' 8-5 victory.

Greinke got off to a rough start, giving up three earned runs in the first inning, but he managed to settle down and salvage a respectable final stat line. He also helped his own cause with his third long ball of the season, touching up Clayton Kershaw with a second-inning solo shot. Greinke is putting in another solid campaign in his age-35 season, as he's sporting a 3.08 ERA, a 0.95 WHIP and a 93:15 K:BB over 108 innings.

June 21, 2019 12:36 AM
Diamondbacks' Zack Greinke: Charged with loss
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Greinke (8-3) surrendered five runs on 11 hits while striking out two through seven innings Wednesday to take the loss against the Rockies.

The right-hander was in unusual form Wednesday, allowing a season-high 11 hits in a tough outing. Greinke held the Rockies scoreless until the fourth inning, when he gave up a two-run homer to Daniel Murphy. He then retired seven of the next eight batters until trouble knocked again in the seventh, when the 35-year-old allowed three runs on six hits, including five straight. On the bright side, Greinke was coming off 7.1 shutout innings against the Nationals and had not allowed a run over his last two starts. Despite the loss, he still owns a 2.91 ERA, 0.93 WHIP and 87:14 K:BB. Greinke will look to rebound when he takes the mound for a Monday start against the Dodgers.

June 13, 2019 10:36 PM
Diamondbacks' Zack Greinke: Notches eighth win
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Greinke (8-2) allowed two hits and no walks while striking out three across 7.1 scoreless innings to earn the win Thursday against the Nationals.

Greinke held a no-hitter through six innings before allowing an infield single to Trea Turner to begin the seventh frame. He worked with exceptional efficiency, beginning 16 of the 23 batters he faced with a strike and needing only 75 pitchers to retire 22 batters. It was another dominant outing for Greinke, who has not allowed an earned in each of his past two starts, spanning 13.1 innings. He'll draw his next start Tuesday at home against the Rockies.

June 9, 2019 12:00 AM
Diamondbacks' Zack Greinke: Cruises through six shutout innings
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Greinke improved to 7-2 on the season after striking out seven in six scoreless innings Saturday against Toronto. He gave up four hits and two walks.

Greinke only allowed two runners to reach scoring position all game. He was pulled after the second of those players, Lourdes Gurriel, led off the seventh inning with a triple. The start was a good recovery from the four runs in four innings he allowed last time out against the Mets, and he lowered his ERA to 2.87 in the process. He'll look to improve that number again Thursday against the Nationals.

June 5, 2019 07:52 PM
Diamondbacks' Zack Greinke: Start pushed to Saturday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Greinke (neck) will start Saturday against the Blue Jays, Jody Jackson of FOX Sports Arizona reports.

Greinke apparently dealt with a bit of a stiff neck during his previous outing, during which he allowed four runs on seven hits and a walk while striking out two in four innings. While his neck is responding well, the Diamondbacks want to play it safe and give the veteran right-hander an extra day of rest before his next outing. As such, he'll flip places in the rotation with Merrill Kelly, who is now scheduled to start Friday's series opener in Toronto.

June 2, 2019 07:28 PM
Diamondbacks' Zack Greinke: Rough outing Saturday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Greinke pitched four innings in a no-decision against the Mets on Saturday, allowing four runs on seven hits and a walk. He struck out two as Arizona won 6-5 in extra innings.

Greinke needed 80 pitches to get through the start, in which he was unusually generous with baserunners. It's the first time since April 9 the right-hander has allowed four or more runs. For the year, Greinke has a 3.09 ERA, 0.93 WHIP and 75 strikeouts over 81.2 innings. He will look to get back on track against the Blue Jays on Friday.

May 27, 2019 08:28 PM
Diamondbacks' Zack Greinke: Delivers another quality start
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Greinke gave up one run on four hits and two walks while striking out six through six innings in a no-decision against the Rockies on Monday.

Other than allowing a solo home run to David Dahl, Greinke put up another solid performance. After a seven-run outing in his first start of the season, the right-hander has pitched 11 consecutive quality starts. He has a 6-1 record with a 2.07 ERA during that span. Greinke will look to keep rolling in his next start Saturday against the Mets.

