November 4, 1981 |
|September 12, 2007 for the San Francisco Giants|
(through 2011 season)
|Earned run average||3.28|
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.
San Francisco Giants
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
Chicago White Sox
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.
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
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).
In December 2012 he signed a minor league contract with the Colorado Rockies.
Long Island Ducks
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