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44 Luke Gregerson RP
Height/Weight: 6-3/200 | Birthdate: 5/14/1984 | Birthplace: Park Ridge, IL | Bats/Throws: L/R | Team: Houston | College: St. Xavier | MLB Experience: 7 | Salary: $3,200,000 | Owned/Started%: 80/70 | Average Draft Position: 229.87
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Astros closer Luke Gregerson strikes out two, picks up save


by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(8/30/2015) Astros closer Luke Gregerson recorded his 25th save of the season on Saturday against the Twins.

Gregorson strukc out two batters as he closed out the ninth inning of his team's 4-1 victory. He now has a 2.82 ERA this season.


Astros RP Luke Gregerson picks up save No. 24 on Saturday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(8/22/2015) Astros closer Luke Gregerson needed just 13 pitches to preserve the 3-1 victory over the Dodgers on Saturday. Gregerson worked around a hit to record his 24th save of the season.

Gregerson is working on six consecutive scoreless outings following Saturday's effort.


Astros RP Luke Gregerson collects 23rd save


by Elliott Smith | Staff Writer
(8/12/2015) Astros closer Luke Gregerson bounced back from back-to-back blown saves in his last two outings, earning his 23rd save of the year Wednesday by retiring the Giants in order to preserve a 2-0 victory. 

Gregerson needed just 11 pitches to close out the game, striking out one batter, showing a return to form after allowing four runs and five hits in his last 1 2/3 innings. 

Gregerson hasn't been piling up the numbers recently, with just four saves since July 22, but he has recorded two wins in that time span. 


Astros RP Luke Gregerson blows save, gets win on Thursday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(8/7/2015) Astros closer Luke Gregerson suffered his fourth blown save of the season, but he still managed to pick up his fifth win on Thursday. Gregerson entered the game against the A's in the ninth inning, after the Astros had just grabbed a 4-2 lead the previous inning.

But Gregerson had a nightmare of an inning. He let the first two batters reach safely--thanks in-part to a fielding error. The next batter, Ike Davis, roped a single into center field, bringing home a run to cut the Astros' lead to one. Gregerson got the next batter to strike out, but then he issued a walk to load the bases.

A fielder's choice later and the game was tied at 4-4. Gregerson was able to escape the inning without any further damage, and the Astros were able to regain the lead in the top of the 10th. They would hold on for the 5-4 win.


Astros closer Luke Gregerson notches 22nd save of the season


by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(8/2/2015) Astros closer Luke Gregerson helped his team to a win on Sunday against the Diamondbacks by closing out the ninth inning and picking up his 22nd save of the season.

Gregerson picked up the save with relative ease, as he allowed just one hit before putting the game away. He has a 3.12 ERA in 40 1/3 innings of relief this season.


Astros RP Luke Gregerson gets two outs for 21st save on Friday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(7/24/2015) Astros closer Luke Gregerson bounced back from a rough outing on Thursday to record his 21st save of the season on Friday. Gregerson was summoned to get the final two outs in the ninth inning, as the Astros went on to beat the Royals 4-0. 

Gregerson blew the save opportunity on Thursday, but was able to get right back on the horse a day later. Gregerson has now converted 21 of his 24 save chances this season.


Astros' Luke Gregerson gives up tying run, gets blown save Thursday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(7/24/2015) Astros closer Luke Gregerson recorded his third blown save of the season in Thursday's game against the Red Sox. Gregerson was summoned in the top of the eighth inning, with the Astros leading by one and the tying run on second with two outs.

Gregerson immediately gave up a game-tying RBI double to Mike Napoli, knotting the game at 4-4. But the Astros came away with the 5-4 victory in walk-off fashion. 

Gregerson had converted each of his last five save opportunities. Despite Thursday's hiccup, Gregerson has had a fine season, posting 20 saves and a 3.03 ERA in his first season as a full-time closer.


Astros closer Luke Gregerson perfect in earning 20th save


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(7/23/2015) It was no muss, no fuss for Astros closer Luke Gregerson on Wednesdsay.

The right-hander retired Boston in order in the ninth innning to notch his 20th save. He has not allowed a run over his last 11 appearances.

