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49 Tommy Milone SP
Height/Weight: 6-0/205 | Birthdate: 2/16/1987 | Birthplace: Saugus, CA | Bats/Throws: L/L | Team: Minnesota | College: None | MLB Experience: 4 | Salary: $495,000 | Owned/Started%: 22/7 | Average Draft Position: 274.72
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Tommy Milone gets the early hook in loss to Kansas City


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(8/17/2014) Twins pitcher Tommy Milone got the early hook and took the loss Sunday afternoon at home against the Royals, dropping to 6-4 on the year. He was shelled for seven runs -- six earned -- on four hits and two walks while striking out one over 1 1/3 innings of a 12-6 defeat. It was his first loss with his new club.

Over his first two starts with his new team covering 7 1/3 innings, Milone has allowed eight earned runs. He owns a 3.99 ERA and a 1.29 WHIP over 18 starts (103 2/3 innings). His next start will come Friday at home against Detroit.

Tommy Milone unable to factor into decision


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(8/11/2014) Twins pitcher Tommy Milone wasn't a factor into the decision in his first start with his new club Monday against the Astros. The southpaw permitted two runs on eight hits and three walks while striking out five over six innings of a 4-2 victory.

Over his last three starts covering 19 innings, Milone has allowed four earned runs. He owns a 3.52 ERA and a 1.25 WHIP over 17 starts (102 1/3 innings). His second start with Minnesota will come Sunday at home against Kansas City.

Twins trade Kevin Correia to Dodgers, call up Tommy Milone


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(8/10/2014) The Twins have traded pitcher Kevin Correia to the Dodgers for a player to be named later, MLB.com reports.

With the open roster spot, the Twins have brought back pitcher Tommy Milone from Triple-A Rochester. Milone has been tabbed to start Monday against the Astros, the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.


Path to starting job clearer for Tommy Milone


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(8/1/2014) The Twins assigned newly acquired pitcher Tommy Milone to Triple-A  Rochester Thursday, a bad break for a guy with major-league talent who was already upset with the A's sending him down before the trade. However, he is not likely to spend much time in the minors before he gets a chance to join the Twins rotation, with Logan Darnell's spot looking ripe for the taking.

Milone is the type of pitcher for whom the term "crafty" was invented, given his soft-tossing ways from the left side of the mound. The 27-year-old has logged nearly 500 innings at the major-league level with a 3.84 ERA, including a 3.55 mark in 96 1/3 frames this season. Those numbers should make him a useful Fantasy option, though he will likely need to miss a few more bats if he is to become more of an option in shallower mixed-leagues moving forward.

Given the amount of uncertainty surrounding his role at this point, Milone is not someone you should run out and grab. But, he is absolutely worth a flier in AL-only leagues right now, with a somewhat clearer path to a consistent starting job carved out ahead of him. Mixed-league owners should be ready to jump when he gets the call. 


Tommy Millone reports to Triple-A for A's


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(7/31/2014) Newly acquired Twins pitcher Tommy Milone will report to Triple-A Rochester, the team announced Thursday.

Milone was acquired from the Athletics in a deadline-day deal for Sam Fuld. He had a 6.43 ERA in four starts for Triple-A Sacramento prior to the trade, but was 6-3 with a 3.55 ERA in 96 1/3 innings for the A's prior to the trade. 


Report: Twins acquire Tommy Milone from busy Athletics


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(7/31/2014) The Athletics promise to be very busy ahead of the trade deadline, and they made another move Thursday, agreeing to trade pitcher Tommy Milone to the Twins, according to FOXSports.com.

Milone has been pushed out of the Athletics' crowded rotation, but had a 3.55 ERA in 96 1/3 innings before he was sent to the minors. Details of the return to Oakland are not yet known. 


Report: Marlins may be considering Tommy Milone


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(7/28/2014) Athletics pitcher Tommy Milone is among the pitchers the Marlins are thought to be considering adding before the trade deadline, the Miami Herald reports.

Milone reportedly requested a trade after being sent to the minors upon the addition of two starting pitchers to the rotation. He is 6-3 with a 3.55 ERA and 61:26 K:BB ratio in 96 1/3 innings with the A's.


Report: Tommy Milone requests trade


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(7/21/2014) Athletics pitcher Tommy Milone has asked the team to trade him, FOXSports.com reports.

Milone lost his rotation spot after the team acquired two starting pitchers from the Cubs in early July. The A's shipped Milone to Triple-A Sacramento after the trade, where he has surrendered seven earned runs in nine innings over two starts while striking out three batters and walking six. He is 6-3 with a 3.55 ERA and 61:26 K:BB ratio in 96 1/3 innings over 16 starts with the A's.


Tommy Milone victim of trade and dispatched to Triple-A


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(7/5/2014) Athletics left-hander Tommy Milone has certainly not pitched poorly in the rotation, but he's heading to Triple-A Sacramento to make room for Jeff Samardzija.

