Carlos Rodón

Carlos Rodón #55

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  • B/T: L/L
  • 6' 3" /235
  • Age: 25


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Pitches: Strikes, Balls

Carlos Rodón 2017 Stats

12 2-5 4.15 69.1 76 1.37

Carlos Rodón MLB Career Stats

66 20-21 3.95 373.2 383 1.41

Carlos Rodón Bio

  • Full Name: Carlos Antonio Rodón
  • Nickname: Los
  • Born: 12/10/1992 in Miami, FL
  • Draft: 2014, Chicago White Sox, 1st rd. (3rd overall)
  • College: North Carolina State
  • Debut: 4/21/2015
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2017 Stats 2 5 4.15 12 12 0 69.1 76 1.37
MLB Career Stats 20 21 3.95 66 63 0 373.2 383 1.41
  • Status: Active

Carlos Rodón Four-seam FB Statcast Averages

Year Team LG NP Pitch Type Avg Pitch Speed (mph) Avg Perceived Speed (mph) Avg Spin Rate (rpm) Avg Extension (feet) Avg Exit Velocity (mph)
2017 White Sox AL 396 Four-seam FB 93.07 92.22 2,160.65 5.89 88.66
MLB Avg - - - Four-seam FB 93.21 92.86 2,253.22 6.18 87.27
Year Team LG NP Pitch Type Avg Pitch Speed (mph) Avg Perceived Speed (mph) Avg Spin Rate (rpm) Avg Extension (feet) Avg Exit Velocity (mph)
2017 White Sox AL 396 Four-seam FB 93.07 92.22 2,160.65 5.89 88.66
MLB Avg - - - Four-seam FB 93.21 92.86 2,253.22 6.18 87.27


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Carlos Rodón Stats

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Carlos Rodón Advanced Stats

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Carlos Rodón News

Carlos Rodón Fantasy News

February 15, 2018 at 3:01 PM ET

Rodon completes two-week throwing program

White Sox left-hander Carlos Rodon, who had arthroscopic surgery on his throwing shoulder in September, completed a two-week throwing program, the first step of his rehab, and is proceeding to the next phase.

January 27, 2018 at 11:25 PM ET

Rodon cleared to begin throwing program

Carlos Rodon has been cleared to begin a throwing program Monday as he works back toward the Majors following season-ending arthroscopic surgery on his left shoulder in September.


Carlos Rodón Leaderboards

Earned Run Average

Season ERA Rank
2016 4.04 20th in AL


Season SO Rank
2016 168 14th in AL

Complete Games

Season CG Rank
2015 1 15th in AL

Strikeouts per Nine Innings

Season K/9 Rank
2016 9.16 7th in AL

Strikeout/Walk Ratio

Season K/BB Rank
2016 3.11 18th in AL

Bases on Balls

Season BB Rank
2015 71 4th in AL


Season H Rank
2016 176 24th in AL

Carlos Rodón Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
October 2, 2017 Chicago White Sox activated LHP Carlos Rodon from the 10-day disabled list.
September 8, 2017 Chicago White Sox placed LHP Carlos Rodon on the 10-day disabled list. Left shoulder inflammation.
June 8, 2017 Chicago White Sox activated LHP Carlos Rodon from the 60-day disabled list.
June 7, 2017 Chicago White Sox sent LHP Carlos Rodon on a rehab assignment to Charlotte Knights.
June 6, 2017 Chicago White Sox sent LHP Carlos Rodon on a rehab assignment to Winston-Salem Dash.
May 4, 2017 Chicago White Sox transferred LHP Carlos Rodon from the 10-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list. Left biceps bursitis.
April 2, 2017 Chicago White Sox placed LHP Carlos Rodon on the 10-day disabled list retroactive to March 30, 2017. Left biceps bursitis.
July 31, 2016 Chicago White Sox activated LHP Carlos Rodon from the 15-day disabled list.
July 25, 2016 Chicago White Sox sent LHP Carlos Rodon on a rehab assignment to Charlotte Knights.
July 9, 2016 Chicago White Sox placed LHP Carlos Rodon on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to July 6, 2016. Sprained left wrist.
April 20, 2015 Chicago White Sox selected the contract of LHP Carlos Rodon from Charlotte Knights.
January 22, 2015 Chicago White Sox invited non-roster LHP Carlos Rodon to spring training.
August 16, 2014 LHP Carlos Rodon assigned to Charlotte Knights from Winston-Salem Dash.
July 30, 2014 LHP Carlos Rodon assigned to Winston-Salem Dash from AZL White Sox.
July 21, 2014 LHP Carlos Rodon assigned to AZL White Sox.
July 11, 2014 Chicago White Sox signed LHP Carlos Rodon.

