Bryan Shaw

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Bryan Shaw
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Shaw with the Cleveland Indians
Cleveland Indians – No. 27
Born: (1987-11-08) November 8, 1987 (age 28)
Livermore, California
Bats: Right Throws: Right
MLB debut
June 10, 2011, for the Arizona Diamondbacks
MLB statistics
(through July 24, 2016)
Win–loss record 18–21
Earned run average 3.16
Strikeouts 301
Saves 7

Bryan Anthony Shaw (born November 8, 1987) is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Cleveland Indians of Major League Baseball. He was drafted by the Arizona Diamondbacks in the second round of the 2008 Major League Baseball Draft.


Shaw attended California State University, Long Beach. He played college baseball for the Long Beach State 49ers baseball team.

He was called up by Arizona on June 10, 2011.[1] Shaw made his major-league debut that day, coming in for Esmerling Vásquez after he gave up a leadoff double. Shaw pitched one scoreless inning against the Florida Marlins, giving up two walks and one strikeout, coming against Scott Cousins.[2]

Shaw was recalled from the Diamonbacks AAA affiliate Reno Aces on August 11, 2012.[3]

He was traded to the Cleveland Indians on December 11, 2012 as part of a three-team deal.[4]

Shaw had a good 2014 season. In 80 games and 76.1 innings, he finished 5-5 with a 2.59 ERA, 64 strikeouts, and 2 saves. He appeared in more games than any other pitcher that year.


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