Milone has given up three earned runs or less in 11 of his last 12 outings and has eight quality starts during that stretch, including a six-inning shutout performance against Toronto on Friday night. He is 6-3 with a 3.55 ERA and was having his best season.


Tommy Milone shuts out Blue Jays in no-decision


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(7/4/2014) Athletics pitcher Tommy Milone had nothing to show for six shutout innings Friday, in a 1-0 extra-innings win over the Blue Jays.

Milone had to settle for a no-decision in the win, despite holding the Blue Jays off the scoreboard over six innings. He scattered four hits in his six innings, while walking one batter and striking out six on 100 pitches.

Milone has still not lost since May 3, a stretch of 11 starts. He is 6-3 with a 3.55 ERA heading into his next start, set for Wednesday in San Francisco. 


Tommy Milone tosses seven innings in win vs. Marlins


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(6/29/2014) Athletics pitcher Tommy Milone earned a win Sunday after giving up three runs (two earned) on four hits and two walks in seven innings and striking out three in his team's 4-3 victory over the Marlins.

Milone (6-3) surrendered his unearned run to the first batter of the game, who tripled before coming home on a throwing error. The Oakland starter also surrendered a solo home run in the sixth inning and another run on a sacrifice fly in the seventh. After starting the season 0-3 in his first five starts, Milone is 6-0 over his last 10. He owns a 3.79 ERA and 55:25 K:BB ratio in 90 1/3 innings going into Friday's start against the Blue Jays.


A's shuffle rotation plans for upcoming week


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(6/22/2014) Athletics manager Bob Melvin announced Sunday he has shuffled the rotation after deciding to give starting pitcher Sonny Gray a few extra days to rest with off-days Monday and Thursday. The right-handed hurler has been pushed back to Saturday against the Marlins.

Scott Kazmir will now start Tuesday against the Mets and he will be followed by Brad Mills in the two-game series.

Jesse Chavez, who was scheduled to start Saturday, has been moved up to Friday against Miami. Tommy Milone, who started Sunday against the Red Sox, will then finish off the Marlins series next Sunday.


Tommy Milone exits in sixth inning in win


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(6/18/2014) Athletics pitcher Tommy Milone failed to get through six innings for the first time in five starts Tuesday, but still pitched well in a 10-6 win over the Rangers.

Milone earned the win despite leaving in the sixth, snapping his streak of quality starts at four. He was tagged for three runs on five hits in 5 2/3 innings of work, while striking out three batters and walking one.

Milone has not lost since his first start of the month of May, a streak of eight starts without a loss. He is 5-3 with a 3.56 ERA heading into his next start, Sunday against the Red Sox.


Tommy Milone lights-out again in Wednesday win


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(6/12/2014) Athletics left-hander Tommy Milone, who found his groove in early May and has not let go, pitched another gem Wednesday night against the Angels.

Milone yielded just one run on six hits in 6 2/3 innings to raise his record to 4-0 in his last seven starts. He walked two and struck out four. An RBI double by red-hot Josh Hamilton was his lone blemish.

His next start is scheduled for Tuesday against Yu Darvish and the Rangers.


Tommy Milone settles for no-decision despite quality effort


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(6/6/2014) Athletics starting pitcher Tommy Milone put together a quality start on Friday, but was forced to settle for a no-decision against the Orioles in Baltimore. The left-hander yielded three runs on eight hits and no walks while striking out three over six innings of work.

Milone owns a 3.68 ERA and a 1.26 WHIP through 11 starts (66 innings). He will make his next start Wednesday against the Angels in Anaheim.

Offense wakes up after Tommy Milone's exit


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(6/1/2014) Athletics starting pitcher Tommy Milone made just one mistake in Saturday's game against the Angels, and his teammates didn't help out much until he left the 11-3 win.

Milone allowed three runs in six innings in the outing, all of which came on a fourth-inning home run by Collin Cowgill. He scattered nine hits otherwise, while walking one batter and striking out three in the no-decision.

MIlone started the season 0-3 in five starts, but is now undefeated over the last five. He is 3-3 with a 3.60 ERA heading into his next start, scheduled for Friday in Baltimore. 


Tommy Milone useful, but nothing more


by Scott White | Senior Fantasy Writer
(5/27/2014) Tommy Milone emerged as a useful Fantasy option as a rookie in 2012, when he went 13-10 with a 3.74 ERA, 1.28 WHIP and 6.5 strikeouts per nine innings. So this latest four-start stretch in which he's gone 3-0 with a 1.03 ERA, 0.84 WHIP and 6.8 strikeouts per nine innings certainly didn't come out of nowhere.

But it's more of a correction for his first five starts, when he had a 5.86 ERA, than the standard going forward. His overall numbers now look much like the ones he had in 2012, when again, he was useful.

