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Jake Peavy

Baseball Player
Born May 31, 1981

Jacob Edward Peavy is a starting pitcher in Major League Baseball with the Chicago White Sox. He bats and throws right-handed. Peavy stands 6'1" tall (1.85 m) and weighs 182 pounds (83 kg). Peavy won the 2007 NL Cy Young Award after winning the pitching triple crown that year.… Read More

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1981 Birth Born on May 31, 1981.


1999 18 Years Old Peavy was drafted by the San Diego Padres in the 15th round (472nd overall) of the 1999 Major League Baseball Draft out of high school (St. Paul's Episcopal School). … Read More


2002 21 Years Old Peavy was called up from Double A to make his Major League Debut on June 22, 2002 against the New York Yankees at Qualcomm Stadium. … Read More
2004 23 Years Old On September 17, 2004, Barry Bonds hit his 700th home run off of Peavy.
On March 5, 2005 he signed a four-year 14.5 million contract and held a club option for 2009 extension with the Padres.
On July 1, 2007, for the second time in his career, Peavy was named to the 2007 NL All-Star Team. … Read More
On April 5, 2008, Peavy pitched a two-hit complete game over the Los Angeles Dodgers. … Read More
2009 28 Years Old …  In his 2009 stint with the White Sox he shut out the Detroit Tigers on two occasions.
2010 29 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2010, Peavy got off to a rough start going 2-5 with a 6.05 ERA. … Read More


2011 30 Years Old In 2011, Peavy had his worst season as a major leaguer. … Read More
2012 31 Years Old On July 8, 2012, Peavy was selected to the All-Star Game as a replacement for CJ Wilson. … Read More
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