Jack Charleston

#55 JACK CHARLESTON – RHP
Height: 6-5 Weight: 165
Bats: Left Throws: Right
Born: Jacksonville, Florida
Resides: Gainesville, Florida
High School: Buchholz (Gainesville, Florida)
College: Faulkner University (Montgomery, Alabama – “Eagles”)
Draft: 30th – CHW – 2015
Born: 9/14/92 Opening Night Age: 26
Classification: LS-2

Career Highlights: Fifth season of professional baseball and second with the Goldeyes…re-signed by the Goldeyes on 1/9/19…originally signed by the Goldeyes on 4/25/18…career 7-14 record with 19 saves and a 3.02 ERA in 144 games, 142 of them in relief…55 career games finished…190.2 career innings pitched, allowing 175 hits, 63 walks, and seven home runs (0.3 HR/9 IP)…146 career strikeouts…has held right-handed batters to a .240 average as a professional (463 AB)…has held the opposition to a .240 average with two outs and runners in scoring position as a professional (104 AB)…has pitched more than 1.0 inning in 56 of 142 career relief appearances…set Goldeyes and American Association single-season appearances record with 60 in 2018…drafted by the Chicago White Sox in the 30th round in 2015…played college baseball at Faulkner University in Montgomery, Alabama…10-1 with four saves and a 1.70 ERA in 13 starts and five relief appearances for the Eagles as a senior in 2015…struck out 83 in 100.2 innings during senior season…also played at Santa Fe College (Saints) in Gainesville, Florida and Flagler College (Saints) in St. Augustine, Florida…played at Buchholz High School in Gainesville, Florida where he also lettered in football…full name is Jack Reilly Charleston

2018
Winnipeg (American Association/Ind.): 2-3 with one save and a 2.63 ERA for the Goldeyes in 60 games, all of them in relief…finished nine games…51.1 innings pitched, allowing 44 hits, 19 walks, and three home runs…struck out 34…60 appearances established a Goldeyes and American Association single-season record…did not allow an earned run in 50 of 60 relief appearances…pitched on consecutive calendar days 26 times and posted a 2.14 ERA in those appearances…made 19 consecutive appearances without allowing an earned run (15.2 IP) from 6/2-7/6…earned save on 6/16 at Sioux Falls, striking out two in 1.0 scoreless relief inning…appeared on five consecutive calendar days from 6/28-7/2…made 16 consecutive appearances without allowing an earned run (14.1 IP) from 7/9-8/7…pitched 2.0 shutout relief innings and struck out one on 7/12 vs. Sioux Falls…struck out two in 1.1 shutout relief innings on 7/28 vs. Fargo-Moorhead…appeared on six consecutive calendar days to finish the season from 8/29-9/3…struck out two in 1.1 scoreless relief innings on 8/29 vs. Fargo-Moorhead…tied Goldeyes and American Association single-season record with 58th appearance on 9/1 at St. Paul…broke Goldeyes and American Association single-season record with 59th appearance on 9/2 at St. Paul

2017
Birmingham (Southern/AA/Chicago): 1-1 with three saves and a 2.84 ERA for the Barons in 11 games, all of them in relief…finished six games…19.0 innings pitched, allowing 16 hits, eight walks, and zero home runs…struck out 18…did not allow an earned run in eight of 11 relief appearances…struck out one in 2.0 scoreless relief innings while picking up the save on 8/1 vs. Pensacola…struck out two in 1.2 shutout relief innings and earned the save on 8/5 at Jacksonville…picked up win in relief on 8/13 vs. Chattanooga, striking out two in 1.2 scoreless innings…struck out two in 2.1 shutout relief innings on 8/25 at Jacksonville in the second game of a double header…worked 2.2 shutout relief innings with one strikeout on 8/28 vs. Tennessee…struck out four in 2.1 scoreless relief innings on 9/1 at Mississippi in the second game of a double header

Winston-Salem (Carolina/A+/Chicago): 2-1 with nine saves and a 2.18 ERA for the Dash in 23 games, all of them in relief…finished 16 games…33.0 innings pitched, allowing 23 hits, 15 walks, and one home run…struck out 18…did not allow an earned run in 19 of 23 relief appearances…pitched more than 1.0 inning in 11 of 23 relief appearances…picked up the save on 5/20 vs. Carolina with 2.0 shutout relief innings…pitched 2.0 scoreless relief innings and earned the save on 6/3 vs. Wilmington…struck out two and picked up the win with 2.0 shutout relief innings on 6/17 at Buies Creek in the second game of a double header…pitched 3.2 shutout relief innings with four strikeouts on 7/10 vs. Carolina

2016
Kannapolis (South Atlantic/A/Chicago): 2-7 with five saves and a 3.25 ERA for the Intimidators in 34 games, 32 of them in relief…finished 14 games…69.1 innings pitched, allowing 75 hits, 15 walks, and three home runs…struck out 58…did not allow an earned run in 22 of 32 relief appearances…pitched more than 1.0 inning in 28 of 32 relief appearances, including 26 appearances of 2.0 or more innings…struck out two in 2.0 scoreless relief innings on 5/5 vs. Hagerstown…made first career start on 5/21 at Asheville in the second game of a double header, allowing two earned runs and striking out three over 3.0 innings while taking the loss…earned first career win on 6/4 at Charleston, striking out two in 2.0 shutout relief innings…pitched 2.2 shutout relief innings on 6/23 vs. Delmarva…picked up the save on 7/2 at Hickory, striking out three in 2.0 shutout relief innings…struck out four and allowed one earned run in 3.0 relief innings on 7/12 vs. Lexington…struck out two in 3.0 shutout relief innings on 7/28 vs. Greensboro in the second game of a double header…earned the save on 8/9 at Hagerstown, striking out two in 2.0 shutout relief innings…picked up the win in relief on 8/14 vs. Lakewood, striking out two in 3.0 shutout innings…struck out five and allowed one unearned run in 2.0 relief innings on 8/25 at Rome

2015
White Sox (Arizona/R/Chicago): 0-2 with one save and a 5.00 ERA for the White Sox’ Arizona League affiliate in 16 games, all of them in relief…10 games finished…18.0 innings pitched, allowing 17 hits, six walks, and zero home runs…struck out 18…did not allow an earned run in 11 of 16 relief appearances…made professional debut on 6/21 vs. the Dodgers’ Arizona League affiliate, striking out two in 1.2 scoreless relief innings…struck out two in 2.0 shutout relief innings on 7/3 vs. the Giants’ Arizona League affiliate…earned first career save on 7/8 vs. the Reds’ Arizona League affiliate, striking out three in 2.0 shutout relief innings…helped White Sox win the Arizona League championship…pitched 1.2 relief innings and allowed one earned run in Arizona League Championship Game on 9/2 at the Mariners’ Arizona League affiliate

Rick Forney on Jack Charleston: I’m very glad to have Jack back in Winnipeg. Jack had a fantastic season for our club, and I’m hopeful that he can give us more of the same in 2019.