Luis Cessa

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  • B/T: R/R
  • 6' 0" /205
  • Age: 25

Luis Cessa 2017 Stats

G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
10 0-3 4.75 36.0 30 1.47

Luis Cessa MLB Career Stats

G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
27 4-7 4.49 106.1 76 1.23

Luis Cessa Bio

  • Full Name: Luis Enrique Cessa
  • Nickname: Quique
  • Born: 4/25/1992 in Cordoba, Veracruz, Mexico
  • Debut: 4/8/2016
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Year W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
2017 Stats 0 3 4.75 10 5 0 36.0 30 1.47
MLB Career Stats 4 7 4.49 27 14 0 106.1 76 1.23
  • Status: Disabled 10-Day

Luis Cessa Four-seam FB Statcast Averages

Year Team LG NP Pitch Type Avg Pitch Speed (mph) Avg Perceived Speed (mph) Avg Spin Rate (rpm) Avg Extension (feet) Avg Exit Velocity (mph)
2017 Yankees AL 263 Four-seam FB 95.29 93.91 2161.00 5.56 89.67
MLB Avg - - - Four-seam FB 93.11 92.75 2230.00 6.16 89.47
Year Team LG NP Pitch Type Avg Pitch Speed (mph) Avg Perceived Speed (mph) Avg Spin Rate (rpm) Avg Extension (feet) Avg Exit Velocity (mph)
2017 Yankees AL 263 Four-seam FB 95.29 93.91 2161.00 5.56 89.67
MLB Avg - - - Four-seam FB 93.11 92.75 2230.00 6.16 89.47

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Luis Cessa 2017 Projections

Duration W L ERA G GS CG SHO SV SVO IP H R ER HR HB BB IBB SO WHIP
Rest of Season
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0 0 5.68 1 1 0 0 0 0 6.1 7 4 4 1 0 2 0 5 1.42
Cumulative
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0 3 4.89 11 6 0 0 0 0 42.1 43 25 23 8 3 19 0 35 1.46
Duration W L ERA G GS CG SHO SV SVO IP H R ER HR HB BB IBB SO WHIP
Rest of Season
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0 0 5.68 1 1 0 0 0 0 6.1 7 4 4 1 0 2 0 5 1.42
Cumulative
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0 3 4.89 11 6 0 0 0 0 42.1 43 25 23 8 3 19 0 35 1.46

Luis Cessa News

Luis Cessa Fantasy News

August 15, 2017 at 8:02 PM ET

Bird set to begin rehab assignment with Triple-A

In the hours immediately following right ankle surgery, Greg Bird defiantly vowed that his season was not over, a promise that he will aim to keep when he begins a Minor League rehabilitation assignment on Wednesday with Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.

August 14, 2017 at 9:32 PM ET

Cessa exits with upper back injury

Right-hander Luis Cessa left the Yankees' 4-2 win on Monday night vs. the Mets in the fifth inning with an upper back injury and will undergo an MRI on Tuesday. Cessa was making a spot start for Masahiro Tanaka, who was placed on the 10-day disabled list on Saturday.