Situational Stats
vs LHB 77.000 2.8101364
vs RHB 81.000 3.0001279
Last 7 Games
Two Week Schedule
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Pitching Stats
2004KC811 3.9724240000 145.0143646426826100
2005KC517 5.8033332000 183.0233125118231353114
2006KC10 4.26300000 6.17331035
2007KC77 3.6952140011 122.0122525012336106
2008KC1310 3.4732321000 202.1202877821456183
2009KC168 2.1633336300 229.1195645511451242
2010KC1014 4.1733333000 220.021911410218755181
2011MIL166 3.8328280000 171.2161827319445201
2012MIL-LAA155 3.4834340000 212.1200848218254200
2013LAD154 2.6328281100 177.2152545213746148
2014LAD178 2.7132320000 202.1190696119243207
2015LAD193 1.6632321000 222.2148434114540200
2016ARI137 4.3726261100 158.2161807723041134
2017ARI177 3.2032321000 202.1172807225045215
2018ARI1511 3.2133330000 207.2181777428643199
2019ARI-HOU124 2.9125250000 158.0130555116425143
Total 199122 3.36480439165112821.1261611331053287696622578
Batting Stats
2004KC24200000100 .000 .000 .000
2005KC33211110000 .5002.000 .500
2006KC3000000000 --- --- ---
2007KC52100000100 .000 .000 .000
2008KC32702000100 .286 .429 .286
2009KC33601000200 .167 .333 .167
2010KC33600000100 .000 .000 .000
2011MIL294967113910 .192 .204 .143
2012MIL-LAA373337120800 .206 .394 .212
2013LAD29585190471020 .409 .379 .328
2014LAD32605121351100 .262 .350 .200
2015LAD32678152311410 .232 .343 .224
2016ARI2752411033910 .246 .231 .212
2017ARI33624130421800 .246 .274 .210
2018ARI34646150531630 .269 .297 .234
2019ARI-HOU28487133821110 .300 .583 .271
Total 491517491169342611290 .262 .337 .224
Fielding Stats
2005KCP333345192512 .978
2008KCP323236112411 .972
2009KCP333347113514 .979
2010KCP333349143411 .980
2014LADP323259283018 .983
2015LADP323262194122 .968
2016ARIP262649202814 .980
2019ARI-HOUP252558273019 .983
Total  480439700277414947 .987
More Pitching Stats
2004KC3131190 0.7353011 .256599 11.0 .4540
2005KC0189226 0.9053124 .309829 14.7 .4830
2006KC267 0.8600000 .28028 14.2 .4000
2007KC591149 0.6873113 .265507 11.9 .4270
2008KC1201205 1.0524318 .257851 11.7 .4060
2009KC0195228 0.9359205 .230915 9.8 .3360
2010KC1251205 1.331211304 .260919 11.5 .3880
2011MIL0173130 1.42861010 .245715 11.0 .4120
2012MIL-LAA0239173 1.4897508 .249868 10.9 .3660
2013LAD1207157 1.4034205 .234717 10.4 .3550
2014LAD3222157 1.54620012 .247821 10.5 .3730
2015LAD1246204 1.2876207 .187843 7.8 .2760
2016ARI3183148 1.3034101 .262667 11.5 .4440
2017ARI0205164 1.37592012 .230801 9.7 .3870
2018ARI3227183 1.2825004 .231839 10.0 .3900
2019ARI-HOU2162149 1.1914202 .226613 9.1 .3660
Total 2529282675 1.17808025586 .24511532 10.7 .3880
Postseason Pitching Stats
2011MIL11 6.48330000 16.223151241413
2013LAD11 2.57330000 21.0146600217
2014LAD00 0.00110000 7.02000127
2015LAD11 3.29220000 13.2115530117
2017ARI01 7.27220000 8.210772065
Total 34 4.0311110000 67.0603330921559
Minor League Pitching Stats
2002 A-Wilmington00 0.0010000 2.01000000
2002 A-Spokane00 7.7122000 4.29440005
2002 R-Royals00 1.9333000 4.23110034
2003 AA-Wichita43 3.2399000 53.058201953534
2003 A-Wilmington111 1.141414310 87.0561611521378
2004AAA-Omaha11 2.5166000 28.2258822623
2006 AA-Wichita83 4.341817100105.29653511262794
2011AFA-Brevard County Manat00 0.0011000 3.01000004
2011AAA-Nashville Sounds01 4.9122000 7.110441029
2013AFA-Rancho Cucamonga Qua00 6.2311000 4.16831004
2016AAA-Reno Aces01 9.0011000 5.09552025
2016R-AZL D-backs01 0.0011000 3.04100005
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Player Info

Orlando, FL
Houston Astros

MLB Experience:

2003: Minor League Player of the Year
2009: AL Cy Young;AL ERA Leader
2014: NL Gold Glove-SP
2015: NL ERA Leader;NL Gold Glove-SP
2016: NL Gold Glove-SP
2017: NL Gold Glove-SP
2018: NL Gold Glove-SP