Josh Roenicke

Josh Roenicke #17

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  • B/T: R/R
  • 6' 3"/205


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Josh Roenicke MLB Career Stats

8-3 4.17 220.1 168 1.52

Josh Roenicke Bio

  • Full Name: Joshua James Roenicke
  • Born: 8/4/1982 in Baltimore, MD
  • Draft: 2006, Cincinnati Reds, 10th rd. (294th overall)
  • College: UCLA
  • Debut: September 13, 2008
  • Relationship(s): son of Gary Roenicke, nephew of Ron Roenicke
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MLB Career Stats 8 3 4.17 190 0 2 220.1 168 1.52


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FSL Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2007 Sarasota FSL

Josh Roenicke Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
November 6, 2015 RHP Josh Roenicke elected free agency.
April 9, 2015 Colorado Springs Sky Sox activated RHP Josh Roenicke.
March 6, 2015 RHP Josh Roenicke assigned to Milwaukee Brewers.
February 11, 2015 Colorado Springs Sky Sox signed free agent RHP Josh Roenicke.
February 11, 2015 Milwaukee Brewers signed free agent RHP Josh Roenicke to a minor league contract.
August 12, 2014 Colorado Rockies signed free agent RHP Josh Roenicke to a minor league contract.
August 12, 2014 Josh Roenicke assigned to Colorado Springs Sky Sox.
August 4, 2014 Syracuse Chiefs released RHP Josh Roenicke.
February 23, 2014 RHP Josh Roenicke assigned to Syracuse Chiefs.
February 14, 2014 Washington Nationals signed free agent RHP Josh Roenicke to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
October 18, 2013 RHP Josh Roenicke elected free agency.
October 2, 2013 Minnesota Twins sent RHP Josh Roenicke outright to Rochester Red Wings.
November 2, 2012 Minnesota Twins claimed Josh Roenicke off waivers from Colorado Rockies.
August 31, 2011 Colorado Rockies recalled Josh Roenicke from Colorado Springs Sky Sox.
August 26, 2011 Colorado Rockies optioned Josh Roenicke to Colorado Springs Sky Sox.
August 7, 2011 Colorado Rockies recalled Josh Roenicke from Colorado Springs Sky Sox.
June 2, 2011 Colorado Rockies claimed RHP Josh Roenicke off waivers from Toronto Blue Jays.
June 2, 2011 Colorado Rockies optioned Josh Roenicke to Colorado Springs Sky Sox.
May 16, 2011 Las Vegas 51s activated RHP Josh Roenicke from the 7-day disabled list.
May 1, 2011 Las Vegas 51s placed RHP Josh Roenicke on the 7-day disabled list.
March 13, 2011 Toronto Blue Jays optioned RHP Josh Roenicke to Las Vegas 51s.
September 5, 2010 Toronto Blue Jays recalled Josh Roenicke from Las Vegas 51s.
June 1, 2010 Toronto Blue Jays optioned Josh Roenicke to Las Vegas 51s.
April 27, 2010 Toronto Blue Jays recalled Josh Roenicke from Las Vegas 51s.
April 1, 2010 Toronto Blue Jays optioned Josh Roenicke to Las Vegas 51s.
August 1, 2009 Josh Roenicke roster status changed by Toronto Blue Jays.
July 31, 2009 Cincinnati Reds Traded 3B Edwin Encarnacion and RHP Josh Roenicke to Toronto Blue Jays; Toronto Blue Jays Traded 3B Scott Rolen to Cincinnati Reds and Louisville Bats Traded RHP Zach Stewart to Blue Jays Organization.
July 26, 2009 Cincinnati Reds recalled Josh Roenicke from Louisville Bats.
July 17, 2009 Cincinnati Reds optioned Josh Roenicke to Louisville Bats.
June 17, 2009 Cincinnati Reds recalled Josh Roenicke from Louisville Bats.
April 9, 2009 Josh Roenicke assigned to Louisville Bats from Cincinnati Reds.

