Anthony Ranaudo, 24, was born on September 9th, 1989 in Freehold, New Jersey. A budding prospect, Ranaudo achieved " The Dream " by being called up on August 1st, 2014 to the Boston Red Sox in order to make to his first career start as a player in the MLB against the New York Yankees, the team Ranaudo grew up rooting for.
As a said earlier, Ranaudo has excelled on the mound in the minors since 2010. Starting 23 games this season for the Pawtucket Red Sox, Ranaudo is 14 - 4 with an excellent ERA of 2.46! Ranaudo has pitched a lengthy 131.2 innings this year, allowed only 105 hits, seven ( 7 ) home runs and has issued 51 walks. Ranaudo's overall record in the minors 35 -18 with a 3.42 ERA, that equals a winning percentage of .660! Although Anthony Ranaudo is not on the Boston Red Sox current roster, he is on their 40 - man roster and is probably ready for his September call - up. As a candidate for a spot on the starting rotation for the Red Sox in 2015, Ranaudo's game and class is constantly under surveillance by scouts from around the league, not to mention the Boston Red Sox's front office!