Luke Gregerson

Luke Gregerson #44

  • P
  • B/T: L/R
  • 6' 3"/200
  • Age: 31


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Pitches: Strikes, Balls


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Luke Gregerson Stats

7-3 3.10 61.0 59 0.95

Luke Gregerson MLB Career Stats

29-30 2.79 480.1 470 1.06

Luke Gregerson Bio

  • Full Name: Lucas John Gregerson
  • Born: 5/14/1984 in Park Ridge, IL
  • Draft: 2006, St. Louis Cardinals, 28th rd. (856th overall)
  • College: St. Xavier, IL
  • Debut: April 6, 2009
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2015 Stats 7 3 3.10 64 0 31 61.0 59 0.95
MLB Career Stats 29 30 2.79 499 0 50 480.1 470 1.06

Luke Gregerson 2015 Splits

Last 7 Games 0 0 4.76 7 0 4 5.2 5 3 0 8 0.88
Last 15 Games 1 1 3.46 15 0 8 13.0 10 5 0 15 0.77
Last 30 Games 4 2 2.93 30 0 13 27.2 23 9 4 27 0.98
Last 7 Games
Last 15 Games
Last 30 Games
Last 3 Games W L SV IP H ER BB SO
9/28 @ SEA 0 0 1 0.2 0 0 0 2
9/30 @ SEA 0 0 1 1.0 1 0 0 1
10/3 @ ARI 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 1
Last 3 Games
9/28 @ SEA
9/30 @ SEA
10/3 @ ARI
2015 Games by Position: RP (64)

Luke Gregerson Two-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 Astros AL 403 Two-seam FB 89.75 89.00 2341.25 5.59 88.00
MLB Avg - - - Two-seam FB 92.28 92.00 2128.56 6.05 90.00


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Luke Gregerson 2015 Projections

Rest of Season
0 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
7 3 3.08 64 0 0 0 31 36 61.1 48 24 21 5 2 10 2 59 0.95
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Luke Gregerson News

Luke Gregerson Fantasy News

September 19, 2015 at 9:01 PM ET

Gregerson returns to Astros after son's birth

It's been a whirlwind week for Astros closer Luke Gregerson, who rejoined the team for Saturday's game against the A's after missing three days due to the birth of his first child.

September 16, 2015 at 9:45 PM ET

Gregerson leaves Astros for birth of child

Luke Gregerson left the Astros Wednesday to join his wife, Lindsey, in Orlando for the birth of their first child. Because of an expanded September roster, Gregerson wasn't placed on the paternity list; it's unclear when he'll return.


Luke Gregerson Awards

TEX Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2008 Springfield TEX

FSL Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2007 Palm Beach FSL

FSL Post-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2007 Palm Beach FSL

VWL Reliever of the Year

Year Team League
2008 Margarita LVBP

Luke Gregerson Leaderboards


Season SV Rank
2012 9 20th in NL
2013 4 23rd in NL


Season G Rank
2009 72 20th in NL
2010 80 4th in NL
2012 77 6th in NL
2013 73 12th in NL
2014 72 10th in AL


Season HLD Rank
2009 27 3rd in NL
2010 40 1st in NL
2011 16 21st in NL
2012 24 10th in NL
2013 25 6th in NL
2014 22 8th in AL

Luke Gregerson Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
May 12, 2015 Houston Astros activated RHP Luke Gregerson.
May 8, 2015 RHP Luke Gregerson roster status changed by Houston Astros.
December 12, 2014 Houston Astros signed free agent RHP Luke Gregerson.
October 30, 2014 RHP Luke Gregerson elected free agency.
December 3, 2013 Oakland Athletics traded LF Seth Smith to San Diego Padres for RHP Luke Gregerson.
July 5, 2011 Luke Gregerson roster status changed by San Diego Padres.
July 2, 2011 Luke Gregerson assigned to Tucson Padres.
July 1, 2011 sent RHP Luke Gregerson on a rehab assignment to Tucson Padres.
June 9, 2011 San Diego Padres placed RHP Luke Gregerson on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to June 7, 2011. Strained left oblique.
July 6, 2009 San Diego Padres activated RHP Luke Gregerson from the 15-day disabled list.
June 16, 2009 San Diego Padres placed RHP Luke Gregerson on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to June 8, 2009. Strained right shoulder.

