From BR Bullpen
Adam Robert Ottavino
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 5", Weight 215 lb.
- School Northeastern University
- High School Berkeley Carroll School
- Debut May 29, 2010
 Biographical Information
Pitcher Adam Ottavino was selected by the Tampa Bay Devil Rays in the 30th round of the 2003 amateur draft but elected to attend Northeastern University instead. He was then chosen by the St. Louis Cardinals in the first round of the 2006 amateur draft. He was signed by scout Kobe Perez and made his pro debut that year with the State College Spikes, where he went 2-2 with a 3.14 ERA in 6 starts. He was then promoted to the Swing of the Quad Cities and made 8 starts there, going 2-3 with a 3.44 ERA. He spent 2007 with the Palm Beach Cardinals and was 12-8 with a 3.08 ERA and 128 strikeouts, earning a spot on the Florida State League All-Star team.
Ottavino made his major league debut with the Cardinals in 2010.