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Tyler Austin

24-Year-Old Outfielder – New York Yankees

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LEAGUE: AA    40 MAN: NO   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 1"   WT: 220   DOB: 9/6/1991   BORN: Conyers, GA   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: 13th Rd   

September 9, 2015  –  Tyler Austin News

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Austin cleared waivers and has been outrighted to Double-A Trenton.

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Tyler Austin Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G PA AB R H XBH 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO SH SF HBP AVG OBP SLG OPS
2010 18 R GUL 2 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .000 .500 .000 .500
2011 19 R GUL 20 89 82 13 32 12 8 1 3 22 11 0 5 16 0 0 2 .390 .438 .622 1.060
2011 19 A STA 27 112 96 16 31 14 10 1 3 14 7 0 10 23 0 2 4 .323 .402 .542 .944
2012 20 R GUL 2 7 6 1 3 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 .500 .571 1.000 1.571
2012 20 A+ TAM 36 148 134 20 43 16 13 1 2 23 6 0 12 28 0 0 2 .321 .385 .478 .863
2012 20 A CHA 70 309 266 69 85 41 22 5 14 54 17 2 37 68 0 3 3 .320 .405 .598 1.003
2012 20 AA TRE 2 8 7 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 .286 .375 .286 .661
2013 21 R GUL 2 7 6 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .667 .714 .667 1.381
2013 21 AA TRE 83 366 319 43 82 24 17 1 6 40 4 0 41 79 0 3 3 .257 .344 .373 .717
2014 22 AA TRE 105 437 396 56 109 34 20 5 9 47 3 2 36 80 0 3 2 .275 .336 .419 .755
2015 23 AA TRE 21 86 77 8 20 9 5 2 2 8 3 2 8 16 0 0 1 .260 .337 .455 .792
2015 23 AAA SCR 73 299 264 33 62 12 8 0 4 27 8 1 26 81 1 4 4 .235 .309 .311 .620
2016 24 AA TRE 46 195 165 21 42 13 8 1 4 27 1 1 28 44 0 2 0 .255 .359 .388 .747

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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2010 18 R GUL 4 2 0% 25% 0.00 50% .000 .000
2011 19 R GUL 89 82 5.6% 18% 0.31 80% .460 .232
2011 19 A STA 112 96 8.9% 20.5% 0.43 76% .400 .219
2012 20 R GUL 7 6 14.3% 14.3% 1.00 83% .500 .500
2012 20 A+ TAM 148 134 8.1% 18.9% 0.43 79% .394 .157
2012 20 A CHA 309 266 12% 22% 0.54 74% .386 .278
2012 20 AA TRE 8 7 12.5% 12.5% 1.00 86% .333 .000
2013 21 R GUL 7 6 14.3% 0% 0.00 100% .667 .000
2013 21 AA TRE 366 319 11.2% 21.6% 0.52 75% .325 .116
2014 22 AA TRE 437 396 8.2% 18.3% 0.45 80% .326 .144
2015 23 AA TRE 86 77 9.3% 18.6% 0.50 79% .305 .195
2015 23 AAA SCR 299 264 8.7% 27.1% 0.32 69% .324 .076
2016 24 AA TRE 195 165 14.4% 22.6% 0.64 73% .325 .133

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Tyler Austin: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Austin was designated for assignment Tuesday.

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Austin (hip) is 2-for-13 in three games with Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre since returning from the DL.

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Austin was placed on the minor league DL with a hip injury, Donnie Collins of the Scranton Times-Tribune reports.

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Austin is slashing .308/.321/.462 with a homer and seven RBI through seven games with Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.

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Austin was optioned to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Friday, LoHud.com reports.

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Austin went 4-for-4 Saturday for Double-A Trenton, raising his average to .274.

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Austin, 22, is slashing .254/.323/.364 with three home runs, 23 RBI and two steals through 63 games for Double-A Trenton.

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Austin is spending time at first and third in addition to the outfield for Double-A Trenton.

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Austin (hamstring) will return to the lineup Saturday at Double-A Trenton, Matt Kardos of Double G Sports reports.

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Austin was placed on the 7-day DL at Double-A Trenton with a strained hamstring, Baseball America reports.

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Austin will play in the Arizona Fall League, the Newark Star-Ledger reports.

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2016

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2015

An unheralded, 13th-round pick out of high school in 2010, Austin made a name for himself in his third professional season in 2012 by slashing .322/.400/.559 with 17 homers and 80 RBI across four levels, culminating in his promotion to Double-A Trenton late in the year. He hasn't advanced since. To be fair, his struggles in 2013 can be attributed at least in part to the wrist injury he suffered in July, and it's reasonable to wonder if the issue may have lingered into 2014. Austin posted a .679 OPS with just eight extra-base hits (one homer) over the first two months of the season, but his performance improved as the season progressed and he really turned it on after the All-Star break (.336/.397/.557). The Yankees tried him out at first base (19 games) and at third (eight games), perhaps foreshadowing an eventual move from right field, but Austin still has plenty more to prove in the upper levels of the minors before he gets an extended audition with the big club.

2014

Austin lost a bit of his prospect luster in 2013, hitting just .257 with six homers and four steals in Double-A after putting up solid power and speed numbers the previous two years. Austin was held back by a wrist injury all year, however, and while he's still got plenty of all-around upside, the injury flared up again later in the year, forcing Austin off of his Arizona Fall League roster. Austin may repeat Double-A in 2014, and if he can show that he's over his wrist issues, he could play his way right back into the Yankees' plans for 2015.

2013

Austin zoomed up prospect lists with a strong 2012 season, hitting .322 with a .960 OPS and stealing 23-of-25 bases across four levels. Austin shows very good bat speed, average to above average power, and a solid approach at the plate. He currently plays right field, but may profile at first base down the line (which could make him trade bait, as the Yankees still have Mark Teixeira in the fold for four more seasons). Austin is unlikely to be a superstar, but profiles as a regular major leaguer who can help fantasy teams if he reaches something close to his ceiling. He'll start 2013 at Double-A Trenton.