*Donald Zackary Greinke’ called Zack, was born on October 21, 1983 in Orlando, Florida. He is relief pitcher for the Kansas City Royals. High SchoolZack graduated from Apopka High School in Apopka, Florida. CollegeNone*Minor Leagues’Although offered a scholarship to Clemson, Zack decided to sign with the Kansas City Royals, who selected him in the first round of the 2002 draft.
2002 - GCL Royals in the Gulf Coast League, then the Spokane Indians in the Northwest League, then the Wilmington Blue Rocks in the Carolina League2003 - The Wilmington Blue Rocks, then the Wichita Wranglers in the Texas League 2004 - Omaha Royals in the Pacific Coast League 2006 - Wichita Wranglers in the Texas League
Major LeaguesZack made his major league debut on May 22, 2004.
Zack’s progress has been slowed due to a psychological disorder, social anxiety disorder, which caused him to miss most of the 2006 seaosn.