Wade Miley

Wade Miley #21

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  • B/T: L/L
  • 6' 0" /220
  • Age: 31


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Pitches: Strikes, Balls


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Wade Miley MLB Career Stats

200 66-74 4.38 1155.2 925 1.40

Wade Miley Bio

  • Full Name: Wade Allen Miley
  • Born: 11/13/1986 in Hammond, LA
  • Draft: 2008, Arizona Diamondbacks, 1st rd. (43rd overall)
  • College: Southeastern Louisiana
  • Debut: 8/20/2011
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MLB Career Stats 66 74 4.38 200 196 0 1155.2 925 1.40

Wade Miley - 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)
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MLB Avg - - - - - - - - 88.94
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)
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MLB Avg - - - - - - - - 88.94


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Wade Miley Stats

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Wade Miley Advanced Stats

*Since 2006
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Wade Miley Statcast Events


Wade Miley News

Wade Miley Fantasy News

April 18, 2018 at 5:10 PM ET

Miley back in action

Left-hander Wade Miley, who was one day away from securing a spot on the Brewers' Opening Day roster when he went down with a groin injury during the final week of Spring Training, successfully navigated a 37-pitch start for Double-A Biloxi in his season debut Tuesday.

April 17, 2018 at 10:49 PM ET

Last call

The Brewers added left-hander Wade Miley to the active roster at Double-A Biloxi on Tuesday, a milestone in the veteran's comeback from an ill-timed groin injury in Spring Training, when he was on the cusp of making Milwaukee's Opening Day roster.


Wade Miley Awards

NL All-Star

Year Team League
2012 Arizona NL

NL Rookie of the Month

Month Team League
04/2012 Arizona NL

Baseball America Major League All-Rookie Team

Year Team League
2012 Arizona NL

MiLB.com Organization All-Star

Year Team League
2010 Arizona NL

PCL Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
08/15/2011 Reno PCL

SOU Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
09/06/2010 Mobile SOU

Wade Miley Leaderboards

Earned Run Average

Season ERA Rank
2012 3.33 10th in NL


Season W Rank
2012 16 6th in NL
2015 11 23rd in AL

Winning Percentage

Season WPCT Rank
2012 .593 17th in NL
2015 .500 21st in AL


Season SO Rank
2014 183 12th in NL
2015 147 25th in AL


Season WHIP Rank
2012 1.18 15th in NL

Batting Average Against

Season AVG Rank
2015 .265 25th in AL

Games Started

Season GS Rank
2013 33 2nd in NL
2014 33 4th in NL
2015 32 7th in AL
2016 30 25th in AL
2017 32 9th in AL

Complete Games

Season CG Rank
2015 1 15th in AL
2016 1 10th in AL


Season SHO Rank
2016 1 2nd in AL

Innings Pitched

Season IP Rank
2012 194.2 23rd in NL
2013 202.2 12th in NL
2014 201.1 13th in NL
2015 193.2 17th in AL

Strikeouts per Nine Innings

Season K/9 Rank
2014 8.18 14th in NL
2016 7.43 24th in AL

Strikeout/Walk Ratio

Season K/BB Rank
2012 3.89 6th in NL
2016 2.80 23rd in AL

Bases on Balls

Season BB Rank
2013 66 11th in NL
2014 75 5th in NL
2015 64 11th in AL
2017 93 1st in AL


Season H Rank
2012 193 13th in NL
2013 201 7th in NL
2014 207 6th in NL
2015 201 6th in AL
2016 187 15th in AL
2017 179 14th in AL

Home Runs

Season HR Rank
2013 21 12th in NL
2014 23 6th in NL
2016 25 23rd in AL
2017 25 24th in AL

