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Tyler Colvin

28-Year-Old Outfielder – San Francisco Giants

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LEAGUE: AAA    40 MAN: NO   BATS: L   THROWS: L   HT: 6' 3"   WT: 210   DOB: 9/5/1985   BORN: Augusta, GA   COLLEGE: Clemson   DRAFTED: 1st Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed with the Giants in February of 2014.

March 29, 2014  –  Tyler Colvin News

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Colvin was assigned to Triple-A Fresno on Saturday, the San Francisco Chronicle reports.

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Tyler Colvin 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
2007 21 A Day 63 255 245 38 75 34 24 3 7 50 10 4 10 47 0 0 0 .306 .336 .514 .850
2007 21 AA TEN 62 257 247 34 72 22 11 2 9 31 7 1 5 54 1 1 3 .291 .313 .462 .775
2008 22 AA TEN 137 602 540 68 138 52 27 11 14 80 7 4 44 101 5 9 4 .256 .312 .424 .736
2009 23 A Day 32 128 112 18 28 8 5 2 1 10 3 1 13 27 0 3 0 .250 .326 .357 .683
2009 23 AA TEN 84 330 307 51 92 34 13 7 14 50 5 1 16 57 4 2 1 .300 .334 .524 .858
2009 23 MAJ CHN 6 20 17 1 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 5 0 1 0 .176 .250 .176 .426
2010 24 MAJ CHN 135 394 358 60 91 43 18 5 20 56 6 1 30 100 1 2 3 .254 .316 .500 .816
2011 25 AAA Iow 50 212 203 32 53 25 12 6 7 32 1 1 5 55 1 3 0 .261 .275 .483 .758
2011 25 MAJ CHC 80 222 206 17 31 17 8 3 6 20 0 0 14 58 1 1 0 .150 .204 .306 .510
2012 26 MAJ COL 136 446 420 62 122 55 27 10 18 72 7 3 21 117 2 1 2 .290 .327 .531 .858
2013 27 AAA Col 67 269 229 47 63 23 8 6 9 32 6 3 36 62 1 1 2 .275 .377 .480 .857
2013 27 MAJ COL 27 78 75 8 12 3 0 0 3 10 0 0 3 27 0 0 0 .160 .192 .280 .472
2014 28 AAA Fre 13 50 46 5 8 3 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 14 0 0 0 .174 .240 .239 .479
3-Year Averages MAJ   81 246 233 29 55 24 11 4 9 34 2 1 12 67 1 0 0 .236 .273 .433 .707
Career  (View All) MAJ   384 1160 1076 148 259 118 53 18 47 160 13 4 70 307 4 5 5 .241 .289 .454 .743

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

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Tyler Colvin Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Days To Display:    Show 7Show 7    Show 14Show 14    Show 30Show 30
DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF E AVG OBP SLG OPS
Apr. 15 LAD Did not play.
Apr. 13 Col Did not play.
Apr. 12 Col Did not play.
Apr. 11 Col Did not play.
Apr. 10 Ari Did not play.
Apr. 9 Ari Did not play.
Apr. 8 Ari Did not play.
Apr. 6 @LAD Did not play.
Apr. 5 @LAD Did not play.
Apr. 4 @LAD Did not play.
Apr. 3 @Ari Did not play.
Apr. 2 @Ari Did not play.
Apr. 1 @Ari Did not play.
Mar. 31 @Ari Did not play.
Last 7 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 14 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 30 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000

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Tyler Colvin: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2013 1 23 4 16 4
2012 31 94 10 38 59
2011 4 58 10 8 44
2010 111 55 18 59
2009 6 6

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Tyler Colvin Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2013401030.150.150.300
201210071120.270.450.752
2011351010.057.086.169

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2013357370.171.429.665
20123205517607.297.556.891
2011171166190.170.351.578

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20133973100.256.487.780
20122073711501.338.6521.032
2011755280.107.227.419

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2013361000.056.056.137
2012213257226.244.413.687
2011131124120.176.351.561
Tyler Colvin Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2007 21 A Day 255 245 3.9% 18.4% 0.21 81% .356 .208
2007 21 AA TEN 257 247 1.9% 21% 0.09 78% .342 .171
2008 22 AA TEN 602 540 7.3% 16.8% 0.44 81% .292 .168
2009 23 A Day 128 112 10.2% 21.1% 0.48 76% .321 .107
2009 23 AA TEN 330 307 4.8% 17.3% 0.28 81% .331 .224
2009 23 MAJ CHN 20 17 10% 25% 0.40 71% .250 .000
2010 24 MAJ CHN 394 358 7.6% 25.4% 0.30 72% .298 .246
2011 25 AAA Iow 212 203 2.4% 25.9% 0.09 73% .326 .222
2011 25 MAJ CHC 222 206 6.3% 26.1% 0.24 72% .176 .156
2012 26 MAJ COL 446 420 4.7% 26.2% 0.18 72% .365 .241
2013 27 AAA Col 269 229 13.4% 23% 0.58 73% .342 .205
2013 27 MAJ COL 78 75 3.8% 34.6% 0.11 64% .200 .120
2014 28 AAA Fre 50 46 8% 28% 0.29 70% .250 .065
3-Year Averages MAJ   246 233 4.9% 27.2% 0.18 71% .293 .197
Career MAJ   1160 1076 6% 26.5% 0.23 71% .294 .213

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Best Matchups for Tyler Colvin (by OPS, min 3 AB)

