|MLB Career Stats||26||24||3.91||229||38||1||490.2||370||1.31|
The Indians added relievers Tommy Hunter and Craig Stammen to the Spring Training mix with the knowledge that neither pitcher is likely to be ready come Opening Day.
After spending his entire career with the Nationals, reliever Craig Stammen is starting a new chapter with the Tribe.
|2009||1||19th in NL|
|April 7, 2016||Columbus Clippers placed RHP Craig Stammen on the 7-day disabled list.|
|February 8, 2016||Cleveland Indians signed free agent RHP Craig Stammen to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.|
|February 8, 2016||RHP Craig Stammen assigned to Columbus Clippers.|
|December 2, 2015||RHP Craig Stammen elected free agency.|
|November 3, 2015||Washington Nationals activated RHP Craig Stammen from the 60-day disabled list.|
|June 6, 2015||Washington Nationals transferred RHP Craig Stammen from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list.|
|April 15, 2015||Washington Nationals placed RHP Craig Stammen on the 15-day disabled list. Right forearm stiffness|
|September 6, 2011||Washington Nationals recalled Craig Stammen from Syracuse Chiefs.|
|June 16, 2011||Craig Stammen roster status changed by Syracuse Chiefs.|
|June 14, 2011||Washington Nationals optioned RHP Craig Stammen to Syracuse Chiefs.|
|June 4, 2011||Washington Nationals recalled Craig Stammen from Syracuse Chiefs.|
|March 24, 2011||Washington Nationals optioned Craig Stammen to Syracuse Chiefs.|
|June 29, 2010||Washington Nationals recalled Craig Stammen from Syracuse Chiefs.|
|June 7, 2010||Washington Nationals optioned Craig Stammen to Syracuse Chiefs.|
|May 21, 2009||Washington Nationals selected the contract of Craig Stammen from Syracuse Chiefs.|
Craig N. Stammen...played football, basketball and baseball at Versailles (OH) High...pitched collegiately at the University of Dayton...is the alltime leader in strikeouts at Dayton...was an entrepreneurship and business management major at Dayton...was also an Atlantic 10 Academic All-Conference selection.2014
Again thrived in long relief role in third complete MLB season...Went 4-5 with a 3.84 ERA in 49 games out of the bullpen...Posted finest strikeoutto-walk ratio (4.00) & walk rate (1.73 per 9.0 inn.) of his career...Led Nationals bullpen with 72.2 innings pitched...Worked a season-high 4.0 innings of scoreless, one-hit relief, May 17 vs. New York Mets...In relief appearances greater than or equal to 3.0 IP, went 1-1 with a 1.37 ERA (3 ER/19.2 IP), 15 strikeouts and a 0.81 WHIP.2013
Ranked 3rd in NL with team-leading 81.2 relief innings in 2nd consecutive stellar campaign pitching in both a middle- and long-relief role...at 2.76, posted top ERA among 7 big league relievers to toss at least 80.0 innings of relief...notched career bests in SO/BB ratio (2.93/1), home run rate (0.44/9.0), relief wins (7) and ground-ball percentage (71.1%)...133 ground balls induced were 5th-most in MLB per STATS, Inc....worked 2.0+ innings of relief 21 times and when doing so, registered a 1.29 ERA.2012 Thrived in long relief role in first complete MLB campaign...led Washington's bullpen with a career-high 6 wins...10 holds were also a career high... ranked among NL relievers in innings (2nd, 88.1), wins (tied 5th, 6) and K's (8th, 87)...worked at least 2.0 innings in 28 of 59 relief appearances... when working 2.0 or more innings, ERA was 1.89...recorded a 1.29 ERA in Sept./Oct...successfully stranded 22 of 27 inherited baserunners (81%)... in April 12 home opener vs. CIN, struck out the side on 10 pitches in the 10th inning and was rewarded with the win as the Nationals won, 3-2... one day later, pitched one scoreless inning, fanning 3, but did allow a single, to earn another win in Washington's 2-1 win on April 13 vs. CIN... pocketed first save of career with scoreless 10th in a 6-4 victory on Sept. 29 at STL. 2011 Spent majority of the season with Triple-A Syracuse as a starter, but enjoyed 2 stints with the Nationals ... pitched well in limited time with Washington, going 1-1 with a 0.87 ERA in 7 relief appearances ... was initially recalled from Syracuse, June 4, and made two relief appearances before returning to Syracuse for the remainder of the Chiefs' season ... returned to Washington after being recalled, September 6, and finished 2011 pitching out of the bullpen ... limited opposing batters to a .088 (3-for-34) batting average against ... after rejoining the Nationals, September 6, fired 8.1 shutout innings over five appearances to close out 2011. 2010 Pitched remarkably similar in sophomore season compared to rookie campaign of '09...began 2010 in Washington's rotation, endured a stint with Triple-A Syracuse (2-0, 2.55 ERA in 3 International League starts, June 12-23), returned to Washington's rotation and finished pitching out of the bullpen...was 1-2 with a 5.43 ERA upon being optioned to Triple-A following start on June 6 vs. CIN...after return from Triple-A, posted a 4.82 ERA in 23 games/7 starts, fanning 7.9 batters per 9.0 innings...for the season, went 4-4 with a 5.06 ERA in 19 starts, and 0-0 with one hold (Sept. 23 vs. HOU) and a 5.48 ERA in 16 relief appearances...in those 16 games out of the bullpen, struck out 25 in 23.0 innings (9.8 per 9.0 innings)...both 19 starts and 8 quality starts ranked 3rd among Nationals...induced 16 GIDPs to rank 2nd among Nationals behind only John Lannan (19)...walked one or fewer batter in 9 of 19 starts. 2009 Spent Spring Training in Nationals minor league camp, having never pitched above Double-A, but went 4-7 with a 5.11 ERA in 19 starts for the Nationals...did not pitch after August 29...had surgery performed by Dr. Wiemi Douoguih in DC on Sept. 6 to clean out bone spurs...ground-ball specialist recorded a 1.7/1 ground ball-to-fly ball ratio that would have ranked 12th in the NL with enough innings to qualify...walked just 2.04 batters per 9.0 innings, a figure that would have ranked 8th in the NL with enough innings...walked one or none in 13 of 19 starts...thrice (L, June 12 at TBR; ND, June 30 at FLA; ND, August 18 vs. COL) left in line for the win only to receive a no-decision or loss.