Timothy James Redding...is married to Jaime with a daughter, Shea (11/13/01), and son, Brennan (9/15/03)...graduated from Monroe Community
College in Rochester, NY, where his No. 17 jersey became the first in school history to be retired on Feb. 1, 2008...his great aunt, Joyce Randolph,
played Trixie Norton on the Honeymooners...signed by Astros scout Mike Maggert.
Combined to go 8-5 with a 2.89 ERA in 18 games (17 starts) with Triple-A Colorado Springs (Rockies) and Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
(Yankees)...Allowed just four home runs in 109.0 combined innings...Opened the season with Colorado Springs, making five starts before his release on May 6...signed by the Yankees on May 13 and assigned
to Scranton/Wilkes/Barre...In 13 games (12 starts) with Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, limited opposing hitters to a .221 average (68-for-307), including a .189 mark against
right-handers (30-for-159)...Finished the season on a five-game winning streak, going 5-0 with a 0.83 ERA (4 ER/43.1 IP) over six games (five starts) from July 4-31...Released by the Yankees on Aug. 5
Made two starts in Spring Training on
March 8 and March 12 before landing on the 15-
Day Disabled List April 5th (retroactive to March
27th) with a strained right rotator cuff...had two
rehabilitation starts (no decisions) with Triple-A
Buffalo of the International League; threw a total of
13.0 innings and allowed 13 hits, 4 runs, all earned
and 2 walks, while striking out 13...made his Mets
debut on May 18 at Los Angeles (NL) after being
activated from the 15-Day DL earlier in the day;
allowed 2 hits and 2 runs, earned, in 6.0 innings, but
received a no-decision in an eventual 3-2 loss;
picked up his first hit in a Mets uniform, a single to
right field in the fifth inning...while with the Mets,
with runners in scoring position and 2 outs, the
opposition hit .188 (9-for-48) with 4 extra-base
hits...limited batters with 2 strikes to a .168 (34-for-
202) batting avg. against...made eight starts when
he allowed 3 runs or less...also had four starts with
one earned run or less...set his season-high with
7.0 innings, but received a no-decision on June 11
vs. Philadelphia...picked up his first win as a member
of the Mets on June 22 at home vs. St. Louis; tied his season-high with 7.0 innings and allowed 4 runs and 5 hits (the last Mets pitcher to go winless in
his first six starts was Hideo Nomo in 1998)...over his two starts from June 5-June11, went 13.0 innings and
allowed 12 hits, 4 runs, earned, and 2 walks, while striking out 8; did not record a decison, but posted a
2.77 ERA over the span...moved to the bullpen after his start on July 2 in Pittsburgh...as a reliever, compiled
a 5.63 ERA (24.0 ip, 15 er) in 13 games and lost his only decision...over seven games from July 30-
August 11, he had a 1.46 ERA (12.1 ip, 2 er) and struck out 8...threw 5.0 shutout innings, allowing just one
hit and 3 walks in earning a no-decision on August 22 vs. Philadelphia; it was his first start since July 2 in
Pittsburgh...in his first two starts after moving back into the rotation, he was 1-0 with a 2.31 ERA (11.2 ip, 3
er)...from August 22-September 19, limited opposing hitters to a .203 batting avg., which was good for 7thlowest
in all of baseball...over his final eight starts of the season, went 2-2 with a 2.98 ERA (48.1 ip, 16 er),
which was the 15th-lowest in the NL over that time frame...his .201 opp. batting avg. in that span was 5thlowest
Following the season, had a calcium deposit removed from the joint of his second toe on his left foot...The procedure was performed
in Baltimore, MD...Established career-highs in starts, innings pitched and strikeouts...Tied for ninth in the National League in starts...Did not miss a turn in the rotation the entire season...Matched his career-best in victories...Also won 10 games for Houston in 2003...Became the first Washington pitcher to reach double figures in victories since the 2006 season...The Nationals were 20-13 in his 33 starts...Had nine straight no-decisions from May 25th-July 5th...In his first 12 starts of the year, went 6-3 with a 3.71 ERA...Worked at least 5.0 innings in 28 of his 33 starts (85 percent)...In his first start of the year, he went 7.0 innings with one hit to beat the Phillies, 1-0, at Citizen's Bank Park on April 2nd...Established a career-high with 10 strikeouts over 6.0 innings in a 6-4 victory at Florida on April 18th...On May 19th, worked 6.1 scoreless innings and combined with three relievers to shut out the Phillies, 4-0, at Washington...Threw a career-best 8.0 innings, his first major league complete game, in a 1-0 loss on July 24th at San Francisco.
