• Full name Ethan Michael Roberts
  • Born 07/04/1997 in Sparta, TN
  • Profile Ht.: 5'10" / Wt.: 180 / Bats: R / Throws: R
  • School Tennessee Tech
  • Debut 04/09/2022
  • Drafted in the 4th round (128th overall) by the Chicago Cubs in 2018 (signed for $130,000).
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    An extreme performer with Tennessee Tech, Roberts posted a 2.25 ERA this spring in 60 innings as a reliever, with 85 strikeouts and 18 walks. He’s been pretty consistent throughout his career in the Ohio Valley Conference, with a 2.99 career ERA, 13.04 K/9 and 1.81 BB/9. His best pitch is a heavy cutting fastball in the 90-93 mph range and his secondaries are solid, but nothing above-average. His strike throwing ability allows everything to play up.

Career Transactions

  • RHP Ethan Roberts assigned to Iowa Cubs from Tennessee Smokies.
  • RHP Ethan Roberts assigned to Tennessee Smokies from Iowa Cubs.
  • Iowa Cubs sent RHP Ethan Roberts on a rehab assignment to ACL Cubs.
  • Iowa Cubs sent RHP Ethan Roberts on a rehab assignment to ACL Cubs.
  • Chicago Cubs placed RHP Ethan Roberts on the 60-day injured list. Tommy John surgery.

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