Adam John Kolarek
- Bats Left, Throws Left
- Height 6' 3", Weight 215 lb.
- School University of Maryland
- High School Catonsville High School
- Born January 14, 1989 in Baltimore, MD USA
He pitched for the Kingsport Mets and Brooklyn Cyclones in 2010 and went a combined 2-1 with a 3.13 ERA in 22 appearances. In 37 1/3 innings, he allowed only 19 hits and struck out 45 batters. He pitched for the Savannah Sand Gnats and St. Lucie Mets in 2011 and went 7-1 with a 2.85 ERA in 26 games (one start). In 2012, he was 1-3 with 18 saves, 70 strikeouts and a 2.37 ERA in 44 games (57 IP) for St. Lucie, earning a spot on the Florida State League All-Star team. He also tossed 6 games for the Binghamton Mets and posted a 2-0 record with a 5.68 ERA. In 2013, he was 3-3 with a 1.71 ERA in 44 games for Binghamton. In his first taste of Triple-A action, he had an 11.25 ERA in 2 appearances for the Las Vegas 51s as well.
His father, Frank Kolarek, played in the minor leagues in the 1970s.