Wade Miley Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
February 16, 2018 Milwaukee Brewers signed free agent LHP Wade Miley to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
November 3, 2017 LHP Wade Miley elected free agency.
April 9, 2017 Baltimore Orioles activated LHP Wade Miley from the 10-day disabled list.
April 2, 2017 Baltimore Orioles placed LHP Wade Miley on the 10-day disabled list retroactive to March 30, 2017. Upper respiratory infection.
October 5, 2016 Baltimore Orioles activated LHP Wade Miley.
October 4, 2016 Baltimore Orioles reassigned LHP Wade Miley to the minor leagues.
September 30, 2016 Baltimore Orioles activated LHP Wade Miley from the paternity list.
September 27, 2016 Baltimore Orioles placed LHP Wade Miley on the paternity list.
August 2, 2016 Baltimore Orioles activated LHP Wade Miley.
July 31, 2016 Seattle Mariners traded LHP Wade Miley to Baltimore Orioles for LHP Ariel Miranda.
June 29, 2016 Seattle Mariners activated LHP Wade Miley from the 15-day disabled list.
June 24, 2016 Seattle Mariners sent LHP Wade Miley on a rehab assignment to Everett AquaSox.
June 17, 2016 Seattle Mariners placed LHP Wade Miley on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to June 13, 2016. Left shoulder impingement
December 7, 2015 Boston Red Sox traded RHP Jonathan Aro and LHP Wade Miley to Seattle Mariners for RHP Carson Smith and LHP Roenis Elias.
December 12, 2014 Arizona Diamondbacks traded LHP Wade Miley to Boston Red Sox for RHP Rubby De La Rosa, RHP Allen Webster and SS Raymel Flores.
October 10, 2011 Arizona Diamondbacks activated LHP Wade Miley.
October 1, 2011 Arizona Diamondbacks reassigned LHP Wade Miley to the minor leagues.
August 16, 2011 Arizona Diamondbacks selected the contract of LHP Wade Miley from Reno Aces.
July 1, 2011 Wade Miley assigned to Reno Aces from Mobile BayBears.
April 25, 2011 Wade Miley assigned to Mobile BayBears.
April 13, 2011 Mobile BayBears placed LHP Wade Miley on the 7-day disabled list. Sore left shoulder.
March 30, 2011 Wade Miley assigned to Tigres de Quintana Roo.
January 19, 2011 Arizona Diamondbacks invited non-roster LHP Wade Miley to spring training.
June 24, 2010 LHP Wade Miley assigned to Mobile BayBears from Visalia Rawhide.
March 7, 2010 LHP Wade Miley assigned to Arizona Diamondbacks.
August 23, 2009 Wade Miley assigned to Visalia Rawhide from South Bend Silver Hawks.
June 26, 2009 Wade Miley roster status changed by South Bend Silver Hawks.
June 13, 2009 South Bend Silver Hawks placed LHP Wade Miley on the 7-day disabled list retroactive to June 12, 2009. Sprained left foot.

Wade Allen Miley Bio Info

Originally selected by Arizona in the frst round (No. 43 overall) of the 2008 June Draft...Graduated from Loranger (LA) High School in 2005...Played collegiately at Southeastern Louisiana University where he led the Southland Conference with 119 strikeouts as a junior in 2008, the second-highest single-season total in school history and sixth-best in nation...Named to AllSouthland Conference First-Team...Southeastern Louisiana University retired his number 33 in a ceremony in February 2017... On Roger Clemens Award Watch List for 2008...His 259 career strikeouts rank second on the school's all-time list...Married, wife's name is Katy...The couple has a son.


Logged his fourth straight season (since 2013) with at least 30 starts... Tossed his frst career shutout (and second career complete game) on 4/30 vs. KC at Safeco Field as a member of Seattle (W, 9.0 IP, 5 H, 4 K, 1 HB, 114 pitches)... Placed on the 15-day disabled list (retroactive to 6/13) on 6 17 with a left shoulder impingement...It was the frst time in his career that he was placed on the disabled list...He made one rehab start with Short-Season A Everett on 6/24 vs. Boise (4.0 IP, 7 K)...Reinstated from the DL on 6/29... Acquired by the Orioles from Seattle in exchange for LHP Ariel Miranda on 7/31...On 8/4 vs. TE;, became the frst left-hander to start a game for the Orioles in 2016 (107th game of the season for Baltimore)... According to STATS, LLC., the last team to go an entire season without using a left-handed starting pitcher was the 2015 Milwaukee Brewers...The last and only time in Orioles history that the club went an entire season without using a left-handed starting pitcher was the 2002 season... Posted a 7.20 ERA (24 ER/30.0 IP) in the frst inning of his 30 starts, surrendering 40 hits (including four home runs) and eight walks in that inning... Went 1-0 with a 1.93 ERA (4 ER/18.2 IP) and 23 strikeouts over his last three outings of the season (9/18-10/1)...Struck out a career-high tying 11 batters on 9/24 vs. ARI...His 11 strikeouts were a season-high by an Orioles starting pitcher... In 14 home outings (eight with Seattle), he went 4-7 with a 5.03 ERA (44 ER 78.2 IP) and fve Quality Starts... Went 5-6 with a 5.67 ERA (55 ER/87.1 IP) in 16 road outings (seven Quality Starts)... Went 2-4, posting a 4.79 ERA (22 ER/41.1 IP) in eight starts (four Quality Starts) against AL East opponents... Opposing baserunners are 19-of-46 (41.3%) in attempted steals against Miley in his career (3-of-8 in 2016)...Has picked off 24 baserunners over his career, including four in 2016...His 24 pickoffs since the start of 2011 rank tied fourth in the majors


