Erick Threets

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Erick Threets
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Threets during his tenure with the Charlotte Knights, triple-A affiliates of the Chicago White Sox, in 2010
Arizona Diamondbacks
Pitcher
Born: (1981-11-04) November 4, 1981 (age 33)
Hayward, California
Bats: Right Throws: Left
MLB debut
September 12, 2007 for the San Francisco Giants
Career statistics
(through 2011 season)
Win-Loss 0-1
Earned run average 3.28
Strikeouts 13
Teams

Erick Morgan Threets (born November 4, 1981, in Hayward, California) is an American professional baseball pitcher who is currently with the Arizona Diamondbacks organization. Erick has played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the San Francisco Giants and Chicago White Sox. He attended Mendenhall Middle School and Granada High School in Livermore, California.

Career[edit]

San Francisco Giants[edit]

Threets was drafted by the San Francisco Giants in the 7th round of the 2000 MLB Draft.

He was prospect number 20 in the Baseball America Prospect Handbook 2008 for the Giants, and his changeup was rated the best in the Giants' minor league system. Threets made his Major League Baseball debut with the San Francisco Giants in 2007. He appeared in 3 games in 2007 and 7 in 2008 for the Giants.

Los Angeles Dodgers[edit]

He signed a minor league contract with the Los Angeles Dodgers after the 2008 season and was assigned to the AAA Albuquerque Isotopes.

Chicago White Sox[edit]

On January 14, 2010, Threets signed a minor league contract with the Chicago White Sox.

On August 29, 2010, Threets injured his throwing arm after throwing a pitch against the New York Yankees. He was placed on the DL, and had Tommy John Surgery shortly thereafter. He missed all of 2011. With the White Sox in 2010, he allowed no earned runs in 12 1/3 innings.

Oakland Athletics[edit]

Threets signed a minor league contract with the Oakland Athletics on December 9, 2011. He was granted his release on July 14, 2012, after recording a 1.84 earned run average in 44 innings for the Triple-A Sacramento River Cats.

Los Angeles Dodgers[edit]

He signed with the Dodgers on July 17 and was assigned to the AAA Isotopes, where he was 2-2 with a 5.19 ERA in 17.1 innings (18 games).

Colorado Rockies[edit]

In December 2012 he signed a minor league contract with the Colorado Rockies.

Long Island Ducks[edit]

He signed for Long Island Ducks of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball for the 2013 season.

Arizona Diamondbacks[edit]

He signed a minor league contract with the Arizona Diamondbacks in February 2015.[1]

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