Mariners Outright SHP Pat Venditte to AAA Tacoma

SEATTLE, Wash. -- Seattle Mariners Executive Vice President & General Manager of Baseball Operations Jerry Dipotoannounced today that the club has outrighted the contract of switch-handed pitcher Pat Venditte to AAA Tacoma.

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SEATTLE, Wash. — Seattle Mariners Executive Vice President & General Manager of Baseball Operations Jerry Dipotoannounced today that the club has outrighted the contract of switch-handed pitcher Pat Venditte to AAA Tacoma.

The Mariners Major League 40-man roster remains at 40 players.

 Venditte, 31, was designated for assignment on Nov. 23. He went 0-0 with a 5.73 ERA (14 ER, 22.0 IP) with 19 strikeouts in 15 relief appearances with Toronto and Seattle last season. With Seattle, he was 0-0 with a 6.08 ERA (9 ER, 13.1 IP) with 12 strikeouts in 7 relief appearances after going 1-0 with a 1.08 ERA (1 ER, 8.1 IP) with 11 strikeouts in 5 relief appearances with AAA Tacoma. He was acquired from Toronto in exchange for a player to be named later on Aug. 6. He posted a 5.19 ERA (5 ER, 8.2 IP) with 7 strikeouts and 4 walks in 8 relief appearances with Toronto and in 25 games, including 2 starts, with AAA Buffalo last season, he was 2-1 with a 4.37 ERA (17 ER, 35.0 IP) with 52 strikeouts and 13 walks.

 

VENDITTE’s PLAYING RECORD

 

YEAR CLUB W-L ERA G GS CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR HB BB SO WP BK
2008 Staten Island 1-0 0.83 30 0 0 0 23 32.2 13 5 3 2 0 10 42 1 0
2009 Charleston 2-2 1.47 28 0 0 0 20 30.2 24 8 5 1 0 2 40 0 0
Tampa 2-0 2.21 21 0 0 0 2 36.2 37 11 9 1 0 9 47 0 0
2010 Tampa 4-1 1.73 41 0 0 0 6 72.2 49 17 14 2 2 14 85 0 0
Trenton 1-1 9.00 2 0 0 0 0 2.0 4 2 2 0 0 1 4 0 0
2011 Trenton 3-7 3.40 51 0 0 0 0 90.0 80 37 34 7 3 31 88 5 1
2012 Scranton/Wilkes-Barre 1-1 2.77 7 0 0 0 0 13.0 11 4 4 1 1 6 12 0 0
2013 GCL Yankees 2 0-0 2.84 4 2 0 0 0 6.1 3 2 2 0 0 0 8 0 0
GCL Yankees 1 0-1 4.50 5 4 0 0 0 6.0 9 5 3 0 0 1 5 1 0
Tampa 0-1 1.80 4 0 0 0 0 5.0 2 1 1 0 1 4 4 1 0
Trenton 1-2 3.97 8 0 0 0 0 11.1 13 5 5 1 0 3 13 1 1
2014 Trenton 0-1 0.82 15 0 0 0 1 22.0 11 3 2 2 0 5 30 0 0
Scranton/Wilkes-Barre 2-5 3.36 26 2 0 0 0 56.1 54 21 21 4 1 17 53 3 2
2015 Nashville 1-0 1.55 23 1 0 0 0 40.2 27 8 7 2 2 15 40 1 2
OAKLAND 2-2 4.40 26 0 0 0 0 28.2 22 14 14 3 0 12 23 0 0
Stockton 0-0 4.50 3 0 0 0 0 4.0 3 2 2 2 0 0 5 0 0
2016 Buffalo 2-1 4.37 25 2 0 0 0 35.0 39 17 17 3 3 13 52 0 0
TORONTO 0-0 5.19 8 0 0 0 0 8.2 11 8 5 1 1 4 7 0 0
Tacoma