Daniel Wright (baseball)

Daniel Wright
Cincinnati Reds
Born: (1991-04-03) April 3, 1991
Bartlett, Tennessee
Bats: Right Throws: Right
MLB debut
May 24, 2016, for the Cincinnati Reds
Career statistics
(through 2017 season)
Win–loss record 1–6
Earned run average 5.61
Strikeouts 32

Daniel Paul Wright (born April 3, 1991) is an American professional baseball pitcher who is in the Cincinnati Reds organization. He has previously played for the Los Angeles Angels.


Cincinnati Reds

Wright attended Bartlett High School in Bartlett, Tennessee, and played college baseball at Arkansas State University, along with two summers for the Newport Gulls of the NECBL in 2011 and 2012. He was selected by the Cincinnati Reds in the 10th round of the 2013 Major League Baseball draft.[1]

Wright was promoted to the Reds and made his major league debut on May 24, 2016, losing to the Los Angeles Dodgers.[2]

Los Angeles Angels

Wright was claimed off waivers by the Los Angeles Angels on September 4, 2016. He was designated for assignment by the Angels on September 4, 2017.[3]

Second Stint with Reds

Wright signed a minor league deal with the Cincinnati Reds for the 2018 season.


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