Jose Quintana

Jose Quintana #62

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  • B/T: R/L
  • 6' 1"/220
  • Age: 27


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Jose Quintana Stats

9-10 3.36 206.1 177 1.27

Jose Quintana MLB Career Stats

33-34 3.46 743.0 600 1.26

Jose Quintana Bio

  • Full Name: Jose Guillermo Quintana
  • Pronunciation: kin-TAH-nuh
  • Born: 1/24/1989 in Arjona, Colombia
  • Debut: May 7, 2012
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2015 Stats 9 10 3.36 32 32 0 206.1 177 1.27
MLB Career Stats 33 34 3.46 122 119 0 743.0 600 1.26

Jose Quintana Four-seam FB 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 White Sox AL 1913 Four-seam FB 91.51 91.96 2064.00 6.58 88.58
MLB Avg - - - Four-seam FB 92.90 92.54 2213.00 6.16 89.87


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October 15, 2015 at 7:06 AM ET

Quintana strikes out 177 in 2015

White Sox left-hander Jeff Quintana finished the 2015 regular season with a 9-10 record, a 3.36 ERA, a 1.27 WHIP and 177 strikeouts across 206 1/3 innings.

October 1, 2015 at 12:54 AM ET

Quintana goes nine strong innings in no-decision

White Sox left-hander Jose Quintana did not factor in the decision after allowing three runs on five hits and two walks with eight strikeouts in nine innings on Wednesday against the Royals.


Jose Quintana Awards

SOU Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2012 Birmingham SOU

FSL Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
07/18/2011 Tampa FSL

Jose Quintana Leaderboards

Earned Run Average

Season ERA Rank
2013 3.51 17th in AL
2014 3.32 13th in AL
2015 3.36 9th in AL


Season SO Rank
2013 164 18th in AL
2014 178 12th in AL
2015 177 9th in AL


Season WHIP Rank
2013 1.22 14th in AL
2014 1.24 23rd in AL
2015 1.27 21st in AL

Batting Average Against

Season AVG Rank
2013 .247 17th in AL
2014 .257 25th in AL

Games Started

Season GS Rank
2013 33 4th in AL
2014 32 10th in AL
2015 32 7th in AL

Complete Games

Season CG Rank
2015 1 15th in AL


Season SHO Rank
2015 1 6th in AL

Innings Pitched

Season IP Rank
2013 200.0 19th in AL
2014 200.1 16th in AL
2015 206.1 10th in AL

Strikeouts per Nine Innings

Season K/9 Rank
2013 7.38 17th in AL
2015 7.72 21st in AL

Strikeout/Walk Ratio

Season K/BB Rank
2013 2.93 22nd in AL

Bases on Balls

Season BB Rank
2013 56 24th in AL
2014 52 25th in AL


Season H Rank
2013 188 18th in AL
2014 197 12th in AL
2015 218 2nd in AL

Home Runs

Season HR Rank
2013 23 23rd in AL

Jose Quintana Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
May 25, 2012 Chicago White Sox recalled Jose Quintana from Charlotte Knights.
May 24, 2012 Jose Quintana assigned to Charlotte Knights from Birmingham Barons.
May 8, 2012 Chicago White Sox optioned Jose Quintana to Birmingham Barons.
May 7, 2012 Chicago White Sox recalled Jose Quintana from Birmingham Barons.
March 19, 2012 Chicago White Sox optioned Jose Quintana to Birmingham Barons.
November 10, 2011 Chicago White Sox signed free agent Jose Quintana.
November 2, 2011 LHP Jose Quintana elected free agency.
April 18, 2011 LHP Jose Quintana assigned to Tampa Yankees from Staten Island Yankees.
April 7, 2011 Jose Quintana assigned to Staten Island Yankees from Charleston RiverDogs.
December 15, 2010 Charleston RiverDogs signed free agent Jose Quintana.
November 6, 2010 LHP Jose Quintana elected free agency.
August 18, 2010 LHP Jose Quintana assigned to Charleston RiverDogs from GCL Yankees.
May 1, 2010 Jose Quintana assigned to GCL Yankees from DSL Yankees2.
December 31, 2009 DSL Yankees2 released Jose Quintana.

Jose Guillermo Quintana Bio Info

Single … Twitter: @jose_quintana24 … is one of 13 players born in Colombia to appear in the major leagues all-time (most recent players include Ernesto Frieri, Edgar Renteria, Donovan Solano, Jhonatan Solano and Julio Teheran) … joined Orlando Cabrera (2008) as the only Colombian natives to play for the White Sox.