Gregerson required just 11 pitches to subdue the Red Sox on two groundouts and a flyout.


Astros' Luke Gregerson saves 19th game of season


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(7/18/2015) Astros closer Luke Gregerson had 19 career saves in six years, prior to this season. Gregerson matched his career todal with his 19th save of the season in Friday's win over Texas. 

Gregerson allowed one hit and struck out one in a scoreless ninth. He converted his fourth save opportunity in a row and had his 10th straight scoreless outing. 


Astros closer Luke Gregerson earns 18th save


by Elliott Smith | Staff Writer
(6/28/2015) Astros closer Luke Gregerson made quick work of the Yankees on Sunday, pitching a perfect inning to nab his 18th save of the season. 

Gregerson retired the side in order on three ground-ball outs, requiring just 13 pitches to earn his first save since June 16. 

Gregerson lowered his ERA to 3.56 as he has not allowed a run since June 7, the date of his last blown save. 


Astros closer Luke Gregerson notches 17th save on Tuesday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(6/16/2015) Astros closer Luke Gregerson worked a perfect ninth inning on Tuesday to claim his 17th save of the season. Gregerson struck out a batter on his way to preserving the 8-5 victory over the Rockies.

Gregerson is now 15-for-17 in save chances this season and owns an even 4.00 ERA. 


Astros P Luke Gregerson earns save against Rockies


by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com
(6/16/2015) Astros closer Luke Gregerson picked up his 16th save of the season in Monday night's 6-3 win over the Rockies. 

Gregerson entered the game in the ninth inning and allowed one hit and zero runs. Gregerson now has a 4.15 ERA for the season. 


Astros P Luke Gregerson blows save against Blue Jays


by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com
(6/7/2015) Astros closer Luke Gregerson blew his first save for a loss this season in Sunday afternoon's 7-6 defeat to the Blue Jays. 

Gregerson entered the ninth inning with a 6-4 lead and got into trouble quick. First, he gave up a double to Munenori Kawasaki. Jose Reyes then singled, driving in Kawasaki. After recording Josh Donaldson out, Gregerson gave up an infield single to Jose Bautista. 

After Reyes stole third and Bautista took second, Chris Colabello notched a single to drive in the game-winning runs. 

Gregerson has previously blown one other save this season though he was able to pick up a win by the game's end. He's now 2-1 with a 4.50 ERA. 


Astros' Luke Gregerson Ks three to register save No. 15


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(6/2/2015) Astros pitcher Luke Gregerson allowed one hit and struck out three in a scoreless ninth inning to close out a 6-4 victory over the Orioles on Tuesday. Gregerson has converted 15 of 16 save chances, with a 3.42 ERA, a 1.01 WHIP and 27:6 K:BB ratio over 23 2/3 innings of relief this season.

Astros RP Luke Gregerson earns 14th save of season Monday


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(6/1/2015) Astros pitcher Luke Gregerson pitched a perfect ninth inning to record his 14th save of the season during Monday's 5-2 win over the Orioles.

Gregerson struck out two during the save. He is 14 for 15 in save opportunities this season and has given up one run in his last five appearances.


Luke Gregerson saves 13th for Astros


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(5/26/2015) Astros closer Luke Gregerson earned his 13th save of the year with a perfect ninth inning on Tuesday. 

Gregerson struck out two Baltimore batters and protected a three-run lead. 

"It's hard to score on us late when we can hand it to the bullpen," Houston manager A.J. Hinch said.

It's the third straight outing with a save and at least two strikeouts for Gregerson. 


Astros' closer Luke Gregerson picks up 12th save


by Elliott Smith | Staff Writer
(5/24/2015) Astros closer Luke Gregerson got a scare thanks to a ninth-inning homer from the Tigers' Miguel Cabrera, but held on to pick up his 12th save of the season Sunday in Houston's 10-8 victory.

Gregerson hasn't been dominant -- he's given up runs in four of his last 10 outings and homers in three of his last 10 -- but he's only blown one save this season for Houston. 


Astros' Luke Gregerson earns eleventh save


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(5/23/2015) Astros closer Luke Gregerson bounced back from a rocky outing in his last appearance to earn his eleventh save of the season in Saturday's win over Detroit.