Carlos Antonio Rodón Bio Info

Single … Twitter: @CarlosRodon16. ... Attended North Carolina State University … set a school record with 436 career strikeouts … became the fourth pitcher in Atlantic Coast Conference history to record 400 strikeouts. ... Went 6-7 with a 2.01 ERA (22 ER/98.2 IP), three complete games, 117 strikeouts and a .229 opponents average over 14 starts as a junior. ... Went 10-3 with a 2.99 ERA (44 ER/132.1 IP) and schoolrecord 184 strikeouts as a sophomore in 2013 to lead the Wolfpack to their first College World Series berth since 1968. ... Was named a First-Team All-American and ACC Pitcher and Freshman of the Year in 2012 after going 9-0 with a 1.57 ERA (20 ER/114.2 IP) and 135 strikeouts.  Graduated in 2011 from Holly Springs (N.C.) High School, where he went 10-1 with a 0.80 ERA as a junior and 11-0 with a 1.40 ERA as a senior. ... Was selected by Milwaukee in the 16th round in 2011.


American League Leaders: 7th-SO/9.0 IP (9.16).  Established career highs in IP (165.0), strikeouts (168), starts (28), quality starts (17), strikeouts per 9.0 IP (9.16) and losses (10) and tied his career high with nine wins in his second season with the White Sox.  His 307 career strikeouts are the most by a White Sox pitcher in his first 54 career games.  Limited left-handers to a .232 average (29-125) with two home runs and seven RBI (right-handers hit .283/21/70) … surrendered just eight extra-base hits overall to lefties … opponents went just 15-71 (.211) with RISP/two outs.  Went 7-3 with a 3.45 ERA (28 ER/73.0 IP) over 12 starts in the second half, compared to 2-7 with a 4.50 mark (46 ER/92.0 IP) prior to the break.  Was 3-0 with a 1.47 ERA (5 ER/30.2 IP) over five starts in August and 2-0 with a 0.71 ERA (1 ER/12.2 IP) in two starts during interleague play.  Suffered the loss in his season debut on 4/6 at Oakland despite allowing just two runs with six strikeouts and one walk over 7.0 IP … earned his first win on 4/13 at Minnesota, allowing just three hits over 6.0 scoreless IP.  His streak of 11 straight quality starts ended on 4/18 vs. the Angels when he gave up five runs on six hits over 0.1 IP, the shortest start by a Sox pitcher since Neal Cotts on 8/28/03 at Yankee Stadium (also 0.1 IP).  Went 0-3 with a 6.06 ERA (22 ER/32.2 IP) over six starts from 4/18-5/17 … received a no decision in his next outing on 4/23 vs. Texas despite allowing just two runs over 6.2 IP. Allowed a career-high 12 hits over 6.2 IP in a no decision on 5/10 at Texas … ended his six-start winless stretch on 5/22 vs. Kansas City, allowing two runs over 6.2 IP.  Went 0-4 with a 4.50 ERA (26 ER/52.0 IP) over a nine-start winless stretch from 5/28-8/6 … surrendered a career-high tying 12 hits over 5.0 IP on 7/5 vs. the Yankees  Was placed on the 15-day disabled list on 7/9 (retro to 7/6) with a sprained left wrist … made one rehab start with Class AAA Charlotte before being reinstated on 7/31.  Started that afternoon at Minnesota, suffering the loss after allowing five runs on eight hits and two home runs with two walks and eight strikeouts over 6.1 IP in a losing effort.  Went 5-0 with a 1.85 ERA (9 ER/43.2 IP) and 40 strikeouts over seven starts from 8/6-9/9 (all quality) … his five-game winning streak from 8/12-9/9 was a career high.  Snapped his nine-start winless stretch on 8/12 at Miami after allowing one run on three hits over 6.0 IP … his previous win came on 5/22 vs. Kansas City.  Won his second straight decision on 8/23 vs. Philadelphia, allowing three hits over 6.2 scoreless IP … retired 10 straight Phillies from the second-fifth inning.  Extended his winning streak to a career-best five games with a victory on 9/9 vs. Kansas City (1 ER/6.0 IP).  Matched his career high in IP (8.0) and strikeouts (11) in a victory on 9/25 at Cleveland … surrendered just two hits and held the Indians hitless until the fifth … struck out the final three hitters in the eighth.  Earned his ninth win in his final start on 9/30 vs. Minnesota, allowing three runs (two earned) on three hits with 10 strikeouts, including seven in a row to start the game, over 6.0 IP … reached the 300-mark in strikeouts and IP for his career.  Matched Joe Cowley's club and American League record of seven consecutive strikeouts to open a game … also tied Cowley's Sox record (5/28/86 vs. Texas) for most consecutive strikeouts at any point in a game.  Houston's Jim Deshaies (9/23/86 vs. the Dodgers) and the Mets' Jacob deGrom (9/15/14 vs. Miami) own the major-league record of eight strikeouts in a row to start a game (Elias).  Including his previous start on 9/25 at the Indians, struck out 10 straight hitters, tied with Tom Seaver (April 1970) and Eric Gagne (May 2003) for the longest strikeout streak in the major leagues over the last 50 years (Elias).


