Lucas Sims Age: How Old Is Lucas Sims?

How Old Is Lucas Sims?

Lucas Sims was born on May 10, 1994. He is 27 years old

Lucas Sundberg Sims is a Major League Baseball pitcher who currently pitches for the Cincinnati Reds. He was previously with the Atlanta Braves.

Lucas Sims
Lucas Sims

Sims was picked 21st overall in the 2012 Major League Baseball draft by the Atlanta Braves out of Brookwood High School in Snellville, Georgia. He received a $1.65 million signing bonus when he signed with the Braves.

He pitched for the Gulf Coast League Braves and the Danville Braves during his first professional season. He was 2–4 with a 3.71 ERA in 34 innings pitched, striking out 39 batters.

Sims was a member of the Class-A Rome Braves in 2013. He began the season in the bullpen before being promoted to the starting rotation.

He was 12–4 with a 2.62 ERA and 134 strikeouts in 116+23 innings this season. According to, Sims was the Braves’ greatest prospect in 2013.

In Class A+, he went 8–11 with a 4.20 ERA in 2014. By the start of the 2015 season, he had dropped to third on the same list, and by the end of the year, he was ranked seventh.

He went 7–6 with a 4.37 ERA in three seasons with three different teams. Sims was sent to the Arizona Fall League by the Braves in 2015.

He started the Fall Stars Game and the AFL season for the Peoria Javelinas.

According to Baseball America, Sims began 2016 as the Braves # 13 prospect and was invited to spring training for the first time. On April 23, he was promoted to Gwinnett from the Mississippi Braves, where he began the season.