#30 Daniel Schlereth

Position: LHPBirthday: May 5, 1986
Born: Anchorage, AK           Bats/Throws: L/L
Height: 6'0"Weight: 210 lbs
Pro Experience: 12 years             College: University of Arizona


Schlereth, 33, is entering his first season with the Skeeters and his 12th at the professional level …. Finished out 2018 season within Seattle Mariners Minor League system, going a combined 2-2 with a 3.60 ERA and a save in 20 games (15.0 IP) with Double-A Arkansas and Triple-A Tacoma …. Began 2018 season with Long Island Ducks, throwing 7 ⅓ scoreless innings and allowing just one hit in eight relief appearances …. Selected by the Arizona Diamondbacks in the first round (26th overall) of the 2008 MLB Draft out of the University of Arizona …. Also selected by the Oakland Athletics in the eighth round of the 2007 MLB Draft out of Arizona …. Has four seasons of MLB experience, appearing with the Diamondbacks (2009) and the Detroit Tigers (2010-12) …. Has gone 5-6 with a 4.35 ERA and a save in 94 career MLB appearances (93.0 IP) …. Made a career-high 49 appearances in 2011 with the Tigers (2-2, 3.49 ERA), which were the third-most appearances on the team that season …. Rated as the No. 89 overall prosepct in baseball prior to 2009 season, per Baseball Prospectus …. Was rated as the Diamondbacks’ No. 3 prospect prior to 2009 and No. 5 prospect prior to 2010, per Baseball America …. Rated as the Tigers’ No. 5 prospect prior to 2010, per Baseball America …. Traded from the Diamondbacks to the Tigers in December 2009 as part of a three-team trade that also sent right-hander Max Scherzer from the Diamondbacks to the Tigers, Curtis Granderson from the Tigers to the Yankees and right-hander Ian Kennedy from the Yankees to the Diamondbacks …. Son of former Denver Broncos offensive lineman and Super Bowl Champion as well as former ESPN and current FOX Sports NFL analyst, Mark Schlereth