Joshua James Roenicke Bio Info

Joshua James Roenicke (REN-uh-key)...wife Nikki (Desmond)...daughter Taytum (12/15/11)...grew up in Grass Valley, CA and in 2001 graduated from Nevada Union (CA) High School...attended UCLA and played baseball and football...his father, Gary, and uncle, Ron, played in the major leagues...Ron is the manager of the Brewers...his brother-in-law is Washington's Ian Desmond. 2012 Made Opening Day for first time in career and spent the entire season with the Rockies. ... Posted a season-high scoreless streak of 9.0 innings April 28-May 7. ... Posted a 0.52 ERA (17.1 IP, 1 ER) in 14 May games, ranking second in baseball in ERA for the month (minimum 15.0 IP). ... Struck out a career-high five batters twice -- April 15 vs. Arizona and July 20 at San Diego. ... Made 100th career appearance July 3 at St. Louis. ... Had first major league hit July 24 at Arizona, singling off Joe Saunders. ... Recorded first career save with 0.2 scoreless innings October 1 at Arizona. ... Made 27 appearances of at least 1.1 inning, going 3-1, 1.83 ERA (59.0 IP, 12 ER) with 28 walks and 40 strikeouts in those outings. ... Led all MLB relievers in innings pitched (88.2), the fewest relief innings to lead baseball since Montreal's Mel Rojas' 84.0 relief innings in the strike-shortened 1994 season...88.2 innings were fourth most in Colorado's history for a reliever. 2011 Began his sixth professional season with Toronto in Major League Spring Training...was optioned 3/13 and spent the beginning of the season with Triple-A Las Vegas before being claimed off waivers by Colorado and sent to Triple-A Colorado Springs 6/2...Between Triple-A Las Vegas and Colorado Springs he went 1-4 with a 4.58 ERA (53.0 ip, 27 er), 42 strikeouts and 22 walks in 29 outings...Joined the Rockies Major League club in early August...spent the first part of the season with Triple-A Colorado Springs after being claimed off waivers from Toronto on 6/2...made his Rockies debut with a scoreless 1.0 inning on 8/7...Started his stint with the Rockies with 10.1 scoreless innings pitched, which was tied for the second-longest streak by a Rockies relief pitcher this season...the streak, combined with the 1.1 scoreless innings he ended the 2010 season with Toronto with, added up to 11.2 innings pitched, a career-long streak for Roenicke...Roenicke did not allow a walk until his seventh appearance on the season, a span of 5.2 innings without a walk...Had one of the best months among Rockies relievers in August when he posted a 0.00 ERA (9.1 ip, 0 r/er) and allowed just five hits and four walks (.167 opponent average) while striking out eight batters...With four holds in his 19 appearances for the Rockies this season he doubled his career holds his first four appearances as a Rockie, Roenicke recorded three holds, all coming in a six-day span from 8/8-13...over the three outings (2.1 ip) with a hold he allowed two hits and struckout three without allowing a run or a walk...Of the Rockies who finished the season with the club, Roenicke's .158 (3-for-19) opponent average against left-handed hitters was the second-lowest (Escalona - .135)...In 13 of his 19 appearance he used 16-or-less pitches, allowing runs in just one of those 13...Finished the 2011 season with a 3.78 ERA, which was the lowest of his career for an entire season...his .233 (14-for- 60) opponent average and six games finished also mark career-bests 2010 Appeared in 16 games for the Blue Jays over two separate stints with the team... WIN #1: Picked up his first ML win May 14 vs. TEX pitching 1.1 innings in a 16-10 win... STINGY: In 16 games this season allowed opposition to hit only .237 (18-76) and allowed seven hits to lefthanders as they were limited to a .219 average ... On Sept.10 pitched a career high three innings of relief (H, ER, 2K, HR)... Recorded multiple strikeout outings in seven of 16 games, including three on two occasions...Held opponents to a .167 average at Rogers Centre... IN THE MINORS: Posted a career high nine wins for Las Vegas (AAA) which led the Club... Began the season by pitching 10.2 consecutive scoreless innings... In 24 of his 36 appearances pitched more then one inning and in 15 games pitched at least two innings. 2009 Acquired on July 31 along with 3B Edwin Encarnacion & RHP Zachary Stewart from Cincinnati, in exchange for 3B Scott Rolen... Combined to go 0-0 with a 5.23 ERA in 24 games, between Cincinnati and Toronto... DAYS OF RED: Spent most of the 2009 season in the Cincinnati organization at Louisville (AAA)... Apeared in 27 games, picking up 12 saves and a win, to go with a 2.57 ERA, while walking only six and striking out 32 in 28 innings of work for the Redbirds... BACK TO THE BIGS: Was summoned to the Reds for a stretch between June 18 and July 16, pitching in 10 games, before being optioned back to Louisville... Was recalled in time for a July 29 appearance his final one as a Red before being traded... NICE START: Was not scored upon in his first six games with Reds in 2009, totaling 8.1 innings, a career high scoreless streak... In Cincinnati made a total of 11 appearances all in relief, pitching to a 2.70 ERA... Struck out 14 batters in 13.1 innings... JAY DAYS: Made his Blue Jays debut on Aug. 2 at OAK, tossing one scoreless inning... Was scored upon in eight of 13 outings with the Blue Jays, resulting in a 7.13 ERA... Struck out 19 in his 17.2 frames, however he did add 12 walks... WORK ON THE LEFTIES: Allowed left-handed hitters to a bat .351 over the course of the season, while limiting right-handed hitters to a .190 mark. 2008 In 57 apps at Class AA Chattanooga and Class AAA Louisville combined to finish 6-2, 2.80 with 13 saves...among all Reds farmhands ranked T2nd in saves...was promoted following the International League the 10-inning, 3-2 victory on 9/13 at Ari became the 10th and final Reds player to make his Major League debut in 2008, joining RHP Johnny Cueto, IF Paul Janish, OF Jay Bruce, LHP Daniel Ray Herrera, RHP Daryl Thompson, IF Adam Rosales, OF Chris Dickerson, RHP Ramon Ramirez and C/IF/OF Wilkin his debut recorded his first career strikeout (Mark Reynolds). 2007 At Class A Sarasota and Class AA Chattanooga led all Reds minor league pitchers with 24 saves...combined to finish 4-2, 2.31 in 46 relief Baseball America's Best Tools issue was rated the best reliever in the Florida State League...was selected to participate in the Florida State League All-Star Game...began the season at Sarasota and in 27 apps there went 2-1, 3.25 with 16 saves in 18 chances before he was promoted to Chattanooga on 6/21...finished the season 1-1, 0.95 with 8 saves in 9 save opps over 19 apps for the Lookouts...did not allow a run in 16 of his 19 apps for Chattanooga...on 1/17/08 was invited to Major League spring training camp. 2006 In his first professional season combined to finish 2-0, 4.63 with 6 saves in 21 relief apps for the rookie league Gulf Coast Reds and Billings... Opponents hit just .207... Recorded 33 strikeouts in just 23.1 innings.