Orioles sign pitcher Alex Cobb to four-year deal
BALTIMORE– The Baltimore Orioles have added another established starting pitcher to their staff.
The team announced that they have come to terms with P Alex Cobb on a four-year deal.
According to Bruce Levine, Cobb’s deal will be worth $57 million.
Cobb, 30, spent his entire six-year career with the Tampa Bay Rays, meaning he has experience against American League East teams.
Overall, he has a 48-35 record with a 3.66 ERA.
In 2017, Cobb started 29 games for the Rays, going 12-10 with a 3.66 ERA.
According to Dan Connolly, Cobb and the team have agreed for him to begin the season in the minor leagues in order for him to be properly stretched out as a starting pitcher.