Totals - Was 11-11 with 4.46 ERA (96 ER, 193.2 IP) in 32 starts with Boston. ... Leader - Led Boston in wins, starts, innings (193.2) & quality starts (17). ... Tale of Two Halves - After posting 4.80 ERA (54 ER, 101.1 IP) with 73 strikeouts in 18 first-half starts, posted 4.09 ERA (42 ER, 92.1 IP) with 74 strikeouts in 14 starts in the 2nd half. ... Durable - Is one of four lefties (and 13 pitchers overall) to have 32+ starts in last 3 seasons (2013-15)…his 98 starts since 2013 are most by a lefty pitcher and T-3rd overall in the Majors. ... Milestone - Struck out Jacoby Ellsbury on April 10 for his 500th career strikeout. ... For The Win - Went 5.0+ innings in final 20 starts June 16-Sept. 30, including 6.0+ innings in 10 straight Aug. 2-Sept. 24…joined Jon Lester (4x) as only Red Sox left-handers with 5.0+ innings in 20+ consecutive starts since Bruce Hurst June 2-Oct. 6, 1985 (22 consecutive). ... Complete Me - Threw his first career complete game Sept. 5 vs. Philadelphia (9.0,5,2,2,0,8). ... Consistent - Was 6.1 innings short of his third straight 200.0-inning season…his 193.2 innings were the most by Red Sox pitcher since Jon Lester in 2013 (213.1) and most by a Boston starter other than Lester since John Lackey in 2010 (215.0). ... A.L. West - Went 5-1 with a 2.21 ERA (13 ER/53.0) in 8 starts against AL West opponents, the best ERA by Boston pitcher against A.L. West (min. 4 GS) since Jon Lester in 2010 (2.04). ... Caught Leaning - Career-high tying 5 pickoffs, T2nd in A.L. behind Seattle's Joe Beimel (6). ... Century Mark - Threw 100+ pitches in 21 starts, joining Jon Lester (2009-13) as the only Red Sox left-handers since 1993 with as many as 20, 100+ pitch games in a season.


Went 8-12 with a 4.34 ERA in his 2nd straight season with 33 starts and over 200 IP (201.1)...Led the Diamondbacks and ranked among NL leaders in SO (12th, 183) and IP (13th)...Among NL left-handers, only Clayton Kershaw (239), Madison Bumgarner (219), and Cole Hamels (198) had more strikeouts...Ranked 9th among ML lefties with a career-best 8.2 SO/9.0 IP...Had a 3.17 ERA (37 ER/105.0 IP) in 17 road starts compared to a 5.61 ERA (60 ER/96.1 IP) in 16 home starts...Gave up more than 3 ER in only 3 of his 17 starts on the road...Tied for the NL lead in no-decisions (13), with 23 of his 33 starts decided by 1 or 2 runs...His 33 starts tied Bumgarner for the lead among NL left-handers, 1 shy of the overall ML lead (10 pitchers with 34 starts)...Placed 9th among National Leaguers in ground ball-fly ball ratio (1.99)...Was the Diamondbacks' Opening Day starter, suffering the loss on 3/22 vs. LAD in Sydney, Australia (3 ER/5.0 IP)...Set a career high with 11 SO on 5/27 vs. SD (7.0 IP), the most by a D-Backs lefty since Randy Johnson on 8/22/08 vs. FLA (13)...Followed that with 9 SO in his next start on 6/1 vs. CIN (6.0 IP)...Posted a 3.53 ERA (20 ER/51.0 IP) over his final 9 starts of the season beginning on 8/10...Did not allow a HR over his last 5 starts beginning 9/2 (25.1 IP).


