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Sam Dyson

28-Year-Old Pitcher – Texas Rangers

2016 Stats

W-L

3-2

ERA

2.47

WHIP

1.24

K

54

SV

37

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Dyson showed a marked improvement in his walk rate, issuing just 21 free passes in 75.1 innings in 2015 after allowing 15 walks in 42 innings the year prior, and a big jump in his strikeout rate also ...

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2016 ADP:  517.89

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 1"   WT: 205   DOB: 5/7/1988   BORN: Tampa, FL   COLLEGE: South Carolina   DRAFTED: 4th Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed with the Blue Jays.

September 27, 2016  –  Sam Dyson News

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Dyson picked up his 37th save despite a pair of walks Tuesday against the Brewers.

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Sam Dyson 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
2012 24 A+ DUN 33 6 0 28.2 35 13 1 16 5 2 0 0 0 0 4.08 1.42
2012 24 AA NEW 33 0 0 45.1 38 12 2 22 15 2 2 9 0 0 2.38 1.18
2012 24 MAJ TOR 2 0 0 0.7 4 3 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 40.50 9.00
2013 25 R GUL 5 1 0 5.0 6 2 0 5 1 0 1 0 0 0 3.60 1.40
2013 25 AA JAC 5 15 0 75.1 72 22 0 41 23 3 7 0 0 0 2.63 1.26
2013 25 AAA NEW 5 5 0 31.0 23 9 1 16 12 1 3 0 0 0 2.61 1.13
2013 25 MAJ MIA 5 1 0 11.0 16 11 2 5 5 0 2 0 0 0 9.00 1.91
2014 26 AAA NEW 13 0 0 25.1 21 7 0 20 10 2 1 1 0 0 2.49 1.24
2014 26 MAJ MIA 31 0 0 42.0 41 10 1 33 15 3 1 0 1 0 2.14 1.33
2015 27 MAJ MIA 44 0 0 44.0 41 18 3 41 17 3 3 0 2 9 3.68 1.32
2015 27 MAJ TEX 31 0 0 31.3 24 4 1 30 4 2 1 2 0 12 1.15 0.89
2015  (Multiple Teams) 27 MAJ MIA/TEX 75 0 0 75.3 65 22 4 71 21 5 4 2 2 21 2.63 1.14
2016 28 MAJ TEX 72 0 0 69.3 63 19 5 54 23 3 2 37 5 10 2.47 1.24
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3-Year Averages     37 0 0 42.8 40 14 2 36 13 2 2 0 1 7 2.95 1.24
Career  (View All)     185 1 0 198.3 189 65 12 164 66 11 9 39 2.95 1.29

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Sam Dyson Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Team Games To Display:    Show 14Show 14    Show 30Show 30    Show 60Show 60
DATE OPP IP H R ER HR BB K HBP WP CG W-L SV BS HLD ERA WHIP
Sep. 27 Mil 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 1 0 - 1 0 0 2.47 1.24
Sep. 23 @Oak 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2.50 1.23
Sep. 20 LAA 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2.54 1.22
Sep. 19 LAA 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 2.58 1.22
Sep. 16 Oak 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 2.62 1.22
Sep. 12 @Hou 1.0 2 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 2.66 1.23
Sep. 10 @LAA 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2.56 1.22
Sep. 9 @LAA 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2.60 1.22
Sep. 6 @Sea 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2.64 1.21
Sep. 2 Hou 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2.69 1.21
Aug. 29 Sea 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2.73 1.23
Aug. 28 Cle 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2.78 1.25
Aug. 24 @Cin 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2.83 1.22
Aug. 21 @TB 1.0 3 2 2 1 1 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.88 1.24
Aug. 16 Oak 1.0 3 1 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 2.60 1.19
Aug. 15 Oak 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2.48 1.16
Aug. 12 Det 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2.53 1.16
Aug. 9 @Col 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2.58 1.18
Aug. 7 @Hou 1.0 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 2.63 1.17
Aug. 6 @Hou 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2.50 1.15
Aug. 4 @Bal 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2.37 1.14
Jul. 31 KC 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2.42 1.14
Jul. 28 KC 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2.47 1.16
Jul. 26 Oak 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.53 1.17
Last 14 Games (Team)
5 Games Pitched:  Avg. 1.0 IP/G
5.0 4 0 0 0 3 4 0 1 0 2-0 3 0 0 0.00 1.40
Last 30 Games (Team)
12 Games Pitched:  Avg. 1.0 IP/G
12.0 10 1 1 1 6 13 0 1 0 2-0 9 1 0 0.75 1.33
Last 60 Games (Team)
24 Games Pitched:  Avg. 1.0 IP/G
24.0 24 7 7 2 11 20 0 1 0 2-0 17 3 0 2.63 1.46

Sam Dyson Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2016127211431412.277
201512026825201.229
20148181119301.284

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201615533932503.224
2015189451340703.235
201410025422120.234

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Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201635.0301732901.030.83
201548.323248931.860.97
201420.320013901.771.38

