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Alec Asher

Alec Asher 51 P

Baltimore Orioles

  • Status: Active
  • Full Name: Alec Edward Asher
  • Age: 25 (October 4, 1991)
  • Birthplace: Lakeland, FL
  • Bats/Throws: R/R Ht: 6' 4" Wt: 230
  • Draft: Round 4 (2012, TEX)
  • MLB Debut: 08/30/2015
  • School: Polk State CC
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Alec Asher Stats Summary

Alec Asher Career Stats

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Team Date Transaction
August 20, 2017 Baltimore Orioles recalled Alec Asher from Norfolk Tides.
July 2, 2017 Baltimore Orioles optioned RHP Alec Asher to Norfolk Tides.
May 6, 2017 Baltimore Orioles recalled Alec Asher from Norfolk Tides.
May 4, 2017 Baltimore Orioles optioned RHP Alec Asher to Norfolk Tides.
April 15, 2017 Baltimore Orioles recalled Alec Asher from Norfolk Tides.
April 14, 2017 Norfolk Tides placed RHP Alec Asher on the temporarily inactive list.
March 30, 2017 Baltimore Orioles optioned RHP Alec Asher to Norfolk Tides.
March 28, 2017 Philadelphia Phillies traded RHP Alec Asher to Baltimore Orioles for cash.
October 20, 2016 RHP Alec Asher assigned to Gigantes del Cibao.
September 8, 2016 Philadelphia Phillies activated RHP Alec Asher from the restricted list.
September 3, 2016 sent RHP Alec Asher on a rehab assignment to Reading Fightin Phils.
August 23, 2016 sent RHP Alec Asher on a rehab assignment to GCL Phillies.
June 16, 2016 Philadelphia Phillies placed RHP Alec Asher on the restricted list.
May 20, 2016 Lehigh Valley IronPigs placed RHP Alec Asher on the 7-day disabled list retroactive to May 18, 2016. lower calf contusion
April 29, 2016 RHP Alec Asher assigned to Lehigh Valley IronPigs from Reading Fightin Phils.
April 2, 2016 RHP Alec Asher assigned to Reading Fightin Phils from Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
March 15, 2016 Philadelphia Phillies optioned RHP Alec Asher to Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
August 30, 2015 Philadelphia Phillies selected the contract of Alec Asher from Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
August 1, 2015 RHP Alec Asher assigned to Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
July 31, 2015 Philadelphia Phillies traded LHP Cole Hamels, LHP Jake Diekman and cash to Texas Rangers for Matt Harrison, C Jorge Alfaro, RHP Jerad Eickhoff, OF Nick Williams, RHP Alec Asher and RHP Jake Thompson.
May 23, 2015 RHP Alec Asher assigned to Round Rock Express from Frisco RoughRiders.
May 12, 2015 Frisco RoughRiders activated RHP Alec Asher from the temporarily inactive list.
May 8, 2015 Frisco RoughRiders placed RHP Alec Asher on the temporarily inactive list.
January 23, 2015 Texas Rangers invited non-roster RHP Alec Asher to spring training.
March 26, 2014 RHP Alec Asher assigned to Frisco RoughRiders from Myrtle Beach Pelicans.
March 8, 2014 RHP Alec Asher assigned to Texas Rangers.
March 29, 2013 RHP Alec Asher assigned to Myrtle Beach Pelicans from Spokane Indians.
March 28, 2013 RHP Alec Asher assigned to Texas Rangers.
June 13, 2012 Alec Asher assigned to Spokane Indians.
June 7, 2012 Texas Rangers signed RHP Alec Asher.
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Alec Asher Awards and Honors

Alec Asher  51 P

Alec Asher
  • Full Name: Alec Edward Asher
  • Born: October 4, 1991
  • Age: 25
  • Birthplace: Lakeland, FL
  • Bats: R
  • Throws: R
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 230
  • Draft: Round 4 (2012, TEX)
  • School: Polk State CC
  • MLB Debut: 08/30/2015

2016 Highlights

Began the season with Reading (AA) and made 5 starts before being promoted to Lehigh Valley (AAA), 4/29...Placed on the DL on 5/18 with a right calf contusion...Received an 80-game suspension on 6/15 in violation of MLB's Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program...Made 3 starts for Gulf Coast League Phillies (R) and 1 for Reading before being reinstated from the restricted list on 9/8...Was recalled by the Phillies on 9/8...Held opponents to a .551 OPS in 5 starts (9/8-remainder of season) which ranked 3rd-best among all NL starters in that span...His 2.28 ERA and 0.94 WHIP ranked 4th-best among all NL starters in the same span...Made 8 starts for Cibao of the Dominican Winter League (2-1, 2.14 ERA, 42.0 IP, 27 H, 5 BB, 21 SO).

2015: Was a non-roster invitee to spring training with TEX...Began the season with Frisco (AA)...Averaged 9.00 SO/9.0 IP (43 SO, 43.0 IP) over 8 starts...Promoted to Round Rock (AAA) on 5/23...Traded to the Phillies on 7/31 and assigned to Lehigh Valley...Had a 10.0-inning scoreless streak for Lehigh Valley, 8/3-14...Had his contract selected on 8/30 and made his ML debut that night vs SD (L, 5.2 IP, 4 ER, 3 SO).

2014: Pitched for Frisco...Ranked 2nd in the Texas League in WHIP (1.11), T-3rd in wins (11), 4th in innings (154.0) and 5th in SO (122)...Held RHH to a .213 AVG (70-329) and .605 OPS...Posted a 3.81 SO/BB ratio (122 SO, 32 BB)...Named Rangers Pitcher of the Month for June (2-2, 1.93 ERA)...Went 3-0, 1.80 ERA (5 ER, 25.0 IP) over his final 5 starts.

2013: Spent the season with Myrtle Beach (A)...Led the Carolina League in SO (139) and ranked 4th in ERA (2.90) & WHIP (1.20), T-7th in wins (9) and 8th in innings (133.1)...Named a CL midseason All-Star...Won Rangers Pitcher of the Month honors for May (2-2, 2.31 ERA)...Went 5-2, 2.12 ERA (14 ER, 59.1 IP) over his final 11 starts...Ended the season with a 25.0-inning scoreless streak (8/4-26).

2012: Began his pro career with Spokane (A)...Averaged 12.86 SO/9.0 IP (50 SO, 35.0 IP)...Posted a 0.87 ERA (3 ER, 31.0 IP) in 18 of his 20 appearances; allowed 9 ER in 4.0 IP in his other 2 games.

PERSONAL: Full name is Alec Edward Asher…2010 graduate of Lakeland Senior High School (FL)…Also attended Polk State (FL) where he was named Suncoast Conference Pitcher of the Year in 2012…Underwent Tommy John surgery on his right elbow at age 14 (Dr. James Andrews)…His father, Bob, is the public address announcer at Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland, FL, the spring training home of the Detroit Tigers and the regular season home of the single-A Lakeland Flying Tigers.