American League Leaders: 2nd in HR/9.0 IP (0.45); T10th in starts (32); T11th in QS (21); T11th in SO/9.0 IP (8.00)...Established career bests in ERA (3.32), IP (200.1), strikeouts (178), quality starts, strikeouts per 9.0 IP, strikeout-to-walk ratio (3.42) and home runs per 9.0 IP...Reached 200.0-plus IP and 30-plus starts for the second consecutive season...Joined Mark Buehrle (11 seasons), John Danks (twice), Mike Sirotka (twice) and Wilson Alvarez (twice) as the only White Sox left-handers since 1991 to make 30-plus starts and work 200.0-plus IP in multiple seasons...Allowed three earned runs or less 25 times, tied for the seventh-most among AL starters...Tied for fourth in the AL with 12 no decisions … leads the majors with 39 ND since 2012...Posted a 3.02 ERA (36 ER/107.1 IP) on the road, compared to a 3.68 (38 ER/93.0 IP) at U.S. Cellular Field...Surrendered just 10 home runs and did not allow multiple homers in a game...Issued three walks or less 31 times and worked at least 6.0 IP 25 times … received a 4.13 run support average (92 RS), up from 3.78 (84 RS) in 2013...The Sox went 12-20 in his starts … averaged 104.6 pitches per outing (100-plus pitches 23 times)...Posted sub-3.00 ERA in July (2.20; 8 ER/32.2 IP) and September (2.60; 8 ER/27.2 IP)...Earned his first win on 4/8 at Colorado (2 ER/7.0 IP)...Endured a six-start winless stretch from 4/13-5/10...Made five quality starts during that span...Posted a no decision on 5/5 at the Cubs despite allowing just one run on one hit over 7.0 IP (retired first 14 batters faced)...Snapped the streak on 5/16 at Houston (W; 2 ER/5.0 IP)...Suffered the loss on 6/2 at Dodger Stadium after allowing five unearned runs (all in the sixth inning) over 6.0 IP … held Los Angeles scoreless on two hits over the first five frames...Issued four walks on 6/8 at Angel Stadium, snapping a 46- start streak with three or fewer...Went 3-0 with a 1.69 ERA (11 ER/58.2 IP) and 56 strikeouts over a nine-start span from 6/19-8/3 (seven quality starts), the winning streak matched his career long (second time)...Threw a career-high 20.2 consecutive scoreless IP from 6/24-7/10...Made consecutive scoreless starts on 6/29 at Toronto (7.0 IP) and 7/5 vs. Seattle (7.2) … retired the first 11 batters of the game and struck out 10 vs. the Mariners...Received four straight no decisions from 7/5-23...Recorded a 2.03 ERA (6 ER/26.2 IP) and received a 0.68 RSA (2 RS)...Posted a ND on 7/5 vs. Seattle despite working 7.2 scoreless IP...Was his seventh career outing of 7.0-plus scoreless IP without earning a win, passing Joel Horlen for the most such starts in club history...Lost on 8/13 at San Francisco (4 ER/6.2 IP) despite carrying a two-hit shutout into the seventh, umpires overturned an out call at home plate, leading to seven Giants runs...Matched his career best (third time) with a three-game winning streak from 8/31-9/19...Owned a 1.65 ERA (5 ER/27.1 IP) and struck out 29 during the stretch...Struck out a career-high 13 in a win on 9/13-1 vs. Minnesota (1 ER/7.0 IP) … joined Chris Sale (five times), Juan Pizarro (five), Jack Harshman (once), Thornton Lee (once), Gary Peters (once), and Doc White (once) as the only left-handers in White Sox history to strike out 13-plus hitters in a game...Lost his final start on 9/25 vs. Kansas City (5 ER/7.1 IP) … reached the 200.0 IP mark in that game...Agreed to terms on a five-year, $26.5-million contract with club options for 2019 and 2020 on 3/24.


