Rob Scahill

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Rob Scahill
Chicago White Sox
Pitcher
Born: (1987-02-15) February 15, 1987 (age 31)
Winfield, Illinois
Bats: Left Throws: Right
MLB debut
September 11, 2012, for the Colorado Rockies
MLB statistics
(through July 21, 2017)
Win–loss record 5–7
Earned run average 3.79
Strikeouts 96
WHIP 1.44
Teams

Robert Joseph Scahill (born February 15, 1987) is an American professional baseball pitcher in the Chicago White Sox organization. He has played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Pittsburgh Pirates, Colorado Rockies, and Milwaukee Brewers.

Career[edit]

Colorado Rockies[edit]

Scahill attended Willowbrook High School in Villa Park, Illinois,[1] and Bradley University, where he played college baseball for the Bradley Braves. The New York Yankees selected Scahill in the 48th round of the 2008 Major League Baseball Draft, but he did not sign, and returned to Bradley for his senior year. He was then drafted by the Colorado Rockies in the ninth round of the 2009 Major League Baseball Draft.[2]

Scahill was called up to the majors for the first time on September 5, 2012.[3]

Pittsburgh Pirates[edit]

He was traded to the Pittsburgh Pirates for Shane Carle on November 11, 2014.[4]

Milwaukee Brewers[edit]

On July 12, 2016, he was claimed off waivers by the Milwaukee Brewers and optioned to the Colorado Springs Sky Sox of the Class AAA Pacific Coast League. Scahill was designated for assignment by the Brewers on January 31, 2017.[5] On May 1, 2017, the Brewers purchased Scahill's contract from Colorado Springs.[6]

Chicago White Sox[edit]

On December 1, 2017, Scahill signed a minor league contract with the Chicago White Sox.[7] He was assigned to AAA Charlotte Knights for the 2018 season.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Goss: Brewers bench coach Pat Murphy entertains at Old Timers banquet". 
  2. ^ "Rob Scahill Picked in the Eighth Round by Colorado". BradleyBraves. 
  3. ^ "Rob Scahill, Matt McBride will join Rockies on Wednesday". On the Rox. 
  4. ^ "Rockies send RHP Scahill to Pirates for RHP Carle". ESPN.com. Associated Press. November 11, 2014. Retrieved November 12, 2014. 
  5. ^ Todd, Jeff (January 31, 2017). "Brewers Claim Ehire Adrianza, Designate Rob Scahill". mlbtraderumors.com. Retrieved January 31, 2017. 
  6. ^ "Brewers replace Tommy Milone with Rob Scahill". 
  7. ^ "White Sox's Rob Scahill: Inks NRI deal with White Sox". cbssports.com. December 1, 2017. Retrieved December 1, 2017. 

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