Single ... Twitter: @JaceFry … Instagram: @face_jry ... Attended Oregon State University … was named First Team All-American by the NCBWA and Second Team by Baseball America … went 11-2 with a 1.80 ERA in 16 starts in 2014 ... Threw a no-hitter against Northern Illinois on 3/8/14 ... Earned Louisville Slugger Freshman All-America First Team and Baseball America (Fresh.) All-America Second Team honors ... Underwent Tommy John surgery as a sophomore ... Is a 2011 graduate of Southridge (Ore.) High School ... Was selected by Oakland in the ninth round of the 2011 First-Year Player Draft but did not sign.
Led the White Sox with 16 holds and 59 appearances and topped the bullpen with 70 strikeouts and an average of 12.2 strikeouts per 9.0 IP (50.1 IP) ... Limited opponents to a .194 (37-191) average … lefties batted .143 (12-84) while righties hit .234 (25-107) ... Posted a 3.16 ERA (9 ER/25.2 IP) on the road, compared to a 5.61 mark (16 ER/25.2 IP) at Guaranteed Rate Field ... Went 2-2 with a 1.67 ERA (5 ER/27.0 IP), 41 strikeouts and a .182 (18-99) opponents average over 29 outings (one start) vs. the AL Central ... Recorded a sub-3.00 ERA in May (0.75), June (2.84) and August (1.69) ... Did not allow a hit over his first seven appearances (8.1 IP) from 5/4-20, the longest hitless streak by a Sox pitcher to begin a season since Wilson Álvarez in 1991 (11.0 IP) … source: Elias ... Tossed 10.0 consecutive scoreless IP from 5/4-25 (nine games), extending his scoreless IP streak from 2017 to a career-high 13.1 (13 games) ... Began the season on Class AA Birmingham's disabled list with a right abdominal strain … was reinstated on 4/20 and transferred to Class AAA Charlotte ... Made five appearances with the Knights before being promoted to the White Sox on 5/4 … made his season debut that night vs. Minnesota, working 1.0 scoreless IP ... Threw 2.0 perfect IP on 5/5 vs. the Twins … earned his first career hold on 5/9 vs. Pittsburgh (0.2 scoreless IP) … retired all four batters faced on 5/13 at the Cubs for his second hold ... Recorded his first career save by retiring all three batters faced on 5/20 vs. Texas ... Posted his eighth hold on 6/13 vs. Cleveland … struck out Melky Cabrera and Jason Kipnis to strand two runners in the eighth to preserve a one-run lead ... Surrendered a run in four consecutive games from 7/1-10 (8 ER/3.2 IP), including seven hits and two walks ... Made five straight scoreless appearances from 7/14-28, striking out four in 3.2 hitless IP ... Allowed one unearned run over nine games from 8/10-29 (9.0 IP) … opponents went 6-33 (.182) during that span ... Earned his first career victory on 8/10 vs. Cleveland after working 0.2 scoreless IP … retired Yan Gomes and Jason Kipnis with the winning runs on base in a scoreless game … the White Sox won, 1-0, on Daniel Palka's game-ending homer in the ninth ... Struck out two and surrendered one hit to earn his fourth save on 8/29 at Yankee Stadium ... Recorded a hold in consecutive appearances on 9/14 at Baltimore and 9/19 at Cleveland (combined 2.2 scoreless IP) ... Made his first career start as part of a "bullpen day" on 9/26 vs. Cleveland (L; 1 ER/1.0 IP) … allowed a leadoff home run to Francisco Lindor.
Spent the entire Southern League season with Class AA Birmingham before being promoted to the White Sox and making his major-league debut in September...Seven of his 11 appearances with the Sox were scoreless, and five were at least 1.0 IP...Stranded all three of his inherited runners … first batters faced went 5-10 (.500) with one walk...His contract purchased from Birmingham on 9/5 and made his debut that night vs. Cleveland (2 ER/0.1 IP)...Worked 1.0 scoreless IP on 9/10 vs. San Francisco … recorded his first MLB strikeout in the seventh inning (Mike Moustakas) on 9/23 vs. Kansas City...Each of his final three appearances were scoreless (3.1 IP)...Led all Birmingham pitchers in holds (five) and ranked second in appearances (33) … ranked second in IP (45.1) and strikeouts (52) among Barons relievers...Twenty-six of his 33 outings were scoreless … allowed just one home run, a solo shot on 4/16 vs. Montgomery ...Tossed 2.0-plus IP eight times, including a season-high 2.1 IP on 6/30 vs. Biloxi and 8/18 vs. Montgomery...Was on the seven-day disabled list from 4/25-5/18 (right back strain)...Recorded a season-high 12.2 scoreless IP streak (seven games) from 6/8-30 … made a season-best eight straight scoreless appearances (10.2 IP) from 7/10-8/7... Recorded a save in consecutive appearances on 7/30 and 8/3 vs. Pensacola (combined 3.1 scoreless IP).