Went 10-10 with a 3.55 ERA (80 ER in 202.2 IP) in 33 starts in his second full season with Arizona... Achieved 30 starts and 200.0 innings for the first time... Is the 12th D-backs pitcher (fourth lefty) with 10 wins, 30 starts and 200.0 innings in a season…other southpaws are Randy Johnson (5 times), Patrick Corbin (once) and Joe Saunders (once)... Allowed 2 earned runs or less in 20 starts, tied for the eighth-most in the NL... Did not factor in the decision in 13 starts, tied for second- most in the NL…credited with 6 wins lost, tied for the most in the NL with Gio Gonzalez…a win lost is when the pitcher faced his final batter he was in position to win, but the game was blown by the bullpen... Was 6-3 with a 2.67 ERA (32 ER in 107.2 IP) in 17 starts after July 1…the 2.67 ERA and 107.2 IP were sixth-best in the NL during that span... Ranked third in the NL with a 67.0 ground ball percentage, trailing A.J. Burnett (72.4) and Jeff Locke (67.0)... Went 7-1 when inducing at least 12 ground-ball outs (3-9 otherwise)…opponents hit into 23 double plays... Hit first career home run on April 22 @ Giants, the first by a left-handed hitting starting pitcher @ AT&T Park... On April 27 vs. Rockies, became the first pitcher in club history to walk at least 4 batters in an inning without giving up a run…was the first pitcher in MLB to do so since the Reds' Francisco Cordero on Sept. 27, 2011 @ Mets (last starter: Giants' Jonathan Sanchez on April 30, 2011 @ Nationals)... Career-high 13.2-scoreless inning streak from June 26-July 6... Allowed 3 earned runs or less in 20 of final 22 starts, including a career-high 12 straight from June 5-Aug. 6.