Lucas John Gregerson Bio Info

Lucas John Gregerson…attended St. Xavier University in Chicago, IL and Morton High School in Morton, IL…pitched for Team USA in the 2013 World Baseball Classic…did not allow a run in two outings (2.0 ip, 2 so).


Compiled a career-low 2.12 ERA in 72 relief appearances in his first season with the A's…the games pitched tied for the team lead and tied for 10th in the American League…it marked the fifth time in his career he pitched in at least 70 games…had appeared in at least 60 games in each of his six seasons in the Majors…became one of five Major Leaguers to pitch in at least 60 games in each of the last six seasons (2009-14) (Breslow, Papelbon, Thornton, Ziegler) and his 435 games pitched over that span are the most in the majors…walked 15 batters in 72.1 innings for a career-low 1.87 walks per nine innings…allowed a .220 opponents' batting average, which included .219 (33x151) against right-handed hitters compared to .221 (25x113) against left-handed hitters…surrendered all six of his home runs in 2014 to righties for a .397 slugging percentage…had a .265 slugging percentage against lefties…had not allowed a home run to a lefty since Sept. 3, 2012, at LAD (OF Andre Ethier)…yielded a .173 batting average with runners in scoring position…the opponents' clean-up hitter was 5x42 (.119) with one extra base hit off him (home run)…had a 2.88 ERA and .242 opponents batting average over his first 25 appearances, a 0.91 ERA and .176 opponents average over his next 29 outings from May 27- Aug. 8, and a 3.06 ERA and .254 opponents' average over his final 18 games beginning Aug. 10…had a 0.87 ERA in 23 appearances on no days rest, a 2.61 ERA in his other 49 games…compiled a 1.81 ERA in 46 games at night compared to 2.78 in 26 appearances during the day…had a career-high six wild pitches, which tied for fifth most among AL relievers…averaged 13.9 pitches per inning, which ranked fourth lowest among AL relievers…tossed at least one inning in 63 of his 72 appearances.


Went 6-8 with four saves and a 2.71 ERA in a team-leading 73 games in his fifth and final season with San Diego…topped 70 games for the fourth time in the last five years and has appeared in at least 61 games in each of his five seasons…had career highs in wins, losses and hit batters (4)…tied for first among National League relievers in losses (8), tied for third in triples (3) and tied for sixth in wins (6)and hit batters (4)…allowed a .203 opponents batting average, including .192 (24-for-125) against righthanded hitters compared to .216 (25-for-116) against left-handers…has a .191 (137-for-718) average against right-handers in his career…surrendered all three of his home runs in 2013 to righties … issued 12 of his 18 walks to lefties…was 4-2 with a 0.91 ERA and .140 opponents batting average over his first 29 games through June 8, 1-5 with a 7.71 ERA and .329 opponents average over a 25-game stretch from June 9 to August 15, and 1-1 with a 0.50 ERA and .136 opponents average over his final 19 contests … first batters faced were 13-for-70 (.186) with just three walks and his .219 on-base percentage against first batters ranked seventh in the NL…tied for ninth in first batter strikeouts (20) … allowed 5-of-19 (26.3%) inherited runners to score…was charged with five blown saves, which tied for seventh in the NL…did not induce a grounded into double play and his 66.1 innings pitched were the most in the majors among pitchers with no GIDP…they were also the most in San Diego history … opponents hit .161 with the bases empty and .265 with runners on base, including .290 with runners in scoring position…did not allow a run in three appearances against Cincinnati (2.2 ip) and has not allowed a run in 15 career outings against the Reds (18.0 ip)…compiled a 4.12 ERA in 44 outings on zero or one days rest … had a 0.67 ERA in 29 outings on two days rest or more…posted a 2.03 ERA and .179 opponents batting average in 51 games at night compared to a 4.58 ERA and .265 opponents average in 22 day games…logged a 0.71 ERA in 14 games against NL Central competition … opponents were 10-for-10 in stolen base attempts and they are 28-for-30 (93.3%) off him in his career … tossed at least one inning in 54 of his 73 appearances…had just two outings longer than 1.1 innings.

