Rocky Cherry #23

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Rocky Cherry MLB Career Stats

1-4 5.77 48.1 38 1.66

Rocky Cherry Bio

  • Full Name: Rocky Ty Cherry
  • Born: 8/19/1979 in Dallas, TX
  • Draft: 2002, Chicago Cubs, 14th rd. (423rd overall)
  • College: Oklahoma
  • Debut: April 23, 2007
  • Ret., Final Game: 9/24/2008
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MLB Career Stats 1 4 5.77 40 0 1 48.1 38 1.66


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SOU Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2006 West Tenn SOU

Rocky Cherry Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
November 9, 2009 RHP Rocky Cherry elected free agency.
August 20, 2009 Portland Beavers signed free agent RHP Rocky Cherry.
August 14, 2009 Pawtucket Red Sox released RHP Rocky Cherry.
April 14, 2009 Pawtucket Red Sox signed free agent RHP Rocky Cherry.

Rocky Ty Cherry Bio Info

Single...Was selected by Chicago Cubs in the 14th round of the 2002 draft and signed to a 2003 contract by Cubs scout Brian Milnar...Received a bachelor's degree in construction science from the University of Oklahoma in 2003 after graduating from Coppell (TX) HS in 1998...Was a 4-time academic all-Big 12 Conference selection and earned honorable mention all-Big 12 honors in 2001 while at Oklahoma...Was named to the NCAA regional all-tournament team in 2000. 2007 Began the season in the Chicago Cubs' organization before being acquired along with INF Scott Moore and a player to be named in exchange for RHP Steve Trachsel on August 31...Spent most of season with AAA Iowa, but had 3 separate stints with the Cubs...Went 2-0 with 7 saves and a 4.59 ERA (51.0IP, 26ER) with Iowa, averaging 9.9 strikeouts per 9.0 innings...Was with Cubs April 23-May 15, June 30-July 12 & July 27-August 3, going 1-1 with a 3.00 ERA in 12 games (15.0IP, 13H, 6R/5ER, 6BB, 13K)...Did not allow a run in 9 of 12 games with Chicago and held opponents to a .224 batting average...Made his major league debut on April 23 vs. Milwaukee...Gave up a solo HR to Prince Fielder in 12th inning to take a 5-4 loss...Earned his first big league win on May 1 at Pittsburgh, retiring both batters he faced in the Cubs' come-from- behind 8-6 win...Allowed 4 runs in 0.1 IP at Boston in his Orioles debut on September 1...Pitched a season-high 3.0 innings on September 12 vs. the Los Angeles Angels...Allowed runs in 6 of 10 outings for the Orioles.