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Jordan Lyles

25-Year-Old Pitcher – Colorado Rockies

2016 Stats

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1-2

ERA

8.55

WHIP

2.05

K

12

SV

0

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Lyles was poised to be a frontline starter for the Rockies in 2015, but a toe injury that required surgery cut his campaign short in June. Prior to the injury, Lyles performed with mixed results. Th...

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2016 ADP:  710.65

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LEAGUE: AAA    40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 230   DOB: 10/19/1990   BORN: Hartsville, SC   COLLEGE: None      Show ContractHide Contract

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Jordan Lyles Contract Information:

Agreed to a one-year contract with the Rockies in December of 2015, avoiding arbitration.

May 24, 2016  –  Jordan Lyles News

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Lyles was optioned to Triple-A Albuquerque on Tuesday, Patrick Saunders of the Denver Post reports.

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Jordan Lyles Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G GS SH IP H ER HR K BB W L SV BS HLD ERA WHIP
2008 17 A GRE 13 13 0 49.2 44 22 4 64 10 3 3 0 3.99 1.10
2008 17 A TRI 2 2 0 5.2 7 4 2 4 7 0 0 0 6.35 2.69
2009 18 A LEX 26 26 0 144.7 134 52 5 167 38 7 11 0 3.25 1.19
2010 19 AA COR 6 20 0 127.0 133 44 10 115 35 7 9 0 0 0 3.12 1.32
2010 19 AAA ROU 6 6 0 31.2 48 19 2 22 11 0 3 0 0 0 5.40 1.89
2011 20 AAA OKL 12 10 0 62.1 64 25 4 42 17 3 3 0 0 0 3.61 1.30
2011 20 MAJ HOU 20 15 0 94.0 107 56 14 67 26 2 8 0 0 0 5.36 1.41
2012 21 AAA OKL 7 7 0 40.2 41 16 2 33 8 5 0 0 0 0 3.54 1.22
2012 21 MAJ HOU 25 25 1 141.3 159 80 20 99 42 5 12 0 0 0 5.09 1.42
2013 22 AAA OKL 6 5 0 23.2 30 14 1 11 6 2 2 0 0 0 5.32 1.55
2013 22 MAJ HOU 27 25 0 141.7 165 88 17 93 49 7 9 1 0 1 5.59 1.51
2014 23 A+ MOD 1 1 0 3.2 3 0 0 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 1.56
2014 23 AAA COL 1 0 0 4.2 3 0 0 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 0.00 1.19
2014 23 MAJ COL 22 22 0 126.7 127 61 12 90 46 7 4 0 0 0 4.33 1.37
2015 24 MAJ COL 10 10 0 49.0 54 28 2 30 19 2 5 0 0 0 5.14 1.49
2016 25 AAA ALB 5 5 0 25.1 39 18 3 23 9 1 2 0 0 0 6.39 1.91
2016 25 MAJ COL 5 5 0 20.0 27 19 1 12 14 1 2 0 0 0 8.55 2.05
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3-Year Averages     19 19 0 105.8 115 59 10 71 38 5 6 0 0 0 5.02 1.45
Career  (View All)     109 102 1 572.7 639 332 66 391 196 24 40 1 5.22 1.46

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Jordan Lyles Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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DATE OPP IP H R ER HR BB K HBP WP CG W-L SV BS HLD ERA WHIP
May. 23 @Pit 2.3 5 6 4 0 3 3 1 1 0 L 0 0 0 8.55 2.05
Apr. 24 LAD 2.7 5 7 5 1 5 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 7.64 1.87
Apr. 18 @Cin 7.0 4 1 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 6.00 1.53
Apr. 13 SF 4.7 6 5 5 0 2 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 11.25 2.25
Apr. 8 SD 3.3 7 5 5 0 3 4 1 1 0 L 0 0 0 13.50 3.00
Last 14 Days
1 Games:  Avg. 2.3 IP/G
2.3 5 6 4 0 3 3 1 1 0 0-1 0 0 0 15.43 3.43
Last 30 Days
1 Games:  Avg. 2.3 IP/G
2.3 5 6 4 0 3 3 1 1 0 0-1 0 0 0 15.43 3.43
Last 60 Days
5 Games:  Avg. 4.0 IP/G
20.0 27 24 19 1 14 12 2 2 0 1-2 0 0 0 8.55 2.05

Jordan Lyles Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2016475812211.316
2015114181629800.305
20142823931701727.289

