Pedro Strop

Pedro Strop #46

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  • B/T: R/R
  • 6' 1"/220
  • Age: 30


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Pitches: Strikes, Balls


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Pedro Strop 2015 Postseason Stats

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Pedro Strop Postseason Career Stats

1-0 0.00 2.1 2 0.86

Pedro Strop Stats

2-6 2.91 68.0 81 1.00

Pedro Strop MLB Career Stats

13-18 3.29 292.1 317 1.22

Pedro Strop Bio

  • Full Name: Pedro Angel Strop
  • Pronunciation: Strope
  • Born: 6/13/1985 in San Cristobal, Dominican Republic
  • Debut: August 28, 2009
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Postseason Career Stats 1 0 0.00 2 0 0 2.1 2 0.86
2015 Stats 2 6 2.91 76 0 3 68.0 81 1.00
MLB Career Stats 13 18 3.29 322 0 9 292.1 317 1.22

Pedro Strop Slider Statcast Averages

Year Team LG NP Pitch Type Avg Pitch Speed (mph) Avg Perceived Speed (mph) Avg Spin Rate (rpm) Avg Extension (feet) Avg Exit Velocity (mph)
2015 Cubs NL 438 Slider 83.27 81.77 1838.00 5.35 84.79
MLB Avg - - - Slider 84.58 83.87 1849.00 5.80 86.34


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July 20, 2015 at 10:20 PM ET

Soriano joins Cubs' bullpen mix

The Cubs selected the contract of right-hander Rafael Soriano from Triple-A Iowa on Monday, and right-hander Edwin Jackson was designated for assignment.

June 8, 2015 at 12:15 AM ET

Cubs leaving closer role undefined

Next time the bullpen phone rings in a save situation for Joe Maddon's Cubs, it's anybody's guess which reliever will be instructed to get up.


Pedro Strop Awards

PCL Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2010 Okla. City PCL

Pedro Strop Leaderboards


Season SV Rank
2012 3 25th in AL


Season G Rank
2012 70 15th in AL
2015 76 5th in NL


Season HLD Rank
2012 24 8th in AL
2014 21 11th in NL
2015 28 3rd in NL

Pedro Strop Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
May 30, 2014 Chicago Cubs activated RHP Pedro Strop from the 15-day disabled list.
May 7, 2014 Chicago Cubs placed RHP Pedro Strop on the 15-day disabled list. Left groin strain.
July 3, 2013 Chicago Cubs activated RHP Pedro Strop.
July 2, 2013 Chicago Cubs traded RHP Scott Feldman and C Steve Clevenger to Baltimore Orioles for RHP Jake Arrieta and RHP Pedro Strop.
June 8, 2013 Pedro Strop roster status changed by Baltimore Orioles.
May 25, 2013 Baltimore Orioles placed RHP Pedro Strop on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to May 24, 2013. lower back strain
September 1, 2011 Baltimore Orioles claimed RHP Pedro Strop off waivers from Texas Rangers.
May 4, 2011 Texas Rangers optioned Pedro Strop to Round Rock Express.
November 2, 2010 Texas Rangers activated RHP Pedro Strop.
October 4, 2010 Texas Rangers reassigned RHP Pedro Strop to the minor leagues.
September 1, 2010 Texas Rangers recalled Pedro Strop from Oklahoma City RedHawks.
August 18, 2010 Texas Rangers optioned Pedro Strop to Oklahoma City RedHawks.
August 14, 2010 Pedro Strop assigned to Texas Rangers.
July 10, 2010 Texas Rangers optioned RHP Pedro Strop to Oklahoma City RedHawks.
July 1, 2010 Texas Rangers recalled Pedro Strop from Oklahoma City RedHawks.
June 5, 2010 Texas Rangers optioned Pedro Strop to Oklahoma City RedHawks.
June 1, 2010 Texas Rangers recalled Pedro Strop from Oklahoma City RedHawks.
May 16, 2010 Texas Rangers optioned Pedro Strop to Oklahoma City RedHawks.
May 15, 2010 Texas Rangers recalled Pedro Strop from Oklahoma City RedHawks.
May 15, 2010 Texas Rangers activated RHP Pedro Strop.
March 24, 2010 Texas Rangers optioned Pedro Strop to Oklahoma City RedHawks.
August 27, 2009 Texas Rangers purchased contract of RHP Pedro Strop from Oklahoma City RedHawks.
August 18, 2009 Pedro Strop assigned to Oklahoma City RedHawks from Frisco RoughRiders.
May 6, 2009 Pedro Strop assigned to Frisco RoughRiders from Oklahoma City RedHawks.

