Fairbanks was drafted by the Texas Rangers in the ninth round of the 2015 MLB draft. He debuted in MLB for the Rangers in 2019.
He spent his debut season of 2015 with the Spokane Indians of the Class A Short Season Northwest League, going 1–2 with a 3.14 ERA over 57 innings.
He opened the 2017 season with the Down East Wood Ducks of the Class A-Advanced Carolina League, going 2-1 with a 5.79 ERA in 18.2 innings.
Pete Fairbanks Wife: Who Is Pete Fairbanks Married To?
Lydia Fairbanks is the wife of MLB player, Pete Fairbanks. She was born on May 30, 1994, in St. Louis, Missouri.
She is the daughter of Cherry and Doug Ely. Lydia graduated in 2012, from Rosati-Kain High School; played volleyball at Mizzou and St. Louis Volleyball Club since 2003.
Lydia and Pete tied the knot in December 2018, at the Stone House of St. Charles. They welcomed their first child together, their son, Isak on December 28, 2019.
Is Pete Fairbanks injured?
Fairbanks was diagnosed with inflammation in the right shoulder after taking the loss in Wednesday’s game against the Yankees.
Fairbanks has been among the Rays’ most dependable relievers this season, often being called upon in high leverage situations.