Awards

Luis Cessa Awards

EAS Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2015 Binghamton EAS

SAL Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
06/03/2013 Savannah SAL

Luis Cessa Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
August 15, 2017 New York Yankees placed RHP Luis Cessa on the 10-day disabled list. Ribcage injury.
August 14, 2017 New York Yankees recalled RHP Luis Cessa from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
July 31, 2017 New York Yankees optioned RHP Luis Cessa to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
July 18, 2017 New York Yankees recalled Luis Cessa from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
July 8, 2017 New York Yankees optioned RHP Luis Cessa to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
June 15, 2017 New York Yankees recalled Luis Cessa from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
May 2, 2017 New York Yankees optioned RHP Luis Cessa to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
May 1, 2017 New York Yankees recalled Luis Cessa from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
March 24, 2017 New York Yankees optioned RHP Luis Cessa to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
August 11, 2016 New York Yankees recalled Luis Cessa from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
July 5, 2016 New York Yankees optioned RHP Luis Cessa to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
June 26, 2016 New York Yankees recalled Luis Cessa from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
June 7, 2016 New York Yankees optioned RHP Luis Cessa to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
May 17, 2016 New York Yankees recalled Luis Cessa from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
April 15, 2016 New York Yankees optioned RHP Luis Cessa to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
December 9, 2015 New York Yankees traded LHP Justin Wilson to Detroit Tigers for RHP Chad Green and RHP Luis Cessa.
November 3, 2015 Detroit Tigers selected the contract of RHP Luis Cessa from Toledo Mud Hens.
August 3, 2015 RHP Luis Cessa assigned to Toledo Mud Hens.
July 31, 2015 Detroit Tigers traded LF Yoenis Cespedes to New York Mets for RHP Luis Cessa and RHP Michael Fulmer.
July 3, 2015 RHP Luis Cessa assigned to Las Vegas 51s from Binghamton Mets.
April 2, 2015 RHP Luis Cessa assigned to Binghamton Mets from St. Lucie Mets.
May 23, 2014 RHP Luis Cessa assigned to St. Lucie Mets from Binghamton Mets.
May 21, 2014 RHP Luis Cessa assigned to Binghamton Mets from St. Lucie Mets.
April 3, 2014 RHP Luis Cessa assigned to St. Lucie Mets from Savannah Sand Gnats.
September 24, 2013 Savannah Sand Gnats activated RHP Luis Cessa from the 7-day disabled list.
September 12, 2013 Savannah Sand Gnats placed RHP Luis Cessa on the 7-day disabled list. Right elbow strain.
August 23, 2013 Savannah Sand Gnats activated RHP Luis Cessa from the 7-day disabled list.
August 12, 2013 Savannah Sand Gnats placed RHP Luis Cessa on the 7-day disabled list. Right shin contusion.
April 2, 2013 RHP Luis Cessa assigned to Savannah Sand Gnats from Brooklyn Cyclones.
June 16, 2012 Luis Cessa assigned to Brooklyn Cyclones.
July 2, 2011 Luis Cessa assigned to GCL Mets from DSL Mets2.
May 29, 2011 Luis Cessa assigned to DSL Mets2 from DSL Mets1.
May 30, 2009 DSL Mets signed free agent Luis Cessa.
July 9, 2008 New York Mets signed free agent Luis Cessa.

Luis Enrique Cessa Bio Info

Full name is Luis Enrique Cessa (pronounced "SESS-uh"). Was a color analyst for FOX Latin America's broadcast of the 2016 World Series.

