|Arizona Diamondbacks – No. 36|
November 13, 1986 |
|Bats: Left||Throws: Left|
|August 20, 2011 for the Arizona Diamondbacks|
(through 2013 season)
|Earned run average||3.54|
|Career highlights and awards|
Miley was called up to the majors for the first time on August 15, 2011.
Miley was named the NL Rookie of the Month for April of 2012, pitching 3–0 with a 1.29 ERA, striking out 15 in 21 innings in 2 starts. Miley took a no-hitter into the 6th inning against Miami. He was also named a NL All-Star in his rookie season after beginning the 2012 season with a 9–5 record with a 3.04 ERA.
He throws four main pitches with an occasional fifth. The main four are four-seam fastball and two-seam fastballs (88–92), a slider (79–82), and a changeup to right-handed hitters. (80–81). The least commonly thrown is a curveball in the mid-upper 70s, mostly against right-handers. His favored off-speed pitch with 2 strikes is the slider.
On April 22, 2013, Miley hit his first career home run.
- Southeastern Louisiana's Miley Drafted No. 43 Overall By Arizona Diamondbacks
- Waiver targets among pitchers
- "Brooks Baseball · Home of the PitchFX Tool - Player Card: Wade Miley". Brooks Baseball. Retrieved 19 June 2012.
- "Bryce Harper lives up to the hype, earns NL ROY honors in extremely close vote". Yahoo Sports. Retrieved 13 November 2012.
- Career statistics and player information from MLB, or ESPN, or Baseball-Reference, or Fangraphs, or The Baseball Cube, or Baseball-Reference (Minors)
|NL Rookie of the Month
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