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Jake Odorizzi

Jake Odorizzi 23 P

Tampa Bay Rays

  • Status: Active
  • Full Name: Jacob Todd Odorizzi
  • Age: 27 (March 27, 1990)
  • Birthplace: Breese, IL
  • Bats/Throws: R/R Ht: 6' 2" Wt: 190
  • Draft: Compensation A (2008, MIL)
  • MLB Debut: 09/23/2012
  • School: Highland, IL

Jake Odorizzi Career Stats


Team Date Transaction
March 4, 2017 RHP Jake Odorizzi assigned to United States.
July 11, 2015 Tampa Bay Rays activated RHP Jake Odorizzi from the 15-day disabled list.
July 1, 2015 Tampa Bay Rays sent RHP Jake Odorizzi on a rehab assignment to Charlotte Stone Crabs.
June 9, 2015 Tampa Bay Rays placed RHP Jake Odorizzi on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to June 6, 2015. Left Oblique Strain
October 12, 2013 Tampa Bay Rays activated RHP Jake Odorizzi.
October 2, 2013 Tampa Bay Rays reassigned RHP Jake Odorizzi to the minor leagues.
September 20, 2013 Tampa Bay Rays recalled Jake Odorizzi from Durham Bulls.
August 30, 2013 Tampa Bay Rays optioned RHP Jake Odorizzi to Durham Bulls.
August 30, 2013 Jake Odorizzi roster status changed by Durham Bulls.
August 29, 2013 Tampa Bay Rays recalled Jake Odorizzi from Durham Bulls.
June 19, 2013 Tampa Bay Rays optioned Jake Odorizzi to Durham Bulls.
June 18, 2013 Tampa Bay Rays recalled Jake Odorizzi from Durham Bulls.
June 14, 2013 Tampa Bay Rays optioned Jake Odorizzi to Durham Bulls.
June 11, 2013 Tampa Bay Rays recalled Jake Odorizzi from Durham Bulls.
May 29, 2013 Tampa Bay Rays optioned Jake Odorizzi to Durham Bulls.
May 20, 2013 Tampa Bay Rays recalled Jake Odorizzi from Durham Bulls.
March 12, 2013 Tampa Bay Rays optioned Jake Odorizzi to Durham Bulls.
December 9, 2012 Tampa Bay Rays traded RHP James Shields, RHP Wade Davis and Player To Be Named Later to Kansas City Royals for LHP Mike Montgomery, RHP Jake Odorizzi, 3B Patrick Leonard and RF Wil Myers.
September 16, 2012 Kansas City Royals selected the contract of Jake Odorizzi from Omaha Storm Chasers.
May 16, 2012 Jake Odorizzi assigned to Omaha Storm Chasers from Northwest Arkansas Naturals.
January 25, 2012 Kansas City Royals invited non-roster RHP Jake Odorizzi to spring training.
July 1, 2011 Jake Odorizzi assigned to Northwest Arkansas Naturals from Wilmington Blue Rocks.
December 19, 2010 Milwaukee Brewers Traded SS Alcides Escobar, RHP Jeremy Jeffress and CF Lorenzo Cain to Kansas City Royals; Kansas City Royals Traded SS Yuniesky Betancourt and RHP Zack Greinke to Milwaukee Brewers and Wisconsin Timber Rattlers Traded RHP Jake Odorizzi to Kane County Cougars.
April 5, 2010 Jake Odorizzi assigned to Wisconsin Timber Rattlers from Helena Brewers.
March 17, 2010 RHP Jake Odorizzi assigned to Milwaukee Brewers.
June 20, 2009 Jake Odorizzi assigned to Helena Brewers from AZL Brewers.
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Jake Odorizzi Awards and Honors

Jake Odorizzi  23 P

Jake Odorizzi
  • Full Name: Jacob Todd Odorizzi
  • Born: March 27, 1990
  • Age: 27
  • Birthplace: Breese, IL
  • Bats: R
  • Throws: R
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 190
  • Draft: Compensation A (2008, MIL)
  • School: Highland, IL
  • MLB Debut: 09/23/2012

Originally selected by the Milwaukee Brewers in the first round (32nd overall) of the 2008 First-Year Player Draft out of Highland (Ill.) High School... acquired by the Kansas City Royals from the Milwaukee Brewers with infielder Alcides Escobar, pitcher Jeremy Jeffress and outfielder Lorenzo Cain for pitcher Zack Greinke on Dec. 19, 2010... made his Major League debut on September 23, 2012 for the Kansas City Royals (started two games)... Traded by the Royals to the Tampa Bay Rays (along with Mike Montgomery, Patrick Leonard and Wil Myers) in exchange for James Shields and Wade Davis on Dec. 9, 2012... optioned by the Rays to Triple-A on 3/12/13 ... Was ranked the No. 47 prospect heading into the 2012 season by ranked as Rays' No. 3 prospect and No. 45 overall by entering 2013 season... made Rays organizational debut with Durham on April 8, 2013... Went 14-0 with a 0.08 ERA during his senior year in high school, allowing one ER over 89 2/3 innings. Recorded 146 strikeouts while issuing six walks to lead Highland to the Class 3A state title. ... Was named Illinois Gatorade Player of the Year in 2008, a Louisville Slugger Preseason All-American, a Rawlings/Perfect Game All-American and a member of USA Today's All-USA team. ... Bypassed an opportunity to play baseball and football at the University of Louisville by signing with the Brewers... Jake and his wife, Carissa, were married in November 2012 in Tulum, Mexico. The high school sweethearts had a ceremony of about 65 family members and stayed a week there for their honeymoon... He and Carissa adopted a Shih Tzu named Miley two years ago... Enjoys video games, particularly "Call of Duty."... 2012 SEASON: Saw his first action in the big leagues after being selected to the major league roster on Sept. 16...made two starts for the Royals, both against the Indians...Made his major league debut on Sept. 23 vs. CLE...suffered the loss, totaling 5.1 IP, 6 H, 3 R/ER, 1 BB, 3 SO, 1 HR, 87 pitches, 55 strikes...held Cleveland scoreless until the sixth inning, when Asdrubal Cabrera delivered an RBI single and Carlos Santana followed with a two-run homer. Left the game trailing 3-1, and the Royals went on to lose, 15-4...On Sept. 29 at CLE, earned no decision in a 7-6 victory... lasted only two IP and 65 pitches (2-H, 1-R/ER, 3-BB, 1-SO)... Named Pitcher of the Year for Triple-A Omaha despite opening the season with Double-A Northwest Arkansas... his 15 combined wins tied for third most in minor league baseball, and fell one shy of the overall lead... went a combined 15-5 in the minors with a 3.03 ERA (145.1- IP, 49-ER) in 26 games, 25 starts... In seven starts for Northwest Arkansas, tallied 47 SO and 10 BB in 38 IP until a May 18 promotion to Omaha... won eight straight decisions from May 5-July 14, earning six of those victories for Omaha... On June 7 vs. Round Rock (Rangers), struck out 10 batters out of the bullpen to defeat major league veteran RH Roy Oswalt, 7-2... threw 6.2 IP in relief of starter Everett Teaford, who lasted two IP... Earned the starting assignment for the U.S. team in the Futures Game on July 8 at Kauffman Stadium... allowed a solo homer to Rangers prospect SS Jurickson Profar in one inning of work... earned no decision in the 17-5 U.S. victory... Entering the 2013 season was rated the No. 5 prospect in the Royals farm system by Baseball America... ranked him the Rays No. 3 prospect behind Wil Myers and Taylor Guerrieri.