Ben Griset

Position: P
Birthday: March 12, 1992
Hometown: Modesto, CA   
Country: United States
Bats/Throws: L/L Height: 6-0
Weight: 198 lbs College: St. Marys
  • 2018 will be Griset's first with the Skeeters, first in the Atlantic League and sixth in professional baseball 
  • Spent 2017 with Double-A Binghamton (New York Mets) and made 35 relief appearances (49 IP) while going 4-1 with a 2.39 ERA and 36 strikeouts to 22 walks
  • Drafted by the Tampa Bay Rays in the 13th round of the 2013 MLB Draft out of St. Mary's 
  • Also drafted by the Chicago White Sox in the 36th round of the 2010 MLB Draft out of Gustine (Calif.) High School 
  • Signed with the Mets as a minor league free agent in January 2015 after reaching as high as the Single-A with the Rays organization between 2013-14
  • Has five seasons of MiLB experience: 17-16, 2.86 ERA, 129 G, 29 GS, 4 SV, 299.1 IP, 83 BB, 263 K
  • In his final season at Saint Mary's in 2013, he went 4-4 with a 3.62 ERA in 13 starts