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Jordan Lyles

Jordan Horton Lyles (twitter: @JordanLyles24)

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 4", Weight: 230 lb.

Born: October 19, 1990 in Hartsville, SC
High School: Hartsville HS (Hartsville, SC)
Drafted
by the Houston Astros in the 1st round (38th pick) of the 2008 amateur draft.
Signed June 5, 2008. (All Transactions)
Debut: May 31, 2011 (Age 20.224, 17,568th in MLB history)   vs. CHC 7.0 IP, 5 H, 4 SO, 0 BB, 2 ER
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2011 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Astros/Rockies 2011-2016
2016 Contract Status: Signed thru 2016, 1 yr/$2.98M (16) (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2016): 4.060, Arb Eligible: 2017, Free Agent: 2018 [*], Agents: Ballengee Group, previously: Palmetto Sports Management Group [*]
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Standard Pitching

Year Age Tm Lg W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W Awards
2011 20 HOU NL 2 8 .200 5.36 20 15 2 0 0 0 94.0 107 61 56 14 26 1 67 5 0 0 415 71 4.53 1.415 10.2 1.3 2.5 6.4 2.58
2012 21 HOU NL 5 12 .294 5.09 25 25 0 1 1 0 141.1 159 97 80 20 42 4 99 5 0 2 628 79 4.53 1.422 10.1 1.3 2.7 6.3 2.36
2013 22 HOU AL 7 9 .438 5.59 27 25 1 0 0 1 141.2 165 98 88 17 49 1 93 11 2 5 642 72 4.57 1.511 10.5 1.1 3.1 5.9 1.90
2014 23 COL NL 7 4 .636 4.33 22 22 0 0 0 0 126.2 127 64 61 12 46 1 90 8 0 6 546 98 4.22 1.366 9.0 0.9 3.3 6.4 1.96
2015 24 COL NL 2 5 .286 5.14 10 10 0 0 0 0 49.0 54 32 28 2 19 1 30 3 0 2 212 92 3.79 1.490 9.9 0.4 3.5 5.5 1.58
2016 25 COL NL 1 2 .333 8.55 5 5 0 0 0 0 20.0 27 24 19 1 14 1 12 2 0 2 102 57 4.92 2.050 12.2 0.5 6.3 5.4 0.86
6 Yrs 24 40 .375 5.22 109 102 3 1 1 1 572.2 639 376 332 66 196 9 391 34 2 17 2545 79 4.42 1.458 10.0 1.0 3.1 6.1 1.99
162 Game Avg. 8 13 .375 5.22 35 33 1 0 0 0 185 206 121 107 21 63 3 126 11 1 5 820 79 4.42 1.458 10.0 1.0 3.1 6.1 1.99
COL (3 yrs) 10 11 .476 4.97 37 37 0 0 0 0 195.2 208 120 108 15 79 3 132 13 0 10 860 89 4.18 1.467 9.6 0.7 3.6 6.1 1.67
HOU (3 yrs) 14 29 .326 5.35 72 65 3 1 1 1 377.0 431 256 224 51 117 6 259 21 2 7 1685 74 4.54 1.454 10.3 1.2 2.8 6.2 2.21
NL (5 yrs) 17 31 .354 5.10 82 77 2 1 1 0 431.0 474 278 244 49 147 8 298 23 0 12 1903 82 4.37 1.441 9.9 1.0 3.1 6.2 2.03
AL (1 yr) 7 9 .438 5.59 27 25 1 0 0 1 141.2 165 98 88 17 49 1 93 11 2 5 642 72 4.57 1.511 10.5 1.1 3.1 5.9 1.90
Hold your mouse over the values in the Saves, ERA, or FIP columns for additional information.

