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Collin Balester

Collin Balester 33 P

Louisville Bats

  • Status: Active
  • Full Name: Collin Thomas Balester
  • Age: 29 (June 6, 1986)
  • Birthplace: Huntington Beach, CA
  • Bats/Throws: R/R Ht: 6' 4" Wt: 190
  • Draft: Round 4 (2004, MON)
  • MLB Debut: 07/01/2008
  • School: Huntington Beach, CA
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Collin Balester Stats Summary

Collin Balester Career Stats

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Collin Balester Awards and Honors

Collin Balester  33 P

Collin Balester
  • Full Name: Collin Thomas Balester
  • Born: June 6, 1986
  • Age: 29
  • Birthplace: Huntington Beach, CA
  • Bats: R
  • Throws: R
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 190
  • Draft: Round 4 (2004, MON)
  • School: Huntington Beach, CA
  • MLB Debut: 07/01/2008

2014: Began season recovering from Tommy John surgery after signing with the Pittsburgh organization as a minor league free agent during the 2013 off-season...Began a rehab assignment with the Gulf Coast League Pirates on 6/30...Made two appearances with the GCL Pirates before having rehab transferred to Bristol on 7/7...Was charged with an earned run in two of his six appearances with Bristol...Was reinstated from the disabled list on 7/31 and assigned to Double-A Altoona...Made debut with the Curve on 8/1 vs. Richmond and worked a perfect seventh inning...Surrendered a walkoff home run on 8/8 at Reading in the bottom of the 10th inning...Earned first win with Altoona on 8/12 vs. Trenton after tossing 2.0 shutout innings...Recorded third professional save on 8/26 vs. Richmond - his first since 8/11/12...Allowed three runs in 1.2 innings of work and was charged with the loss while making his final appearance on 8/31 at Bowie... Made three scoreless appearances