MLB

George Sherrill # - P

  • Age: 37
  • DOB: 1977/04/19
  • POB: Memphis, TN
  • Height: 6-0 Weight: 225lbs
  • Bats/Throws: L/L
  • MLB Seasons: 9
  • Signed by Seattle in 2003.

Scouting Report

AssetsThrows low-90s heat and a good slider from a deceptive delivery, making the southpaw especially tough on left-handed hitters.
FlawsHas had weight problems in the past, which hinders his overall effectiveness. Doesn't dominate right-handed batters as much as lefties.
Career potentialVeteran lefty reliever.

Honours and Awards

2008Named to the All-Star Game

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2013/06/28Released by the Kansas City Royals.
2013/03/27Re-signed by the Kansas City Royals to a minor league contract.
2013/03/25Released by the Kansas City Royals.
2012/12/07Signed by the Kansas City Royals to a minor league contract.
2012/10/29Filed for free agency.
2012/10/29Missed the last 154 regular season games (elbow injury).
2012/06/01Transferred from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL (elbow injury).
2012/04/13Elbow injury, 15-day DL (retroactive to April 10th, 2012).
2011/12/17Signed as a free agent by the Seattle Mariners to a one-year contract.
2011/10/30Filed for free agency.
2011/09/29Missed the last 2 regular season games (left elbow inflammation).
2011/09/27Left elbow inflammation, day-to-day.
2011/09/26Missed 26 games (left elbow inflammation).
2011/08/31Left elbow inflammation, 15-day DL (retroactive to August 31st, 2011).
2010/12/10Signed as a free agent by the Atlanta Braves to a one-year contract.
2010/12/02Los Angeles Dodgers declined to tender a contract.
2010/06/08Missed 14 games (back injury).
2010/05/25Back injury, early September.
2010/01/19Re-signed by the Los Angeles Dodgers to a one-year contract.
2009/07/30Acquired from the Baltimore Orioles.
2009/02/07Re-signed by the Baltimore Orioles to a one-year contract.
2008/09/11Missed 12 games (shoulder injury).
2008/08/19Shoulder injury, early September.
2008/02/08Acquired from the Seattle Mariners.
2008/01/15Re-signed by the Seattle Mariners to a one-year contract.
2007/03/02Re-signed by the Seattle Mariners to a one-year contract.
2005/07/31Recalled from Tacoma (AAA).
2005/05/17Optioned to Tacoma (AAA).
2005/05/14Recalled from Tacoma (AAA).
2005/03/31Optioned to Tacoma (AAA).
2004/10/04Missed 25 games (arm injury).
2004/09/17Arm injury, 15-day DL.
2004/07/15Contract purchased from Tacoma (AAA).
2004/03/22Assigned by the Seattle Mariners to their minor league camp.
2004/01/16Invited to spring training by the Seattle Mariners.

Trades

2012/12/07Signed by the Kansas City Royals to a minor league contract.
2011/12/17Signed as a free agent by the Seattle Mariners.
2010/12/10Signed as a free agent by the Atlanta Braves.
2009/07/30Baltimore Orioles trade George Sherrill to the Los Angeles Dodgers for Joshua Bell and Steven Johnson.
2008/02/08Baltimore Orioles traded Erik Bedard to the Seattle Mariners for Adam Jones, George Sherrill, Chris Tillman, Tony Butler and Kam Mickolio.
2003/07/02Contract purchased by the Seattle Mariners from Winnipeg (Independent League).
2003/05/01Signed by Winnipeg (Independent - Northern League).
2001/05/01Signed by Sioux Falls (Independent - Northern League).
1999/05/01Signed by Evansville (Independent - Frontier League).

Career Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPGSWLSVCGSHOIPHRERHRBBKWHIPERA
2013OmahaAAA2100100021.2231715114301.716.23
2012SeattleAL20000001.16442105.2627.00
2011AtlantaNL5103100036.0331212312381.253.00
2010LA DodgersNL6502200036.1462827424251.936.69
2010AlbuquerqueAAA21000001.22000031.200.00
2010Inland EmpireA21000002.03110021.504.50
2009LA DodgersNL3001010027.21922111221.080.65
2009BaltimoreAL42001200041.1341111313391.142.40
2009Total Bal/LAMLB72011210069.0531313424611.121.70
2008BaltimoreAL57035310053.1472828633581.504.73
2007SeattleAL7302030045.2281212417560.992.36
2006SeattleAL7202410040.0301919027421.424.28
2005SeattleAL2904300019.013121137241.055.21
2005TacomaAAA2201370023.2197606381.062.28
2005AZL MarinersR32000004.00000050.000.00
2004SeattleAL2102100023.224121039161.393.80
2004TacomaAAA36042130050.142131349621.012.32
2003San AntonioAA1603000027.11921112311.130.33
2003WinnipegInd1601010016.082204300.751.13
2002WinnipegInd3803520041.0351614613611.173.07
2001Sioux FallsInd4824400058.2532016314451.142.45
2000EvansvilleInd13133501-75.1714539535611.414.66
1999EvansvilleInd2242421-40.0402014318331.453.15
TotalMLB442019175600324.1280140136291543201.343.77
TotalNL146063100100.0984241847851.453.69
TotalAL296013145500224.11829895211072351.293.81
TotalAAA81156200097.18637345291331.183.14
TotalAA1603000027.11921112311.130.33
TotalA21000002.03110021.504.50
TotalR32000004.00000050.000.00
TotalInd137191318520231.02071038517842301.263.31

Legend:

GP - games played
GS - games started
W - wins
L - losses
SV - saves
CG - complete games
SHO - shutouts
IP - innings pitched
H - hits
R - runs
ER - earned runs
HR - homeruns
BB - walks or base on balls
K - strikouts
WHIP - walks and hits per inning pitched
ERA - earned runs avverage


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