Eddie Butler

Eddie Butler #31

  • P
  • B/T: R/R
  • 6' 2"/180
  • Age: 24


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Pitches: Strikes, Balls


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Eddie Butler Stats

3-10 5.90 79.1 44 1.82

Eddie Butler MLB Career Stats

4-11 6.04 95.1 47 1.83

Eddie Butler Bio

  • Full Name: Timothy Edward Butler
  • Born: 3/13/1991 in Chesapeake, VA
  • Draft: 2012, Colorado Rockies, 1st rd. (46th overall)
  • College: Radford
  • Debut: June 6, 2014
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2015 Stats 3 10 5.90 16 16 0 79.1 44 1.82
MLB Career Stats 4 11 6.04 19 19 0 95.1 47 1.83
  • Status: Active

Eddie Butler 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 Rockies NL 603 Four-seam FB 93.82 93.10 2085.00 5.87 88.55
MLB Avg - - - Four-seam FB 92.88 92.52 2212.00 6.16 89.92


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October 12, 2015 at 9:28 AM ET

Butler fans 44 batters in 2015

Rockies right-hander Eddie Butler finished the 2015 regular season with a 3-10 record, a 5.90 ERA, a 1.82 WHIP and 44 strikeouts across 79 1/3 innings.

August 14, 2015 at 10:54 PM ET

Rockies place Logan on DL, option Butler

The Rockies made a flurry of roster moves on Friday, all of which were pitching related.


Eddie Butler Awards

Futures Game Selection

Year Team League
2013 Modesto CAL

Baseball America Minor League All-Star

Year Team League
2013 Tulsa TEX

MiLB.com Organization All-Star

Year Team League
2013 Colorado NL

TEX Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2014 Tulsa TEX

PIO Post-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2012 Grand Junction PIO

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Season CG Rank
2015 1 9th in NL

Eddie Butler Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
October 5, 2015 Colorado Rockies recalled Eddie Butler from Albuquerque Isotopes.
August 14, 2015 Colorado Rockies optioned RHP Eddie Butler to Albuquerque Isotopes.
July 19, 2015 Colorado Rockies recalled Eddie Butler from Albuquerque Isotopes.
June 9, 2015 Colorado Rockies optioned RHP Eddie Butler to Albuquerque Isotopes.
September 16, 2014 Colorado Rockies recalled Eddie Butler from Tulsa Drillers.
July 19, 2014 Colorado Rockies optioned RHP Eddie Butler to Tulsa Drillers.
July 18, 2014 Colorado Rockies sent RHP Eddie Butler on a rehab assignment to Colorado Springs Sky Sox.
July 12, 2014 Colorado Rockies sent RHP Eddie Butler on a rehab assignment to Modesto Nuts.
June 9, 2014 Colorado Rockies placed RHP Eddie Butler on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to June 7, 2014. right rotator cuff inflammation
June 6, 2014 Colorado Rockies selected the contract of RHP Eddie Butler from Tulsa Drillers.
February 4, 2014 Colorado Rockies invited non-roster RHP Eddie Butler to spring training.
August 2, 2013 RHP Eddie Butler assigned to Tulsa Drillers from Modesto Nuts.
May 23, 2013 Eddie Butler assigned to Modesto Nuts from Asheville Tourists.
March 30, 2013 Eddie Butler assigned to Asheville Tourists from Grand Junction Rockies.
June 17, 2012 Eddie Butler assigned to Grand Junction Rockies from Colorado Rockies.
June 15, 2012 Colorado Rockies signed RHP Eddie Butler.

Timothy Edward Butler Bio Info

Signed by Rockies scout Jay Matthews...was rated the 85th-best player in the draft by Baseball America...In 2012, became the first player in Radford history to be named Big South Conference Pitcher of the Year...went 7-4 with a school-record 2.20 ERA in 14 starts in 2012...is the all-time leader in school history with 22 wins...ranks fourth with a 3.84 career ERA and third with 232 strikeouts.


Made his Major League debut for the Rockies during the 2014 season...he became the 28th starting pitcher in franchise history to make his Major League debut for the Rockies...Butler made his Rockies debut on June 6 vs Los Angeles - NL...he took the 7-2 loss going 5.1 innings and allowing six runs on 10 hits...he became the first Rockie to start a game in his debut since RHP Chad Bettis on Aug. 13, 2013 at Atlanta and the first Rockie to start a home game in his debut since LHP Edwar Cabrera on June 27, 2012 vs. Washington...Following his first start, Butler was placed on the 15-day DL with right rotator cuff inflammation on June 9 and spent over a month there before being removed form the DL and optioned on July 19...he was again recalled on Sept. 16...Butler picked up his first Major League win on Sept. 20 vs. Arizona...Eddie had his first career quality start, allowing one run over 6.0 innings (5 H, BB, SO)...The Chesapeake, Va. native made 20 starts this season between Single-A Modesto (1), Double-A Tulsa (18), and Triple-A Colorado Springs (1)...he went a combined 6-10 with a 3.99 ERA (117.1 IP, 52 ER) with 40 walks and 80 strikeouts...Butler helped lead Tulsa to their first Texas League Championship Final since 2002, as the Drillers finished as the league runner-up in the Texas League...Eddie made three starts during the Texas League playoffs, including two in the Championship Series...he went 0-2 in 15.2 innings with a 4.02 ERA (15.2 IP, 7 ER) during the TL playoffs.


Made stops at three different levels this season, finishing the year with Double-A Tulsa...went a combined 9-5 with an organization-best 1.80 ERA (149.2 IP, 30 ER) in 28 starts...started the season in Single-A Asheville and went 5-1 and a 1.66 ERA (54.1 IP, 10 ER) in 9 starts before moving to the High-A Modesto Nuts in the California League...Posted a 3-4 record and 2.39 ERA (67 IP, 18 ER) in 13 starts for Modesto...finished the season with Tulsa, where he was 1-0 with a 0.65 ERA (27.2 IP, 2 ER)...Was a Futures Game Selection where he tossed a scoreless inning of relief and struck out one...Rated as the 17th-best MLB prospect by ESPN's Keith Law and the 2nd-best Rockies prospect by Baseball America...Baseball America also recognized him as having the Best Changup and Best Slider in the Rockies.


Had a league-best 2.13 ERA (67.2 IP, 16 ER) while at Short Season Grand Junction, along with a league low .228 opponents average (57-for-250) among starters...his seven wins were tied for third in the Pioneer League...rated the 6th-best prospect in the Rockies organization by Baseball America and the Best Fastball by the same publication.