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2016557615400.326
20159812325402.275
20142645115571425.235

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Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201610.7010510112.662.63
201529.713020814.551.42
201458.0510372164.811.47

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20169.31107403.861.39
201519.3120101116.051.60
201468.7230532563.931.28
Jordan Lyles Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G GS IP K/9 BB/9 K/BB HR/9 GB/FB Ratio Strand % Fastball ERA FIP BABIP
2008 17 A GRE 13 13 49.2 11.71 1.83 6.40 0.73 64% 3.99 2.27 .349
2008 17 A TRI 2 2 5.2 6.92 12.12 0.57 3.46 83.3% 6.35 10.70 .319
2009 18 A LEX 26 26 144.7 10.39 2.36 4.39 0.31 71.9% 3.25 2.13 .349
2010 19 AA COR 6 20 127.0 8.15 2.48 3.29 0.71 78.5% 3.12 3.36 .336
2010 19 AAA ROU 6 6 31.2 6.35 3.17 2.00 0.58 70.2% 5.40 3.87 .411
2011 20 AAA OKL 12 10 62.1 6.09 2.46 2.47 0.58 72.7% 3.61 3.75 .311
2011 20 MAJ HOU 20 15 94.0 6.41 2.49 2.58 1.34 1.13 64.7% 89.8 MPH 5.36 4.70 .319
2012 21 AAA OKL 7 7 40.2 7.39 1.79 4.13 0.45 70.2% 3.54 3.25 .327
2012 21 MAJ HOU 25 25 141.3 6.30 2.67 2.36 1.27 1.94 66.9% 91.8 MPH 5.09 4.64 .317
2013 22 AAA OKL 6 5 23.2 4.27 2.33 1.83 0.39 62.9% 5.32 3.59 .348
2013 22 MAJ HOU 27 25 141.7 5.91 3.11 1.90 1.08 1.74 64% 92.2 MPH 5.59 4.72 .326
2014 23 A+ MOD 1 1 3.2 11.25 5.63 2.00 0.00 100% 0.00 2.58 .374
2014 23 AAA COL 1 0 4.2 8.57 4.29 2.00 0.00 100% 0.00 2.72 .277
2014 23 MAJ COL 22 22 126.7 6.39 3.27 1.96 0.85 2.18 69.6% 91.3 MPH 4.33 4.29 .301
2015 24 MAJ COL 10 10 49.0 5.51 3.49 1.58 0.37 2.32 63.4% 92.1 MPH 5.14 3.85 .325
2016 25 AAA ALB 5 5 25.1 8.25 3.23 2.56 1.08 66.7% 6.39 4.12 .430
2016 25 MAJ COL 5 5 20.0 5.40 6.30 0.86 0.45 2.06 55% 92.6 MPH 8.55 5.05 .369
Rest Of Season     0 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 0.00 .000
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3-Year Averages     19 19 105.8 6.04 3.23 1.87 0.85 65.7% 5.02 4.16 .316
Career     109 102 572.7 6.14 3.08 1.99 1.04 65.4% 5.22 4.39 .319

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2016 Stat Review for Jordan Lyles    As compared to the top 100 starting pitchers in 2015 (min 130 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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0.86 K/BB
TERRIBLE
5.40 K/9
TERRIBLE
6.30 BB/9
TERRIBLE
92.6 MPH Fastball
GOOD
0.5 HR/9
ELITE
2.06 GB/FB Ratio
EXTREME GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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8.55 ERA
TERRIBLE
2.05 WHIP
TERRIBLE
5.05 FIP
TERRIBLE
BABIP/Strand

Balls in play avg. and % of runners left stranded.

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.369 BABIP
HIGH
55.0% Strand Rate
LOW

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Jordan Lyles: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Lyles gave up six runs -- four earned -- on five hits over 2.1 innings in a spot start against Pittsburgh on Monday afternoon.

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Lyles will be the starting pitcher for Monday's game against the Pirates, Thomas Harding of MLB.com reports.

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Lyles was recalled from Triple-A Albuquerque on Friday, Thomas Harding of MLB.com reports.

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Lyles was optioned to Triple-A on Monday, Patrick Saunders of the Denver Post reports.

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Lyles lasted just 2.2 innings in Sunday's start against the Dodgers, allowing five runs on five hits and five walks. He did not record a strikeout or factor into the decision.

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Lyles (1-1) was masterful Monday against the Reds, allowing just an unearned run in seven innings. He allowed four hits, struck out four and walked one.

