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Lucas Giolito
ERA W-L K
2.38 3-3 34
Team: Chi White SoxHt / Wt: 6-6 / 255 NFBC ADP: 361.09
Position: SPBorn: 7/14/1994 Birthplace: Santa Monica, California
Bats/Throws: R/R Draft: 1st Round by Nationals (2012)


Latest News
Sep. 25 10:02 AM PT11:02 AM MT12:02 PM CT1:02 PM ET13:02 ET17:02 GMT1:02 10:02 AM MST12:02 PM EST12:32 PM VEN21:02 UAE12:02 PM CT-Lucas Giolito improved to 3-3, allowing one run on five hits in 7.0 innings, as the Chicago White Sox defeated the Kansas City Royals 8-1 on Sunday. Giolito struck out five, ending the game with a 2.38 ERA and 0.95 WHIP on the season.
Sep. 19 8:55 PM PT9:55 PM MT10:55 PM CT11:55 PM ET23:55 ET3:55 GMT11:55 8:55 PM MST10:55 PM EST11:25 PM VEN7:55 UAE (+1)10:55 PM CT-Lucas Giolito fell to 2-3, allowing two runs on seven hits and one walk in 6.2 innings, as the Chicago White Sox lost to the Houston Astros 3-1 on Tuesday. Giolito struck out three, ending the game with a 2.58 ERA and 0.99 WHIP on the season.
Sep. 13 3:37 PM PT4:37 PM MT5:37 PM CT6:37 PM ET18:37 ET22:37 GMT6:37 3:37 PM MST5:37 PM EST6:07 PM VEN2:37 UAE (+1)5:37 PM CT-Lucas Giolito allowed one run on four hits and three walks in 6.1 innings as the Chicago White Sox defeated the Kansas City Royals 5-3 on Wednesday. Giolito struck out three, ending the game with a 2.56 ERA and 0.95 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Giolito has a 1.75 ERA and has held opposing batters to a .144 average in his past four starts.
Sep. 9 10:10 AM PT11:10 AM MT12:10 PM CT1:10 PM ET13:10 ET17:10 GMT1:10 10:10 AM MST12:10 PM EST12:40 PM VEN21:10 UAE12:10 PM CT-Lucas Giolito fell to 2-2, allowing five runs - three earned - on three hits and four walks in 5.1 innings, as the Chicago White Sox lost to the San Francisco Giants 9-2 on Friday. Giolito struck out five, ending the game with a 2.84 ERA and 0.91 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: The rookie right-hander had allowed just on run and six hits over 14 innings in his previous two starts. He'll make his first career appearance against the Royals on Wednesday.
Sep. 3 3:02 PM PT4:02 PM MT5:02 PM CT6:02 PM ET18:02 ET22:02 GMT6:02 3:02 PM MST5:02 PM EST5:32 PM VEN2:02 UAE (+1)5:02 PM CT-Lucas Giolito improved to 2-1, allowing one run on three hits and one walk in 7.0 innings, as the Chicago White Sox defeated the Tampa Bay Rays 6-2 on Sunday. Giolito struck out 10, ending the game with a 2.25 ERA and 0.80 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: A key piece of Chicago's rebuilding project, the 23-year-old Giolito made his third start since being called up from the minor leagues last month. He pitched seven scoreless innings in his previous start against Detroit for his first major league win. He is scheduled to take the ball Friday against a Giants team last in the majors in slugging percentage.
Aug. 27 3:55 PM PT4:55 PM MT5:55 PM CT6:55 PM ET18:55 ET22:55 GMT6:55 3:55 PM MST5:55 PM EST6:25 PM VEN2:55 UAE (+1)5:55 PM CT-Lucas Giolito improved to 1-1, allowing three hits and three walks over 7.0 scoreless innings, as the Chicago White Sox defeated the Detroit Tigers 7-1 on Sunday. Giolito struck out four, ending the game with a 2.77 ERA and 0.92 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Giolito earned his first major league victory in his second start with the White Sox after they acquired him in a December trade with Washington for outfielder Adam Eaton. The right-hander had never pitched past the sixth in his five previous major league starts.
Aug. 23 8:11 AM PT9:11 AM MT10:11 AM CT11:11 AM ET11:11 ET15:11 GMT23:11 8:11 AM MST10:11 AM EST10:41 AM VEN19:11 UAE10:11 AM CT-Lucas Giolito fell to 0-1, allowing four runs on six hits in 6.0 innings, as the Chicago White Sox lost to the Minnesota Twins 4-1 on Tuesday. Giolito struck out four, ending the game with a 6.00 ERA and 1.00 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Three homers cost the highly touted prospect in his 2017 debut. He's now allowed 10 long balls in 27 1/3 major league innings. ''A few mistakes got me tonight, trying to go in with the heater and leaving it over middle,'' Giolito said. ''Guys up there are going to hit mistakes, and that's kind of what happened. I feel like I belong. I feel my stuff plays.''
Aug. 22 1:45 PM PT2:45 PM MT3:45 PM CT4:45 PM ET16:45 ET20:45 GMT4:45 1:45 PM MST3:45 PM EST4:15 PM VEN0:45 UAE (+1)3:45 PM CT-The White Sox have recalled Giolito to start against the Twins.
Analysis: Giolito, who was acquired along with right-handers Reynaldo Lopez and Dane Dunning in the deal that sent center fielder Adam Eaton to the Washington Nationals over the winter, is getting his first chance to impress his new major league club after going 6-10 with a 4.48 ERA in 24 starts for Triple-A Charlotte. Giolito went 0-1 with a 6.75 in six games -- four starts -- for Washington last season.

Regular Season

Pitching Statistics
Year Team W L Sv-Op G GS CG IP H R ER HR BB IBB K WHIP ERA
2016 Was 0 1 0 - 0 6 4 0 21.1 26 18 16 7 12 0 11 1.78 6.75
2017 CWS 3 3 0 - 0 7 7 0 45.1 31 14 12 8 12 0 34 0.95 2.38
Career 3 4 0 - 0 13 11 0 66.2 57 32 28 15 24 0 45 1.22 3.78

Hitting Statistics
Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2016 Was 6 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 .250
Career 13 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 .250


Pitching Velocity

Pitch TypePitchesMaxMinAvgPct
Fastball 420 96 90 92.3 59.66
Curveball 78 81 74 78.3 11.08
Slider 92 86 80 83.9 13.07
Changeup 114 84 79 81.6 16.19

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