Chase Whitley

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  • B/T: R/R
  • 6' 3"/215
  • Age: 26

Chase Whitley 2015 Postseason Stats

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Chase Whitley Postseason Career Stats

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Chase Whitley Stats

1-2 4.19 19.1 16 1.29

Chase Whitley MLB Career Stats

5-5 5.02 95.0 76 1.44

Chase Whitley Bio

  • Full Name: Chase Coleman Whitley
  • Born: 6/14/1989 in Ranburne, AL
  • Draft: 2010, New York Yankees, 15th rd. (475th overall)
  • College: Troy
  • Debut: May 15, 2014
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2015 Stats 1 2 4.19 4 4 0 19.1 16 1.29
MLB Career Stats 5 5 5.02 28 16 0 95.0 76 1.44
  • Status: Disabled 60-Day

Chase Whitley 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 Yankees AL 99 Four-seam FB 89.68 89.48 2100.00 6.37 96.98
MLB Avg - - - Four-seam FB 92.89 92.53 2212.00 6.16 89.92


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May 18, 2015 at 7:11 PM ET

Whitley elects to have Tommy John surgery

Yankees right-hander Chase Whitley has decided to undergo Tommy John surgery following a consultation with team physician Dr. Christopher Ahmad on Monday in New York. Ahmad will perform the procedure on Tuesday at New York-Presbyterian Hospital.

May 15, 2015 at 8:02 PM ET

Whitley may need Tommy John surgery

Yankees right-hander Chase Whitley has been diagnosed with a partial tear of his ulnar collateral ligament and could be heading for Tommy John surgery, said manager Joe Girardi.


Chase Whitley Awards

NYP Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
06/28/2010 Staten Island NYP

NYP Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2010 Staten Island NYP

Chase Whitley Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
May 20, 2015 New York Yankees transferred RHP Chase Whitley from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list. May 2015 Tommy John surgery
May 15, 2015 New York Yankees placed RHP Chase Whitley on the 15-day disabled list. right elbow strain
April 28, 2015 New York Yankees recalled RHP Chase Whitley from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
April 2, 2015 New York Yankees optioned RHP Chase Whitley to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
September 2, 2014 New York Yankees recalled Chase Whitley from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
August 21, 2014 New York Yankees optioned RHP Chase Whitley to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
May 15, 2014 New York Yankees selected the contract of Chase Whitley from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
April 23, 2014 RHP Chase Whitley assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders from Staten Island Yankees.
April 18, 2014 RHP Chase Whitley assigned to Staten Island Yankees from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
January 29, 2014 New York Yankees invited non-roster RHP Chase Whitley to spring training.
May 18, 2013 Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders activated RHP Chase Whitley from the 7-day disabled list.
April 1, 2013 Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders placed RHP Chase Whitley on the 7-day disabled list.
January 31, 2013 New York Yankees invited non-roster RHP Chase Whitley to spring training.
April 13, 2012 RHP Chase Whitley assigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees from Trenton Thunder.
February 8, 2012 New York Yankees invited non-roster RHP Chase Whitley to spring training.
June 27, 2011 Chase Whitley assigned to Trenton Thunder from Tampa Yankees.
September 1, 2010 Chase Whitley assigned to Tampa Yankees from Staten Island Yankees.
June 18, 2010 Chase Whitley assigned to Staten Island Yankees from New York Yankees.
June 17, 2010 New York Yankees signed RHP Chase Whitley.

Chase Coleman Whitley Bio Info

Selected by the Yankees in the 15th round of the 2010 First-Year Player Draft.