SAN DIEGO: Struck out a season-high three batters April 4 at New York (NL)…tossed 15.1 consecutive scoreless innings over a 16-game stretch from April 24 to May 31…held the opposition to a .061 batting average over that span…tossed a season-high 2.0 scoreless innings May 31 against Toronto…did not allow a run in 12 games (11.1 innings) in May and opponents hit .081 … his season ERA stood at 0.76 at the end of May but he posted a 6.55 ERA in 14 appearances in June … however, logged three of his four saves over a seven-game stretch from June 1 to 11…matched his season high with 2.0 scoreless innings and three strikeouts June 6 at Colorado … allowed a season-high three runs on a career-high tying four hits in 0.2 innings June 9 at Colorado … matched his high in hits June 19 at San Francisco…allowed a pinch hit walk-off home run to Jonny Gomes in the bottom of the ninth inning July 3 at Boston…that was his third and final home run of the season…finished the season with a 34-game, 30.2-inning, 124-batters faced homerless streak …walked two batters Aug. 15 against New York (NL), his only outing with more than one walk…allowed two runs in that game but would not allow an earned run in 18 of his final 19 appearances … compiled a 0.69 ERA in 14 appearances in September.

2012 Posted a career-best 2.39 ERA (19 ER/71.2 IP) and a career-high nine saves over 77 outings for the Padres. His 77 games were tied for sixth-most among all NL relievers. In 43 relief appearances at home, went 1-0 with a 1.49 ERA (7 ER/42.1 IP) and a .179 (26-for-145) opponents batting average, with five saves in six opportunities. After the All-Star Break, posted a 1.10 ERA(4 ER/32.2 IP) and a .189 (23-for-122) opponents batting average with nine saves in 10 opportunities over 35 the first half, was 2-0 with a 3.46 ERA(15 ER/39.0 IP) over 42 outings. Posted a career-best 23.0 scoreless inning streak from 7/4-8/27, the longest streak by a Padre in 2012 and longest since RHP Kevin Correia posted a 23.1 scoreless inning streak in 2009. Worked scoreless ball in 65 of his 77 outings total on the season. Converted eight of nine save opportunities over a 10-game stretch from 8/26-9/15, with his only blown save and the Padres only loss in that span on 9/3 at LAD. Converted his ninth save of the season on the Padres last game of the year 10/3 at MIL. Allowed seven home runs total on the year, with five of those coming in a 19-game stretch from 5/14-6/25 in which he posted a 5.19 ERA(10 ER/17.1 IP)...following that span, went on to post a 1.17 ERA(5 ER/38.1 IP) and a .190 (27-for-142) opponents average from 6/26 through the end of the season. Recorded 72 strikeouts in his 71.2 innings pitched for a perfect 9.0 strikeouts per 9.0 IP ratio, the second-most strikeouts among Padre relievers in 2012. Honored with the Darrel Akerfelds Bullpen Award following the season, given annually to the most outstanding member of the Padres bullpen as voted on by his peers. 2011 Made 61 relief appearances for the Padres, including 11 games finished...Worked scoreless ball in 48 of his 61 outings...Missed 25 games while on the disabled list from 6/9-7/5 with a strained oblique...Posted a 4.01 ERA (11 ER/24.2 IP) in his 30 home games and 1.74 ERA (6 ER/31.0 IP) in 31 games on the road...Held right-handed hitters to a .225 average (29-for-129) while allowing a .329 average (28-for-85) average to lefties...Tallied 16 holds and allowed seven of 29 inherited runners to score (24 percent). 2010 Made a career-high and team-leading 80 appearances for the Padres, tied for the fourth most outings among National League pitchers...also tied with Cla Meredith (2007) for the third most outings for a Padre pitcher in franchise history...Set a new Major League record with 40 holds in 2010...broke the previous record of 36, held by Scott Linebrink (2006) and Tom Gordon (2004), on 9/22 at LAD...Worked scoreless ball in 63 of his 80 outings and hitless ball in 48 outings...Retired 26 consecutive batters from 4/14-27, setting a new Padres record (previous: 24 by Craig Lefferts in 1984)...Did not allow a walk to 110-straight batters faced from 4/14-6/18, the longest streak for a reliever in