Batter Team AB H HR RBI BB K SB AVG SLG OPS
John Lannan NY-N 3 3 1 2 1 0 0 1.000 2.667 3.667
Stephen Strasburg WAS 4 3 2 3 0 0 0 .750 2.250 3.000
Dan Haren LA 5 3 2 3 0 1 0 .600 1.800 2.400
John Danks CHI-A 3 2 1 3 0 0 0 .667 1.667 2.333
Ervin Santana ATL 3 2 1 3 0 1 0 .667 1.667 2.333
Frank Francisco CHI-A 3 2 0 0 0 1 0 .667 1.333 2.000
Kyle Kendrick PHI 3 2 0 0 1 0 0 .667 1.000 1.750
Edinson Volquez PIT 6 3 1 3 0 1 0 .500 1.167 1.667
Josh Collmenter AZ 3 1 1 2 0 2 0 .333 1.333 1.667
Max Scherzer DET 3 2 0 0 0 1 0 .667 1.000 1.667

Worst Matchups for Tyler Colvin (by OPS, min 3 AB)

Batter Team AB H HR RBI BB K SB AVG SLG OPS
Tyler Skaggs ANA 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Henry Sosa LA 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Huston Street SD 3 0 0 0 0 3 0 .000 .000 .000
Joe Thatcher AZ 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .000 .000 .000
Micah Owings MIA 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .000 .000 .000
Jarrod Parker OAK 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Oliver Perez AZ 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Kris Medlen ATL 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .000 .000 .000
Tommy Milone OAK 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Charlie Morton PIT 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .000 .000 .000

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

Colvin went 2-for-4 with a solo blast Monday.

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Colvin homered for the first time this spring in Tuesday's loss to the Indians.

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Colvin said his legs were sore after a couple of hard slides. He will be given a couple days of rest.

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Colvin signed a minor league deal with the Giants, Alex Pavlovic of the San Jose Mercury News reports.

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Colvin will not receive a major league deal from the Orioles following his physical, MASNsports.com reports.

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The Orioles have reportedly had some issues regarding the results of Colvin's physical, Jerry Crasnick of ESPN reports.

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Colvin agreed to a contract with the Orioles on Wednesday pending a physical, Dan Connolly of the Baltimore Sun reports.

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Colvin elected free agency Friday, Baseball America's Matt Eddy reports.

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Colvin was outrighted off the 40-man roster Wednesday, the Denver Post reports.

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Colvin was optioned to Triple-A Colorado Springs on Thursday, the Denver Post's Troy Renck reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

There was no outlook written for Tyler Colvin.

2013

Colvin's resurgent 2012 campaign was a pleasant surprise for the Rockies, who virtually ushered Todd Helton out of the lineup in June to accommodate Colvin's hot bat. Injuries in the outfield allowed Colvin to play regularly the rest of the season, enabling Colvin to prominently factor into the team's plans in 2013. Colvin's ability to play all three outfield positions and first base should keep him in the mix for a starting job, potentially even facilitating a trade of Dexter Fowler or Michael Cuddyer. Even if Colvin finds a clear path to playing time, tread carefully during draft day, as Colvin's aversion to drawing walks may result in deep slumps that leave deleterious effects across the board, as we saw during his .150/.204/.306 campaign with the Cubs in 2011.

2012

After a 20-homer rookie season, the former first-round pick fell apart in 2011, posting a .150/.204/.306 line in 206 major league at-bats. Colvin almost never draws a walk, and his high strikeout rate and average defensive skills make him a long shot to see regular playing time despite his ample power. Colvin was dealt to the Rockies in December, so if he does somehow break into the lineup, there's some home run upside. But he doesn't offer much else.

2011

The Cubs' top pick in 2006, Colvin broke out in 2010 with 20 homers and a .254/.316/.500 line in 358 at-bats as a 24-year-old. Colvin can play all three outfield positions, but will likely begin the year backing up both Alfonso Soriano and Kosuke Fukudome, a situation that might remedied by a Soriano injury or a Fukudome trade before too long. Even if all three are with the team, Colvin will get frequent at-bats and might even spell Marlon Byrd in center field on occasion. Colvin's plate discipline could use work, and he strikes out too much, making him a batting average risk. But at age 25, he's only likely to get better. While Colvin's expected to be 100 percent healthy for the start of spring training, it's worth noting he suffered one of the more gruesome injuries imaginable on a baseball diamond when a jagged piece of a broken bat punctured his chest and collapsed his lung in mid-September.

2010

The Cubs' top pick in 2006, Colvin took a step forward last year, going .300/.334/.524 in 307 Double-A at-bats. The problem is Colvin still doesn't have much plate discipline, and that Double-A line is less impressive when you consider he turned 24 in September. Colvin still has room to grow, but at this point it's hard to see a player with only modest power and poor on-base skills developing into more than a serviceable major league regular. He'll likely start the year at Triple-A and his chances of seeing time in center field for the Cubs took a hit with the addition of Marlon Byrd in free agency.

2008

The Cubs' first-round pick in 2006, Colvin hit a combined .299/.324/.488 between High-A Daytona Beach and Double-A Tennessee. His ability to hit for power and speed is attractive, but his 15:101 BB:K ratio bodes badly as he ascends through the system. Colvin is expected to start the year at Triple-A Iowa in 2008 in the hope of having him with the big-league club in 2009.

2007

The Cubs' 2006 first-round draft pick flashed some power and speed in short season Single-A last year, but drew just 17 walks against 55 strikeouts in 265 at-bats. Still, it was his first season of professional ball and he impressed scouts with his defense and ability to hit for power to all fields. In fact, Baseball America named him the top prospect in the Northwest League. Colvin could ascend through the Cubs' system quickly if he improves his on-base skills.