D-backs roster move

The D-backs signed LHP Jorge De La Rosa (No. 59) to a Minor League contract with an invitation to Spring Training. Major League Statistics

  • Has played 13 seasons with the Brewers (2004-06), Royals (2006-07), Rockies (2008-16)…in 306 games (241 starts), he is 101-84 with a 4.64 ERA, .263 opponents average and 1,181 strikeouts.
  • In 3 relief appearances last season, allowed 1 run in 8.0 innings on 3 hits with 10 strikeouts.
  • Has the third-highest home winning pct. since 2008: Zack Greinke (76-23, .768), Tommy Hunter (30-11, .732), Jorge De La Rosa (53-20, .726), Clayton Kershaw (71-29, .710) and C.J. Wilson (49-21, .700).
  • Is 1 of 5 Mexico-born pitchers in history with 100+ career wins.
  • Signed by the Arizona Diamondbacks in 1998 as non-drafted free agent.
  • Native of Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico.
  • Resides in Phoenix.