His flaws now are as evident as they were then, though. With as many fly balls as he allows, he's actually been lucky not to give up more home runs than he has, and like most soft tossers, he's not much of a bat misser.

So he's useful, but not exactly a priority off the waiver wire in standard mixed leagues. He's worth streaming in weeks when he's making two starts in pitchers parks, but he lacks the upside to stash on your bench in the meantime.


Tommy Milone strikes out six in win Monday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(5/26/2014) Athletics pitcher Tommy Milone earned a win Monday after giving up just four hits and two walks in 6 2/3 scoreless innings while striking out six in his team's 10-0 win over the Tigers.

Milone (3-3) has been excellent over his last four starts, giving up just three runs on 16 hits and six walks in 26 1/3 innings and earning all three of his wins during that stretch. He owns a 3.50 ERA and 36:18 K:BB ratio in 54 innings. Milone will square off with the Angels Saturday.


Tommy Milone surrenders two runs in win Wednesday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(5/21/2014) Athletics pitcher Tommy Milone picked up a win Wednesday after giving up two earned runs on five hits and one walk in 5 2/3 innings while striking out three in his team's 3-2 win over the Rays.

Milone (2-3) coasted through five innings Wednesday but ran into trouble in the sixth, when he gave up two singles and a walk to score a run without recording an out before watching another run score after he left the game. He owns a 3.99 ERA and 30:16 K:BB ratio in 47 1/3 innings. Milone is scheduled to face the Tigers Monday.


Tommy Milone surrenders one run in no-decision Wednesday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(5/14/2014) Athletics pitcher Tommy Milone surrendered just one earned run on five hits in six innings while striking out four Wednesday, but he didn't factor into the decision in his team's 4-2 loss to the White Sox.

Milone gave up a solo home run in the first inning but cruised from there. Unfortunately, the bullpen squandered his lead to prevent him from earning his second win. Milone owns a 4.10 ERA and 27:15 K:BB ratio in 41 2/3 innings. He's scheduled to face the Rays Wednesday.


Tommy Milone tosses eight scoreless for first win


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(5/10/2014) Athletics pitcher Tommy Milone found his stride Friday, as he twirled his best start of the season in an 8-0 win over the Nationals.

Milone tossed eight innings in the win, and was rarely in trouble. He shut the Nationals out while allowing just two hits and three walks. He struck out seven batters to match a season-high, while earning his first win of the season.

Milone is still just 1-3 with a 4.54 ERA on the season, but Friday was the best he has pitched all season. He will try to keep it up in his next trip to the mound, set for Wednesday against the White Sox.  


Tommy Milone struggles Saturday against Red Sox


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(5/3/2014) Athletics starter Tommy Milone had a tough time Saturday against the Red Sox.

Milone found himself in trouble early, giving up two walks and a single to load the bases. After striking out Mike Napoli, Milone surrendered a grand slam to Jonny Gomes. Milone would go on to strike out the side. 

Milone was hurt by the long ball later in the game, giving up a solo shot to David Ortiz in the third, and another solo shot in the fourth. He gave up six earned runs on six hits over four innings. Milone walked four and struck out five during the appearance. The loss dropped him to 0-3. 


Tommy Milone hit with second loss despite decent outing


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(4/27/2014) Athletics pitcher Tommy Milone was pegged with the loss despite a decent outing Sunday afternoon against the Astros in Houston. He was charged with four runs on five hits and two walks while striking out two over 6 2/3 innings of a 5-1 defeat.

"He pitched as well as we've seen him in a while," manager Bob Melvin said, per the San Francisco Chronicle.

Milone (0-2) owns 4.56 ERA, a 1.39 WHIP with an 11:8 K:BB ratio over 23 2/3 innings. He's scheduled to make his next start Saturday at Boston.

Tommy Milone turns in quality start vs. Rangers Tuesday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(4/23/2014) Athletics pitcher Tommy Milone surrendered three earned runs on five hits and four walks in six innings while striking out one in his team's 5-4 loss to the Rangers Tuesday.

Milone had trouble throwing strikes in this start, tripling his walk total after giving up just two free passes in his first two starts, but he was good enough to earn his first win of the season before the bullpen let him down in the ninth inning. He owns a 4.24 ERA and 9:6 K:BB ratio in 17 innings. Milone is scheulded to face the Astros in Houston Sunday.


Tommy Milone turns in quality start vs. Angels Wednesday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(4/17/2014) Athletics pitcher Tommy Milone gave up three runs (two earned) on six hits and two walks in six-plus innings while striking out one in his team's extra-innings game against the Angels Wednesday.

Milone entered the seventh inning with a 4-1 lead but was removed after hitting a batter and surrendering a single to put two men on with no outs. Both would come around to score, one on a throwing error, but he was still in line for the win until the Angels evened things up in the ninth. Milone owns a 4.09 ERA and 8:2 K:BB ratio in 11 innings over two starts. He'll get the Rangers at home Tuesday.