MLB Baseball

#53
Alex Cobb
ERA W-L K
3.82 4-4 43
Team: Tampa BayHt / Wt: 6-3 / 205 NFBC ADP: 298.45
Position: SPBorn: 10/7/1987 Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts
Bats/Throws: R/R Draft: 4th Round by Devil Rays (2006)


Latest News
May 23 7:43 PM PT8:43 PM MT9:43 PM CT10:43 PM ET22:43 ET2:43 GMT10:43 7:43 PM MST9:43 PM EST10:13 PM VEN6:43 UAE (+1)9:43 PM CT-Alex Cobb fell to 4-4, allowing four runs on seven hits and three walks in 7.1 innings, as the Tampa Bay Rays lost to the Los Angeles Angels 4-0 on Tuesday. Cobb struck out five, ending the game with a 3.82 ERA and 1.26 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Cobb went 3-1 with a 2.78 ERA in his previous five starts.
May 17 3:11 PM PT4:11 PM MT5:11 PM CT6:11 PM ET18:11 ET22:11 GMT6:11 3:11 PM MST5:11 PM EST5:41 PM VEN2:11 UAE (+1)5:11 PM CT-Alex Cobb improved to 4-3, allowing three runs on six hits and one walk in 7.0 innings, as the Tampa Bay Rays defeated the Cleveland Indians 7-4 on Wednesday. Cobb struck out seven, ending the game with a 3.67 ERA and 1.24 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Cobb has notched four straight quality starts and is next scheduled to take the ball Tuesday against the Angels - a team he has not faced since 2012.
May 12 7:43 PM PT8:43 PM MT9:43 PM CT10:43 PM ET22:43 ET2:43 GMT10:43 7:43 PM MST9:43 PM EST10:13 PM VEN6:43 UAE (+1)9:43 PM CT-Alex Cobb improved to 3-3, allowing four runs - three earned - on four hits and three walks in 6.1 innings, as the Tampa Bay Rays defeated the Boston Red Sox 5-4 on Friday. Cobb struck out five, ending the game with a 3.65 ERA and 1.28 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Cobb's final line doesn't reflect how well he pitched, as he was working on a shutout until faltering in the seventh inning. The right-hander has had a very strong month thus far, compiling a 2-1 record and a 2.21 ERA over his three May starts.
May 7 1:40 PM PT2:40 PM MT3:40 PM CT4:40 PM ET16:40 ET20:40 GMT4:40 1:40 PM MST3:40 PM EST4:10 PM VEN0:40 UAE (+1)3:40 PM CT-Cobb fell to 2-3, allowing two runs on four hits and two walks in 8.0 innings, as the Tampa Bay Rays lost to the Toronto Blue Jays 2-1 on Sunday.
Analysis: Cobb struck out three, ending the game with a 3.56 ERA and 1.30 WHIP on the season.
May 2 8:33 PM PT9:33 PM MT10:33 PM CT11:33 PM ET23:33 ET3:33 GMT11:33 8:33 PM MST10:33 PM EST11:03 PM VEN7:33 UAE (+1)10:33 PM CT-Alex Cobb improved to 2-2, allowing four hits and two walks over 6.0 scoreless innings, as the Tampa Bay Rays defeated the Miami Marlins 3-1 on Tuesday. Cobb struck out two, ending the game with a 3.86 ERA and 1.43 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: He's allowed two earned runs in 11 innings over his last two starts.
Apr. 10 2:51 PM PT3:51 PM MT4:51 PM CT5:51 PM ET17:51 ET21:51 GMT5:51 2:51 PM MST4:51 PM EST5:21 PM VEN1:51 UAE (+1)4:51 PM CT-Cobb gave up five runs - including a pair of homers - over 7 1/3 innings in the Rays' 8-1 loss to the Yankees on Monday.
Analysis: Cobb was much better in the opener, holding the Yankees to one run, but he still looks like he has very bright potential on this staff.
Apr. 10 2:51 PM PT3:51 PM MT4:51 PM CT5:51 PM ET17:51 ET21:51 GMT5:51 2:51 PM MST4:51 PM EST5:21 PM VEN1:51 UAE (+1)4:51 PM CT-Cobb gave up five runs - including a pair of homers - over 7 1/3 innings in the Rays' 8-1 loss to the Yankees on Monday.
Analysis: Cobb was much better in the opener, holding the Yankees to one run, but he still looks like he has very bright potential on this staff.
Apr. 5 8:07 PM PT9:07 PM MT10:07 PM CT11:07 PM ET23:07 ET3:07 GMT11:07 8:07 PM MST10:07 PM EST10:37 PM VEN7:07 UAE (+1)10:07 PM CT-Cobb (1-0) pitched into the sixth inning on Wednesday, continuing his comeback from Tommy John surgery that sidelined him most of the past two seasons. Building on five starts he made late last year, the right-hander allowed one run and four hits in 5 2/3 innings to beat the Yankees.
Analysis: Cobb was outstanding before getting hurt, and he could be a sleeper pick up for fantasy owners.
Mar. 26 9:20 AM PT10:20 AM MT11:20 AM CT12:20 PM ET12:20 ET16:20 GMT0:20 9:20 AM MST11:20 AM EST11:50 AM VEN20:20 UAE11:20 AM CT-Cobb has been scratched from a start in a minor league game due to left lower back tightness. Cobb was scheduled to pitch in an intrasquad game Sunday.
Analysis: Cobb returned from Tommy John surgery late last season and is trying to regain the pre-injury form that had him on track to be the opening-day starter in 2015. Shortstop Tim Beckham didn't play in the Yankees' game because of hip flexor tightness.

Regular Season

Pitching Statistics
Year Team W L Sv-Op G GS CG IP H R ER HR BB IBB K WHIP ERA
2011 TB 3 2 0 - 0 9 9 0 52.2 49 21 20 3 21 1 37 1.33 3.42
2012 TB 11 9 0 - 0 23 23 2 136.1 130 67 61 11 40 2 106 1.25 4.03
2013 TB 11 3 0 - 0 22 22 1 143.1 120 46 44 13 45 4 134 1.15 2.76
2014 TB 10 9 0 - 0 27 27 0 166.1 142 56 53 11 47 1 149 1.14 2.87
2016 TB 1 2 0 - 0 5 5 0 22.0 32 22 21 5 7 0 16 1.77 8.59
2017 TB 4 4 0 - 0 10 10 0 63.2 63 30 27 8 17 2 43 1.26 3.82
Career 40 29 0 - 0 96 96 3 584.1 536 242 226 51 177 10 485 1.22 3.48

Hitting Statistics
Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2013 TB 22 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
2014 TB 27 8 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .125 .222 .250
2017 TB 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Career 96 14 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 .071 .133 .143

Postseason

Pitching Statistics
Year Team Round W L Sv-Op G GS CG IP H R ER HR BB IBB K ERA
2013 TB Total 1 0 0 - 0 2 2 0 11.2 13 3 2 0 3 0 10 1.54
    WC 1 0 0 - 0 1 1 0 6.2 8 0 0 0 1 0 5 0.00
    LDS 0 0 0 - 0 1 1 0 5.0 5 3 2 0 2 0 5 3.60
Career 1 0 0 - 0 2 2 0 11.2 13 3 2 0 3 0 10 1.54


Pitching Velocity

Pitch TypePitchesMaxMinAvgPct
Fastball 478 94 89 91.2 48.14
Curveball 359 83 77 80 36.15
Split-Finger 156 87 83 85.2 15.71

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