Player Value--Pitchers

WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Year Age Tm Lg IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Awards
2011 20 HOU NL 94.0 20 15 61 5.84 4.25 0.12 0.14 100.6 4.30 -17 -1.7 1.00 -0.1 -1.0 -9 .414 .489
2012 21 HOU NL 141.1 25 25 97 6.18 4.39 -0.38 0.17 103.6 5.10 -18 -1.8 -0.1 -0.7 -5 .427 .489
2013 22 HOU AL 141.2 27 25 98 6.23 4.39 -0.31 0.16 99.3 4.83 -24 -2.4 3.97 -0.2 -1.2 -9 .411 .485
2014 23 COL NL 126.2 22 22 64 4.55 4.01 0.14 0.15 112.2 4.51 0 0.0 -0.1 1.1 9 .501 .500 $502,000
2015 24 COL NL 49.0 10 10 32 5.88 4.27 -0.13 0.17 122.5 5.60 -1 -0.1 -0.0 0.3 3 .486 .499 $2,475,000
2016 25 COL NL 20.0 5 5 24 10.80 4.33 0.02 0.17 122.8 5.50 -11 -1.0 -0.0 -0.9 -10 .301 .494
6 Seasons 572.2 109 102 376 5.91 4.27 -0.13 0.16 106.2 4.83 -72 -7.1 1.85 -0.5 -2.4 -21 .435 .491 $2,977,000
COL (3 yrs) 195.2 37 37 120 5.52 4.11 0.06 0.16 115.9 4.88 -13 -1.1 -0.1 0.5 2 .470 .499 $2,977,000
HOU (3 yrs) 377.0 72 65 256 6.11 4.36 -0.23 0.16 101.2 4.80 -59 -5.9 1.85 -0.3 -2.8 -23 .418 .488

Batting Against -- Pitching*

Year Age Tm Lg PAu G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS BAbip TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB ROE
2011 20 HOU NL 20 415 376 61 107 21 5 14 4 0 26 67 .285 .338 .479 .817 .314 180 6 5 7 1 1 5
2012 21 HOU NL 25 628 570 97 159 26 3 20 10 4 42 99 .279 .332 .440 .772 .305 251 11 5 6 4 4 16
2013 22 HOU AL 27 642 579 98 165 37 4 17 5 3 49 93 .285 .350 .451 .801 .314 261 11 11 0 3 1 11
2014 23 COL NL 22 546 485 64 127 31 4 12 6 0 46 90 .262 .334 .416 .750 .298 202 12 8 4 3 1 3
2015 24 COL NL 10 212 186 32 54 12 0 2 6 2 19 30 .290 .364 .387 .751 .335 72 10 3 3 1 1 2
2016 25 COL NL 5 102 84 24 27 6 1 1 5 0 14 12 .321 .426 .452 .878 .361 38 2 2 1 1 1 2
6 Yrs 109 2545 2280 376 639 133 17 66 36 9 196 391 .280 .344 .440 .785 .312 1004 52 34 21 13 9 39
162 Game Avg. 35 820 735 121 206 43 5 21 12 3 63 126 .280 .344 .440 .785 .312 324 17 11 7 4 3 13
MLB Averages .254 .318 .399 .716 .297

Win Probability*

Year Age Tm Lg PtchR PtchW Plays WPA WPA+ WPA- aLI WPA/LI Clutch RE24 REW boLI RE24/boLI LevHi LevMd LevLo
2011 20 HOU NL -16.4 -1.6 421 -2.1 7.1 -9.2 1.06 -2.0 0.0 -15.7 -1.6 0.98 -19.2 2 0 2
2012 21 HOU NL -20.6 -2.0 643 -2.5 10.9 -13.4 1.09 -1.7 -0.6 -25.9 -2.5 0.97 -20.0 0 0 0
2013 22 HOU AL -25.5 -2.5 656 -1.6 10.8 -12.5 1.02 -2.0 0.4 -31.4 -3.0 0.98 -24.9 1 1 0
2014 23 COL NL 0.2 0.0 560 -0.2 9.0 -9.1 .96 -0.7 0.6 -1.1 -0.1 0.94 -8.0 0 0 0
2015 24 COL NL -2.7 -0.3 224 -0.5 4.0 -4.5 1.11 0.1 -0.5 -5.1 -0.5 0.99 -0.4 0 0 0
2016 25 COL NL -8.3 -0.8 109 -0.8 1.6 -2.5 1.18 -0.5 -0.2 -11.0 -0.9 1.07 -6.7 0 0 0
6 Yrs -73.4 -7.2 2613 -7.7 43.4 -51.1 1.04 -6.9 -0.5 -90.1 -8.5 0.97 -79.2 3 1 2

