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Josh Spence

Josh Spence 35 P

New Orleans Zephyrs

  • Status: Released
  • Full Name: Joshua Patrick William Spence
  • Age: 27 (January 22, 1988)
  • Birthplace: Grovedale, Victoria, Australia
  • Bats/Throws: L/L Ht: 6' 2" Wt: 195
  • Draft: Round 9 (2010, SD)
  • MLB Debut: 06/24/2011
  • School: Arizona State
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Josh Spence Career Stats

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Team Date Transaction
May 20, 2014 New Orleans Zephyrs released LHP Josh Spence.
April 1, 2014 LHP Josh Spence assigned to New Orleans Zephyrs.
December 29, 2013 Miami Marlins signed free agent LHP Josh Spence to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
October 18, 2013 LHP Josh Spence assigned to Gigantes del Cibao.
August 3, 2013 Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders released LHP Josh Spence.
March 6, 2013 LHP Josh Spence assigned to Dominican Republic.
January 31, 2013 Josh Spence assigned to New York Yankees.
December 18, 2012 New York Yankees sent LHP Josh Spence outright to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees.
December 14, 2012 New York Yankees designated Josh Spence for assignment.
November 6, 2012 New York Yankees claimed LHP Josh Spence off waivers from San Diego Padres.
November 2, 2012 San Diego Padres designated Josh Spence for assignment.
October 7, 2012 LHP Josh Spence assigned to Peoria Javelinas.
October 4, 2012 San Diego Padres recalled LHP Josh Spence from Tucson Padres.
August 27, 2012 San Diego Padres optioned Josh Spence to Tucson Padres.
August 24, 2012 San Diego Padres recalled Josh Spence from Tucson Padres.
July 12, 2012 Josh Spence roster status changed by Tucson Padres.
June 24, 2012 Tucson Padres placed LHP Josh Spence on the 7-day disabled list. Strained left shoulder.
May 14, 2012 San Diego Padres optioned LHP Josh Spence to Tucson Padres.
April 8, 2012 San Diego Padres recalled Josh Spence from Tucson Padres.
March 16, 2012 San Diego Padres optioned Josh Spence to Tucson Padres.
October 26, 2011 LHP Josh Spence assigned to Melbourne Aces.
June 21, 2011 San Diego Padres selected the contract of Josh Spence from San Antonio Missions.
April 5, 2011 Josh Spence assigned to San Antonio Missions from Fort Wayne TinCaps.
March 20, 2011 LHP Josh Spence assigned to San Diego Padres.
October 26, 2010 LHP Josh Spence assigned to Melbourne Aces.
August 2, 2010 Josh Spence assigned to Fort Wayne TinCaps from Eugene Emeralds.
July 25, 2010 Josh Spence assigned to Eugene Emeralds from AZL Padres.
July 21, 2010 Josh Spence assigned to AZL Padres from San Diego Padres.
July 19, 2010 San Diego Padres signed LHP Josh Spence.
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Josh Spence Awards and Honors

Josh Spence  35 P

Josh Spence
  • Full Name: Joshua Patrick William Spence
  • Born: January 22, 1988
  • Age: 27
  • Birthplace: Grovedale, Victoria, Australia
  • Bats: L
  • Throws: L
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 195
  • Draft: Round 9 (2010, SD)
  • School: Arizona State
  • MLB Debut: 06/24/2011

Claimed off waivers by the New York Yankees on Nov. 6, 2012. ... Selected by the San Diego Padres in the ninth round of the 2010 First-Year Player Draft out of Arizona State University. ... Became the second player selected in the 2010 Draft to reach the Major Leagues when he debuted in June 2011, behind only Chris Sale of the Chicago White Sox. ... Selected by the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in the third round of the 2009 Draft but did not sign. ... Selected by the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 25th round of the 2008 Draft but did not sign. ... Attended Central Arizona College and was a two-time Arizona Community College Athletic Conference Player of the Year and a two-time All-American. ... Transferred to Arizona State in 2009 and was named National Newcomer of the Year by rivals.com. ... Was named third team All-American by Baseball America and Collegiate Baseball and first team All-Pac-10 Conference. ... Won Australia's Golden Arm Award in 2007.