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Ryan O'Rourke

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Norfolk Tides

  • Status: Disabled 7-Day
  • Full Name: Ryan Patrick O'Rourke
  • Age: 30 (April 30, 1988)
  • Birthplace: Worcester, MA
  • Bats/Throws: R/L Ht: 6' 3" Wt: 230
  • Draft: Round 13 (2010, MIN)
  • MLB Debut: 07/07/2015
  • School: Merrimack
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Ryan O'Rourke Stats Summary

Ryan O'Rourke Career Stats

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Team Date Transaction
April 6, 2018 LHP Ryan O'Rourke assigned to Norfolk Tides.
November 28, 2017 Baltimore Orioles signed free agent LHP Ryan O'Rourke to a minor league contract.
November 6, 2017 LHP Ryan O'Rourke elected free agency.
November 6, 2017 Minnesota Twins sent LHP Ryan O'Rourke outright to Rochester Red Wings.
November 6, 2017 LHP Ryan O'Rourke roster status changed by Minnesota Twins.
April 24, 2017 Minnesota Twins transferred LHP Ryan O'Rourke from the 10-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list. Left elbow injury.
March 31, 2017 Minnesota Twins placed LHP Ryan O'Rourke on the 10-day disabled list retroactive to March 30, 2017. Left elbow injury.
August 13, 2016 Minnesota Twins selected the contract of LHP Ryan O'Rourke from Rochester Red Wings.
May 9, 2016 Minnesota Twins sent LHP Ryan O'Rourke outright to Rochester Red Wings.
May 6, 2016 Minnesota Twins designated Ryan O'Rourke for assignment.
April 16, 2016 Minnesota Twins recalled LHP Ryan O'Rourke from Rochester Red Wings.
March 29, 2016 Minnesota Twins optioned LHP Ryan O'Rourke to Rochester Red Wings.
July 7, 2015 Minnesota Twins selected the contract of Ryan O'Rourke from Rochester Red Wings.
April 17, 2015 LHP Ryan O'Rourke assigned to Rochester Red Wings from Chattanooga Lookouts.
April 9, 2015 LHP Ryan O'Rourke assigned to Chattanooga Lookouts from Rochester Red Wings.
December 19, 2014 Minnesota Twins invited non-roster LHP Ryan O'Rourke to spring training.
August 31, 2014 LHP Ryan O'Rourke assigned to Rochester Red Wings from New Britain Rock Cats.
July 16, 2013
May 26, 2013 Ryan O'Rourke roster status changed by Fort Myers Miracle.
April 22, 2013 Fort Myers Miracle placed LHP Ryan O'Rourke on the 7-day disabled list retroactive to April 20, 2013.
July 28, 2012 LHP Ryan O'Rourke assigned to Fort Myers Miracle from Beloit Snappers.
April 4, 2011 Ryan O'Rourke assigned to Beloit Snappers from Elizabethton Twins.
June 22, 2010 Ryan O'Rourke assigned to Elizabethton Twins from Minnesota Twins.
June 21, 2010 Minnesota Twins signed LHP Ryan O'Rourke.
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Ryan O'Rourke Awards and Honors

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Ryan O'Rourke
  • Full Name: Ryan Patrick O'Rourke
  • Born: April 30, 1988
  • Age: 30
  • Birthplace: Worcester, MA
  • Bats: R
  • Throws: L
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 230
  • Draft: Round 13 (2010, MIN)
  • School: Merrimack
  • MLB Debut: 07/07/2015

2017: Placed on 10-day disabled list March 30 with a left forearm strain; Had Tommy John surgery on left elbow, 5/2
2016: Began season with Triple-A Rochester and made two appearances for the Wings before being recalled April 16...Recorded first career major league at-bat April 24 at Washington, grounding out in the 15th inning of a 16-inning Twins 6-5 defeat...Made eight appearances for the Twins, posting a 4.91 ERA with five walks and five strikeouts...Was designated for assignment, 5/6...Posted scoreless appearances in 21 of 22 outings for the Red Wings from June 8-August 9, posting a 1.00 ERA (2 ER, 18.0 IP) with four walks and 21 strikeouts in that span...Contract selected from Rochester for last stint with Twins August 13...Held left-handed batters to an .077 average (2-26) with Twins while right-handers hit .262 (16-61)...Allowed just two of 17 inherited runners to score (11.8%) second lowest percentage among Twins relievers.
2015: Began season with Double-A Chattanooga, appearing in two games before being promoted to Triple-A Rochester April 17...Posted a 5.93 ERA with seven walks, 22 strikeouts and one home run allowed in 20 games for the Red Wings...Held left-handed hitters to a .125 (3-24) batting average...Had his contract selected by Minnesota July 7...Made major league debut July 7 vs. Baltimore, tossing 1.0 shutout inning, including first career strikeout, fanning Steve Pearce...Held opponents scoreless in first six appearances and in 11 of his 12 appearances July 7-August 4...Held left-handed batters to a .171 average (7-41) with Minnesota and right-handed batters to a .231 (9-39) average...Held first-batters-faced with Twins to a .120 (3-25) batting average...Ranked third among AL left-handed rookies in appearances (25) after the All-Star Break and ranked seventh in baseball.
2014: Began the season with Double-A New Britain where he appeared in 50 games (zero starts)... 25 of his 50 outings were less than 1.0 inning... Allowed just two runs in a 22-game span from 5/17 to 7/25 and posted a 1.38 ERA during that time... Appeared in one game for Rochester where he pitched 1.0 scoreless inning in relief on 8/31... Combined for a 2-4 record with a 3.89 ERA (18 ER, 41.2 IP) and 53 strikeouts in his 51 combined appearances. 
2013: Pitched 16.0 scoreless innings to begin the season for Class-A Fort Myers... Appeared in 17 games for Fort Myers where he had a 5-1 record with three saves and 21 strikeouts... Was promoted to New Britain on 7/17 where he saw action in 17 games... Went 2.0 innings and struck out five in his debut for New Britain... Combined to go 5-3 with a 3.15 ERA (16 ER, 45.2 IP), 40 strikeouts, and 15 walks in 34 games between both teams. 
2012: Was 2-5 with a 5.59 ERA (35 ER, 56.1 IP) with Class-A Beloit... Held left-handed batters to a .161 (9-56) average with the Snappers... Promoted to Class-A Fort Myers on 7/28 where appeared in nine games... Posted a 5.50 ERA (11 ER, 18.0 IP) with 16 strikeouts and four walks... Did not allow a run in five appearances for Fort Myers.
2011: Spent the year with Class-A Beloit where he appeared in 34 games (17 starts)... Had a 5-5 record with a 3.18 ERA (39 ER, 110.1 IP) and a career-high 107 strikeouts... Struck out eight-plus in six of his 17 starts... Was named a MiLB.com Twins Organizational All-Star.
2010: Began his career with Rookie-Level Elizabethton where he appeared in 13 games (five starts)... Went 1-3 with a 5.10 ERA (24 ER, 42.1 IP), seven walks, and 39 strikeouts.
PERSONAL: Ryan Patrick O'Rourke was signed by Baltimore as a minor league free agent on 11/17/17... Originally drafted by the Minnesota Twins in 13th round of the 2010 MLB Draft out of Merrimack College (MA)... Majored in business during his time at Merrimack...Was the highest drafted player from Merrimack College since 1969...Is a 2006 graduate of St. John's (MA) High School.