Starting Pitching*

Data only available back to 1913
Year Age Tm Lg G GS Wgs Lgs ND Wchp Ltuf Wtm Ltm tmW-L% Wlst Lsv CG SHO QS QS% GmScA Best Wrst BQR BQS sDR lDR RS/GS RS/IP IP/GS Pit/GS <80 80-99 100-119 ≥120 Max
2011 20 HOU NL 20 15 2 7 6 1 1 3 12 .200 2 3 0 0 6 40% 46.7 63 17 12 7 0 7 3.5 3.2 6.0 99 1 7 7 0 113
2012 21 HOU NL 25 25 5 12 8 1 2 6 19 .240 4 3 1 1 10 40% 45.5 81 18 18 11 0 17 3.2 3.5 5.7 95 1 16 8 0 118
2013 22 HOU AL 27 25 7 9 9 3 1 9 16 .360 5 0 0 0 10 40% 43.8 79 6 16 4 1 12 5.0 5.1 5.6 96 3 13 9 0 115
2014 23 COL NL 22 22 7 4 11 2 2 10 12 .455 4 3 0 0 11 50% 49.7 66 23 12 7 0 12 5.8 5.6 5.8 95 1 11 10 0 110
2015 24 COL NL 10 10 2 5 3 0 0 3 7 .300 1 0 0 0 3 30% 45.8 60 21 6 4 0 6 3.3 3.4 4.9 77 4 6 0 0 98
2016 25 COL NL 5 5 1 2 2 0 0 2 3 .400 0 1 0 0 1 20% 34.8 70 19 6 4 0 3 7.0 4.7 4.0 69 4 1 0 0 84
6 Yrs 109 102 24 39 39 7 6 33 69 .324 16 10 1 1 41 40% 46 81 6 70 37 1 57 4.4 4.3 5.5 93 14 54 34 0 118
MLB Averages .500 52% 52 104 -16 4.2 4.0 5.9 95

Reliever Pitching*

Data only available back to 1913
Year Age Tm Lg G GR GF Wgr Lgr SVOpp SV BSv SV% SVSit Hold IR IS IS% 1stIP aLI LevHi LevMd LevLo Ahd Tie Bhd Runr Empt >3o <3o IPmult 0DR Out/GR Pit/GR
2011 20 HOU NL 20 5 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 9 1.061 2 0 2 2 1 2 0 5 1 2 1 1 2.6 19
2013 22 HOU AL 27 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 100% 2 1 3 0 0% 7 1.023 1 1 0 2 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 0 4.0 27
2 Yrs 47 7 3 0 1 1 1 0 100% 3 1 3 0 0% 1.038 3 1 2 4 1 2 1 6 2 3 2 1 3.0 21

Ratio Pitching*

Year Age Tm Lg PA Ptn% HR% SO% BB% XBH% X/H% GB/FB GO/AO IP% LD% HR/FB IF/FB DPopp DPs DP%
2011 20 HOU NL 415 55% 3.4% 16.1% 6.3% 9.6% 37% 0.71 1.06 71% 23% 8.9% 12% 84 6 7%
2012 21 HOU NL 628 55% 3.2% 15.8% 6.7% 7.8% 31% 1.16 1.51 72% 19% 10.3% 10% 127 11 9%
2013 22 HOU AL 642 45% 2.7% 14.5% 7.6% 9.0% 35% 0.97 1.31 74% 24% 7.7% 10% 132 11 8%
2014 23 COL NL 546 48% 2.2% 16.5% 8.4% 8.6% 37% 1.07 1.60 71% 26% 6.9% 8% 98 12 12%
2015 24 COL NL 212 46% 0.9% 14.2% 9.0% 6.6% 26% 0.97 1.52 73% 29% 3.0% 16% 42 10 24%
2016 25 COL NL 102 54% 1.0% 11.8% 13.7% 7.8% 30% 1.00 1.40 71% 28% 3.1% 11% 19 2 11%
6 Yrs 2545 50% 2.6% 15.4% 7.7% 8.5% 34% 0.99 1.39 72% 23% 7.8% 11% 502 52 10%
MLB Averages 46% 2.5% 19.9% 7.9% 7.5% 33% 0.83 1.11 68% 22% 7.7% 13% 11%