2016

Saw his first Major League action, going 4-4 with a 4.35 ERA (70.1IP, 64H, 36R/34ER, 14BB, 46K, 16HR, 3HP, 2WP) in 17 games (nine starts) over four stints with the Yankees (4/4-15, 5/17-6/7, 6/26-7/5, 8/11-10/2)…made his first career Opening Day roster…opponents hit .241 (64-for-266); LH .234 (26-for-111), RH .245 (38-for-155)…won his first four career decisions. Allowed 24 of his 36R on his 16HR (10 solo, 4 two-run, 2 three-run)…his 2.05 HR/9.0IP ratio (16HR/70.1IP) was fifth-highest in the Majors among pitchers with at least 70.0IP. Made his first eight appearances out of the bullpen, going 2-0 with a 5.30 ERA (18.2IP, 11ER)…allowed all four inherited runners to score…retired 6-of-8 first batters faced (75.0%)…permitted five of his 11ER in his final relief outing on 8/14 vs. Tampa Bay…tossed at least 2.0IP in 6-of-8 relief outings. Made his Major League debut in 4/8 loss at Detroit, entering the game in relief and allowing 2H and 1ER in 2.0IP (2K, 1HR)…struck out Justin Upton (swinging) in the seventh for his first career strikeout. Earned his first Major League win on 6/29 vs. Texas, allowing 1ER in 3.0IP (1H, 2BB, 2K, 1HR) to close out the game. Made his final relief appearance of the season in 8/14 loss vs. Tampa Bay, allowing a career-high 5ER in 3.0IP (5H, 1BB, 2K, 1HR). Joined the rotation on 8/20 and was 2-4 with a 4.01 ERA (51.2IP, 47H, 24R/23ER, 8BB, 35K, 11HR) in nine starts…the Yankees were 5-4 in his starts…his 1.06 WHIP as a starter was fifth-lowest among AL starters (min. 50.0IP)…since 1913, only four Yankees rookie starters threw at least 50.0IP and had lower WHIPs (Tiny Bonham-0.97 in 1940, Jose Contreras-0.99 in 2003, Masahiro Tanaka-1.06 in 2014, Stan Bahnsen-1.06 in 1968)…completed 6.0IP in 5-of-9 starts, permitted 3ER-or-fewer in 7-of-9, and allowed 6H-or-fewer in all nine…permitted HRs in 7-of-9 starts (11HR total, accounting for 15-of-24R). Became the second pitcher in Yankees history to toss at least 5.0IP and allow 6H-or-fewer in each of his first nine career starts (Rollie Sheldon, first nine starts, 4/30-7/9/61)…is tied for the second-longest streak by any Major League pitcher who debuted since 2000, behind Washington's Mike O'Connor (first 12 starts, 4/27-6/24/06). Was the second Yankees pitcher since 2009 to record quality starts in each of his first three career starts, joining Masahiro Tanaka (AL-record first 16 starts)…was one of two Yankees pitchers since 2004 to win each of his first two career starts (Shane Greene, first 2GS in 2014). Earned the win in his first Major League start on 8/20 at Los Angeles-AL after tossing 6.0 scoreless innings (3H, 1BB, 5K, 1HP)…was the first Yankee to record at least 6.0 scoreless innings in his first career start since Jorge De Paula on 9/26/03-G2 vs. Baltimore…at 24 years, 117 days old, was the youngest Yankees pitcher to toss at least 6.0 scoreless innings with 3H-or-fewer since Joba Chamberlain (23y, 309d) allowed 3H over 8.0IP on 7/29/09 at Tampa Bay.Went 6-3 with one complete game and a 3.03 ERA (77.1IP, 66H, 33R/26ER, 23BB, 69K, 8HR) in 15 games (14 starts) with the RailRiders…held opponents to a .235 (66-for-281) BA; LH .225 (27-for-120), RH .242 (39-for-161)…allowed 1ER-or-fewer in six of his last eight starts, going 6-2 with a 2.06 ERA (48.0IP, 11ER) over the span…in his last minor league start on 8/5 vs. Syracuse, struck out a season-high 11 batters over 7.2IP (5H, 1ER, 1BB, 1HR, 1WP) to earn the win…was one shy of his career-high 12K, set exactly three years earlier on 8/5/13 w/ Single-A Savannah vs. Charleston…threw his first career complete-game shutout on 7/26 vs. Buffalo (7.0IP, 4H, 1BB, 4K). In his first Major League spring training, posted a 1-0 record, a 3.27 ERA (11.0IP, 4ER) and 11K in six appearances (one start) to earn a spot on the Yankees' Opening Day roster.

2015

Combined to go 8-10 with a 4.52 ERA (139.1IP, 163H, 77R/70ER, 36BB, 119K, 7HR) in 25 starts between Double-A Binghamton and Triple-A Las Vegas in the Mets organization and Triple-A Toledo in the Tigers organization...Began the season with the B-Mets and went 7-4 with a 2.56 ERA (77.1IP, 77H, 25R/22ER, 17BB, 61K, 2HR) in 13 starts...ranked eighth in the Eastern League in ERA and tied for sixth in wins at the time of his 7/3 promotion...allowed one-or-zero runs in 8-of-13 starts...in his season debut on 4/12 at Akron, faced the minimum and permitted only 1H over 7.0 scoreless innings to earn the win (0BB, 8K)...Was 0-3 with an 8.51 ERA (24.1IP, 40H, 25R/23ER, 4BB, 24K, 3HR) in five starts for the 51s...Was traded to the Tigers along with RHP Michael Fulmer in exchange for OF Yoenis Cespedes on 7/31...made seven starts for the Mud Hens, going 1-3 with a 5.97 ERA (37.2IP, 46H, 27R/25ER, 15BB, 34K, 2HR)... Was added to the Tigers' 40-man roster on 11/3...Was acquired by the Yankees from Detroit along with RHP Chad Green in exchange for LHP Justin Wilson on 12/9/15.