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201634.30220221453.931.66
201527.0310231214.001.44
201421.711020612.491.29
Sam Dyson 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
2012 24 A+ DUN 33 6 28.2 5.11 1.60 3.20 0.32 69.2% 4.08 3.16 .349
2012 24 AA NEW 33 0 45.1 4.39 2.99 1.47 0.40 80.4% 2.38 4.06 .255
2012 24 MAJ TOR 2 0 .7 13.50 27.00 0.50 0.00 50% 92.0 MPH 40.50 9.20 .820
2013 25 R GUL 5 1 5.0 9.00 1.80 5.00 0.00 71.4% 3.60 2.40 .397
2013 25 AA JAC 5 15 75.1 4.91 2.76 1.78 0.00 76.8% 2.63 3.43 .297
2013 25 AAA NEW 5 5 31.0 4.65 3.48 1.33 0.29 76.5% 2.61 3.85 .235
2013 25 MAJ MIA 5 1 11.0 4.09 4.09 1.00 1.64 3.22 52.6% 91.7 MPH 9.00 6.29 .350
2014 26 AAA NEW 13 0 25.1 7.17 3.59 2.00 0.00 77.4% 2.49 3.04 .293
2014 26 MAJ MIA 31 0 42.0 7.07 3.21 2.20 0.21 3.82 83.6% 95.6 MPH 2.14 3.22 .319
2015 27 MAJ MIA 44 0 44.0 8.39 3.48 2.41 0.61 5.06 72.7% 95.8 MPH 3.68 3.59 .314
2015 27 MAJ TEX 31 0 31.3 8.62 1.15 7.50 0.29 7.88 88.9% 95.8 MPH 1.15 2.18 .283
2015  (Multiple Teams) 27 MAJ MIA/TEX 75 0 75.3 8.48 2.51 3.38 0.48 6.00 78% 95.8 MPH 2.63 2.87 .301
2016 28 MAJ TEX 72 0 69.3 7.01 2.99 2.35 0.65 4.48 82.7% 95.3 MPH 2.47 3.70 .291
Today's Projections     0 0 .4 6.91 3.00 2.31 0.87 83.7% 2.46 0.72 .268
Next 7 Days     0 0 1.1 6.93 2.99 2.31 0.87 83.7% 2.46 3.92 .268
Rest Of Season     0 0 1.1 6.93 2.99 2.31 0.87 83.7% 2.46 3.92 .268
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3-Year Averages     37 0 42.8 7.57 2.74 2.77 0.42 76.5% 2.95 3.04 .310
Career     185 1 198.3 7.44 2.99 2.48 0.54 78.2% 2.95 3.36 .309

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2016 Stat Review for Sam Dyson    As compared to the top 100 relief pitchers in 2015 (min 55 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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2.35 K/BB
WEAK
7.01 K/9
POOR
2.99 BB/9
AVERAGE
95.3 MPH Fastball
GOOD
0.7 HR/9
GOOD
4.48 GB/FB Ratio
EXTREME GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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2.47 ERA
GOOD
1.24 WHIP
WEAK
3.70 FIP
WEAK
BABIP/Strand

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

Explain This

.291 BABIP
AVERAGE
82.7% Strand Rate
HIGH

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Sam Dyson: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Dyson worked around a hit and struck out one to notch his 35th save of the season Tuesday against the Angels.

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Dyson gave up a hit but still pitched a scoreless ninth to pick up the save Tuesday against Seattle.

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Dyson pitched a scoreless ninth inning without allowing a hit, striking out one batter, to earn the save in Friday's win over the Astros.

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Dyson picked up his 30th save with a scoreless ninth in Monday's win over the Mariners.

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Dyson pitched a scoreless ninth inning on one hit and two walks while striking out two to register his 29th save Sunday against the Indians.

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Dyson threw a perfect ninth inning Wednesday, earning his 28th save of the season in a 6-5 win over the Reds.

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Dyson gave up three hits (including a two-run homer) and a walk while striking out two in an inning of work Sunday in a non-save situation.

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Dyson blew his fourth save of the year, allowing one run on three hits in the ninth inning of Tuesday's contest against Oakland.

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Dyson picked up his 27th save after allowing just one hit with no walks or strikeouts Monday against the Athletics.

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Dyson nailed down his 24th save despite yielding a run in a 3-2 victory over the Astros on Saturday.

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Dyson had to work around a hit, but still threw only nine pitches en route to his 23rd save Wednesday against the Orioles.

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Texas manager Jeff Bannister reiterated that Dyson will remain the closer despite the acquisition of Jeremy Jeffress at the trade deadline, Ryan Baillargeon of MLB.com reports.

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2016

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2015

Dyson harnessed his sinker in a big way during 2014, his most consistent season as a professional. He began the season notching a 2.49 ERA over 25.1 innings at Triple-A New Orleans before getting a midsummer call to the big leagues. Following his promotion, Dyson reeled off 42 strong innings in the Marlins' bullpen, inducing groundballs at a 63.3% clip while posting a 2.14 ERA in 31 games. Dyson's arsenal is far from overwhelming as he allowed 41 hits and 15 walks against 33 strikeouts during his time in the majors, but worked his hard, mid-90s sinking fastball to an excellent 3.82 GB/FB ratio. Turning 27 in May, Dyson is set to function as an important multi-inning piece in the middle of the Miami bullpen.

2014

Despite a solid season in the minors that included a 2.67 ERA and 1.23 WHIP across three levels, Dyson -- a roster casualty in Toronto after the 2012 campaign -- was largely ineffective during a brief stint with the Marlins in September. He allowed 11 earned runs in 11 innings, with five walks against five strikeouts. Control is a key factor for Dyson, who has struck out just 100 batters in 185.1 minor league innings and offers a hard sinking fastball that has led to consistently strong groundball rates in the minors. Dyson has spent most of his time in the Marlins' system as a starter, but could also be a consideration to contribute in relief at some point in 2014.