Four days earlier, Gregerson gave up two runs in 2/3 of an inning and had to be relieved by Pat Neshek, he closed out the game. That outing snapped a string of saves in six straight appearances for Gregerson.

Gregerson got back on the horse on Saturday. He struck out two in a one-two-three ninth inning to protect a one-run lead. He lowered his ERA to 3.86 in the process. 


Astros relievers Gregerson, Neshek giving team solid relief in '15


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(5/22/2015) In 2014, the Astros had the highest bullpen ERA in baseball with a 4.80 mark. So, in the offseason, the team addressed that issue by bringing in a couple of solid right-handed relievers in Luke Gregerson and Pat Neshek.

A competing general manager called Houston "real smart" for being able to sign both men and making a strength out of a weakness, according to CBSSports.com Baseball Insider Jon Heyman. 

So far, the two have been stellar out of the bullpen for manager A.J. Hinch. Though Gregerson's 4.08 ERA is a bit high, he is 10-for-11 in save chances and has a 14:5 K:BB ratio.

Neshek, meanwhile, is in the midst of 11 straight scoreless outings, and has not walked a batter this season. 


Astros closer Luke Gregerson (rest) not available on Wednesday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(5/20/2015) Astros manager A.J. Hinch confirmed that closer Luke Gregerson will not be available to pitch on Wednesday against the A's. Gregerson nearly cost the team a win on Tuesday when he gave up two runs in the ninth inning. He was pulled in favor of Pat Neshek who closed out the game and got the save.

Gregerson has appeared in three of the last four games for the Astros and has given up two runs in two of those performances. 

Hinch indicated that Neshek, Chad Qualls, Tony Sipp and Josh Fields are all options to close if a save is needed on Wednesday, according to the Houston Chronicle.


Astros' Luke Gregerson can't finish ninth Tuesday, out for Wednesday


by Ted Leshinski | Staff Writer
(5/20/2015) Astros closer Luke Gregerson could not get the job done in the ninth inning Tuesday, allowing two runs on two hits in two-thirds of an inning before being pulled against the A's.

Astros manager A.J. Hinch said afterwards that Gregerson would not be available for Wednesday's series finale, per MLB.com.

"[Gregerson] obviously hasn't gotten ahead of hitters the way he normally does," Hinch said. "He'll likely be down [Wednesday], just given the volume of the last four days, and get him back fresh for the next series."


Astros closer Luke Gregerson earns 10th save of the season


by Brandon Wise | CBSSports.com
(5/17/2015) Astros closer Luke Gregerson worked out of some trouble in the ninth inning in Houston's 4-2 win over the Blue Jays on Sunday, earning his 10th save of the season.

After getting the first out, Gregerson allowed back-to-back singles to put runners on first and second. He worked out of the jam, however, striking out Steve Tolleson and getting Ezequiel Carrera to foul out to end the game.

Gregerson lowered his ERA to 3.18 in 17 innings of work.


Astros closer Luke Gregerson tagged for two-run HR, holds on for save


by Ted Leshinski | Staff Writer
(5/16/2015) Astros closer Luke Gregerson (S, 9) almost gave away a three-run lead in the ninth inning Saturday, getting tagged for a two-run homer, but escaped with the save against the Blue Jays.

Edwin Encarnacion delivered the two-run blast, bringing the Blue Jays to within one run.

Gregerson surrendered two home runs in a save situation May 1, but still earned the save.

Astros P Luke Gregerson gets save No. 8 against Giants


by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com
(5/14/2015) Astros closer Luke Gregerson picked up his eighth save of the season in Wednesday night's 4-3 win over the Giants. 

Gregerson pitched the ninth inning and allowed two hits but was able to get out of the jam. He struck out one batter and didn't allow a run. He now has a 2.40 ERA for the season. 


Astros RHP Gregerson returns from bereavement list Tuesday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(5/12/2015) The Astros have re-instated reliever Luke Gregerson from the bereavement list, and optioned pitcher Asher Wojciechowski to Triple-A Fresno, the team announced Tuesday

Wojciechowski did not make an appearance during his latest stint with the big club, though he could very well be next in line for another promotion when the Astros are in need of another arm in the rotation or the bullpen.