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Jordan Lyles

23-Year-Old Pitcher – Colorado Rockies

2014 Stats

W-L

6-2

ERA

4.08

WHIP

1.34

K

72

SV

0

2014 Preseason Projections

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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...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 212   DOB: 10/19/1990   BORN: Florence, SC   COLLEGE: None     

August 28, 2014  –  Jordan Lyles News

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Lyles turned in a quality start, allowing three runs on four hits, walking three and striking out five over six innings of a 4-1 loss to the Giants on Thursday afternoon.

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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 TRI 2 2 0 5.2 7 4 2 4 7 0 0 0 6.35 2.69
2008 17 A GRE 13 13 0 49.2 44 22 4 64 10 3 3 0 3.99 1.10
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 17 17 0 97.0 90 44 9 72 40 6 2 0 0 0 4.08 1.34
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3-Year Averages     24 21 0 125.7 143 74 17 86 39 4 9 0 0 0 5.30 1.45

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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
Aug. 28 @SF 6.0 4 3 3 1 3 5 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 4.08 1.34
Aug. 23 Mia 5.7 7 3 3 0 5 5 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.05 1.35
Aug. 17 Cin 5.0 5 5 5 1 2 4 1 1 0 - 0 0 0 4.01 1.30
Aug. 11 @SD 5.3 4 2 2 1 3 4 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.70 1.29
Aug. 6 ChC 6.0 6 4 4 1 1 5 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 3.72 1.29
Last 14 Days
2 Games:  Avg. 5.8 IP/G
11.7 11 6 6 1 8 10 1 0 0 0-1 0 0 0 4.63 1.63
Last 30 Days
5 Games:  Avg. 5.6 IP/G
28.0 26 17 17 4 14 23 3 1 0 1-1 0 0 0 5.46 1.43
Last 60 Days
5 Games:  Avg. 5.6 IP/G
28.0 26 17 17 4 14 23 3 1 0 1-1 0 0 0 5.46 1.43

Jordan Lyles Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20142142825511227.280
20133504038831717.269
201228439287412312.300

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20142034415391112.213
201329253118220310.303
20123446014851408.263

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201445.7410311944.531.45
201376.34604727116.601.59
201275.3350602384.301.30

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201451.3210412153.681.25
201365.3331462264.411.42
201266.02703919126.001.56
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 TRI 2 2 5.2 6.92 12.12 0.57 3.46 83.3% 6.35 10.70 .319
2008 17 A GRE 13 13 49.2 11.71 1.83 6.40 0.73 64% 3.99 2.27 .349
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 17 17 97.0 6.68 3.71 1.80 0.84 2.48 71.1% 91.3 MPH 4.08 4.34 .287
Today's Projections     0 1 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 0.00 .000
Next 7 Days     0 2 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 0.00 .000
Rest Of Season     0 5 11.0 6.29 3.13 2.01 0.84 69.8% 4.24 4.07 .298
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3-Year Averages     24 21 125.7 6.16 2.79 2.21 1.22 65.5% 5.30 4.52 .319

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2014 Stat Review for Jordan Lyles    As compared to the top 100 starting pitchers in 2013 (min 140 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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1.80 K/BB
TERRIBLE
6.68 K/9
WEAK
3.71 BB/9
TERRIBLE
91.3 MPH Fastball
AVERAGE
0.8 HR/9
GOOD
2.48 GB/FB Ratio
EXTREME GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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4.08 ERA
WEAK
1.34 WHIP
WEAK
4.34 FIP
POOR
BABIP/Strand

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

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.287 BABIP
BELOW AVERAGE
71.1% Strand Rate
BELOW AVERAGE

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

Lyles allowed three runs on seven hits, struck out five and walked five in Saturday's no-decision against the Marlins.

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Lyles started the first game of Sunday's doubleheader with the Reds, surrendering five runs over five innings and striking out four batters while not factoring into the decision in the 10-9 victory.

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Lyles' scheduled start Saturday has been postponed due to a water main break.

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Lyles surrendered two runs over 5.1 innings on four hits with three walks and four strikeouts Monday against the Padres.

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Lyles (6-1) earned a victory over the Cubs on Wednesday, allowing four runs on six hits and a walk while striking out five over six innings.

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Lyles (hand) was activated from the 60-day DL and will start Wednesday against the Cubs, Nick Groke of the Denver Post reports.

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Lyles (hand) will start Wednesday against the Cubs, Patrick Saunders of Denver Post reports.

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Lyles (hand) made his second minor league rehab outing Friday at Triple-A Colorado Springs, covering 4.2 scoreless innings.

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Lyles (hand) tossed 3.2 scoreless innings during his rehab outing at High-A Modesto on Saturday, giving up four hits and two walks while striking out four.

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Lyles (hand) will make a rehab start for High-A Modesto on Saturday.

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Lyles (hand) is on pace to return when first eligible on Aug. 4 following Tuesday's successful live bullpen session, MLB.com's Cody Ulm reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

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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.