After slow start to season, seized opportunity and re-established reputation in 10th professional season...went 3-6 with a 3.64 ERA in 15 starts for the Nationals...entered Spring Training with hopes of claiming one of 4 open spots in the Nationals rotation, but struggled (11.42 ERA in 4 games/2 starts) and began season with Columbus of the Triple-A International League...after spending season's first 3 months with the Clippers, had contract selected by the Nationals on July 3...stay with the Nationals was intended to be short, but pitched well and remained with Washington for the remainder of 2007...was Washington's ERA leader from time of arrival until season's end...went 3-2 with a 2.25 ERA in 8 starts from July 8-August 20, but went 0-3 with a 6.00 ERA in 6 assignments thereafter...August 8 at SFG, surrendered Barry Bonds' 757th career home run, one night after Mike Bacsik gave up Bonds' record-breaking 756th homer...exited September 5 start vs. FLA in 3rd inning when hit by Miguel Cabrera comebacker...was diagnosed with a contusion on right elbow...missed one turn in rotation and returned to action, September 17 vs. NYM...went 1-1 with a 3.06 ERA (6 ER/17.2 IP) in 3 starts against NL East-champ PHI...10 of 15 starts came at RFK (2-3, 3.44 ERA), but posted a respectable 4.03 ERA (13 ER/29.0 IP) on the road...posted a .265 batting average against, including a .206(13-for-63) mark with RISP...suffered from lack of run support as the Nationals scored 3 runs or less in 10 of 15 starts...twice matched career high with 8 strikeouts (July 28-D at NYM and August 3 vs. STL)...posted 5 straight quality starts, July 8-August 3...went 0-3 with a 4.76 ERA in 4 starts against the NL West (is 0-13 with a 5.63 ERA in 23 games (17 starts) against NL West competition during career)...when toeing the rubber, Washington went 7-8.
Went 12-10 with a 3.40 ERA in 29 games, all but one as a starter, with Charlotte of the Triple-A International League...ranked among IL leaders in innings (first with 187.2) and complete games (first with 5), wins (4th), strikeouts (2nd with
148), games started (3rd) and ERA (9th)...allowed only 168 hits in his 187.2 innings...batting average against with
RISP was .167 (27-for-162)...8 of his 12 wins came at Knights Castle...beginning May 1, went 10-8 with a 2.98 ERA
in 24 games (23 starts)...including a 4-hit shutout in his lone playoff start, September 6 at Toledo, posted a 0.26 ERA
(1 ER/34.0 IP) in final 5 appearances (4 starts) of the season.
Game-By-Game Highlights: Was Charlotte's Opening Day starter April 6 at Toledo and earned the win...tossed his
first complete game on May 1 at Buffalo, allowing 2 runs on 5 hits in a 6-2 victory...suffered a pair of complete-game
losses on the road, allowing just one run in 8.0 innings, May 18 at Indianapolis, and 2 runs in 8.0 innings, May 29 at
Richmond...notched a 7.0-inning complete-game win in the first game of an August 8 doubleheader vs. Durham...in
his final regular-season start of the year, September 1 vs. Richmond, allowed just one unearned run and 3 hits, while
fanning 8 and walking none...in Game One of Charlotte's IL semi-final series at Toledo, struck out 12 and walked one
in the 5-0 triumph (Charlotte lost the best-of-5 series 3-1)...in lone relief appearance, August 29 vs. Columbus, worked a perfect 7th inning.
