|MLB Career Stats||10||18||5.36||94||34||0||257.0||132||1.68|
|November 2, 2011||LHP Lenny DiNardo elected free agency.|
|September 5, 2011||LHP Lenny DiNardo assigned to Sacramento River Cats from Midland RockHounds.|
|August 2, 2011||Lenny DiNardo assigned to Midland RockHounds from Sacramento River Cats.|
|August 1, 2011||LHP Lenny DiNardo roster status changed by Sacramento River Cats.|
|July 25, 2011||Sacramento River Cats placed LHP Lenny DiNardo on the 7-day disabled list.|
|July 19, 2011||Sacramento River Cats activated LHP Lenny DiNardo from the 7-day disabled list.|
|July 8, 2011||Sacramento River Cats placed LHP Lenny DiNardo on the 7-day disabled list.|
|May 23, 2011||LHP Lenny DiNardo assigned to Sacramento River Cats from Oakland Athletics.|
|May 21, 2011||Oakland Athletics signed free agent LHP Lenny DiNardo to a minor league contract.|
|March 29, 2011||Pawtucket Red Sox released LHP Lenny DiNardo.|
|February 27, 2011||LHP Lenny DiNardo assigned to Boston Red Sox.|
|December 16, 2010||Boston Red Sox signed free agent Lenny DiNardo.|
|December 16, 2010||LHP Lenny DiNardo assigned to Pawtucket Red Sox.|
|November 6, 2010||LHP Lenny DiNardo elected free agency.|
|September 8, 2010||Sacramento River Cats activated LHP Lenny DiNardo from the 7-day disabled list.|
|September 7, 2010||Lenny DiNardo roster status changed by AZL Athletics.|
|August 10, 2010||sent LHP Lenny DiNardo on a rehab assignment to AZL Athletics.|
|May 30, 2010||Sacramento River Cats placed LHP Lenny DiNardo on the 7-day disabled list. Strained left elbow.|
|May 29, 2010||Sacramento River Cats activated LHP Lenny DiNardo from the 7-day disabled list.|
|May 23, 2010||Sacramento River Cats placed LHP Lenny DiNardo on the 7-day disabled list. Strained left elbow.|
|April 6, 2010||LHP Lenny DiNardo assigned to Sacramento River Cats from Oakland Athletics.|
|January 7, 2010||Oakland Athletics signed free agent LHP Lenny DiNardo to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.|
|November 10, 2009||Kansas City Royals sent Lenny DiNardo outright to Omaha Royals.|
|September 8, 2009||Kansas City Royals purchased Lenny DiNardo from Omaha Royals.|
|April 8, 2009||Omaha Royals signed Lenny DiNardo.|
UPS AND DOWNS: Opened the season with 3 starts for the PawSox before being recalled for the first time April 26...was optioned back to Triple-A May 8, but returned July 4-7...was again recalled for 3 days July 27-30 and August 20-23...rejoined the Red Sox for good on September 2.
WITH THE RED SOX: Went 0-1 with a 1.84 ERA in 8 games, all but one in relief...in 14.2 innings, walked 5 and struck out 15...did not allow a run in 6 of his 8 appearances, throwing 7.0 shutout innings his last 4 times out...did not allow a base runner in 4 of his 7 bullpen outings...registered a 0.69 ERA (1 ER/13.0 IP) in 5 games (one start) at Fenway Park...made his first major league start September 2 vs. Baltimore and dropped a 7-3 decision...allowed 4 runs (one earned) on 7 hits in 6.0 innings, walking one and striking out a big league career-high 6...worked a total of 2.0 innings in 2 outings between that start and September 28, when he came out of the bullpen to work 4.0 innings of one-hit shutout relief vs. Toronto...walked 3 and struck out 2.
2005 WITH PAWTUCKET: Pitched in 23 games, making 22 starts, for the PawSox, finishing 6-3 with a 3.15 ERA...fanned 93 and walked only 35 in 108.2 innings, limiting opponents to a .265 (109-for-411) average and 7 home runs...allowed 3 earned runs or less in 20 of his 22 starts, including his last 17 in a row beginning May 19...from May 19 through the end of the PawSox season, went 6-2 with a 2.63 ERA (26 ER/89.0 IP) in 18 games (17 starts)...before allowing 3 runs in 3.0 innings in his final start of the season, had posted a 2.41 ERA (23 ER/86.0 IP) over his last 17 games (16 starts)...walked 2 or fewer in 19 of his 23 games...righthanders batted .256 (75-for-293) with 6 home runs, while lefties hit .288 (34-for-118) with one homer...opponents hit just .200 (9-for-45) with men in scoring position and 2 outs...posted a 4.50 ERA (11 ER/22.0 IP) in the first inning and a 2.80 ERA (27 ER/86.2 IP) thereafter, including a 2.35 ERA (22 ER/84.1 IP) in innings 2-6...fanned a season-best 8 in 5.0 innings May 24 at Norfolk...from June 13-July 31, went 4-0 with a 2.57 ERA (12 ER/42.0 IP) in 8 starts...worked a season-high 7.0 innings August 5 at Syracuse...in his only relief appearance of the season, struck out 5 in 2.0 perfect innings August 24 vs. Ottawa...walked only 3 in his final 27.1 innings of the season over 6 games (5 starts) beginning July 31...walked only one in his final 4 games (3 starts), a span of 17.0 innings.2004 In his first career major league action, the Rule 5 draft choice appeared in 22 games for the Red Sox, all in relief, finishing with no record and a 4.23 ERA...opened the year on the 15-day D.L., missing the first 11 games of the season with a left shoulder strain that sidelined him for much of Spring Training...was activated April 19 and posted no record with a 4.23 ERA in 22 games before returning to the D.L. July 9 (retroactive to July 5) with a blister on the middle finger of his left hand...was activated September 16, but did not pitch again.
