Skip to content

Luke Gregerson

  1. Jeff Luhnow believes the Astros will have a winning record in 2015

    Jan 17, 2015, 10:48 AM EST

    astros logo

    The Astros haven’t had a winning record since they went 86-75 in 2008.

  2. 2015 Free Agent Tracker

    Dec 25, 2014, 1:23 PM EST

    Hanley Ramirez

    Your one-stop shop for all of the offseason signings.

  3. The 2014 Winter Meetings in Review

    Dec 12, 2014, 6:00 AM EST

    Screen Shot 2014-12-11 at 6.18.30 PM

    The past view days were . . . intense. But here is a quick and handy guide to everything that went down.

  4. UPDATE: the Astros sign Pat Neshek to a two-year, $12.5 million deal

    Dec 10, 2014, 9:50 AM EST

    Pat Neshek

    The Astros have gotten more to fix their bullpen before 10am than most teams do all day.

  5. Astros sign Luke Gregerson for $18.5 million

    Dec 10, 2014, 9:34 AM EST

    Luke Gregerson A's

    Houston failed to land free agent relievers Andrew Miller or David Robertson, but the Astros have snagged their No. 3 bullpen target.

  6. The Astros have talked to Sergio Romo and Luke Gregerson

    Dec 9, 2014, 11:40 PM EST

    astros logo

    After getting passed over by Andrew Miller and David Robertson, the Astros are now talking to Sergio Romo and Luke Gregerson.

  7. HardballTalk’s Top 150 Free Agents for 2015

    Oct 31, 2014, 9:00 AM EST

    Division Series - Detroit Tigers v Baltimore Orioles - Game One

    Including writeups for the top 63, because we’re not always all about round numbers.

  8. Odd, and unfulfilling, season ends for A’s

    Oct 1, 2014, 3:15 PM EST

    Eric Sogard A's

    Somehow, it all seemed to tie this strange 2014 season together in one fitting package, though the end result wasn’t what anyone in green and gold wanted.

  9. Royals complete thrilling comeback to defeat A’s in the American League Wild Card Game

    Oct 1, 2014, 1:10 AM EST

    eric hosmer getty

    Salvador Perez was held hitless in his first five at-bats of Tuesday’s American League Wild Card Game at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, but he smacked a walkoff RBI single down the left-field line in the 12th inning to give the Royals a 9-8 victory over the A’s.

  10. Royals tie AL Wild Card Game in bottom of the ninth

    Sep 30, 2014, 11:49 PM EST

    jarrod dyson getty

    We’ve got a brand new ballgame in Kansas City.

  11. Injuries will test A’s in stretch run

    Aug 25, 2014, 12:48 PM EST

    josh donaldson getty

    Depth has been a major key to the A’s success this year, and it’s going to play a huge factor over the final five weeks of the regular season.

  12. Athletics place Sean Doolittle on the disabled list

    Aug 24, 2014, 7:45 PM EST

    Sean Doolittle

    Sean Doolittle has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a strained intercostal muscle.

  13. And That Happened: Thursday’s scores and highlights

    May 23, 2014, 6:23 AM EST

    Screen Shot 2014-05-22 at 11.31.30 PM

    Boston has lost seven straight. Mark Buehrle has eight wins.

  14. Down with the pitchers win, up with the Tango

    May 19, 2014, 4:21 PM EST

    ARGENTINA-TANGO-WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

    For more than 100 years, people have used won-loss records to determine the best pitchers. That’s not great policy but hey, if we’re going to do it, how about we come up with a won-loss record for the 21st century? Enter: The Tango.

  15. A’s remove $10 million pickup Jim Johnson from closer role

    Apr 10, 2014, 11:51 AM EST

    Jim Johnson A's

    Oakland general manager Billy Beane raised a lot of eyebrows this offseason when he acquired Jim Johnson from the Orioles and paid him $10 million to serve as the A’s closer. And now, less than two weeks into the season, Johnson has already pitched himself out of the closer role.