Led the White Sox in starts (33) and winning percentage (.563) in his first full season in the major leagues … finished the season with 200.0 IP … became the youngest pitcher (age 24) to lead the Sox in starts since Mark Buehrle in 2002 (34 starts at age 23) … joined Chris Sale (214.1 IP) as the only left-handed teammates in franchise history under the age of 25 to record 200.0 or more IP in the same season … his 3.51 ERA ranked fifth among American League left-handers … set a White Sox and AL record with 17 no decisions (Bert Blyleven owns the major-league record with 20 in 1979) … Sale (6.9) and Quintana (5.4) combined to record a 12.3 WAR, the second-highest total by a duo in the major leagues behind Detroit's Max Scherzer and Anibal Sanchez (13.0) … did not factor in the decision in more than three consecutive starts … earned six of his wins at U.S. Cellular Field … lowered his ERA from 3.71 (47 ER/114.0 IP) in the first half to 3.24 (31 ER/86.0 IP) after the break … posted a sub-3.00 ERA in July (2.79; 12 ER/38.2 IP) and September (2.80; 11 ER/35.1 IP) … limited right-handers to a .242 average (134-554), the fourth-lowest mark among AL left-handers … held opponents to a .236 average (37-157) with RISP and .178 mark (13-73) with RISP/two outs … Chicago went 15-18 in his starts … averaged 101.1 pitches per start … made 17 quality starts … left with the lead 12 times and the game tied on five occasions … recorded a career-best streak of 18.2 consecutive scoreless IP from 4/12-24 … posted a no decision on 4/12 at Cleveland despite allowing just one hit with no walks over 7.0 scoreless IP … worked at least 7.0 scoreless IP and received a no decision for the fourth time in his career (also 6/17/12 at Los Angeles-NL, 6/24/12 vs. Milwaukee and 7/5/12 vs. Texas) … threw 6.2 scoreless IP in a victory on 4/17 at Toronto … streak ended on 4/24 vs. Cleveland (W, 2 ER/5.2 IP) … received three no decisions in a four-start span from 4/30-5/16 … threw 6.1 scoreless IP in a victory on 5/21 vs. Boston … held the Red Sox hitless until David Ortiz singled with one out in the seventh inning … received a no decision in seven consecutive starts from 6/1-7/4 … joined Dylan Axelrod (five no decisions in June) as the first teammates in baseball history to each make five-plus starts in a single month and not factor in the decision in any of the games (Elias) … received a no decision despite allowing just two hits over 7.0 scoreless IP on 7/4 vs. Baltimore … it was the fifth ND of his career after working 7.0-plus scoreless IP … became the first pitcher since Roger Clemens (2005-06) to work at least 7.0 scoreless IP five times over a two-season span and receive five no decisions (STATS LLC) … also became the first pitcher in history to have five such starts over his first 39 career starts … threw 7.0 scoreless IP and struck out a career-high 11 batters on 7/4 vs. Baltimore but did not factor in the decision … snapped his seven-start winless stretch on 7/9 at Detroit, allowing three runs over a career-high tying 8.0 IP (fifth time) … earned the victory on 8/5 vs. the Yankees (1 ER/6.2 IP) … set a franchise record with his 15th no decision on 8/22 at Kansas City (3 ER/7.0 IP) … established an AL record with his 17th no decision on 9/11 vs. Detroit (7.0 scoreless IP) … the outing was also the sixth of his career working at least 7.0 scoreless IP and not receiving a win, which tied Joel Horlen for the most such starts in franchise history (STATS LLC) … snapped his five-start winless stretch with consecutive victories on 9/17 vs. Minnesota (1 ER/6.0 IP) and 9/23 vs. Toronto (2 ER/7.1 IP) … lost his final start on 9/29 vs. Kansas City (4 ER/7.0 IP).

