Chaz Roe

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Chaz Roe
Baltimore Orioles
Born: (1986-10-06) October 6, 1986 (age 28)
Steubenville, Ohio
Bats: Right Throws: Right
MLB debut
July 1, 2013 for the Arizona Diamondbacks
Career statistics
(through 2014 season)
Win–loss record 1–0
Earned run average 4.44
Strikeouts 28

Chaz Daniel Roe (born October 9, 1986) is an American professional baseball pitcher in the Baltimore Orioles organization. He has previously pitched in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Arizona Diamondbacks and New York Yankees.


Roe attended Lafayette High School in Lexington, Kentucky. In 2004 as a high school player, Roe was considered by Baseball America to be the number 35 prospect in the United States.[1] He was selected by the Colorado Rockies in the first round (32nd overall) of the 2005 Major League Baseball Draft.[2]

On September 3, 2010, he was called up to the majors for the first time but he did not appear in any games.[citation needed] On December 2, 2010, Roe was traded to the Seattle Mariners for José López.[3] He was designated for assignment by Seattle on June 29, 2011, after recording a 6.41 ERA with Triple-A Tacoma.[4]

Roe signed a minor league contract for the 2013 season with the Arizona Diamondbacks. He made his MLB debut with the Diamondbacks on July 1.[5][6] He was called up on August 24, 2013, to replace J.J. Putz[7]

On November 1, 2013, Roe was claimed off of waivers by the Texas Rangers[8] He was designated for assignment on January 29, 2014. He elected free agency on February 5, 2014. He signed a minor league deal with the Miami Marlins on February 6, 2014. The Marlins traded Roe to the New York Yankees for cash considerations on August 31.[9] He was designated for assignment on September 21, 2014.[citation needed] On September 23, 2014, Roe was claimed off of waivers by the Pittsburgh Pirates.[citation needed]

On December 12, 2014, Roe was signed to a minor league contract by the Baltimore Orioles.[citation needed]



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