  16. 2014 Preview: San Diego Padres

    Mar 27, 2014, 6:00 PM EST

    Bud Black Getty

    Between now and Opening Day, HardballTalk will take a look at each of baseball’s 30 teams, asking the key questions, the not-so-key questions, and generally breaking down their chances for the 2014 season. Next up: The San Diego Padres The Big Question: Can the Padres stay healthy enough to surprise? The last two years with…

  17. 2014 Preview: Oakland Athletics

    Mar 24, 2014, 12:30 PM EST

    Nate Freiman, Josh Donaldson, Adam Rosales, Jed Lowrie

    Between now and Opening Day, HardballTalk will take a look at each of baseball’s 30 teams, asking the key questions, the not-so-key questions, and generally breaking down their chances for the 2014 season. Next up: The Oakland Athletics. The Big Question: Is there life without Jarrod Parker? The A’s rotation has been a strength over…

  18. Ranking the bullpens: 2014 edition

    Feb 7, 2014, 9:00 AM EST

    Detroit Tigers v Atlanta Braves

    We tried this with the rotations the other day. Once again, I’ll be dipping into my 2014 projections here to rank the bullpens. To come up with the following bullpen ERAs, I simply combined each team’s seven highest-IP relievers, according to my projections. AL Royals – 2.93 Red Sox – 3.14 Athletics – 3.16 Rangers…

  19. A’s sign rehabbing reliever Eric O’Flaherty

    Jan 22, 2014, 11:50 AM EST

    Eric O'Flaherty AP

    Ken Rosenthal of FOXSports.com reports that the A’s have continued to overhaul their bullpen by signing left-hander Eric O’Flaherty to a two-year, $7 million deal. O’Flaherty underwent Tommy John elbow surgery in July and likely won’t be game-ready before midseason, so it’s definitely a risky move. However, before blowing out his elbow he was an…

  20. Padres, Seth Smith avoid arbitration for $4.5 million

    Jan 14, 2014, 3:15 PM EST

    Division Series - Oakland Athletics v Detroit Tigers - Game Three

    Seth Smith has agreed to a one-year contract with the Padres, avoiding arbitration. San Diego acquired Smith from Oakland six weeks ago in exchange for reliever Luke Gregerson and he figures to see consistent playing time in the Padres’ outfield against right-handed pitching. Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com says it’s a $4.5 million deal, which is…

  21. Padres acquire Seth Smith from A’s for Luke Gregerson

    Dec 3, 2013, 4:44 PM EST

    Seth Smith

    Clearing out their outfield logjam a bit following the deal for Craig Gentry earlier today the A’s have traded Seth Smith to the Padres for reliever Luke Gregerson. Smith put up some big numbers in Colorado early in his career, but hit just .246 with a .738 OPS in 242 games for Oakland during the…

  22. Zack Wheeler sets career-high with 12 strikeouts as Mets win

    Aug 16, 2013, 1:14 AM EST

    New York Mets v San Diego Padres

    Mets rookie starter Zack Wheeler was on point tonight against the Padres, holding them to one run on seven hits and a walk over six innings. He eclipsed his previous career-best seven strikeouts, set in his Major League debut on June 18 against the Braves, getting number eight with a fourth-inning punch-out of Jedd Gyorko.…

  23. Padres will not trade Luke Gregerson

    Jul 31, 2013, 3:23 PM EST

    gregerson getty

    Padres reliever Luke Gregerson has drawn quite a bit of interest over the past few weeks. But he will apparently finish out the season in San Diego. As first reported by Jim Bowden of ESPN and SiriusXM and then confirmed by MLB.com’s Peter Gammons, the Friars have decided to hang on to Gregerson and are…

  24. UPDATE: Padres, Diamondbacks finalize Ian Kennedy deal

    Jul 31, 2013, 2:09 PM EST

    Ian Kennedy

    2:09 p.m. EDT: The Padres are getting Kennedy in return for Thatcher, right-hander Matt Stiles and their post-second round competitive balance pick in the 2014 draft, according to MLB.com’s Corey Brock. 1:52 p.m. EDT update: The Arizona Republic’s Nick Piecoro reports that San Diego and Arizona are close to an agreement. The Diamondbacks would get…

  25. Pirates, Red Sox “sniffing on” Luke Gregerson

    Jul 31, 2013, 11:56 AM EST

    luke gregerson getty

    First of all sniffing is rude and it’s appalling that major league front offices dabble in such monkey business. But let’s move on. Here’s the latest deadline-day trade rumor from Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe: Pirates and Red Sox two of the teams sniffing on Padres reliever Luke Gregerson. — Nick Cafardo (@nickcafardo) July…

Top 10 MLB Player Searches
  1. R. Vogelsong (6104)
  2. J. Shields (5260)
  3. I. Suzuki (4249)
  4. J. Papelbon (4190)
  5. J. Gomes (3956)
  1. D. Fowler (3446)
  2. J. Santana (3411)
  3. J. Profar (3253)
  4. M. Scherzer (2821)
  5. G. Soto (2808)