2012 Appeared in 25 games (22 starts) in his first season with the White Sox after starting the season with Class AA Birmingham ... received 10 no-decisions, tied for the fourth most in the American League ... according to Elias, became the first pitcher in the modern era (since 1900) to work 8.0 scoreless IP three times in a season and receive a no-decision in all three outings ... was the first rookie to throw 8.0 scoreless IP or more three times in a season since Detroit's Justin Verlander in 2006 (also three) and first White Sox rookie to accomplish the feat since Britt Burns in 1980 (source: STATS LLC) ... owned a 3.97 ERA (57 ER/129.1 IP) in 22 starts and worked 7.0 scoreless IP in three relief outings ... went 4-1 with a 2.04 ERA (13 ER/57.1 IP) and a .225 (46-204) opponents average in the first half, compared to 2-5 with a 5.01 mark (44 ER/79.0 IP) and a .307 (96-313) average after the break ... went 1-0 with an 0.42 ERA (1 ER/21.1 IP) in three interleague starts ... the 0.42 mark was the second lowest in baseball (Matt Harrison, 0.33) ... induced 14 double plays and threw 10 wild pitches, tied for the sixth most in the AL ... was recalled from Birmingham on 5/7 prior to a doubleheader at Cleveland ... made his Major League debut in the first game, working 5.2 scoreless IP in relief ... became the first White Sox reliever to work 5.2 scoreless IP or more in his Major League debut since at least 1920 (STATS LLC) and the first in baseball since Minnesota's Jeff Holly on 5/1/77 vs. Detroit (7.0 IP) ... also became the first Sox pitcher to work at least 5.2 IP in his debut since Jack Mcdowell on 9/15/87 vs. Minnesota (7.0) ... was optioned to Birmingham following the game ... was recalled from Class AAA Charlotte on 5/25 for the remainder of the season (did not make an appearance with the Knights) ... earned the victory in his first career start on 5/25 vs. Cleveland, allowing two runs on four hits over 6.0 IP ... became just the third White Sox starter since 1999 to earn the win in his first career start, joining Kip Wells (8/2/99 at Detroit) and Lucas Harrell (7/30/10 vs. Oakland) ... was ejected from his second start on 6/1 at Tampa Bay (1 ER/3.2 IP) by home plate umpire Mark Wegner after throwing a pitch behind Ben Zobrist (no warnings were issued prior to the ejection) ... faced 100 consecutive batters from 6/6-29 without issuing a walk, tied for the fourth-longest stretch in baseball and the longest by a White Sox pitcher since Mark Buehrle (101) from 5/13-6/4/09 ... was charged with his first career loss on 6/6 vs. Toronto (2 ER/6.0 IP) ... won his first interleague start on 6/12 at St. Louis (1 ER/5.2 IP) ... compiled a 16.0 scoreless IP streak from 6/17-24, the sixth-longest by a rookie in Sox history ... received a no-decision on 6/17 at Los Angeles-NL despite throwing 8.0 scoreless IP ... recorded his second consecutive no-decision after throwing 8.0 scoreless IP on 6/24 vs. Milwaukee ... earned the win in his first career start at Yankee Stadium on 6/29 (6 ER/6.0 IP) ... defeated Texas on 7/5 at U.S. Cellular Field, allowing just one run on two hits (both singles) over 8.0 IP with a career-high eight strikeouts ... held the Rangers hitless over his final 4.0 iP ... worked 8.0 scoreless IP and received a no-decision for the third time on 7/19 at Boston ... made three straight quality starts to begin August ... allowed just one run and struck out seven batters over 7.2 IP on 9/10 vs. Detroit for his final victory ... went 0-2 with a 6.23 ERA (9 ER/13.0 IP) over his final three starts ... was named to the Southern League midseason All-Star team with Birmingham ... allowed three earned runs or less in all nine starts with the Barons. 2011 Went 10-2 with a 2.91 ERA (33 ER/102.0 IP) in 30 games (12 starts) with Class A Tampa in the Yankees organization ... recorded at least one strikeout in all 30 of his appearances ... limited opponents to a .236 (86-364) average ... was 6-1 with a 2.83 ERA (20 ER/63.2 IP) as a starter and 4-1 with a 3.05 ERA (13 ER/38.1 IP) in relief ... was named Florida State League Pitcher of the Week for 7/11-17 after throwing 7.0 scoreless IP with nine strikeouts on 7/15 vs. Palm Beach ... Sox acquisition recommended by Daraka Shaheed and Joe Siers. 2010 Combined to go 3-2 with a 3.26 ERA (14 ER/38.2 IP), one save and 44 strikeouts in 20 games (three starts) with rookie Gulf Coast League Yankees and Class A Charleston ... opponents batted .178 (25-140). 2009 Spent his second straight season with the Dominican Summer League Yankees, going 2-1 with a 2.32 ERA (13 ER/50.1 OP) and 80 strikeouts in 14 starts ... averaged 14.3 strikeouts per 9.0 IP. 2008 Was 3-2 with a 1.96 ERA (12 ER/55.0 IP) and 76 strikeouts in 15 games (12 starts) with the DSL Yankees ... averaged 12.4 strikeouts per 9.0 IP. 2007 Did not pitch after receiving a 50-game suspension for violating terms of Minor League Baseball's drug Prevention Program. 2006 Made his professional debut with the Venezuelan Summer League Mets.