Appeared in 26 games (23 starts) in his first season with the White Sox … started 2015 with Triple-A Charlotte. ... Ranked among the major-league rookie leaders in winning percentage (2nd, .600), wins (T3rd, 9), IP (5th, 139.1), strikeouts (5th, 139) and starts (T5th). ... His 139 strikeouts were the second-most by a White Sox rookie behind Gary Peters (189 in 1963). ... Made 16 quality starts and allowed two earned runs or less 16 times … posted a 3.07 ERA (26 ER/76.1 IP) on the road, compared to a 4.57 mark (32 ER/63.0 IP) at home. ... Went 5-2 with a 1.81 ERA (11 ER/54.2 IP) and .198 (38-192) opponents average over his final eight starts, compared to 4-4 with a 5.17 ERA (45 ER/78.1 IP) and .277 (83-300) opponents average over his first 15 starts. ... Was 3-1 with a 2.27 ERA (11 ER/43.2 IP) over eight games (six starts) vs. the American League Central and 4-1 with a 2.24 mark (14 ER/56.1 IP) and 58 strikeouts vs. the AL West. ... Limited left-handers to a .194 average (27-139) with zero home runs and 41 strikeouts … lowered his opponents average from .267 (66-247) in the first half to .237 (64-27) after. ... Reached the 100-strikeout mark in 90.2 IP, the fastest in franchise history (STATS LLC). ... Prior to his major-league debut, threw just 34.1 IP in the minor leagues, the fifth-fewest by a White Sox pitcher since 1987 at the time of his debut. ... His contract was purchased from Charlotte on 4/20 … made his major-league debut on 4/21 vs. Cleveland, allowing two runs on three hits with three walks and one strikeout over 2.1 IP (60 pitches) … struck out Lonnie Chisenhall in the eighth inning for his first career strikeout … worked a perfect eighth inning in his second appearance on 4/29 at Baltimore. ... Earned his first major-league win in his first start on 5/9-2 vs. Cincinnati, allowing two runs with eight strikeouts over 6.0 IP.  Was moved into the starting rotation on 5/12 … received a no decision on 5/15 at Oakland (5 ER/4.0 IP). ... Worked at least 6.0 IP with one or no runs allowed in four consecutive starts from 5/20-6/9 … became the first Sox rookie to accomplish the feat since Bruce Howard went five straight in 1964-65 (STATS LLC). ... Allowed just one run with 10 strikeouts over 6.0 IP on 6/4 at Texas but received his fourth straight no decision … at 22 years and 176 days old, became the youngest White Sox pitcher to strike out 10 or more batters since Jason Bere (22 years, 117 days) fanned 12 on 9/20/93 at California (Elias). ... Threw 6.0 scoreless IP for his second win on 6/9 vs. Houston … suffered his first career loss on 6/15 at Pittsburgh after allowing seven earned runs on nine hits over 3.2 IP.  