Mike Dunn (baseball)
Tenure with the Florida Marlins
|Miami Marlins – No. 40|
May 23, 1985 |
Farmington, New Mexico
|Bats: Left||Throws: Left|
|September 4, 2009 for the New York Yankees|
(through August 16, 2014)
|Earned run average||3.44|
Dunn played collegiate baseball for the College of Southern Nevada from 2003 to 2005. He was drafted by the Houston Astros in 14th round (419th overall) of the 2003 Major League Baseball Draft, but did not sign.
New York Yankees
Dunn was initially an outfielder, but the Yankees converted him into a pitcher. He made his minor league debut in 2006, pitching for both the GCL Yankees and the Staten Island Yankees. Dunn spent the entire 2007 season with the Charleston RiverDogs, going 12-5 with a 3.42 ERA.
Dunn was added to the Yankees' 40-man roster following the 2008 season to protect him from the Rule 5 draft. He pitched in 2009 for the Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees, until, on September 1, he was called up to the major leagues for the first time. He made his major league debut on September 4, 2009 against the Toronto Blue Jays.
On May 11, 2012, Dunn was called up by the Marlins. On May 24, He was sent back down after 4 appearances. He was called up again on June 21, after the Marlins sent Chris Hatcher to the minors.
- "Dunn takes long road to join Yankees | yankees.com: News". Mlb.mlb.com. 2010-03-19. Retrieved 2010-08-07.
- "Yankees add pitchers Anthony Claggett, Michael Dunn, Christian Garcia and Steven Jackson to roster | yankees.com: Official Info" (Press release). Newyork.yankees.mlb.com. Retrieved 2010-08-07.
- "Game 132: Yankees at Orioles (updates with Girardi pre-game audio) | The Lohud Yankees Blog". Yankees.lhblogs.com. 2009-09-01. Retrieved 2010-08-07.
- "Yankees acquire pitcher Javier Vazquez from Braves for Melky Cabera, Prospects". ESPN.com. 2009-12-22. Retrieved 2009-12-22.
- Career statistics and player information from MLB, or ESPN, or Baseball-Reference, or Fangraphs, or The Baseball Cube, or Baseball-Reference (Minors)