Padre history and longest in the Majors for a reliever since Jonathan Papelbon (BOS) went 127-straight in 2008...After allowing three runs on 0.1 IP in his first outing of the season, went 1-1 with a 0.55 ERA (2 ER/33.0 IP), a .084 (9-for-107) opponents batting average and 40 strikeouts against just one walk (intentional) over his next 29 outings from 4/10-6/12...Posted a season-high 16.1-inning scoreless streak from 4/15-5/11, the second longest of his career (18.0-innings, 8/16- 9/20/09)...Averaged 14.1 pitches per inning pitched, the third lowest average among all Major League relievers...His .170 (47-for-276) opponents batting average on the season was fourth lowest among all NL relievers...held right-handed hitters to a .162 (25-for-154) while lefties hit at a .180 (22-for-122) clip...Had a 2.14 ERA (10 ER/42.0 IP) and a .146 (21-for-144) opponents batting average in 39 outings at home, against a 4.46 ERA (18 ER/36.1 IP) and a .197 (26-for-132) opponents average in 41 outings on the road...Recorded the 100th strikeout of his career on 4/19 vs. SF (Eugenio Velez)...Notched two saves in 2010, on 6/27 at FLA (1.0 IP) and 9/8 vs. LAD (1.2 IP)...Allowed the first home run of his career at PETCO Park on 5/14 vs. LAD (Matt Kemp), snapping a streak of 45 career outings (51.1 IP) without allowing a home run at home. 2009 Acquired from the Cardinals 3/23 to complete the deal that sent Khalil Greene to St. Louis...made his Major League debut and appeared in a team-high 72 games...Worked scoreless ball in 57 of 72 appearances...Recorded two significant scoreless innings streaks, working 12.1 shutout frames 5/13-30 and a career-best 18.0-straight scoreless innings from 8/16-9/20...18.0-inning streak was the longest by a Padres reliever in 2009 and the longest active streak in the Majors at the time...Allowed just three runs at home, posting a 0.65 ERA (3 ER/41.2 IP) in 37 outings...opponents limited to .136 average at PETCO Park...Posted a 6.48 ERA (24 ER/33.1 IP) on the road with opponents hitting .307...Placed on the disabled list 6/16 (retroactive to 6/8) with a strained right shoulder and was reinstated 7/6...Struck out 93 compared to 31 walks while limiting opponents to a .221 average...surrendered three home runs, including just one over his final 41 outings...Ranked among all NL relievers in innings (9th), strikeouts (T3rd) and holds (T2nd, 27)...Ranked among NL rookie relievers in games (2nd), innings (2nd), strikeouts (1st), holds (1st), ERA (5th) and opponent average (6th)...Allowed just five of 27 inherited runners to score (18.5 percent)...Recorded his first Major League save 9/24 at COL, working 1.2 scoreless innings...Ranks on the Padres all-time rookie reliever lists in games (4th), innings (T10th) and holds (2nd). 2008 Pitched the entire season for Double-A Springfield in the Cardinals organization...named to the Texas League All-Star Game...Went 7-6 with 10 saves and a 3.35 ERA (28 ER/75.1 IP) in 57 relief appearances for Springfield...struck out 78 compared to 26 walks...Allowed just two earned runs in 22.0 IP (0.82 ERA) spanning 19 outings for Margarita in the Venezuelan Winter League. 2007 53 games pitched for Rookie-level Palm Beach were second most in the Florida State League...Ranked third in the FSL with 29 saves, 43 games finished and average runners allowed per 9.0 IP (8.86)...opponents batted .183 against him, ranking him third among all relievers...Named Pitcher of the Game at the FSL All-Star Game as he struck out the only two batters he faced...named an FSL Postseason All-Star...Named the Cardinals Pitcher of the Month for August, as he did not allow a run over 13.2 IP spanning 12 appearances while going nine-for-nine in save opportunities. 2006 Split the season between Rookie-level Johnson City and Single-A State College...converted nine save opportunities between the two stops...With five saves and a 3.86 ERA (7 ER/16.1 IP) in 15 relief appearances for Johnson City...struck out 24 compared to six walks...6-1 with four saves and a 1.72 ERA (3 ER/15.2 IP) in 12 relief appearances for State College...struck out 22 compared to nine walks...Did not allow a home run in 32.0 combined innings.