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Career W-L
44-51
 
Career ERA
4.42
Name  Jerome Williams
Born  12/4/1981
Height  6-3
Weight  240
Number  44
Position  SP
Bats  R
Throws  R
2/3/2014 2:56:00 PM
Description: Pitcher Jerome Williams has reportedly reached an agreement with the Houston Astros for 2014.
Insight: Williams wasn't going to be a starter in Anaheim, but could be in Houston. He was 9-10 with a 4.57 ERA and 1.39 WHIP in 25 starts last season. In eight seasons he's yet to prove he's a fantasy-worthy pitcher.
 
6/21/2013 8:10:00 PM
Description: Angels pitcher Jerome Williams will rejoin the rotation Saturday with Jason Vargas (blood clot) on the DL.
Insight: Williams has made seven starts and 18 appearances overall this season. He's 4-2 with a 3.48 ERA as a starter, but he's unlikely to maintain that success.
 
1/15/2013 7:13:00 PM
Description: The Angels avoided arbitration with Jerome Williams by agreeing to a one-year contract worth $2 million.
Insight: Williams went 6-8 with a 4.58 ERA last season as a starter and long reliever. He's unlikely to get anywhere near the rotation this season after the team acquired Tommy Hanson, Jason Vargas and Joe Blanton this offseason.
 
6/29/2012 6:37:00 PM
Description: Los Angeles Angels starter Jerome Williams (chest) will pitch five innings or 75 pitches in his first minor league rehab start Sunday for Triple-A Salt Lake, according to Bill Plunkett of the Orange County Register.
Insight: Williams (6-5, 4.46) is likely to make at least one more rehab start after Sunday before taking Garrett Richards' spot in the rotation.
 
6/26/2012 4:15:00 PM
Description: Los Angeles Angels starter Jerome Williams (chest) threw 51 pitches in a three-inning simulated game Monday and had no issues.
Insight: Williams (6-5, 4.46) was hospitalized after his last start after suffering an asthma attack. He'll return to the Angels rotation next week, likely taking Garrett Richards' place.
 
6/22/2012 8:42:00 PM
Description: Los Angeles Angels starter Jerome Williams, currently on the disabled list due to shortness of breath, has been cleared for all baseball activities, according to Alden Gonzalez of MLB.com. Gonzalez said that the Angels don't have to be cautious about him starting.
Insight: Williams (6-5, 4.46) was hospitalized after his last start after suffering an asthma attack. Los Angeles hasn't decided when Williams will start once he returns from the DL in less than two weeks.
 
6/19/2012 5:20:00 PM
Description: Los Angeles Angels starter Jerome Williams was hospitalized with shortness of breath after his start Monday night.
Insight: Williams allowed four runs on seven hits and three walks over 3 1/3 innings Monday. The journeyman right-hander is 0-3 with a 7.56 ERA in his last three starts after going 6-2 with a 3.19 in his first nine.
 
6/5/2012 9:46:00 PM
Description: Los Angeles Angels starter Jerome Williams, owned in just 21 percent of Yahoo! leagues, is an excellent stream option for Wednesday's game against the Mariners. Williams is undefeated at home this season.
Insight: The home cooking has been good to Williams this season. The right-hander is 5-0 with a 2.17 ERA and a 1.07 WHIP in five starts at Angel Stadium of Anaheim this season. He's also 3-0 with a 3.43 ERA and a 0.86 WHIP in three career starts against Seattle.
 
4/26/2012 4:31:00 PM
Description: Jerome Williams gave up two runs on five hits in seven innings against the Rays but took a no decision when Jordan Walden gave up a walk-off home run in the ninth.
Insight: Williams has thrown two straight quality starts since he was bombed by the Yankees in his first outing of the year. Williams returned to the MLB last year after not appearing since 2007 to go 4-0 with a 3.68 ERA in 10 appearances.
 

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