MLB

Colorado Rockies
Career W-L
35-51
 
Career ERA
4.94
Name  Chris Volstad
Born  9/23/1986
Height  6-8
Weight  230
Number  
Position  RP
Bats  R
Throws  R
6/12/2013 8:56:00 PM
Description: The Rockies have called up righthander Chris Volstad from Triple-A Colorado Springs.
Insight: The Rockies are likely to use Volstad as a long reliever. Volstad owns a 4.90 ERA in 128 big league appearances. All but five of those have come as a starting pitcher.
 
10/26/2012 9:57:00 PM
Description: Kansas City picked up starting pitcher Chris Volstad off waivers on Friday.
Insight: Volstad was a disaster this year in his only season with the Cubs (3-12, 6.31 ERA in 21 starts). We're not expecting him to be much better now that he's with the Royals.
 
5/18/2012 5:58:00 PM
Description: Chris Volstad has been sent down to Triple-A Iowa following another tough outing Thursday against the Phillies.
Insight: Consider Volstad (0-6, 7.46 ERA) off the fantasy radar until further notice.
 
5/12/2012 5:06:00 PM
Description: Chris Volstad gave up six runs on nine hits in six innings against Milwaukee on Saturday.
Insight: Volstad is now 0-5 with a 6.92 ERA in his first season with the Cubs. He's been so bad that he shouldn't even be owned in NL Central-only leagues, much less NL-only or mixed leagues.
 
10/1/2010 7:02:00 AM
Description: Volstad allowed two runs on six hits over six innings on Thursday against the Pirates. He walked one and struck out two.
Insight: Volstad has won three straight starts and is now 7-1 over his last ten starts. He improved to 12-9 with a 4.58 ERA. (RapidDraft.com)
 
9/21/2010 8:00:00 AM
Description: Volstad pitched a complete game shutout, allowing only five hits in a win over the Cardinals. He walked two and struck out three.
Insight: Volstad is now 4-0 over his last six starts and is now 10-9 with a 4.82 ERA on the year. (RapidDraft.com)
 
9/20/2010 7:46:00 PM
Description: Chris Volstad threw a complete game shutout against the Cardinals today.
Insight: He has pitched better late in the season. He is an option in deeper leagues right now and will compete for a rotation spot next season.
 
9/3/2010 1:19:00 PM
Description: The league has suspended Chris Volstad for six games, Alex Sanabia for five games and Gaby Sanchez for three games as a result of this week's brawl. SOURCE: JOE CAPOZZI ON TWITTER
Insight: All players are eligible to appeal their suspensions and will likely do so so they should all continue playing for now.
 
9/2/2010 8:05:00 AM
Description: Volstad allowed six runs on nine hits over five innings on Wednesday against the Nationals. He walked one and struck out four.
Insight: Volstad was ejected in the sixth inning after throwing behind Nyjier Morgan. He still ended up with the win for a third straight start as he is now 9-9 with a 4.82 ERA. However, a suspension is likely coming soon. (RapidDraft.com)
 
9/1/2010 8:33:00 PM
Description: Chris Volstad started a brawl tonight by throwing behind Nyjer Morgan. SOURCE: ESPN
Insight: Volstad will likely get 5-6 games for the pitch, pushing back one of his September starts.
 
8/28/2010 9:02:00 AM
Description: Volstad allowed one run on six hits over eight innings on Friday against the Braves. He walked none and struck out three.
Insight: Volstad won his second straight start as he improved to 8-9 with a 4.61 ERA. (SportsBuff.com)
 
8/22/2010 4:25:00 AM
Description: Volstad allowed two runs on five hits over six innings on Saturday against the Astros. He walked three and struck out six.
Insight: Volstad improved to 7-9 on the season with a 4.82 ERA. (SportsBuff.com)
 
8/17/2010 7:56:00 AM
Description: Volstad allowed five runs on five hits over five innings on Monday against the Pirates. He walked two and struck out two.
Insight: Volstad took the loss for the first time since July 6th as he fell to 6-9 with a 4.91 ERA. (SportsBuff.com)
 
8/6/2010 8:44:00 AM
Description: Volstad allowed two runs on eight hits over 5.2 innings on Thursday against the Phillies. He walked three and struck out two.
Insight: Volstad had a decent outing but he did not factor into the decision. He remains at 5-8 with a 4.63 ERA. (SportsBuff.com)
 
7/31/2010 10:36:00 AM
Description: Volstad allowed two runs on seven hits over five innings on Friday against the Padres. He walked three and struck out one.
Insight: Volstad won for the first time since June 13th as he improved to 5-8 with a 4.71 ERA. (SportsBuff.com)
 
7/7/2010 8:57:00 AM
Description: Volstad allowed five runs on five hits over only three innings on Tuesday against the Dodgers. He walked three and struck out three.
Insight: Volstad fell to 4-8 on the year with a 4.78 ERA. (SportsBuff.com)
 
7/1/2010 8:51:00 AM
Description: Volstad allowed four runs, three earned on six hits over five innings on Wednesday against the Mets. He walked none and struck out five.
Insight: Volstad did not factor into the decision as he remains at 4-7 with a 4.45 ERA. (SportsBuff.com)
 
6/26/2010 2:48:00 AM
Description: Volstad allowed three runs on seven hits over six innings on Friday against the Padres. He walked none and struck out six.
Insight: Volstad fell to 4-7 with a 4.40 ERA so far this season for the Marlins. (SportsBuff.com)
 
6/14/2010 8:14:00 AM
Description: Volstad allowed one run on four hits over six innings on Sunday against the Rays. He walked four and struck out three.
Insight: Volstad won for the first time since May 7th as he improved to 4-6 with a 4.25 ERA. (SportsBuff.com)
 
6/3/2010 8:51:00 AM
Description: Volstad allowed one run on four hits over 5.2 innings on Wednesday against the Brewers. He walked three and struck out four.
Insight: Volstad did not factor into the decision but certainly pitched well enough to win. He remains at 3-6 with a 4.08 ERA. (SportsBuff.com)
 

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