Pitch Summary -- Pitching*

Year Age Tm Lg PA Pit Pit/PA Str Str% L/Str S/Str F/Str I/Str AS/Str I/Bll AS/Pit Con 1st% 30% 30c 30s 02% 02c 02s 02h L/SO S/SO L/SO% 3pK 4pW PAu Pitu Stru
2011 20 HOU NL 416 1573 3.78 995 63.3% 26.5% 14.9% 26.7% 31.9% 73.5% 0.2% 46.5% 79.8% 62.0% 5.8% 24 16 22.4% 93 46 6 11 56 16.4% 9 7 0 0 0
2012 21 HOU NL 629 2364 3.76 1478 62.8% 26.7% 12.3% 28.3% 32.6% 73.3% 1.2% 46.0% 83.2% 61.4% 4.6% 29 16 23.4% 147 76 8 25 74 25.3% 23 9 0 0 0
2013 22 HOU AL 643 2445 3.80 1483 60.7% 26.2% 12.8% 28.0% 33.0% 73.8% 0.3% 44.8% 82.6% 55.7% 5.8% 37 29 16.8% 108 50 6 24 69 25.8% 8 7 0 0 0
2014 23 COL NL 546 2100 3.85 1284 61.3% 26.8% 12.9% 29.0% 31.3% 73.2% 0.5% 44.8% 82.3% 57.0% 5.3% 29 23 19.6% 107 51 8 15 72 16.7% 11 5 0 0 0
2015 24 COL NL 213 767 3.60 461 60.4% 21.5% 15.4% 28.4% 34.7% 78.5% 1.3% 47.4% 80.4% 57.7% 3.3% 7 4 14.1% 30 10 2 2 27 6.7% 3 2 0 0 0
2016 25 COL NL 102 347 3.40 199 58.0% 24.1% 10.6% 28.1% 37.2% 75.9% 2.7% 44.0% 86.1% 63.7% 8.8% 9 4 14.7% 15 5 0 2 9 16.7% 1 4 0 0 0
6 Yrs 2549 9596 3.76 5900 61.7% 26.1% 13.2% 28.1% 32.6% 73.9% 0.7% 45.6% 82.2% 58.9% 5.3% 135 92 19.6% 500 238 30 79 307 20.2% 55 34 0 0 0
MLB Averages 3.82 63.9% 27.4% 16.1% 27.2% 29.3% 72.6% 1.4% 46.4% 77.8% 60.1% 4.6% 24.2% 24.0%

Baserunning & Situational Stats*

Hits Home Runs Advances Baserunning
Year Age Tm Lg PA H Inf Bnt All GS GSo vRH vLH Hm Rd <2,3B Scr SO % ROE WP PB SBO SB CS SB% SB2 CS2 SB3 CS3 SBH CSH PO PCS BT PAu
2011 20 HOU NL 415 107 8 2 14 0 10 8 6 8 6 24 11 2 46% 5 0 0 154 4 0 100% 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0
2012 21 HOU NL 628 159 27 1 20 0 25 8 12 8 12 43 23 3 53% 16 2 0 220 10 4 71% 9 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 8 0
2013 22 HOU AL 642 165 23 2 17 2 23 10 7 11 6 55 31 7 56% 11 5 0 240 5 3 63% 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0
2014 23 COL NL 546 127 13 1 12 0 9 5 7 6 6 19 13 0 68% 3 6 2 206 6 0 100% 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 0
2015 24 COL NL 212 54 7 2 2 0 5 2 0 1 1 15 6 0 40% 2 2 1 79 6 2 75% 4 2 2 0 0 0 1 1 5 0
2016 25 COL NL 102 27 4 0 1 0 7 0 1 1 0 15 11 0 73% 2 2 0 34 5 0 100% 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0
6 Yrs 2545 639 82 8 66 2 79 33 33 35 31 171 95 12 56% 39 17 3 933 36 9 80% 33 9 3 0 0 0 2 1 45 0
MLB Averages 52% 72%

