Cole R. Irvin (born January 31, 1994), sometimes known as “Swirvin Cole Irvin,” is a Major League Baseball pitcher for the Oakland Athletics.
Irvin was selected in the fifth round of the 2016 MLB Draft by the Philadelphia Phillies, and he made his major level debut in 2019.
Irvin was selected in the fifth round (137th overall) of the 2016 Major League Baseball draft by the Philadelphia Phillies for $800,000.
He was sent to the Williamsport Crosscutters after signing and pitched the entire season with them, going 5–1 with a 1.97 ERA in 10 games (seven starts).
He pitched for both the Clearwater Threshers and the Reading Fightin Phils in 2017, going 9–9 with a 3.39 ERA in 26 games (25 starts) for both teams. He was selected a Florida State League All-Star with the Clearwater Rays.
On May 12, 2019, Irvin was promoted to the major leagues for the first time, and he made his big league debut the same day. He won his first MLB game after pitching seven innings and allowing just one earned run.
Irvin had a 2-1 record with one save and a 5.83 ERA in 16 games (three starts) and 412 innings pitched for the Phillies in 2019.
Irvin only pitched in three games in 2020, with a 17.18 ERA and four strikeouts in 323 innings.
Irvin was traded to the Oakland Athletics on January 30, 2021, for monetary considerations.
In 32 starts in 2021, Irvin was 10–15 with a 4.24 ERA in 178+13 innings.
What Is Cole Irvin Salary: How Much Does Cole Irvin Make?
Talking about Cole Irvin Salary, the Major League Baseball pitcher for the Oakland Athletics makes an annual salary of $705,000. The Oakland Athletics signed Cole Irvin to a one-year, $705,000 contract, with $705,000 guaranteed and an annual average salary of $705,000. Irvin will receive a base pay of $705,000 in 2022, with a total income of $705,000.