Mitch Talbot

Position: P Birthday: October 17, 1983
Hometown: Cedar City, UT     Country: United States
Bats/Throws: R/R Height: 6-1
Weight: 180 lbs
  • 2018 will be Talbot's second season with the Skeeters, third in the Atlantic League and 15th in professional baseball 
  • Went 9-3 with a 3.03 ERA in 2017 with the Skeeters (21 G, 19 GS), which was the second-lowest ERA of any pitcher on the team to log at least 10 starts 
  • Led the Skeeters last season with 108 strikeouts (110 IP) while allowing 30 walks 
  • Has three seasons of MLB experience and last pitched in the majors in 2011 with the Cleveland Indians 
  • Made his MLB debut in September 2008 with the Tampa Bay Rays 
  • Was second on the Indians with 10 wins in 2010 while recording a 4.41 ERA in 28 starts
  • Career MLB Stats: 12-19, 5.30 ERA, 43 G, 41 GS, 232.2 IP, 275 H, 26 HR, 108 BB, 129
  • Drafted by the Houston Astros in the second round of the 2002 MLB Draft out of Canyon View High School (Cedar City, Utah) 
  • Last pitched in the minors in 2013 with Triple-A New Orleans (Miami Marlins) 
  • Had two stints with the Korean Baseball Championship (Samsung Lions, 2012; Hanwha Eagles, 2015)
  • Debuted in the Atlantic League in 2014 with the Long Island Ducks