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Eric Surkamp #53 - P

Chicago WSox

  • Age: 27
  • DOB: 1987/07/16
  • POB: Cincinnati, OH
  • Height: 6-5 Weight: 220lbs
  • Bats/Throws: L/L
  • MLB Seasons: 2
  • Drafted by San Francisco in 2008 (6th round).
  • Current Status: On roster
Year to date2301000014.115111137111.546.91
On Pace2901000018.01914144914-6.91

Scouting Report

AssetsHas an ideal pitchers' frame (6-5, 2205 pounds). Doesn't give in to batters. Can strike hitters out at a good rate at lower levels.
FlawsNeeds to work on improving his stamina in order to maximize his big-league potential as a starter. Also needs to step up his game.
Career potentialDecent left-hander with a little upside.

Honours and Awards

2011Eastern League (AA) - All-Star Team
2010California League (A) - All-Star Team

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2014/08/16Recalled from Charlotte (AAA).
2014/08/10Optioned to Charlotte (AAA).
2014/06/26Recalled from Charlotte (AAA).
2014/03/19Optioned to Charlotte (AAA).
2014/03/01Re-signed by the Chicago White Sox to a one-year contract.
2013/12/23Claimed off waivers from the San Francisco Giants.
2013/12/19Designated for assignment by the San Francisco Giants.
2013/07/24Optioned to Fresno (AAA).
2013/07/23Recalled from Fresno (AAA).
2013/06/28Optioned to Fresno (AAA).
2013/06/28Missed 78 games (left elbow injury).
2013/05/27Transferred from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL (left elbow injury).
2013/03/30Left elbow injury, 15-day DL (retroactive to March 22nd, 2013).
2012/11/01Missed all 162 regular season and all 16 playoff games (left elbow injury).
2012/10/06Did not make the San Francisco Giants playoff roster.
2012/06/29Transferred from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL (left elbow injury).
2012/03/30Left elbow injury, 15-day DL (retroactive to March 26th, 2012).
2011/09/06Recalled from Richmond (AA).
2011/08/28Optioned to Richmond (AA).
2011/08/27Contract purchased from Richmond (AA).


2013/12/23Claimed by the Chicago White Sox off waivers from the San Francisco Giants.
2008/06/05Drafted by the San Francisco Giants in the 6th round (177th overall) in 2008.

Career Stats

2014Chicago WSAL2301000014.115111137111.546.91
2013San FranciscoNL11010002.29772003.3723.62
2013San JoseA550000015.186523170.722.93
2011San FranciscoNL662200026.2321817117131.845.74
2011San JoseA11100006.04000150.830.00
2010San JoseA171742011101.17939355221081.003.11
2008AZL GiantsR20000003.13110070.902.70


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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