Cumulative Pitching

Year Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF ERA+ WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W ERA+
2011 20 2 8 .200 5.36 20 15 2 0 0 0 94.0 107 61 56 14 26 1 67 5 0 0 415 71 1.415 10.2 1.3 2.5 6.4 2.58 71
2012 21 7 20 .259 5.20 45 40 2 1 1 0 235.1 266 158 136 34 68 5 166 10 0 2 1043 76 1.419 10.2 1.3 2.6 6.3 2.44 76
2013 22 14 29 .326 5.35 72 65 3 1 1 1 377.0 431 256 224 51 117 6 259 21 2 7 1685 74 1.454 10.3 1.2 2.8 6.2 2.21 74
2014 23 21 33 .389 5.09 94 87 3 1 1 1 503.2 558 320 285 63 163 7 349 29 2 13 2231 80 1.432 10.0 1.1 2.9 6.2 2.14 80
2015 24 23 38 .377 5.10 104 97 3 1 1 1 552.2 612 352 313 65 182 8 379 32 2 15 2443 81 1.437 10.0 1.1 3.0 6.2 2.08 81
2016 25 24 40 .375 5.22 109 102 3 1 1 1 572.2 639 376 332 66 196 9 391 34 2 17 2545 79 1.458 10.0 1.0 3.1 6.1 1.99 79

Neutralized Pitching

Change to: Default / 750 Runs / 1968 Dodgers / 2000 Rockies or

All seasons are converted to 162-game seasons &
average team scoring of 688 total runs (4.25 R/G)
How this works
Year Age W L W-L% ERA IP H R ER HR BB SO HBP WHIP H9 BB9 SO9 SO/W HR9 Gact
2011 20 4 6 .400 5.46 94.0 110 63 57 14 27 67 5 1.457 10.5 2.6 6.4 2.48 1.3 20
2012 21 6 10 .375 5.49 141.0 158 96 86 20 42 99 5 1.418 10.1 2.7 6.3 2.36 1.3 25
2013 22 6 10 .375 5.45 142.0 164 96 86 17 49 93 11 1.500 10.4 3.1 5.9 1.90 1.1 27
2014 23 7 7 .500 3.83 127.0 124 60 54 12 45 90 8 1.331 8.8 3.2 6.4 2.00 0.9 22
2015 24 2 3 .400 4.59 49.0 51 28 25 2 18 30 3 1.408 9.4 3.3 5.5 1.67 0.4 10
2016 25 1 1 .500 8.10 20.0 24 20 18 1 12 12 2 1.800 10.8 5.4 5.4 1.00 0.5 5
6 Yrs 26 37 .413 5.12 573.0 631 363 326 66 193 391 34 1.438 9.9 6.1 2.03 1.0 109



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Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year-Value-Rank · Glossary

Shutouts s c a p y
2012 NL  1 (8th)

Earned Runs s c a p y
2013 AL  88 (10th)

Hit By Pitch s c a p y
2013 AL  11 (7th)

Youngest s c a p y
2011 NL  born 1990-10-19 (3rd)
2012 NL  born 1990-10-19 (8th)

Hall Of Fame Statistics

Player rank in (·)

Gray InkPitching - 1 (2743), Average HOFer ≈ 185
Hall of Fame StandardsPitching - 3 (1810), Average HOFer ≈ 50
JAWS Starting Pitcher (3389th), -2.3 career WAR/-2.3 7yr-peak WAR/-2.3 JAWS
Average HOF P (out of 62) = 73.9 career WAR/50.3 7yr-peak WAR/62.1 JAWS

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