Split the season among four teams and three organizations (Houston, San Diego and New York-AL) ... went to spring training with Houston, but was traded to San Diego on 3/8 in exchange for catcher Humberto Quintero and cash considerations ... combined to go 0-6 with a 10.57 ERA (36 ER/30.2 IP) in 10 games (seven starts) with the Padres and Yankees ... posted a 4.11 ERA (7 ER/15.1 IP) with a .246 average against at home, compared to a 17.02 ERA (29 ER/15.1 IP) and a .417 average on the road ... five of six losses came on the road
... right-handers batted .387 (24-62) ... received just two runs of support in seven total starts (0.71 per 9.0 IP) ... made his season debut on 4/6 at Colorado with 0.1 IP of relief ... moved into the starting rotation on 4/10 vs.
Pittsburgh, allowing four unearned runs in a loss (5.0 IP) ... went 0-4 with an 8.10 ERA (15 ER/16.2 IP) in his first four starts from 4/10-27 ... did not factor in the decision on 5/3 vs. Colorado (1 ER/7.0 IP) ... was on the 15-day disabled list from 5/9-6/22 with a strained right shoulder ... made two rehabilitation starts with Class AAA Portland (1 ER/10.0 IP) before returning to the Padres ... worked in relief on two occasions before being traded by San Diego with pitcher Darrell May to the Yankees in exchange for pitcher Paul Quantrill on 7/2 ... made one start with
the Yankees on 7/15 at Boston (L, 6 ER/1.0 IP) ... was designated for assignment on 7/16 ... went 3-4 with a 5.08 ERA (29 ER/51.1 IP) in 10 starts with Class AAA Columbus.
Opened the season in the fifth slot in the rotation...made 14 starts before moving to the bullpen on July 1...started three games in the second half...finished 4-7 with a 5.23 ERA (50ER/86IP) in 17 starts...collected his first win in relief on the season Sept. 26 at Milwaukee with one scoreless inning...pitched two scoreless innings on Sept. 21 at San Francisco, his first relief outing since Aug. 10...made his last start of the season on Sept. 9 at Pittsburgh in Game 2 of the doubleheader...did not record a decision and allowed two runs over 4.2 innings...recalled from Triple A New Orleans on Sept. 7...finished 1-3 with a 6.04 ERA (19ER/28.1IP) over five starts for the Zephyrs...optioned to New Orleans on Aug. 11...suffered the loss in his last start on July 29 vs. Arizona...allowed six runs (three earned) on nine hits over 5.2 innings...collected his first win since May 30 on July 24 vs. Milwaukee, snapping a three-game losing streak...struck out a season-high six batters...marked his first start since June 26...moved to bullpen and made four relief appearances from July 1-16...did not record a decision in those appearances...had a 10.57 ERA (18ER/15.1IP) in his first four starts...had a 1.72 ERA (6ER/31.1IP) in his next five (May 7-30)...went 0-3 in June with a 7.88 ERA (21ER/24.0IP) in five starts...dropped to 0-3 vs. the Brewers during the season with the loss on June 11 at Milwaukee...snapped a three-game winning streak with the loss on June 5 at St. Louis...7-2 with a 2.78 ERA (32ER/103.2IP) in 18 career May outings, his lowest ERA of any month...notched his third straight win and tossed a career-high 7.1 innings without allowing a run on May 30 vs. St. Louis...earned the win on May 19 at Florida...allowed two unearned runs and three hits in 6.2 innings in a 10-2 Houston win...picked up his first win of the year on May 7 at Atlanta, tossing a season-high six innings in the 5-3 win...recorded no decision in the Astros 6-5 win vs. Cincinnati on May 2...made his shortest start of the year, allowing four runs on five hits over 3.0 innings...departed the game after 3.2 innings on April 21 vs. St. Louis...surrendered four home runs in the Astros 12-6 loss...suffered the loss in his first start of the year on April 10 at Milwaukee, allowing three runs with five strikeouts...did not allow a run in his first 10 innings during the Spring...went 2-0 with a 2.65 ERA (5ER/17IP) in five starts.
- Led the Astros with a 3.68 ERA (72ER/176IP) in 2003...marked his first full season with the big league club...finished with a 10-14 record in 33 games (32 starts).
- ranked second in the National League with a 1.47 ERA in day games...his 14 losses tied for the fourth-most in the NL.
- made 32 starts for Houston - second-most on the club...team finished 16-16 in those starts...posted five, seven-inning
outings that tied his career high.
- won his last start of the year on Sept. 25 vs. Milwaukee...allowed one run over 5.1 innings in the Astros 6-1 victory.
- snapped a five-game and seven-start losing streak with a win on Sept. 14 vs. St. Louis...allowed one run over six innings.
- fanned a season-high and career-high tying eight batters on Aug. 17 at Cincinnati...suffered his 11th loss of the season,
allowing one earned run over six innings.
- received no-decision on Aug. 7 vs. the Mets...was his first no-decision in six starts.
- notched his first career win vs. Pittsburgh on July 13 at Minute Maid Park...tossed six shutout innings...marked the first
start in his career in which he did not allow a run...also went 1x2 at the plate with a double and a run.
- snapped a four-game losing streak (June 14-27) in a 6-3 win vs. Cincinnati on July 8...allowed two runs and four hits in 4.2
- pitched one inning of relief on June 27 and was tagged with his fourth consecutive loss, allowing one run and one hit in the
sixth in the 10-7 loss to Texas.
- made three consecutive Interleague starts from June 3-14...suffered the loss on June 14 at Boston.
- recorded the win after allowing one run over seven innings on June 8 vs. Tampa Bay...retired 18 batters in order from the
second through seventh innings...equaled his longest outing of the season with seven innings...snapped a six-start winless
streak...his only previous Interleague decision came in a win against Cleveland on July 15, 2001 in Houston.
- earned no decision on June 4 in the 11-6 win vs. Baltimore...allowed seven hits and four runs in four innings of work...left
with a mild right intercostal strain but did not miss a start.
- snapped a three-game winning streak with a 3-1 loss to Philadelphia on May 18...allowed two runs in the first inning...posted
a 3.21 ERA (10ER/28IP) during the streak from April 22-May 3...the Astros won all five of his starts during the streak.
- received no decision on May 8 vs. the Pirates...threw 113 pitches in the game, the second-highest pitch total of his career
(118 on May 8, 2002 at Philadelphia).
- snapped a six-game losing streak (June 3, 2002 - April 17, 2003) with the win on April 22 over the Mets at Shea Stadium...had
not won since May 29, 2002 vs. St. Louis in relief, a span of 13 games, including 10 starts...had not won a start since May
13, 2002 vs. Philadelphia.
- started on April 5 vs. St. Louis for his first big league appearance since July 21, 2002 at Wrigley Field.
- earned a spot in the starting rotation out of Spring Training.
Finished 2-5 with a 5.59 ERA (42ER/67.2IP) in 14 starts...was 1-1 with a 3.18 ERA (2ER/5.2IP) in four relief appearances...recalled from Triple A New Orleans on April 19 and made his 2002 debut the next day for injured Wade Miller...was 0-4 with a 7.02 ERA (26ER/33.1IP) in June and July over 10 games (seven starts)...made his final appearance on July 21 at Chicago (NL), a 6-3 loss in relief...dropped his last start on July 14 vs. Cincinnati...optioned back to New Orleans on July 25...put together a three-game winning streak that ended on June 3 at Arizona (Schilling) in a 10-4 loss, his first defeat since April 26...after going 0-2 with a 16.20 ERA (9ER/5IP) over his first two starts, made a dramatic turnaround in May by posting a 3-0 record and 2.31 ERA (9ER/35IP) over six games, including one relief appearance and five quality starts...limited opponents
to a .169 batting average during the month...earned his first-ever relief victory on May 29 vs. St. Louis at home in a 10-5 win...earned his first win of the season with an 8-2 victory on May 2 vs. Montreal...retired the final 10 batters faced...was the loser in a 9-0 defeat on April 26 at Atlanta, which ended the Astrosb
Rookie righthander was 3-1 with a 5.50 ERA in 13 games (nine starts)...final start was against the Giants at home on October 3...pitched three scoreless innings before allowing two runs in the fourth...lifted for pinch-hitter in bottom of the fourth...went four innings and allowed four hits and two runs in that final start...had no decision in three innings of relief on September 28 in a 6-2 loss at Wrigley Field...went 3-1 with a 6.35 ERA (32ER/45.1IP) as a starter...posted a 1.74 ERA (2ER/10.1IP) in four relief stints...had no decision in a 7-6 win over the Cubs in his last start on September 23 at home...allowed four home runs, three to Sammy Sosa...had not started since getting no decision in an 8-2 loss to the Mets on 8/1 at Enron Field...was optioned to Triple A after the game...recalled from Triple A New Orleans for the second time on September 1...made two starts and three relief appearances after his return (5.40 ERA, 11ER/18.1IP) to the big league level...was 3-1 with a 5.79 ERA (24ER/37.1IP) in eight games (seven starts) in his first stint with the Astros (June 24-August 1).
the Astros won each of his first five Major League starts until a 10-2 loss on July 25 at St. Louis...three of his seven runs allowed were unearned...won 5-3 on July 15 vs. the Indians...retired 13 of 15 at one point...pitched four scoreless innings from the second through the fifth...left with a 4-2 lead in the sixth.
had no-decision in his first interleague start at Kansas City on July 7...allowed three runs in the first inning in a 10-8 Houston win...allowed a two-run homer (Dye) in the fifth...notched his first big league win on July 2 at Milwaukee...scattered three hits and pitched six shutout innings before departing with one out in the seventh after allowing a three-run homer (Casanova)...retired nine in a row and 12 of 13 en route to the 6-4 win...left with a 6-3 lead...notched his first Major League hit in the fourth inning...pitched one inning of relief on June 29 vs. the Brewers, allowing one hit and striking out the side...had no decision in his Major League debut on June 24 vs. the Reds at Enron Field, a 7-5 Houston win...was recalled to make the start for the injured Roy Oswalt (bruised right forearm)...after allowing a two-run home run in the first inning (Casey), pitched five scoreless frames before allowing three runs in the sixth, including another two-run homer (Boone)...left a 5-5 tie with two outs in the sixth...fanned 11 vs. Calgary on August 7 in his first start after being optioned to New Orleans on August 1 vs...was 3-1 with a 5.58 ERA (19ER/30.2IP) over five starts after returning to New Orleans...was 4-1 with a 4.54 ERA (19ER/37.2IP) with 42 strikeouts and 19 walks in six Triple A starts overall...began the year at Double A Round Rock, where he was 10-2 with a 2.18 ERA (22ER/90.2IP) with 113 strikeouts...earned Texas League Pitcher of the Year honors.
Earned Florida State League Most Valuable Pitcher honors, after going
12-5 with a league-leading 170 strikeouts and a 2.68 ERA in 24 starts with Kissimmee...was a FSL All-Star
and a Baseball America High Single-A All-Star...ranked 3rd in ERA, T-2nd in wins, and ranked 3rd among
starters with a .218 batting avg. against...was promoted to Round Rock of the Texas League on August 13
for his first taste of Double-A...went 2-0 with a 3.46 ERA in 5 starts with Round Rock...with Kissimmee, 14
of 18 outs recorded on July 31 at Lakeland came via strikeout.
Finished 8-6 with 14 saves and a
4.97 ERA in 43 games, including 11 starts, with Michigan of the Single-A Midwest League...averaged 12.1
strikeouts per 9.0 innings...ranked among MWL leaders in strikeouts (5th) and walks (5th)...began year in
starting rotation before being shifted to the bullpen in June...went 3-2 with 14 saves and a 2.27 ERA in 32
relief appearances...posted a batting average against of .161 as a reliever to rank 2nd among MWL relievers...
fanned 15.1 batters per inning out of the bullpen.
In first pro season, went 7-3 with one save
and a 4.52 ERA in 16 games (15 starts) with Auburn of the short-season Single-A New York-Penn
League...ranked 3rd in NY-P League with 98 strikeouts and 2nd with 15 starts...when pitching in a starting
role, limited opposing hitters to a .190 batting average to rank 2nd among NY-P League starters.