Seth Maness

Seth Maness #61

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  • B/T: R/R
  • 6' 0"/190
  • Age: 26


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Pitches: Strikes, Balls


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Seth Maness 2015 Postseason Stats

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Seth Maness Postseason Career Stats

1-0 0.84 10.2 5 1.03

Seth Maness Stats

4-2 4.26 63.1 46 1.42

Seth Maness MLB Career Stats

15-8 3.15 205.2 136 1.24

Seth Maness Bio

  • Full Name: Michael Seth Maness
  • Pronunciation: MAY-nuss
  • Born: 10/14/1988 in Pinehurst, NC
  • Draft: 2011, St. Louis Cardinals, 11th rd. (350th overall)
  • College: East Carolina
  • Debut: May 3, 2013
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Postseason Career Stats 1 0 0.84 15 0 0 10.2 5 1.03
2015 Stats 4 2 4.26 76 0 3 63.1 46 1.42
MLB Career Stats 15 8 3.15 215 0 7 205.2 136 1.24

Seth Maness Sinker 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 Cardinals NL 312 Sinker 89.99 88.76 1941.00 5.56 92.30
MLB Avg - - - Sinker 91.26 90.86 2085.00 6.10 90.10


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Seth Maness Awards Organization All-Star

Year Team League
2012 St. Louis NL

TEX Post-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2012 Springfield TEX

FSL Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2012 Palm Beach FSL

NYP Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2011 Batavia NYP

Seth Maness Leaderboards


Season SV Rank
2014 3 24th in NL


Season G Rank
2014 73 9th in NL
2015 76 5th in NL


Season HLD Rank
2013 15 21st in NL
2015 20 12th in NL

Seth Maness Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
April 29, 2013 St. Louis Cardinals selected the contract of RHP Seth Maness from Memphis Redbirds.
April 1, 2013 Seth Maness assigned to Memphis Redbirds from Springfield Cardinals.
January 28, 2013 St. Louis Cardinals invited non-roster RHP Seth Maness to spring training.
May 21, 2012 Seth Maness assigned to Springfield Cardinals from Palm Beach Cardinals.
April 2, 2012 Seth Maness assigned to Palm Beach Cardinals from Quad Cities River Bandits.
August 28, 2011 Seth Maness assigned to Quad Cities River Bandits from Palm Beach Cardinals.
August 18, 2011 Seth Maness assigned to Palm Beach Cardinals from Batavia Muckdogs.
June 15, 2011 Seth Maness assigned to Batavia Muckdogs.
June 14, 2011 St. Louis Cardinals signed RHP Seth Maness.

Michael Seth Maness Bio Info

Played college baseball at East Carolina University where he earned first team all-Conference USA four consecutive years and Pitcher of the Year in 2010...named Baseball America freshman first team All-American... ranks first all-time at East Carolina in wins (38), strikeouts (334), starts (61), innings pitched (411.2) and hits allowed (429)...pitched 10.0 innings vs. Rutgers (3/18/11), T2nd longest by a Conference USA pitcher...was first team all-state as a sophomore at Pinecrest High is pronounced MAY-niss...resides in West End, N.C.


