Our reasoning for presenting offensive logos. Copyright © 2000-2020 Sports Reference LLC. Become a Stathead & surf this site ad-free. He played for the Puerto Rican national baseball team in the 2017 World Baseball Classic winning a silver medal. David Peterson #77. Subscribe to our Free Newsletter, This Month in Sports ReferenceFind out when we add a feature or make a change. Olney: Could the Mets really deal Jacob deGrom to the Yankees? Free Agent: 2023, Agents: Ballengee Group • Previously: Double Diamond Sports Management, More Seth Lugo Pages at Baseball Reference, Every Sports Reference Social Media Account, Site Last Updated: Saturday, October 17, 2:04AM. Jacob Seth Lugo (born November 17, 1989), nicknamed Quarterrican,[1] is an American professional baseball pitcher for the New York Mets of Major League Baseball (MLB). Franklyn Kilome #66. Lugo and Amanda Vogle married in January 2018. Lugo attended Parkway High School in Bossier City, Louisiana,[2] and Centenary College of Louisiana, where he played college baseball for the Centenary Gentlemen. The 30-year-old could have made it through seven innings, but was the victim of a bit of bad luck. Lugo began the 2016 season with Las Vegas. He played for the Puerto Rican national baseball team in the 2017 World Baseball Classic winning a silver medal. Do you have a blog? I firmly believe that Lugo deserves a shot to prove his worth in the rotation going into next season. Question, Comment, Feedback, or Correction? Entering the 2017 season, Lugo was expected to provide depth the Mets' pitching staff. [8] Lugo made his Major League debut against the Chicago Cubs on July 1, 2016, throwing two shutout innings in a victory. We have tools and resources that can help you use sports data. Position: Pitcher Bats: Right • Throws: Right 6-4, 225lb (193cm, 102kg) . Latest on New York Mets relief pitcher Seth Lugo including complete game-by-game stats on ESPN Seth Lugo, RHP. [9] On August 25, Lugo recorded his first major league win and hit, throwing five shutout innings against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium before exiting with muscle cramps.    vs. CHC 2.0 IP, 2 H, 2 SO, 0 BB, 0 ER, Rookie Status: All players are wearing #42 in honor of Jackie Robinson Day. Lugo is surely making himself a case to fill one of those spots from within after being inserted into the starting rotation back on August 25th. They could easily have a bargain of a starting pitcher in their starting rotation for the next two years if they choose to move in that direction. After injuries to other starters, Lugo found himself battling with Robert Gsellman for the final spot in the Opening Day starting rotation. The Book: Playing the Percentages in Baseball, Salaries may not be complete (especially pre-1985) and may not include some earned bonuses. Seth Lugo allowed two runs, one earned, in Tuesday's 5-2 win over the Rays. He played for the Puerto Rican national baseball team in the 2017 World Baseball Classic winning a silver medal. [12] He continued making shorter starts throughout September, finishing the season with a 7-5 record and an ERA of 4.71, with 85 strikeouts and 25 walks over ​101 1⁄3 innings pitched.[13]. Build your custom FanSided Daily email newsletter with news and analysis on New York Mets and all your favorite sports teams, TV shows, and more. It’s also no secret that Seth Lugo has always been vocal about his desire to be a starting pitcher for the Mets. Seth Lugo's performance over the final month of the season could provide him an opportunity to be a member of the New York Mets starting rotation in 2021. Lugo chose to honor his paternal grandfather, who was Puerto Rican, by playing for the Puerto Rican national baseball team in the 2017 World Baseball Classic. Lugo has proven to Mets brass this season that his stuff plays just as well as a starting pitcher as it does coming out of the bullpen. Your privacy is safe with us. New York Mets: Steve Cohen’s first big signing shouldn’t be J.T. He is the son of Vicki and Ben Lugo. Dellin Betances #68. Lugo already has a starter’s repertoire with a really good five-pitch mix, that includes one of the best curveballs in baseball with the amount of spin it produces. On Saturday July 15, 2017 Lugo hit his first major league home run against the Colorado Rockies. Join the Rising Apple team! We present them here for purely educational purposes. Wheeler's start sets up Mets' 'Big 5' rotation, Mets send struggling pitcher Wheeler to minors, Mets' Lugo lands on DL; Gsellman to face Yanks. Thomas Szapucki #63. All images are property the copyright holder and are displayed here for informational purposes only. Some defensive statistics Copyright © Baseball Info Solutions, 2010-2020. 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On August 15, Lugo was again placed on the disabled list with an impingement in his pitching shoulder. Lugo would have been the second or third starter for New York in the postseason had the Mets advanced past the Wild-Card Game.  •  [4], Lugo missed the 2012 season due to spondylolisthesis, which required spinal fusion surgery. [3] He signed with the Mets, receiving a $20,000 signing bonus. [14] In the Championship Game, Lugo did not have the same luck on the mound as Puerto Rico lost, 8–0. Information about your device and internet connection, including your IP address, Browsing and search activity while using Verizon Media websites and apps. The injury would cause him to miss the first two months of the regular season. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images). Centenary College of Louisiana (Shreveport, LA). Your favorite teams, topics, and players all on your favorite mobile devices. The Mets added him to their 40-man roster after the 2015 season.[7]. [12] He continued making shorter starts throughout September, finishing the season with a 7-5 record and an ERA of 4.71, with 85 strikeouts and 25 walks over ​101 1⁄3 innings pitched.[13]. Seth was the punter for his high school football team, goalkeeper for soccer team, and a high jumper in track and field. In three seasons with Centenary, Lugo had a 5.31 earned run average (ERA). Powered by Minute Media © 2020 All Rights Reserved. Yahoo is part of Verizon Media. Team: New York Mets (majors) Born: November 17, 1989 in Shreveport, LA us Draft: Drafted by the New York Mets in the 34th round of the 2011 MLB June Amateur Draft from Centenary College of Louisiana (Shreveport, LA).. High School: Parkway HS (Bossier City, LA) Seth Lugo was lit up for six runs in 1 2/3 innings by the Phillies on Thursday. He is the son of Vicki and Ben Lugo. He returned to pitch in 2013 for the Brooklyn Cyclones of the Class A-Short Season New York–Penn League and the Savannah Sand Gnats of the Class A South Atlantic League, pitching to a 4–6 win-loss record with a 3.39 ERA in 12 games started. A couple of things falling into place could make this decision much easier for the Mets’ front office, which includes Lugo’s overall performance as a starter. Jacob Seth Lugo (born November 17, 1989), nicknamed Quarterrican, is an American professional baseball pitcher for the New York Mets of Major League Baseball (MLB). Michael Wacha #45. He was the starting pitcher against Venezuela in the first round and against United States in both the second round and the Championship Game. The Mets have control of Lugo for two more seasons as he is scheduled to be a free agent at the end of the 2022 season. He made his MLB debut in 2016. Player Data: Age: 30, B/T: R/R Primary Stats: 16 G, 7 GS, 36.2 IP, 3-4, 5.15 ERA, 3 SV, 8 HR, 10 BB, 47 SO, 1.364 WHIP Advanced Stats: 83 ERA+, 4.45 FIP, 0.3 bWAR. In Lugo’s first 11.2 innings as a starting pitcher this season, the 30-year old right-hander has allowed only two earned runs to go along with a sterling 20 strikeouts. Rick Porcello #22. Join our linker program. Jacob deGrom #48. Our reasoning for presenting offensive logos. Entering the 2017 season, Lugo was expected to provide depth the Mets' pitching staff. On August 15, Lugo was again placed on the disabled list with an impingement in his pitching shoulder. Full-year historical Major League statistics provided by Pete Palmer and Gary Gillette of Hidden Game Sports. [11] He returned on August 27, pitching ​3 2⁄3 innings with 5 strikeouts in a pitch-limited start. All logos are the trademark & property of their owners and not Sports Reference LLC. The day honoring Jackie Robinson, traditionally held on April 15, was rescheduled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. After injuries to other starters, Lugo found himself battling with Robert Gsellman for the final spot in the Opening Day starting rotation. All rights reserved. Born: We'll never pass along your email address to spammers, scammers, or the like. We and our partners will store and/or access information on your device through the use of cookies and similar technologies, to display personalised ads and content, for ad and content measurement, audience insights and product development. He won both the first and second-round games. He returned to pitch in 2013 for the Brooklyn Cyclones of the Class A-Short Season New York–Penn League and the Savannah Sand Gnats of the Class A South Atlantic League, pitching to a 4–6 win-loss record with a 3.39 ERA in 12 games started. Signed thru 2020, 1 yr/$2M (20), Service Time (01/2020): 3.082 He played for the Puerto Rican national baseball team in … With the Mets’ slim playoff hopes hanging by a thread, Seth Lugo threw a gem against the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday night. Lugo went 6 1/3 innings, and was charged with two runs (1 ER) on four hits, striking out seven and walking one. Or write about sports? (Age 26-227d, 18,788th in MLB history) Real or Not: Which hot starts in the standings should you take seriously? However, Lugo himself would be diagnosed with a partial tear of the ulnar collateral ligament in his pitching arm after competing for Puerto Rico in the 2017 World Baseball Classic. Arb Eligible: 2021 Why Callaway should have replaced Lugo with Diaz. Seth Lugo career pitching statistics for Major League, Minor League, and postseason baseball