Sliders have platoon splits. The traditional slider does, at least. So opposite-handed hitters are always a struggle for the fastball/slider reliever.
That’s not really the case for Luke Gregerson. Though the throws his slider more often, percentage-wise, than anybody in baseball not named Sergio Romo, Gregerson has avoided platoon splits over his career for the most part. The...
Padres vs. Royals - AA/AAA games
LHP Clayton Richard and RHP Luke Gregerson both got innings at the beginning of the two games today. Gregerson looked a little better than Richards but its foolish to see much into performances of established major league pitchers on the back fields of a minor league complex.
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Video: Gregerson trains with the troops
The US will make its World Baseball Classic debut Friday evening at Chase Field in Arizona, and what better way to get you prepped for the game than by sharing a video of one of the Team USA players working out with some of the country’s troops?
As we told you last month, FOX Sports recently led some former...
Luke Gregerson's agent says the pitcher has agreed to a $3.2 million, one-year contract with the San Diego Padres.
Tom O'Connell announced the deal Monday on his Twitter account.
Gregerson was 2-0 with a 2.39 ERA in 77 relief appearances last season, striking out 72 in 71 1-3 innings. He made $1.55 million.
The 28-year-old right-hander had asked for $3.75 million in arbitration...
Via AP on Fox
January 28, 2013
Luke Gregerson and the Padres have come to terms on a one-year deal for the 2013 season. O’Connell Sports is reporting via twitter:
Luke Gregerson agreed to terms on a one year $3,2M contract with the SD Padres. #padres#mlb
Gregerson filed for $3.75M, the Padres countered with $2.875M before settling at $3.2M (the amount projected on MLBTR).
The Padres set...
It is being reported on twitter via Jon Heyman of cbssports.com that Luke Gregerson will be part of Team USA in the upcoming World Baseball Classic. The 28-year old Gregerson is coming off a great season in which he appeared in a career high 77 games, allowing only 19 earned runs in 71.2 innings, while also recording nine saves.
Gregerson said Joe Torre called him...
With the season entering its last few weeks, there are few things left for Mets fans to be excited about. Of course there are exceptions such as Dickey’s run at the Cy Young award and getting to see some of the younger players, such as Jeurys Familia and Matt Harvey. The focus, for the most part, has now turned to the offseason and what Sandy Alderson plans on doing to improve...
Seven wins in a row! The Padres are the best team in baseball right now. I don't care about records at this point, I look at the winning streak and how well they have played in August. So far in August they are 15-9 and 7-3 over their last 10 games. Also they are now 11 games from being back at .500 and only 12.5 games behind the Giants. September has a lot of games against the...
According to John Harper of the Daily News, a source says the Mets turned down an offer that would have sent Daniel Murphyto the Padres for reliever Luke Gregerson.
Major League sources say his name has been already out there in trade discussions. One source says the Mets have already rejected an offer from the Padres of reliever Luke Gregerson for Murphy.
That alone is intriguing...
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We’ve noted many times over the years that relief pitchers are a fickle bunch. We only get 60 or 70 innings to evaluate each season, making the effort of predicting their future performance an at times futile one. Luke Gregerson was dominant in his first two seasons in San Diego, but despite a drop in ERA, he struggled in 2011. The numbers: