TEAM: Chicago Cubs


HOMETOWN: South Boston, VA

DATE OF BIRTH: September 21, 1987

SCHOOL: Halifax County High School

Jeremy Jeffress is a Major League relief pitcher for the Chicago Cubs. Jeffress made his Major League debut in 2010 and has played for the Milwaukee Brewers, Kansas City Royals, Toronto Blue Jays and Texas Rangers. Having pitched in 392 games and 401 innings for his career, Jeffress carries a career 3.16 ERA and has 370 career strikeouts. Jeffress was named to the 2018 N.L. All-Star team, finishing the season with a 1.29 ERA and totaled 15 saves as the Brewers won the N.L. Central Division. Jeffress made his major league debut on September 1, 2010, pitching one scoreless inning in relief. He was originally drafted 16th overall in the 2006 MLB Draft by Milwaukee.