Jason Anderson

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Jason Anderson MLB Career Stats

2-0 6.39 38.0 19 1.79

Jason Anderson Bio

  • Full Name: Jason Roger Anderson
  • Born: 6/9/1979 in Danville, IL
  • Draft: 2000, New York Yankees, 10th rd. (308th overall)
  • College: Illinois
  • Debut: March 31, 2003
  • Ret., Final Game: 7/15/2005
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MLB Career Stats 2 0 6.39 32 0 0 38.0 19 1.79


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Team Date Transaction
November 6, 2010 RHP Jason Anderson elected free agency.
May 3, 2010 RHP Jason Anderson assigned to Reading Phillies from Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
April 5, 2010 Jason Anderson assigned to Lehigh Valley IronPigs from Philadelphia Phillies.
March 21, 2010 RHP Jason Anderson assigned to Philadelphia Phillies.
November 9, 2009 RHP Jason Anderson elected free agency.
June 13, 2009 RHP Jason Anderson assigned to Lehigh Valley IronPigs from Reading Phillies.
May 21, 2009 Jason Anderson assigned to Reading Phillies from Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
May 8, 2009 Jason Anderson assigned to Lehigh Valley IronPigs from Reading Phillies.
May 1, 2009 Jason Anderson assigned to Reading Phillies from Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
April 11, 2009 Jason Anderson assigned to Lehigh Valley IronPigs from Reading Phillies.

Jason Roger Anderson Bio Info

Jason Roger Anderson....was all-state his senior year at Danville High School (IL) in 1997...went 14-1 and tied the Illinois state record with six consecutive shutouts...attended the University of Illinois on a baseball Scholarship and was named Big Ten Pitcher of the Year in 2000...was an All-American and Academic All-American in 2000...received the George Huff Academic Award in 1999 and was named the Illinois Co-Newcomer of the Year in 1998...became the fi rst Staten Island Yankee to make the Majors...had his uniform #19 retired on July 14, 2003...Staten Island President Jim Molinaro offi cially proclaimed July 14, 2003 "Jason Anderson Day" in Staten Island...signed by scout Steve Lemke (Yankees). 2005 Opened the season with Triple-A Columbus and appeared in a career-high 55 games out of the bullpen for the Clippers...also tied a career-high with 10 saves...posted a 2-0 record with a 1.56 ERA (3 ER/17.1 IP) over 12 games in April and posted a 2.16 ERA (4 ER/16.2 IP) over 13 games in May...did not allow a run in 15 of his fi rst 16 appearances and 20 of his fi rst 22...was recalled by the Yankees on July 1 and pitched 2.0 scoreless innings that night in Detroit...earned his second big league win on July 4 vs. Baltimore after allowing one run in 1.2 innings...appeared in just three games for the Yankees posting a 7.94 ERA before rejoining Columbus...went on to post a 4-1 record with a 2.66 ERA (20 ER/67.2 IP) at Triple-A. 2004 Spent spring training with the Mets but was designated for assignment on 4/4...was claimed off waivers by Cleveland on 4/8 and was optioned to Triple-A Buffalo...was recalled by Cleveland on 4/23 and made his only appearance of the season that night at Detroit...allowed 4BB, 5ER and 1H (a grand slam to Brandon Inge) in 1.0IP...was optioned back to Buffalo on 4/25...was placed on the seven-day disabled list with Buffalo on 5/17 with back inflammation...was designated for assignment on 5/27 and was claimed off waivers by the Yankees on 6/1...spent the remainder of the season at Triple-A Columbus, going 1-3 with a 4.63 ERA in 36 relief appearances. 2003 Major League Service Time: 0 Years, 120 Days
Contract Status: Signed through 2003.
How Obtained: Acquired from the New York Yankees, along with minor league right-handed pitchers Anderson Garcia and Ryan Bicondoa, in exchange for right-handed pitcher Armando Benitez on July 16, 2003.
Family: Single