Pedro Angel Strop Bio Info

Pedro begins his first full season with the Cubs after he was acquired from Baltimore in a four-player deal, July 2, 2013 … spent his first five major league seasons with Texas (2009-11), Baltimore (2011-13) and the Cubs (2013) … was originally signed as a non-drafted free agent by Colorado in 2002... Is 9-8 with four saves, 46 holds, a 3.86 ERA (70 ER/163.1 IP) and 165 strikeouts in 181 big league appearances... Pitched for the Dominican Republic in the 2013 World Baseball Classic, going 3-0 in six relief appearances … did not allow a run in 6.2 innings pitched (3 H, 0 BB, 7 SO)... In 2012, went 5-2 with three saves, 24 holds and a 2.44 ERA (18 ER/66.1 IP) in 70 relief appearances with Baltimore, all single-season career bests... Appeared in two games for Baltimore in the 2012 ALDS vs. the Yankees, going 1-0 with a 0.00 ERA (0 ER/2.1 IP) and two strikeouts... Was named a Pacific Coast League All-Star with Triple-A Oklahoma City in 2010... Spoke with Texas prospects during the organization's annual trip to the Rangers Dominican training academy in 2010... Following the 2007 season, was ranked by Baseball America as Colorado's ninth-best prospect... Converted to a pitcher after batting .208 in 161 games as an infielder in Colorado's organization from 2003-05... Played amateur baseball in his native San Cristobal, Dominican Republic.


Pedro posted a 1.25 ERA (6 ER/43.1 IP) in his final 45 relief appearances from June 10 through season's end...All told, went 2-4 with two saves, 21 holds and a 2.21 ERA (15 ER/61.0 IP) in 65 games for the Cubs...Limited opponents to a .187 batting average (40-for-214)...Right-handed batters hit .169 (22-for-130)...Retired 49 of 65 first batters faced...Stranded 10 of 12 inherited runners...His 21 holds led the Cubs...With 71 strikeouts in 61.0 innings, averaged 10.5 strikeouts per 9.0 innings pitched ... walked 25...Posted a 1.57 ERA (5 ER/28.2 IP) in 30 road games...Had a 2.78 ERA (10 ER/32.1 IP) in 35 home games...Had a 1.76 ERA (6 ER/30.2 IP) in 33 games against N.L. Central opponents...His 1.23 ERA (4 ER/29.1 IP) in 30 outings following the All-Star break was second-lowest among N.L. relievers with at least 30 games ... Washington's Drew Storen had a 1.03 ERA...Posted a 1.95 ERA (6 ER/27.2 IP) in 30 games pitching on one day of rest...Placed on the 15-day disabled list, May 7, with a left groin strain ... activated on May 30...Appeared in his 200th career game, June 7 vs. Miami, tossing a scoreless inning...Struck out at least one batter in 11-straight outings, July 4-August 2 (15 strikeouts in 11.2 innings)...Tossed 11.0-scoreless innings, June 10-July 4...Walked four and struck out 12 in 12 outings during the run...Tied a career high with 2.0 scoreless innings, July 29 vs. Colorado.


