Ashton Chase Goudeau … son of John and Kim … has two half-brothers and a half-sister...His mom played softball at Missouri State and was a pitcher … she helped coach him as a kid...Graduated from Union High School in Union, Mo...Attended Maple Woods Community College in Kansas City, Mo. for two years. ...Lived in Denver this past offseason...Enjoys fly fishing, camping, hiking, fishing and can juggle.
Acquired by the Rockies via trade with Cincinnati on July 29 in exchange for cash considerations, his third stint with the Rockies in his career and his second of the season...Began Spring Training with Baltimore … claimed off waivers by San Francisco, March 18 … claimed off waivers by Los Angeles-NL, April 10 … claimed by Colorado off waivers, April 18 … claimed by Cincinnati off waivers, May 2...Made five relief appearances with Cincinnati, allowing four runs on eight hits with nine walks and five strikeouts across nine innings (4.00 ERA) … scored upon in six of 11 outings across two stints with the Rockies after the trade (4.26 ERA) … overall, went 2-1 with a 4.19 ERA (34.1 IP, 16 ER), 17 walks and 22 strikeouts in 16 appearances and one start...First Major League win on Sept. 12 at Philadelphia, allowing one run in two innings in relief of starter Ryan Feltner...Made one start on Oct. 3 at Arizona, tossing three scroreless frames...Tossed a career-high 3.1 innings of relief Sept. 7 vs. San Francisco … went two or more innings in 11 of his 16 appearances (one start)...Made one start and two relief appearances with the Triple-A Albuquerque, allowing six earned runs on 13 hits across eight innings (6.75 ERA) … in eight games (five starts) with Triple-A Louisville, went 1-3 with a 4.93 ERA (31.0 IP, 16 ER).
Split the season between the Colorado Rockies Major League roster and their Alternate Training Site...Made his Major League debut on 8/19 vs. HOU, appearing in relief (1.2 IP, 4 H, ER, HR)...Had four different stints with the big league club...Pitched a season-high 3.2 innings in relief on 9/27 at ARI...Struck out Wyatt Mathisen in the fifth inning on 9/27 at ARI for his first career strikeout...Made five appearances for the Rockies at Spring Training (10.0 IP, 3 ER, HR, 4 BB, 7 K).
In his first season in the Rockies organization, went 3-3 with a 2.07 ERA (78.1 IP, 18 ER) in 16 starts with Double-A Hartford ... His 2.07 ERA was the third-lowest in Hartford history ... Allowed three or fewer earned runs in 15 of his 16 starts … lone start allowing four earned runs was his first start of the season on April 9 ... Did not issue more than two walks all season … made seven starts without issuing a walk ... Had one stint on the injured list, June 7-Aug. 14 ... Named an Arizona Fall League Rising Star … did not allow a run in six games across 13 innings … allowed four hits with no walks and 18 strikeouts.
Saw time at three different stops in the Seattle organization, going a combined 6-11 with a 5.79 ERA (102.2 IP, 66 ER) in 18 relief appearances and 14 starts ... Began the season with Triple-A Tacoma before a three-game stint in High-A Modesto … finished the season with nine appearances with Double-A Arkansas ... Acquired by Seattle from Kansas City, along with three other Minor League pitchers, in exchange for cash considerations.
Spent a majority of the season with Double-A Northwest Arkansas in the Kansas City organization ... Made 14 relief appearances and seven starts with Northwest Arkansas … also made two rehab appearances with the AZL Royals … posted a 7.33 ERA (27.0 IP, 22 ER) as a starter and a 3.60 ERA (30.0 IP, 12 ER) as a reliever.
Made 27 appearances, including 22 starts, between Double-A Northwest Arkansas and High-A Wilmington, going a combined 7-17 with a 5.29 ERA (127.2 IP, 75 ER) ... Posted career highs in innings pitched and strikeouts (103) between the two stops ... Named the Carolina League Pitcher of the Week after pitching a complete-game shutout with 11 strikeouts and no walks May 4 vs. Myrtle Beach.
Made five starts and 26 relief appearances between Low-A Lexington and High-A Wilmington ... Between both stops, combined to go 7-4 with a 3.22 ERA (86.2 IP, 31 ER), 12 walks and 82 strikeouts ... Posted a 2.84 ERA (25.1 IP, 8 ER) in his five starts.
Split the season between Rookie Level Idaho Falls and Low-A Lexington, making 15 relief appearances ... Had one stint on the disabled list, Aug. 16-23.
Made five starts and nine relief appearances for Rookie Level Idaho Falls ... Went 1-5 with a 10.18 ERA (40.2 IP, 46 ER) … was 1-0 with a 6.29 ERA (24.1 IP, 17 ER) as a reliever.
Made 13 relief appearances for the Arizona League Royals in his first professional season ... Scoreless in six of his last seven appearances of the season.