Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:47:25 -0700
San Francisco Giants RP Hunter Strickland threw a scoreless eighth inning in his major league debut Monday, Sept. 1. Strickland threw 16 fastballs in the inning, and all 16 were clocked at 98 mph or faster.
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 19:05:19 -0700
San Francisco Giants P Hunter Strickland (elbow) has returned to game action in extended spring training. The hard-throwing right-hander is making his way back from Tommy John. The coaching staff has high hopes for Strickland, and feel he can be a future closer option.
Fri, 02 Aug 2013 09:24:13 -0700
The San Francisco Giants re-signed P Hunter Strickland to a minor league deal Thursday, Aug. 1.
Thu, 25 Jul 2013 09:32:33 -0700
The San Francisco Giants optioned RP Eric Surkamp and C Hector Sanchez to Triple-A Fresno Wednesday, July 24, and also released P Hunter Strickland.
Tue, 23 Jul 2013 15:31:01 -0700
The San Francisco Giants designated P Hunter Strickland for assignment Tuesday, July 23.
Wed, 03 Apr 2013 11:18:23 -0700
The San Francisco Giants claimed P Hunter Strickland off waivers from the Pittsburgh Pirates Tuesday, April 2, and optioned him to the minors.
Wed, 27 Mar 2013 14:34:52 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates designated 1B Clint Robinson and P Hunter Strickland for assignment Wednesday, March 27.
Wed, 13 Mar 2013 11:35:54 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates reassigned Ps Victor Black, Stolmy Pimentel, Hunter Strickland, Duke Welker, Erik Cordier and Jameson Taillon, 1B Matt Hague, OF Darren Ford and 2B Anderson Hernandez to minor league camp Wednesday, March 13.
Tue, 20 Nov 2012 13:29:39 -0800
The Pittsburgh Pirates added Ps Victor Black, Hunter Strickland and Phillip Irwin and Cs Ramon Cabrera and Tony Sanchez to their 40-man roster Tuesday, Nov. 20, in order to protect them from the Rule 5 Draft.
Thu, 23 Jul 2009 06:51:09 -0700
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette's Dejan Kovacevic reports Pittsburgh Pirates P Hunter Strickland, 20, is a 6-foot-5 right-hander with a fastball in the 88-90 mph range. He was 5-4 with a 3.35 ERA in 18 games and 12 starts at low-A Greenville. "We get a young, upside pitcher who's the type we're looking for out of the draft," general manager Neal Huntington said. "He has a good frame, good delivery and athleticism."