Led the team in relief appearances with 73, ranking T9th in the National League...Led the N.L. with 65 inherited runners, allowing 17 to score...Only permitted one inherited runner to score of 19 inherited from 8/19 through the end of the season (19 IR/1 IRS, 5.3%)...Pitched 2.0+ innings nine times, all scoreless, and has 13 career 2.0+ scoreless relief outings...Tied his career high with 2.1 scoreless IP on 6/27 at LAD, his 3rd win on the year...Earned six relief wins, T10th in the N.L., and picked up three saves. His first save was 1.1 IP as he came in with the bases loaded in the 8th 6/16 vs. NYM and stranded all three...Opponents grounded into 12 double plays, T3rd in the N.L. among relievers, while his 1.34 DP/9.0 IP ranked 8th in the league...Was on the receiving end of a triple play at TOR on 6/6; after loading the bases got Jose Bautista to line out to second leading to force outs at second and first...Had sub-2.00 ERAs with 1.84 in June (3ER/14.2 IP, 12 Gs) and 1.98 in August (3ER/13.2, 13 Gs)...Posted a season-high 13.0 inning scoreless streak from 8/30-9/26, before allowing three runs at ARI (9/27) in a loss...Made six postseason relief appearances, all scoreless, with one win...was the only non-Giants pitcher to make six or more scoreless relief appearances in the 2014 postseason...appeared in two National League Division Series games with the Cardinals winning both games, Game 1 at LA (10/3) and the DS clinching Game 4 (10/7 at STL)...pitched in each of the first four games of the NLCS against San Francisco...earned his first career postseason win in relief in Game 2 of the NLCS vs. SF (10/12) inducing a bases loaded ground out in the top of the 9th against Pablo Sandoval...threw 2.0 scoreless innings in Game 1 of NLCS and 1.1 scoreless in Game 4 of NLCS.


Rookie was purchased from Memphis on 4/29 and remained with the Cardinals the remainder of the season. A starter in the minors, he pitched out of the bullpen for St. Louis... Made 66 apperances for STL, 2nd on the team; 6th among National League rookies... Ranked 3rd among NL pitchers with 58 Inherited Runners and 2nd with a 12.1 IRS percentage... Had 5 relief wins and earned 17 Holds. Was T2nd among all MLB pitchers with 4 wins in May, the most among relievers.. Earned wins in 3 of his first 5 appearances... Had a 14.2 IP scoreless streak from 7/30-8/24, covering 15 appearances... Earned first professional save 9/28 vs. CHI. Last save was 2010 in college at East Carolina (3 career NCAA saves)... At Memphis (AAA) was 2-2 with a 4.32 ERA in four starts before joining St. Louis.


Honored as the Cardinals 2012 Minor League Pitcher of the Year...named Cardinals Minor League Pitcher of the Month for April posting a 3-0 record with an 0.67 ERA in four starts covering 27.0 IP with zero walks and 21 strikeouts...selected to the Florida State League All-Star team but was promoted to Springfield (AA) before the game...his 169.2 innings pitched ranked 6th in all of Minor League Baseball, and led all Cardinals minor leaguers...also ranked among Cardinals minor league leaders in wins (14, 1st), strikeouts (112, 7th), games started (27, T2nd), ERA (2.97, 4th), opponent BA (.253, 7th), strikeout/walk ratio (11.2, 3rd) and WHIP (1.04, 2nd)...made 27 starts between Palm Beach (A) and Springfield (AA), with 20 starts of 6.0 or more innings and 17 quality starts...each of his seven starts at Palm Beach lasted 6.0 innings or more with six quality starts...of his 20 starts in Springfield, 13 were 6.0 innings or more with 11 quality starts...walked one batter in 46.0 innings at Palm Beach...led the Texas League with a 1.06 WHIP (walks+hits/innings pitched), had the lowest walk/9 IP ratio (0.65) and fewest baserunners/9 IP (9.97)...ranked among Texas League leaders in ERA (3.27, 3rd) and wins (11, 2nd)...made two starts in the Texas League playoffs, posting an 0-1 record with a 2.08 ERA in 13.0 innings with one walk and eight strikeouts... held Major League rehabs Troy Tulowitzki (Rockies, 1-3) and Mike Napoli (Rangers, 0-3) to 1-for-6 at the plate.


Played at three different levels beginning at Batavia (SS), before finishing the season with three relief apperances at Advanced-A Palm Beach and two appearances at Class-A Quad Cities...made 10 appearances with seven starts at Batavia; had three quality starts and was 0-1 with an 0.79 ERA in his starts... made three playoff appearances going 0-0 with a 6.00 ERA and seven strikeouts in 6.0 IP, helping Quad Cities to the Midwest
League Championship .