Earned his third win, and snapped the White Sox eight-game losing streak, on 6/20 vs. Texas (2 ER/6.0 IP). ... Received a no decision on 7/10 at Wrigley Field despite allowing just two hits with six walks over 6.0 scoreless IP … the last White Sox to issue six-plus walks without allowing a run was Jose Contreras (6.2 IP) on 9/2/07 at Cleveland. ... Scattered five hits with zero walks and nine strikeouts over 6.2 scoreless IP in a win on 7/26 at Cleveland. ... Allowed three runs or less in each of his final eight starts from 8/11-9/25, going 5-2 with a 1.81 ERA (11 ER/54.2 IP), 49 strikeouts and eight quality starts. ... Earned the win on 8/11 vs. the Angels, allowing just four hits with one walk and a career-high 11 strikeouts over 7.0 IP … the 11 strikeouts were the most by a White Sox rookie since Jason Bere fanned 12 on 9/20/93 vs. California. ... Became the fourth Sox rookie to record 10 or more strikeouts at least twice in a season, joining Bere (twice 1993), Gary Peters (twice in 1963) and Jack Harshman (three times in 1954). ... Became the fifth rookie in club history to strike out 11 during a scoreless outing, joining Frank Lange (1910), Harshman (1954), Peters (1963) and Bere (1993) and second in MLB this season (San Francisco's Chris Heston, no-hitter on 6/9 vs. the Mets). ... Suffered the loss on 8/17 at Angel Stadium despite throwing his first career complete game (2 ER/8.0 IP) … became the first White Sox rookie to go the distance since Zach Stewart on 9/5-2/11 at Minnesota and first rookie left-hander since Wilson Alvarez on 9/1/91 vs. Cleveland.  Finished the season on a three-game winning streak from 9/8-25 … surrendered just four earned runs with 16 strikeouts over 20.2 IP … allowed one earned run in consecutive starts on 9/8 vs. Cleveland (7.0 IP) and 9/19 at the Indians (7.2 IP) … won his final start on 9/25 at Yankee Stadium (2 ER/ 6.0 IP). ... Entered the season ranked by Baseball America as the No. 1 Prospect in the White Sox organization … also tabbed by the same publication as possessing the Best Slider.


Combined to go 0-0 with a 2.92 ERA (8 ER/24.2 IP) and 38 strikeouts in nine appearances (six starts) between the Arizona Rookie League White Sox, Class A Winston-Salem and Triple-A Charlotte in his first professional season.  Averaged 13.9 strikeouts per 9.0 IP ratio … posted a 2.18 ERA (5 ER/20.2 IP) as a starter … held left-handers to a .125 (2-16) average and righties to a .234 (18-77) mark. ... Appeared in two games with the AZL White Sox before being promoted to the Dash on 7/3. ... Did not allow an earned run over his last three games (two starts) with Winston-Salem (8.2 IP) … was promoted to the Knights on 8/16. ... Recorded a season-high eight strikeouts on 8/24 vs. Norfolk (4.0 IP) … struck out seven batters on 8/13 vs. Lynchburg (3.2) and 8/30 at Gwinnett (5.0). ... Was selected by the White Sox with the No. 3 overall pick in the June draft, the highest pick by the club since taking outfielder Harold Baines No. 1 in 1977 … was recommended/signed by Abe Fernandez. ... Entered the draft rated by Baseball America as the No. 1 college prospect and the No. 3 prospect overall … was rated by as the No. 2 overall prospect.