QUICK START: Posted a 1.59 ERA (2 ER/11.1 IP) in his first 7 big league outings April 23-May 12, including perfect innings in his first 2 appearances April 23 at New York and April 28 vs. Tampa Bay...did not allow a run in his first 4 outings (7.0 IP), holding opponents to an .091 average (2-for-22) with one walk and 3 K's...after recording a 1.59 ERA in his first 7 games, registered a 6.06 ERA (11 ER/16.1 IP) in his next 15 outings before going on the D.L. in July.
FIRST TIME FOR EVERYTHING: Made his major league debut April 23 at Yankee Stadium, working a 1-2-3 9th with one strikeout to close out an 11-2 Red Sox win...induced Gary Sheffield to bounce to third, fanned Hideki Matsui for his first big league K, then ended the game with a Bernie Williams groundout to third.
MORE 2004 HIGHLIGHTS: Worked a season-high 3.0 innings in game 2 of a May 1 doubleheader at Texas, allowing 2 hits and no runs with one strikeout...in all, worked more than 1.0 inning in 8 of his 22 outings...fanned a season-best 3 on 2 occasions, in 2.1 innings May 20 at Tampa Bay and in 1.0 perfect inning June 20 at San Francisco.2003 Spent most of his 3rd pro season with the Mets' Single-A St. Lucie affiliate, sandwiched around a mid-season promotion to Double-A Binghamton, where he pitched 7 games from June 6-July 11...combined to go 4-11 despite a 2.52 ERA in 26 appearances (20 starts)...opened the season with St. Lucie and posted a 2.08 ERA in 11 outings (7 starts) through May 31 to earn a promotion to Binghamton...went 1-3 with a 3.60 ERA in 7 starts for the B-Mets and returned to St. Lucie after the All-Star break...went 3-3 with a 1.93 ERA in 8 outings (6 starts) upon his return...was selected by the Red Sox in the Major League Rule 5 Draft at the Winter Meetings in New Orleans on December 15.
TOUGH LUCK: Went 3-8 despite a 2.01 ERA in 19 games (13 starts) for St. Lucie...did not allow an earned run in 6 outings (31.0 IP) April 27-May 24 yet went 0-2 with a save in that span...dropped 1-0 decisions May 8 at Tampa and May 19 at Dunedin...did not earn his first St. Lucie win until his 12th outing July 16 vs. Vero Beach despite entering with a 2.08 ERA...lost 3 straight outings August 1-16 despite allowing 2 runs or less in all 3.
INSIDE THE NUMBERS: Struck out 93 and walked 14 in 85.0 innings with St. Lucie, an average of 9.8 strikeouts and 1.5 walks per 9.0 innings...limited Single-A opponents to a .211 batting average, including a .194 (42-for-216) mark by righties and a .250 (22-for-88) mark by lefties...combined at both stops to surrender just 4 homers in 125.0 innings, including just one by a lefty, and has allowed just 7 homers in 262.1 career minor league innings...gave up 5 earned runs in 6.0 innings May 31 at Brevard County to raise his ERA to 2.08 from 1.30...without that outing, his season-ending ERA with St. Lucie would drop to 1.59 from 2.01...struck out at least 10 twice, fanning 11 in 5.2 innings August 16 at Sarasota and 10 in 5.0 innings May 2 vs. Daytona.2002 Went 5-5 with one save and a 4.35 ERA in 24 games (19 starts) with the Mets' Single-A Columbia affiliate...struck out 103 in 101.1 South Atlantic League innings...went 3-0 with one save and a 1.45 ERA through the end of May and 2-5 with a 6.05 ERA the rest of the way...struck out 10 in 6.0 innings July 3 vs. Augusta. 2001 Made his pro debut with New York's short-season Single-A Brooklyn club, going 1- 2 with a 2.00 ERA in 9 games (5 starts)...held opponents to a .200 average and no homers, while striking out 40 in 36.0 innings...collected his first pro win August 10 vs. Vermont, allowing one unearned run on 5 hits in 7.0 innings.