Sunday, May 3, 2015

Get To Know Your Reds: Part 28 - Josh Fogg

According to Baseball Reference there have been 1,891 different players who got into a major league game as a Cincinnati Red/Red Stocking/Redleg as of the end of the 2014 season. So I threw them all into a randomizer and off we go.

Get To Know... Josh Fogg

Born: December 13, 1976, Lynn, Massachusetts
Drafted: 1998 by the White Sox
Debut: 2001 with the White Sox
Reds Debut: 2008, acquired via free agency
Reds Stats: 1 season at SP/RP, 22 games, 14 starts, 78.1 IP, 45 K, 7.58 ERA, 2-7 record
Final Major League Season: 2009, with the Rockies

Pitched for the University of Florida, receiving All-America honors, and eventually being inducted into the Gators' Hall of Fame.
His 9 season career saw time with the White Sox, Pirates, Rockies, and Reds, as well as a minor league deals with the Mets and Phillies.
Pitched in 3 post-season games with the Rockies, compiling a 2-1 record.

Placed 7th in Rookie of the Year voting in 2002.
In 29 starts in 2007, committed 0 errors.

Number of cards: 280
Number of cards as a Red: 9 (all 2008 Topps flagship, including plates)
Number of cards in my collection: 1 (11%)

Go Reds.

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