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Eddie Gamboa

Eddie Gamboa 37 P

Norfolk Tides

  • Status: Active
  • Full Name: Eduardo Gamboa
  • Age: 30 (December 21, 1984)
  • Birthplace: Merced, CA
  • Bats/Throws: R/R Ht: 6' 1" Wt: 215
  • Draft: Round 21 (2008, BAL)
  • School: UC Davis
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Eddie Gamboa Stats Summary

Eddie Gamboa Career Stats

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Team Date Transaction
August 25, 2015 Baltimore Orioles sent Eddie Gamboa outright to Norfolk Tides.
April 13, 2015 Baltimore Orioles optioned RHP Eddie Gamboa to Norfolk Tides.
April 11, 2015 Baltimore Orioles recalled Eddie Gamboa from Norfolk Tides.
March 11, 2015 Baltimore Orioles optioned RHP Eddie Gamboa to Norfolk Tides.
December 17, 2014 Mayos de Navojoa placed RHP Eddie Gamboa on the reserve list.
December 3, 2014 Baltimore Orioles signed free agent Eddie Gamboa.
October 10, 2014 Mayos de Navojoa activated RHP Eddie Gamboa.
August 5, 2014 RHP Eddie Gamboa assigned to Bowie Baysox from Norfolk Tides.
June 13, 2014 Norfolk Tides placed RHP Eddie Gamboa on the restricted list.
March 28, 2014 RHP Eddie Gamboa assigned to Norfolk Tides.
January 13, 2014 Baltimore Orioles signed free agent RHP Eddie Gamboa to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
December 28, 2013 Mayos de Navojoa placed RHP Eddie Gamboa on the reserve list.
December 2, 2013 RHP Eddie Gamboa elected free agency.
November 20, 2013 Baltimore Orioles selected the contract of RHP Eddie Gamboa from GCL Orioles.
October 7, 2013 RHP Eddie Gamboa assigned to Mayos de Navojoa.
August 31, 2013 Eddie Gamboa assigned to GCL Orioles from Norfolk Tides.
July 10, 2013 Eddie Gamboa assigned to Norfolk Tides from Bowie Baysox.
June 22, 2012 Eddie Gamboa assigned to Bowie Baysox from Frederick Keys.
June 8, 2012 Eddie Gamboa assigned to Frederick Keys from Aberdeen IronBirds.
June 5, 2012 Eddie Gamboa assigned to Aberdeen IronBirds from Norfolk Tides.
June 3, 2012 Eddie Gamboa assigned to Norfolk Tides from Aberdeen IronBirds.
June 1, 2012 Eddie Gamboa assigned to Aberdeen IronBirds from Norfolk Tides.
May 21, 2012 Eddie Gamboa assigned to Norfolk Tides from Bowie Baysox.
May 18, 2012 Eddie Gamboa assigned to Bowie Baysox from Norfolk Tides.
May 15, 2012 Eddie Gamboa assigned to Norfolk Tides from Bowie Baysox.
April 1, 2012 RHP Eddie Gamboa assigned to Baltimore Orioles.
June 28, 2011 Eddie Gamboa roster status changed by Bowie Baysox.
June 17, 2011 sent RHP Eddie Gamboa on a rehab assignment to Aberdeen IronBirds.
May 1, 2011 Bowie Baysox placed RHP Eddie Gamboa on the 7-day disabled list.
March 29, 2010 RHP Eddie Gamboa assigned to Baltimore Orioles.
August 17, 2009 RHP Eddie Gamboa assigned to Bowie Baysox from Frederick Keys.
June 24, 2009 Eddie Gamboa assigned to Frederick Keys from Delmarva Shorebirds.
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Eddie Gamboa Awards and Honors

Eddie Gamboa  37 P

Eddie Gamboa
  • Full Name: Eduardo Gamboa
  • Born: December 21, 1984
  • Age: 30
  • Birthplace: Merced, CA
  • Bats: R
  • Throws: R
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 215
  • Draft: Round 21 (2008, BAL)
  • School: UC Davis

