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Deck McGuire | Relief Pitcher | #68

Team: Cincinnati Reds
Age / DOB:  (28) / 6/23/1989
Ht / Wt:  6'6" / 220
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
College: Georgia Tech
Drafted: 2010 / Rd. 1 (11) / TOR
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Deck McGuire recorded his first major league victory by shutting out the Cubs for five innings on Sunday.
It's been a long road to the majors for the 28-year-old McGuire, a first-round flop of the Blue Jays in 2010 who is now pitching for his fifth organization. He pitched well in Double-A this year, posting a 2.79 ERA and a 170/57 K/BB ratio in 168 innings for Pensacola. In the majors, he allowed six runs -- four earned -- in 13 2/3 innings for the Reds. Time will tell if that's enough to keep him on the Reds' 40-man roster this winter. Oct 1 - 6:15 PM

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Deck McGuire lasted just three innings Tuesday in Milwaukee, getting charged with six runs – four earned – in a loss.

McGuire hung one to Domingo Santana in the first inning and the outfielder launched a no-doubt, three-run homer. The right-hander threw 83 pitches over his three frames. McGuire probably isn’t going to get another start.
Sep 26 - 11:17 PM

Deck McGuire will start for the Reds on Tuesday in Milwaukee.

McGuire is filling in for Rookie Davis (hip). The 28-year-old is unscored upon in four relief appearances since his promotion earlier this month, but fantasy owners should steer clear of him.
Sep 24 - 11:08 AM

Reds purchased the contract of RHP Deck McGuire from Double-A Pensacola.

McGuire, a former first-round pick of the Blue Jays, posted a promising 2.79 ERA, 1.08 WHIP, and 170/57 K/BB ratio across 168 innings this season at the Double-A level. This will be the first taste of the majors for the 28-year-old right-hander. He'll presumably work in long relief.
Sep 12 - 2:36 PM

Cardinals signed RHP Deck McGuire to a minor league contract.

McGuire registered a 3.69 ERA, 1.20 WHIP, and 119/36 K/BB ratio in 136 2/3 innings this year between Double-A Tulsa and Triple-A Oklahoma City -- affiliates of the Dodgers. He probably won't see any action at the major league level for a Cardinals team that is stocked with high quality arms.
Thu, Nov 26, 2015 12:00:00 PM

Athletics sent RHP Deck McGuire outright to Triple-A Sacramento.

The move clears space on the 40-man roster for the addition of Adam Dunn. McGuire has had a rough year at the Triple-A level this season, posting a 5.10 ERA with just 101 strikeouts over 150 innings.
Sun, Aug 31, 2014 03:22:00 PM

Athletics acquired RHP Deck McGuire from the Blue Jays in exchange for cash considerations; optioned him to Triple-A Sacramento.

McGuire, who was designated for assignment last week, was the No. 11 overall pick in 2010 but hasn't developed as hoped. The 25-year-old has put up a 4.21 ERA and 1.34 WHIP in 115 1/3 innings this season between Double- and Triple-A.
Fri, Jul 25, 2014 02:22:00 PM

Blue Jays designated RHP Deck McGuire for assignment.

McGuire, the 11th overall pick in the 2010 MLB Amateur Draft, had an underwhelming 4.21 ERA and 1.34 WHIP in 115 1/3 innings this season between Double-A New Hampshire and Triple-A Buffalo. He may draw interest on waivers.
Thu, Jul 17, 2014 02:53:00 PM

Blue Jays purchased the contract of RHP Deck McGuire from Double-A New Hampshire.

McGuire is now on Toronto's 40-man roster and is protected from December's Rule 5 Draft. A former first round pick from 2010, the 24-year-old had a 4.86 ERA and 143/59 K/BB ratio over 157 1/3 innings in Double-A this past season.
Wed, Nov 20, 2013 01:32:00 PM

Blue Jays agreed to terms with first-round pick RHP Deck McGuire.

McGuire will receive a $2 million signing bonus from the club. The 21-year-old right-hander was selected out of Georgia Tech with the No. 11 pick. He doesn't project as a front-end starter in the major leagues, but he was one of the safer arms available on draft day.
Tue, Aug 17, 2010 12:47:00 AM

Blue Jays took Georgia Tech RHP Deck McGuire with the 11th pick.

McGuire, 6-foot-6 and 230 pounds, is a very polished college arm, making him a pretty typical Blue Jays pick. He probably won't be more than a No. 3, but he should arrive quickly and maybe help Toronto next year. He throws in the low-90s and has a very good changeup.
Mon, Jun 7, 2010 08:11:00 PM

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Batters
PosRoleName
C1Devin Mesoraco
2Tucker Barnhart
3Stuart Turner
4Chad Wallach
1B1Joey Votto
2B1Scooter Gennett
2Jose Peraza
SS1Zack Cozart
2Zach Vincej
3B1Eugenio Suarez
LF1Adam Duvall
CF1Billy Hamilton
2Phillip Ervin
RF1Scott Schebler
2Jesse Winker
3Patrick Kivlehan
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Anthony DeSclafani
2Homer Bailey
3Brandon Finnegan
4Scott Feldman
5Luis Castillo
6Robert Stephenson
7Sal Romano
8Tyler Mahle
9Amir Garrett
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Raisel Iglesias
2Michael Lorenzen
3Drew Storen
4Wandy Peralta
5Tim Adleman
6Kevin Shackelford
7Ariel Hernandez
8Austin Brice
9Cody Reed
10Rookie Davis
11Jackson Stephens
12Deck McGuire
13Keury Mella