Made his first career Opening Day roster and combined to go 4-3 with a 5.23 ERA (75.2IP, 44ER) in 24 appearances (12 starts) in two stints with the Yankees (5/5-8/21 and 9/2-28)... As a starter, was 3-3 with a 4.76 ERA (58.2IP,31ER)…allowed one of eight inherited runners to score and retired seven of 12 first batters faced in relief... Was signed to a Major League contract and selected to the Yankees' 25-man roster from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre prior to making his MLB debut at NewYork-NL on 5/15…pitched 4.2 scoreless innings, earning a no-decision in a 1-0 Yankees win (2H, 2BB, 4K)…according to the Elias Sports Bureau, Whitley became only the fourth pitcher in Yankees franchise history to make his MLB debut as a starter and allow zero runs, joining Sam Militello (8/9/92 vs. BOS), Vito Tamulis (9/25/34 at PHI) and Russ Van Atta (4/25/33 at WAS)…accordingto ESPN Stats & Information, it marked the first time in more than 100 years the Yankees won a 1-0 game in which their starting pitcher made his MLB debut (last: Pete Wilson at Boston on 9/15/1908, complete game at Huntington Avenue Grounds)…also singled in his only plate appearance, becoming the fourth Yankees pitcher to record a base hit in his MLB debut since Interleague play began (also Tyler Clippard on 5/20/07 at NYM, Brad Halsey on 6/19/04 at LAD and Brandon Claussen on 6/28/03 at NYM-G2)... Earned his first Major League victory in 6/6 win at Kansas City (7.0IP, 5H, 2ER, 0BB, 3K)... Was 3-0 with a 2.56 ERA (38.2IP, 11ER) in his first seven starts (5/15-6/18), joining Masahiro Tanaka as the onlyYankees in franchise history to produce a non-losing start in each of their first seven MLB games (credit: Elias)... According to Elias, Whitley became the first Yankees pitcher in franchise history to record at least 5.0IP, allow five-or-fewer hits and issue zero walks in three consecutive starts (6/1 vs. MIN, 6/6 at KC and 6/12 at SEA)... The Yankees won each of Whitley's first five road starts and were 6-1 in his first seven starts overall... Faced 133 consecutive batters without issuing a walk, a streak that spanned parts of six starts from 5/21-6/18…became only the third Yankees pitcher since 1952 to record at least 5.0IP without walking a batter infour-or-more consecutive starts (5/26-6/12), joining David Wells (four times) and Fritz Peterson (twice)... Surrendered his first home run to Seattle's Logan Morrison on 6/12, snapping a homerless streak of 27.2IP…did not allow a home run in his first 53.1 combined innings between MLB and Triple-A in 2014... Made his first relief appearance on 7/9 at Cleveland, earning the win in a 5-4, 14-inning Yankees victory (2.0IP,1H, 0R, 0BB, 3K)…entered in the 12th inning with the score tied at 4-4 and retired the final six batters he faced... Pitched 6.0 scoreless innings but did not earn a decision in 7/22 win vs. Texas (7H, 0BB, 6K), his final start ofthe season…was moved to the bullpen on 7/25 after LHP Chris Capuano was acquired by the Yankees and added to the starting rotation…made his final relief appearance in 9/27 loss at Boston, tossing 2.0 scoreless innings (2H, 4K)... Went 3-2 with a 2.01 ERA (31.1IP, 7ER) and 37K in 10 appearances (six starts) with Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre... Attended spring training with the Yankees as a non-roster invitee, going 1-2 with a 13.50 ERA (4.2IP, 7ER) insix relief appearances.

Made 29 appearances (5 starts) with Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, going 3-2 with 3 saves and a 3.06 ERA (67.2IP, 23ER, 62K, 21BB)…held lefties to a .193 batting average (23-for-119)…finished the season as a starter, going 1-0 with a 1.64 ERA (22.0IP, 4ER)…produced a 0.00 ERA in July (9G, 17.1IP), going 2-for-2 in save opportunities and holding opponents to a .107 BA (6-for-56)…recorded a season-high 6.0IP on 8/30 at Lehigh Valley, allowing 0R and only 1H (5K, 1BB).


Went 9-5 with a 3.25 ERA (80.1IP, 29ER) in 41G/2GS with Scranton/WB… recorded 66K with 25BB… made 2 relief appearances with Double-A Trenton and did not allow a run in 4.0IP (1H, 2BB, 7K).

2011 Combined at Single-A Tampa and Double-A Trenton to go 3-5 with 7 saves and a 2.47 ERA (91.0IP, 25ER) in 42G/1GS...began the season at Tampa where he was 0-1 with six saves and a 1.68 ERA, allowing 9ER in 48.1IP in relief...was promoted to Trenton on 6/27 and went 3-4 with a 3.38 ERA in 42.2IP with the Thunder...made his first career start on 8/24 at New Hampshire and recorded the loss, allowing 3ER on 3H in 2.0IP (6R, 2BB, 3K, 2HR). 2010 Made his professional debut, combining to go 4-2 with 15 saves, a 1.45 ERA and 50K in 37.1IP over 30 appearances with short-season Single-A Staten Island and Single-A Tampa... began the season with Staten Island where he was 4-2 with a 1.31 ERA and 15 saves in 34.1IP in relief...prior to his promotion to Tampa on 9/1, led all Staten Island relievers with 44K and tied for second in the NYPL in saves, earning him a spot on the All-Star team...finished the season ranked second in games and tied for second in saves in the NYPL, while recording the third-lowest opponents average (.157) among league three relief appearances with Tampa during the postseason, recorded 5K and allowed 2H in 3.1 scoreless innings.