2014: Combined to go 5-7 with a 3.81 ERA in 19 games (17 starts) between Norfolk and Double-A Bowie...After a late scratch to scheduled starter Kevin Gausman, Gamboa made the start for Norfolk on Opening Night, taking the tough-luck loss after yielding two earned runs on four hits in five innings of a 3-0 setback. It was the first Opening Day start in Gamboa's seven-year professional career (Gamboa pitched in relief on Opening Day for Class-A Aberdeen in 2011)...Earned a win vs. Scranton/WB on May 2 after tossing 7.0 shutout innings - it was Norfolk's first win by a starting pitcher in 2014 (27th game of the season)...Over his final five starts with Norfolk he went 3-1 with a 2.03 ERA (7 ER, 31.0 IP) with 17 hits and 31 strikeouts...Suspended 50 games by Major League Baseball for exogenous testosterone, June 13...Ranked fourth in the IL in strikeouts (67) and sixth in innings pitched (77.2) at the time of his suspension...Activated and joined Bowie's rotation on August 6...Made final five starts of the season with the Baysox, posting a 3.19 ERA... Made 10 starts for Navojoa in the Mexican Winter League, going 6-2 with a 1.83 ERA (14 ER, 68.2 IP).
2013: In his first season as a knuckleball pitcher, he went a combined 6-11 with a 4.43 ERA and 114 strikeouts between Double-A Bowie and Norfolk...Began using the pitch after working with Hall of Fame knuckleballer Phil Niekro during spring training...Ranked sixth among Orioles minor leaguers with 114 strikeouts...Threw a 7.0 inning no-hitter in game one of a doubleheader for Bowie vs. Harrisburg on June 30, walking three and striking out five in the contest - Bowie's first no-hitter since Radhames Liz struck out eight in a nine inning no-hitter on June 1, 2007...One start prior to his no-hitter, Gamboa took a no-hitter into the eighth inning of his start vs. Altoona before yielding a leadoff single...Named Eastern League Pitcher of the Week for the week of June 24-30...Named O's organizational Pitcher of the Month in June after going 3-2 with a 2.02 ERA (8 ER, 35.0 IP)...Promoted to Norfolk on July 10 and made his final nine starts of the year with the Tides...Posted a 4.71 ERA over his first eight outings before surrendering eight earned runs in 1.1 innings of his final start, a loss at Charlotte on August 30...Pitched for Mayos de Navojoa in the Mexican Winter League, going 3-4 with a 2.64 ERA (19 ER, 64.2 IP) in 11 starts...Added to O's 40-man roster on November 20, but was not tendered a contract and became a free agent on December 2.
2012: Ranked third on the Baysox with eight wins…Ranked fourth on the team in innings (92.0) and strikeouts (71)…Made 10 of his first 12 appearances out of the bullpen and went 2-0 with one save and a 1.59 ERA (4 ER, 22.2 IP)…Earned a win in his Triple-A debut, May 17 vs. Charlotte. 
2011: Spent majority of the season with Bowie, where he posted a 3.05 ERA in 21 games (nine starts). 
2010: Posted a 3.75 ERA in 36 games (11 starts) with Bowie. 
2009: Combined to go 11-0 with three saves and a 1.08 ERA in 39 relief outings between Delmarva, Frederick and Bowie...His 11 victories tied with Jake Arrieta, Brian Matusz and Andy Mitchell for the most among Orioles minor leaguers.
PERSONAL: Eduardo Gamboa was selected by Baltimore in the 21st round of the 2008 draft...Re-signed with Baltimore as a free agent, December 3, 2014...Attended the University of California-Davis...During his fifth-year senior season with the Aggies, he led the club with a 2.20 ERA and three complete games as he was named second team All-Big West...Ended his career with a complete game four-hit victory over Stanford during the Aggies' first-ever D-I regional game in their first official Division I season...Underwent "Tommy John" surgery during his junior year at UC-Davis...Graduated from Merced HS (CA), where he was named to the All-Central California Conference his junior and senior years.