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Lyles was tagged for five runs on six hits in 4.2 innings Wednesday against the visiting Giants. He struck out just one while walking two and avoiding a decision.

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Lyles allowed five runs on seven hits, walking three and striking out four over just 3.1 innings of a 13-6 loss to San Diego on Friday night.

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Lyles will start the Rockies' home opener Friday against San Diego, Patrick Saunders of the Denver Post reports.

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Lyles, who is competing for a rotation spot this spring, will start Thursday's Cactus League game against Arizona, the Rockies' official site reports.

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2016

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2015

The main get for the Rockies in the deal last winter that sent Dexter Fowler to the Astros, Lyles was expected to open 2014 at Triple-A after languishing in the majors a season earlier. Not only did Lyles surprisingly crack the Rockiesí rotation out of spring training, but he became one of the teamís more reliable starters through the first two months. The 24-year-old covered at least six innings in seven of his first 11 outings, going 5-1 with 3.46 ERA over 65 innings during that span. That would represent the peak of the season for the right-hander, who broke his non-throwing hand in a June 4 start, resulting in a two-month absence. Lylesí productivity tailed off upon returning in August, but he finished with an acceptable 4.33 ERA, with his FIP (4.22), BABIP (.295) and strand rate (71.3%) suggesting it wasnít a byproduct of an inordinate amount of luck. He looks poised to develop into a sturdy mid-rotation arm for Colorado, though a weak strikeout rate (6.3 K/9) may never make him an especially enticing fantasy option.

2014

Lyles, 23, endured another rough season in the Astros' starting rotation, posting numbers that were nearly identical to the year prior. In 27 appearances (25 starts), the right-hander pitched to a 7-9 record with a 93:49 K:BB ratio in 141.2 innings. His 5.59 ERA and 1.51 WHIP ranked among the worst in baseball and he had five outings during which he allowed seven earned runs or more. Lyles, like most young pitchers, has experienced growing pains early in his career. He has been very hittable, allowing opposing batters to hit .283 against him, but if he can bring that number down this season, he's likely to take a step forward in his development. Acquired by the Rockies as part of the Dexter Fowler trade in December, Lyles now faces the challenge of minimizing the damage of the contact he surrenders in the most hitter-friendly home park in baseball.

2013

One has to wonder why Lyles has not emerged as the star the 2008 supplemental draft pick was expected to become to this point. Through 235.1 career innings, Lyles sports a stomach-turning 5.20 ERA, allowing far too many home runs and turning average hitters into All-Stars with a career .281 batting average against. Part of the problem may be that Lyles was pushed too aggressively through the minors, and perhaps he should have spent a little more time at Triple-A. Still, he's too good of a prospect for the Astros to cut bait, so the Astros will in all likelihood keep him in the rotation. The problem is the Astros need a proven innings eater, which Lyles has not been thus far.

2012

The young righty received on-the-job training in Houston last season, landing in the starting rotation probably a bit before he was ready to do so. He faded in the final two months with a 7.76 ERA after Aug. 1 but overall the results weren't all that terrible: 4.41 ERA, 1.292 WHIP and a 2.72 K/BB. In fairness, Lyles was overhyped a bit in years past, mainly because as he was the lone true prospect in a bereft Astros farm system. He'll need to work on keeping the ball in the park better next year, but the potential is there. With the glimmer of "impact rookie" now lifted, he is seen better for his true ceiling as a competent No. 3 and likely Astros regular for years to come.

2011

Lyles had a nice 2010 season at the upper levels of the minor leagues, combining for a 3.57 ERA and 137 strikeouts between Double-A and Triple-A. He swooned a bit in September at Round Rock, but he probably just ran out of gas in an otherwise amazingly steady year. Lyles has clean and easy mechanics, hitting 93-94 mph on his best days and usually working right around 90-91. There has been some talk that the Astros will give Lyles a shot to break camp with the team as their No. 5 starter, but the more likely scenario is a midseason callup after some additional Triple-A seasoning.

2010

Despite starting off the season very shaky (5.00 ERA and .280 BAA through his first five starts), Lyles showed his dominance in 2009, racking up a 3.24 ERA, 1.189 WHIP and a 10.4 K/9IP. He is just 19 years old, yet he exhibits the polish of someone three years his senior. Lyles projects as a No. 3 starter, and is probably at least a few years away from a debut in Houston, although he could move very quickly through an organization that remains thin on promising talent.