  • Tossed 3.0 scoreless innings in relief on September 15th at Chicago...Permitted one run in his last four outings, spanning 7.2 innings (1.17 ERA).
  • Held righthanded batters to a .148 (4-27) average with the Mets.
  • Recalled from Norfolk (AAA) of the International League on August 28th...Made his Mets debut on August 29th vs. the Phillies.
  • Was acquired on July 16th from the New York Yankees along with minor league righthanded pitchers Anderson Garcia and Ryan Bicondoa in exchange for righthanded pitcher Armando Benitez.
  • Began the season with the Yankees, where he appeared in 22 games in relief...Compiled a 1-0 mark with a 4.79 ERA...In 20.2 innings, he yielded 23 hits, 13 runs, 11 earned, with 14 walks and nine strikeouts.
  • Notched his first major league victory on June 24th in a 10-9 win at Tampa Bay...Worked a scoreless inning.
  • Was unscored upon in seven of 10 outings from April 8th-June 4th...During that stretch he surrendered five earned runs in 12.0 innings of work (3.75 ERA).
  • Constructed a 1.59 ERA in the month of May with the Yankees...In five games, he tossed 5.2 innings, yielding only one earned run.
  • Went 1-3 with four saves and a 2.70 ERA in 10 games for Norfolk...In 23.1 innings, he allowed 18 hits, eight runs, seven earned, with seven walks and nine strikeouts.
  • Moved to the bullpen at Norfolk on August 15th...Posted a 1-0 mark with four saves and 0.00 ERA in five games in relief...In 7.2 innings, he surrendered one hit, no runs, with two walks and one strikeout.
  • Earned four saves and a win (August 17th at Indianapolis) in his last five appearances with Norfolk.
  • As a starter with the Tides, he was 0-3 with a 4.02 ERA in five games...In 15.2 innings, he permitted 17 hits, eight runs, seven earned, with five walks and eight strikeouts.
  • Also went 0-0 with three saves and a 0.00 ERA in six games with Columbus (AAA) of the International League...In 7.2 innings, he allowed three hits, no runs, with two walks and 13 strikeouts.

    JASON'S bests
    WIN STREAK -- 1 (June 24, 2003 - present)
    LOSS STREAK -- None
    STRIKEOUT HIGH -- 2 (three times, last; September 19, 2003 vs. Montreal)
    LONGEST OUTING -- 3.0 innings (September 15, 2003 @ Chicago)
    MOST WALKS, GAME -- 3 (twice, last; July 4, 2003, vs. Boston)
    SCORELESS STREAK -- 5.0 innings (June 17, 2003 - July 1, 2003)

    2002 Split the season between Single-A Tampa, Double-A Norwich and Triple-A Columbusb&began the season at Tampa, making three starts in his first five appearances before making the transition to the bullpen on a permanent basis for the remainder of the season...was 4-2 with a 4.07 ERA in 12 games/three starts with Tampa before being promoted to Norwich on 5/10...made 16 relief appearances with Norwich, going 1-1 with a 0.93 ERA (19.1IP, 14H, 2ER, 5BB, 21K)...was promoted to Columbus on 6/25 and finished the season there...did not allow a run in the month of July, recording three wins in 13 appearances, allowing just five hits in 15.2IP...for the season combined to go 10-4 with four saves and a 2.88 ERA in 54 games (78.0IP, 25ER, 19BB, 71K). 2001 Began the season at Single-A Greensboro, going 7-9 with a 3.76 ERA in 23 games/19 games started...made four relief appearances in April, earning his first career save on 4/28 vs. Hagerstown...won five straight decisions from 6/8-7/1, posting a 1.80 ERA in that span...concluded the season with Staten Island, going 5-1 with a 1.70 ERA in seven startsb&was second in the league with a .190 opponents batting average and fourth with 10.57 strikeouts per 9.0IPb&recorded three 10-plus strikeout games, including a career-high 14 on 8/18 vs. Brooklyn in 7.2IP.