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Tyler Lyons

26-Year-Old Pitcher – St. Louis Cardinals

2014 Stats

W-L

0-1

ERA

3.00

WHIP

1.67

K

7

SV

0

2014 RotoWire Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

In his first season in the big leagues, Lyons posted a 4.75 ERA and struggled both as a starter and reliever while bouncing between Triple-A and the majors. He's still just 26 and his xFIP (3.84) sugg...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: B   THROWS: L   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 200   DOB: 2/21/1988   BORN: Lubbock, TX   COLLEGE: Oklahoma State   DRAFTED: 9th Rd   

April 21, 2014  –  Tyler Lyons News

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Replacing Joe Kelly in the rotation, Lyons took the loss Monday despite limiting the Mets to just two runs on six hits in six innings.

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Tyler Lyons 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
2011 23 A+ Pal 33 12 1 94.0 93 47 8 79 29 9 4 1 0 0 4.50 1.30
2012 24 AA Spr 15 12 0 64.1 70 28 6 54 19 5 4 0 0 0 3.92 1.39
2012 24 AAA Mem 15 15 0 88.1 87 42 9 89 18 4 9 0 0 0 4.28 1.19
2013 25 AAA Mem 17 16 0 100.1 85 37 6 86 19 7 2 0 0 0 3.32 1.04
2013 25 MAJ STL 12 8 0 53.0 49 28 5 43 16 2 4 0 0 0 4.75 1.23
2014 26 AAA Mem 3 3 0 19.0 16 7 1 18 5 2 0 0 0 0 3.32 1.11
2014 26 MAJ STL 1 1 0 6.0 6 2 0 7 4 0 1 0 0 0 3.00 1.67
2014 RotoWire Projections MAJ   Subscribe now to see our 2014 projections for Tyler Lyons
3-Year Averages MAJ   12 8 0 53.0 49 28 5 43 16 2 4 0 0 0 4.75 1.23

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▼ Advanced Stats      ▼ Pitcher vs. Batter Stats

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Tyler Lyons 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
Apr. 21 @NYM 6.0 6 2 2 0 4 7 1 0 0 L 0 0 0 3.00 1.67
Last 14 Days
1 Games:  Avg. 6.0 IP/G
6.0 6 2 2 0 4 7 1 0 0 0-1 0 0 0 3.00 1.67
Last 30 Days
1 Games:  Avg. 6.0 IP/G
6.0 6 2 2 0 4 7 1 0 0 0-1 0 0 0 3.00 1.67
Last 60 Days
1 Games:  Avg. 6.0 IP/G
6.0 6 2 2 0 4 7 1 0 0 0-1 0 0 0 3.00 1.67

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Tyler Lyons Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20136118313401.228

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2013162251336944.247

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201315.701013717.471.53

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201337.323030943.621.10
Tyler Lyons 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
2011 23 A+ Pal 33 12 94.0 7.56 2.78 2.72 0.77 65.8% 4.50 3.68 .314
2012 24 AA Spr 15 12 64.1 7.58 2.67 2.84 0.84 73.5% 3.92 3.67 .335
2012 24 AAA Mem 15 15 88.1 9.09 1.84 4.94 0.92 65.6% 4.28 3.19 .329
2013 25 AAA Mem 17 16 100.1 7.73 1.71 4.53 0.54 68.4% 3.32 3.01 .287
2013 25 MAJ STL 12 8 53.0 7.30 2.72 2.69 0.85 1.48 61.7% 89.8 MPH 4.75 3.88 .292
2014 26 AAA Mem 3 3 19.0 8.53 2.37 3.60 0.47 70% 3.32 2.78 .297
2014 26 MAJ STL 1 1 6.0 10.50 6.00 1.75 0.00 1.33 80% 89.2 MPH 3.00 3.37 .377
2014 Projections MAJ   Subscribe now to see our 2014 projections for Tyler Lyons
3-Year Averages MAJ   12 8 53.0 7.30 2.72 2.69 0.85 61.7% 4.75 3.71 .292

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2014 Stat Review for Tyler Lyons    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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1.75 K/BB
TERRIBLE
10.50 K/9
ELITE
6.00 BB/9
TERRIBLE
89.2 MPH Fastball
POOR
0.0 HR/9
ELITE
1.33 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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3.00 ERA
GREAT
1.67 WHIP
TERRIBLE
3.37 FIP
GOOD
BABIP/Strand

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

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.377 BABIP
HIGH
80.0% Strand Rate
HIGH

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Career Pitcher vs. Batter Stats    (View All Matchup Data)

Worst Matchups for Tyler Lyons (by OPS against, min 0 AB)

Batter Team AB H HR RBI BB K SB AVG SLG OPS
Mitch Moreland TEX 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 2.000 3.000
A.J. Pierzynski BOS 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 2.000 3.000
Buster Posey SF 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.667 2.667
Charlie Culberson COL 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000
DJ LeMahieu COL 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000
Abraham Almonte SEA 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000
Elvis Andrus TEX 1 1 0 2 1 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000
Norichika Aoki KC 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000
Josh Harrison PIT 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 .667 1.333 2.000
Devin Mesoraco CIN 4 2 1 1 0 0 0 .500 1.250 1.750

Best Matchups for Tyler Lyons (by OPS against, min 0 AB)

Batter Team AB H HR RBI BB K SB AVG SLG OPS
Khris Davis MIL 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Nelson Cruz BAL 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Mike Zunino SEA 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Adrian Beltre TEX 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Charlie Blackmon COL 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Tyler Chatwood COL 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Dustin Ackley SEA 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Corky Miller CIN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Carlos Triunfel LA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Brandon Belt SF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000

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

Lyons was called up from Triple-A Memphis in order to start Monday's game at the Mets.

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Lyons will start Monday's game against the Mets as expected, Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.

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Cardinals manager Mike Matheny said Thursday that the Cardinals will likely recall a pitcher from Triple-A Memphis to start Monday's game against the Mets, Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.

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Lyons pitched well in his Triple-A start Wednesday, throwing seven innings of one-run ball while surrendering just five hits and a walk.

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Lyons would be the probable replacement starter if Joe Kelly (hamstring) is forced to miss his start Monday, MLB.com's Jennifer Langosch reports.

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Lyons was optioned to Triple-A Memphis Wednesday after another poor showing in his last outing.

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Lyons was roughed up again Monday, this time in a relief role, giving up five runs on five hits and a walk in 1.1 innings during the loss to Boston.

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Lyons did not help his case for a spot in the rotation Monday, giving up seven earned runs on six hits and a walk over 0.2 innings against the Tigers.

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