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Boston Red Sox AL East
 
Chris Sale • #41 • SP
3-0, 1.77 in last 40.2IP
Status:On roster
Ht/Wt:6'6", 180 lbs.
Born:Mar 30, 1989 (28 yrs) in Lakeland, FL
Hometown:Lakeland, FL
Experience:7 years
Drafted:Drafted by Chicago WS in 2010 (1/13).
Acquired:Acquired in a trade with Chicago WS in 2016.
Bats:L
Throws:L
2017 Season Stats
G GS W L CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB K ERA
YTD 24 24 14 4 1 0 0 168.1 117 50 47 13 31 241 2.51
On Pace 32 32 19 5 1 0 0 225 157 67 63 17 42 323 2.52
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Scouting Report
Assets: Possesses a great fastball, funky delivery due to a wiry frame, wicked slider and and loads of strikeout ability. His training as a closer helps him dominate, especially lefty bats.
Flaws: Is not always great at situational pitching, so he could stand to manage the game a little better at times. Right-handed hitters have more success against him, generally.
Career Potential: Dominant left-hander.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
Named to the All-Star Game 2012
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