Pedro began the season with Baltimore and was acquired by the Cubs, July 2, in a four-player deal with Baltimore ... went 2-2 with 14 holds, one save and a 2.83 ERA (11 ER/35.0 IP) in 37 games with Chicago.... Combined to go 2-5 with 17 holds, one save and a 4.55 ERA (29 ER/57.1 IP) in 66 relief appearances with Baltimore and Chicago ... walked 26 and struck out 66... Allowed just one home run in his final 42 games starting June 17 between Baltimore and Chicago, spanning 38.1 innings and 140 at-bats... His 0.94 WHIP with Chicago was sixth-lowest among N.L. relief pitchers from July 4 through the end of the season (min. 35.0 IP)... Held the opposition scoreless in 32 of his 37 relief outings with the Cubs... With Chicago, walked 11 and struck out 42... Stranded all nine of his inherited runners while with Chicago ... on the season, stranded 16 of 26... Recorded a 0.68 ERA (1 ER/13.1 IP) in 12 August relief appearances... Started his Cubs career by turning in 12 scoreless appearances, covering 10.2 innings, July 4-28 … had a win and five holds, and allowed only eight baserunners in that stretch... Tied his career high with 2.0 innings of relief work, August 4 vs. the Dodgers... Earned his first save as a Cub, September 21 vs. Atlanta … struck out the side in a perfect ninth inning of work... Began the season with Baltimore, going 0-3 with a 7.25 ERA (18 ER/22.1 IP) in 29 outings... Was on the 15-day disabled list with a lower back strain, May 25-June 8... Pitched for the Dominican Republic in the World Baseball Classic, going 3-0 in six relief appearances ... did not allow a run in 6.2 innings pitched, allowing three hits, walking none and striking out seven.

