Player Bio: Jeremy Hellickson

 

Born: April 8, 1987

Height: 6′ 1″ | Weight: 190 | Throws: Right

HOW HE BECAME A PHILLIE: Acquired in a trade with Arizona for P Sam McWilliams on November 14, 2015. 

TWITTER HANDLE: @JHell58

2017 NOTES: Left his April 9th start early with a right forearm strain, but didn’t miss a turn in the rotation.

2016 NOTES: Accepted the Phillies qualifying offer of $17.2-million for the 2017 season… Tied a career-high for starts, with 32, previously set in 2013 with Tampa Bay… Named the Opening Day starter for the Phillies.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Named the American League Rookie of the Year in 2011 (13-10, 2.95, 29 GS, 189 IP)… Won a Gold Glove with Tampa Bay in 2012… Made his MLB debut with Tampa Bay vs Minnesota, and was the winning pitcher, on August 2, 2010 (7 IP, 2 ER, 3 H, 2 BB, 6 K)… Drafted by Tampa Bay in the fourth round of the 2005 Draft.

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