2012 Earned The Sporting News National League Rookie of the Year honors and finished second in the BBWAA Rookie of the Year voting, going 16-11 with a 3.33 ERA (72 ER in 194.2 IP) in 32 games (29 starts)...16 wins were the most by a NL rookie since the Rockies' Jason Jennings in 2002...Named to his first NL All-Star Team, the first D-backs rookie to receive the honor and 17th rookie pitcher (first since Marlins' Dontrelle Willis in 2003)...Selected by the Arizona Chapter of the BBWAA as the D-backs' Most Valuable Pitcher and Rookie of the Year, only the second pitcher in club history to win both awards(Brandon Webb in 2003)...Ranked among NL pitchers in walks per 9.0 IP (5th, 1.71), strikeout-to-walk ratio (6th, 3.89), wins (T-6th), home runs per 9.0 IP (7th, 0.65) and ERA (10th)...Led all NL rookie pitchers in winning pct. (.593), ERA, wins, quality starts (18), strikeouts (144), innings pitched and ranked third in opponent average (.255)...Established club rookie records in wins, starts and innings pitched...His .290 opponent on-base percentage was the lowest by a rookie lefty since Fernando Valenzuela in 1981 (.270)...9 wins prior to the All-Star Game were tied for the ninth most in the NL...Went 2-1 with a 0.83 ERA (2 ER in 21.2 IP) in Interleague Play...0.83 ERA was the fourth-lowest in the Major Leagues, trailing Matt Harrison (0.33), Jose Quintana (.042) and Jake Peavy (0.81)...Tossed 4.0 hitless innings on April 8 vs. Giants, second longest hitless outing by a D-backs' reliever in team history (Max Scherzer, 4.1 IP on April 28, 2008 vs. Astros)...Is 1 of 4 pitchers in D-backs' history to toss at least 6.0 innings with 2 hits or less in consecutive starts from April 23-29, joining Josh Collmenter (May 14-19, 2011), Ian Kennedy (Sept. 6-12, 2010) and Randy Johnson (July 18- 24, 2001)...Named NL Rookie of the Month for April, going 3-0 with a 1.29 ERA (3 ER in 21.0 IP) and a .133 opponents average in 5 games (2 starts)...third D-backs' rookie to win award, joining Gerardo Parra (May 2009) and Daniel Hudson (Aug. 2010)...Set a franchise record for a pitcher with an 8-game hitting streak from April 14-June 1 (.450, 9-for-20)...Allowed 1 run or less in at least 7.0 innings in 4 straight starts from June 6-24, becoming the second lefty in club history to do so (also Randy Johnson)...1 of 5 NL rookies since 1969 with 12 wins before Aug. 1, joining the Reds' Wayne Simpson (14 in 1970), Expos' Carl Morton (14 in 1970), Dodgers' Kazuhisa Ishii (12 in 2002) and Braves' Craig McMurtry (12 in 1983)...Earned his 14th win on Aug. 22 vs. Marlins, becoming the first rookie pitcher in baseball with at least 14 wins and an ERA under 3.00 in his first 25 games since the Orioles' Mike Boddicker in 1983 (15-7, 2.58 ERA)...Batted .169 (11-for-65) with 2 doubles and 2 RBI... started 10-for-24 (.417) before going hitless in his last 31 at-bats. 2011 Spent the majority of the season with Double-A Mobile and Triple-A Reno and went 8-3 with a 4.30 ERA (62 ER in 129.2 IP) in 22 starts...also was 4-2 with a 4.50 ERA (20 ER in 40.0 IP) in 8 games (7 starts) with the D-backs...Named Pacific Coast League Pitcher of the Week for Aug. 8-14...threw his first-career, 9.0-inning complete game on Aug. 13 @ New Orleans, allowing 1 run with 9 strikeouts and a stretch of 22 straight batters retired...Had his contract selected from Reno on Aug. 16...Suffered the loss in his Major League debut on Aug. 20 @ Braves, allowing 5 runs over 4.0 innings...with his fifth-inning single, joined Daniel Hudson (Aug. 1, 2010 @ Mets) and Edgar Gonzalez (June 1, 2003 @ Padres) as the lone D-backs pitchers to record a hit in their debut...Earned his first win on Aug. 30 vs. Rockies, becoming the fifth rookie to get the win in his Chase Field debut, joining Josh Collmenter (April 17, 2011 vs. Giants); Geraldo Guzman (July 17, 2000 vs. Mariners); Daniel Hudson (Aug. 6, 2010 vs. Padres) and John Patterson (July 25, 2002 vs. Padres)...Entered the season ranked as the D-backs No. 4 Prospect by MLB.com and No. 8 by Baseball America. 2010 Named the D-backs' 2010 Minor League Pitcher of the Year after finishing second in the organization with a 2.65 ERA (45 ER in 153.0 IP) and posting a combined 9-7 record with Single-A Visalia and Double-A Mobile...Opened the season with Visalia...tossed a season-high 13.2 consecutive scoreless innings while going 2-0 and limiting opponents to a .163 average from May 5-10...Promoted to Mobile on June 24...Did not lose a decision over 6 straight starts from July 16-Aug 13 while posting a 2.73 ERA (10 ER in 33.0 IP)...Tossed a season high 8.0 innings, allowing just 1 run while striking out 3 on July 16 vs. Jacksonville. 2009 Opened the season with Single-A South Bend...Struck out a career-high 7 batters on April 16, May 5 and May 26...Tossed a career-high 8.0 innings on May 10 vs. Wisconsin...Promoted to Visalia on Aug. 25... went 1-1 with a 4.80 ERA (8 ER in 15.0 IP) and 11 strikeouts in 3 starts for the Rawhide...Limited lefties to a .190 average (4-for-21) with 6 strikeouts while with Visalia...Won his first decision with the club on Aug. 25 @ San Jose after tossing 6.0 innings and allowing just 2 runs. 2008 Made his professional debut with Single-A Yakima on Aug. 3 vs. Boise, striking out 2 over a scoreless inning...Earned his first career victory after recording 2 strikeouts in 2.0 perfect innings on Aug. 11 vs. Everett...Struck out a season-high 3 batters on Aug. 31 @ Tri-Cities.