2012 Made the Opening Day roster and spent the majority of the season as the O's primary 8th inning set-up man ... Set career-highs in W (5), G (70), SV (3), IP (66.1), K (58) ... Had 24 holds and posted a 2.44 ERA (66.1IP, 18ER) in 70 appearances ... Had scoreless streaks of 13 games (4/24-5/22; 14.2IP) and 17 games (7/5-8/15; 16.1IP) ... Posted a 1.67 ERA (37.2IP, 7ER) in 36 games before the All-Star break and a 3.45 mark (28.2IP, 11ER) in 34 appearances in the second half ... Posted an 8.38 ERA (9.2IP, 9ER, 10BB, 10K) in his final 15 games, beginning 8/27...Led AL relievers with 37BB ... Pitched to a 0.59 ERA (30.1IP, 2ER) in 33 games on zero or one day of rest and a 4.00 ERA (36.0IP, 16ER) in his other 37 games ... Earned first career saves this season: 4/24 & 25 vs. TOR and 5/18 @WAS...Struck out career-high 4, 4/22 vs. LAA ... Made 2 scoreless appearances in the ALDS vs. NYY, picking up the win in G4 (2.0IP) 2011 Claimed off waivers from TEX, September 1 ... Went 2-0 with a 0.73 ERA (12.1IP, ER, 3BB, 12K) in 12 games for the O's ... Did not allow a run in his first nine games with Baltimore, September 3-22 (8.2IP) ... Made his O's debut, September 3 @TB ... Collected first ML win, September 7 @NYY ... Earned second win, September 24 @DET, tossing career-high 2.0 innings ... Held lefties to a .105 average (2-19) and .348 OPS with the O's ... Was 0-1 with a 3.72 ERA (9.2IP, 4ER) in 11 games for Texas, April 2-May 3 ... Was 4-4 with 11 SV (13 opps) for AAA Round Rock in 39 games (3.59 ERA). 2010 Had nothing but success at Triple-A last season, but it did not translate to the major leagues...the converted outfielder had no record with a 10.13 ERA (12 ER/10.2 IP) in 15 relief outings for Texas...big league opponents batted .362 (17-47) with 2 home runs, 11 walks and 11 strikeouts...had 5 stints with Texas: May 15, June 1-4, July 1-9, Aug. 14-17, and Sept. 1-end of season... allowed runs in 6 of 15 outings, season-high 5 runs in 1.1 innings on Aug. 17 at Tampa Bay...permitted a run in 4 straight, Sept. 11-27...was not on any of the Rangers' postseason rosters. 2009 Combined to go 6-6, 5.06 (36 ER/64.0 IP) with 5 saves in 47 relief appearances for Frisco and Oklahoma City...opened the season with the RedHawks, producing a 10.61 ERA (11 ER/9.1 IP) in 8 games...earned save on April 23 vs. Omaha and win on April 30 against New Orleans...issued 6 runs in 2.0 innings in loss on May 3 vs. New Orleans and was assigned to Frisco the following day...tied for RoughRiders' team lead in appearances (36) and was third in saves (4)...allowed 11 runs in 5.1 innings in first 5 outings before posting a 2.74 ERA (14 ER/46.0 IP) in final 31 appearances...worked 11.1 scoreless innings in final 7 contests for Frisco with 2 wins and 2 saves...fanned season high 4 batters on June 22 vs. Midland...was promoted to Oklahoma City on Aug. 17 and did not allow a run in 3.1 innings over 3 games to extend his scoreless innings streak to 14.2 innings in 10 appearances...held opponents to a .122 (6-49) average in that span with 2 walks and 12 strikeouts...was purchased by Texas on Aug. 27 and issued runs in 3-of-7 relief appearances the rest of the year...retired all 3 batters faced in 8th inning in major league debut on August 28 at Minnesota, fanning Joe Mauer as first ML batter...permitted 4 runs in 1.0 innings in next outing on Aug. 31 vs. Toronto, then posted a 3.60 ERA (2 ER/5.0 IP) in final 5 games...worked exactly 1.0 inning in all 7 outings...fanned 9-of-30 total batters faced (30.0%) with 2 strikeouts 3 times...first batters were 0-for-6 with a walk and 4 strikeouts...left-handers were just 2-for-13 (.154) with no walks, and right-handers went 4-for-13 (.308) with 4 walks...had a 1.69 ERA in 5 appearances for Gigantes in Dominican Winter League. 2008 Began season at Colorado's Tulsa (AA) club...posted a 2.57 ERA and converted all 3 save opportunities in 7 appearances with the Drillers...did not allow a run in final 6 appearances (6.0 IP)...was placed on the disabled list April 22 with right elbow fracture and missed the rest of the season...was designated for assignment and taken off the Rockies' 40-man roster on September 12...was released by Colorado on September 23. 2007 In his second full season as a pitcher, Strop posted a 5-2 record with a 4.28 ERA (54.2 ip, 26 er) in 48 relief appearances for the Single-A Modesto Nuts...he converted seven of nine save chances...struck out 75 batters compared to issuing just 29 walks...allowed just four home runs in 54.2 innings pitched...held opponents at a .215 (43-for-200) avg. against with lefties at .202 (17-for-84) and right-handers at .224 (26-for- 116)...opponents hit just .175 (18-for-103) with the bases empty and .222 (14-for-63) with runners in scoring position...allowed just one earned run over his first eight games and 11.1 innings pitched (0.79 ERA)...struck out a season-best six batters over 2.0 innings of work on April 21 at Bakersfield...was unscored upon in 15 of 19 games from June 13-Aug. 3, during which he allowed just three earned runs in 21.1 innings (1.27 ERA) to drop season figure from 4.83 to 3.40...finished the season allowing six earned runs in 1.2 frames over his final two games...missed the final two weeks of the season with a right elbow strain...following the year was ranked by Baseball America as Colorado's ninth-best prospect...he was also ranked by the same publication as having the best slider in the Rockies' system. 2006 Former infielder was converted to a pitcher in '06...combined to go 3-1 with a 3.42 ERA (26.1 ip, 10 er) in 22 relief appearances between Rookie-level Casper and Single-A Asheville...started season with Casper, blanking opponents in 8 of 11 games...earned first professional win on July 21 vs. Billings after tossing 2.0 scoreless innings...was transferred to Asheville on Aug. 3 and appeared in 11 games for the Tourists, blanking the opposition in eight of 11 contests...gave up season-high four earned runs in his second appearance on Aug. 5 vs. Delmarva. 2005 Combined to bat .232 with three home runs and 25 RBI in 66 games between Asheville and Tri-City...started the season with Asheville, appearing in just four games before being transferred to Tri-City on June 1. 2004 Hit .200 with three home runs and 20 RBI in 55 games with Tri-City...hit a pair of home runs on June 21 at Eugene...his averaged decreased ever month beginning with a .265 clip in June, .213 avg. in July, .164 in Aug. and .125 in Sept. 2003 Hit safely in 14 of 22 games to begin the season at a .231 clip but hit just .111 over his final 20 contests to finish at .172. 2002 Made professional debut with the Rockies' Dominican Summer League entry.