2014

Posted a 7-8 record, a 4.00 ERA (114.2IP, 110H, 54R/51ER, 27BB, 83K, 7HR) and one complete game in 20 starts at Single-A St. Lucie...also made one spot start for Double-A Binghamton, taking the loss on 5/21 at Portland (3.2IP, 7H, 5ER, 2BB, 3K, 2HR, 1WP)...allowed a combined .259 (117-for-451) batting average; LH .283 (64-for-226, 7HR); RH .236 (53-for-225, 2HR)...Recorded a season-high 10K and did not walk a batter in a 6/4 win at Dunedin (7.0IP, 5H, 3ER).

2013

Went 8-4 with a 3.12 ERA (130.0IP, 136H, 53R/45ER, 19BB, 124K, 11HR) and one complete game in 21 starts at Single-A Savannah...ranked eighth in the South Atlantic League in ERA...among SAL pitchers who threw at least 125.0IP, finished third in K/BB ratio (6.53) and BB per 9.0IP ratio (1.32) and fifth in K per 9.0IP ratio (8.58)...Allowed 2ER-or-fewer in 13-of-21 outings and issued 1BB-or-fewer in 16-of-21 starts...Over his final 13 starts (beg. 6/1), was 6-2 with a 2.46 ERA (84.0IP, 79H, 26R/23ER, 10BB, 84K, 3HR)...logged a 19.1-inning scoreless streak from 5/26-6/15...Posted his first two career double-digit strikeout games, recording 10K over 7.2 scoreless innings (2H, 0BB) on 6/1 at Kannapolis and a career-high 12K over 8.0 scoreless frames (4H, 0BB) on 8/5 vs. Charleston...Was named SAL "Pitcher of the Week" for 5/27-6/3, going 1-0 with a 0.63 ERA (14.1IP, 1ER) and 17K in two starts.

2012

Spent the season with short-season Single-A Brooklyn, posting a 5-4 record while ranking 10th in the New York-Penn League with a 2.49 ERA (72.1IP, 64H, 21R/20ER, 13BB, 44K, 4HR) in 13 starts...allowed a .241 (64-for-266) opponents' batting average; LH .257 (28-for-109, 0HR); RH .229 (36-for-157, 4HR)...Allowed 2R-or-fewer in 11-of-13 starts, including his final start of the year, in which he permitted 1R over a career-high 8.2 innings (6H, 1BB, 2K) in a win on 9/3 vs. Lowell.

2011

Split his first season as a pitcher between the DSL Mets 2 and the GCL Mets, going 4-3 with one save and a 3.19 ERA (53.2IP, 48H, 23R/19ER, 13BB, 46K, 1HR) in 15 games (six starts)...limited opponents to a .239 (48-for-201) batting average...Went 0-1 with a 2.49 ERA (21.2IP, 19H, 8R/6ER, 3BB, 23K) in five starts in the DSL...was promoted to the GCL on 6/29 and was 4-2 with one save and a 3.66 ERA (32.0IP, 29H, 15R/13ER, 10BB, 23K) in 10 games (one start).

2010

Batted .162 (11-for-68) with 2R, 2 doubles and 3RBI in 23 games with the DSL Mets 1...committed 3E in 82TC (.963) while splitting time between 2B (10G/10GS) and 3B (10G/9GS).

2009

Made his professional debut as an infielder with the DSL Mets, batting .191 (17-for-89) with 17R, 1 double, 1 triple, 1HR, 9RBI, 19BB and 8SB in 34 games...posted a .379 on-base percentage...Committed 8E in 98TC (.918) while playing 3B (22G/21GS), 2B (8G/4GS) and SS (1G/0GS).