Darryl Andrew Kile
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 5", Weight: 185 lb.
Born: December 2, 1968 in Garden Grove, CA
High School: Norco HS (Norco, CA) School: Chaffey College (Rancho Cucamonga, CA) by the Drafted Houston Astros in the 30th round of the 1987 amateur draft. Signed May 18, 1988.
( All Transactions) Debut: April 8, 1991 (Age 22)
vs. CIN 1.0 IP, 2 H, 1 SO, 0 BB, 0 ER Teams (by GP): Astros/Cardinals/Rockies 1991-2002 Final Game: June 18, 2002 (Age 33)
vs. ANA 2 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Died: June 22, 2002 in Chicago, IL Cremated
About biographical information
News -- December 2013
12/2 What the Heck, Bobby?: Happy Birthday - 12/2: Happy Birthday to ~SS Kristian Trompiz (18)Trompiz was signed by the Astros as a non-drafted free agent out of Venezuela in July ... News -- September 2013
9/25 The Cardinal Nation Blog: Wacha joins other Cardinals ever so close to a no-hitter: Instead of Michael Wacha joining Bud Smith and Jose Jimenez as St. Louis Cardinals rookies who threw no-hitters, he stands with ...
9/23 The Greatest 21 Days: Darryl Kile, Announced Starter - 201: Originally published April 22, 2010 Darryl Kile's name appeared on the stadium scoreboard, announced as that day's starter, many ...
9/16 Hot Corner Harbor: Retired Number Spin-Offs: Retired Number Rates Throughout the League, and Thoughts About Them: To celebrate the 300th post at Hot Corner Harbor, I’m taking a look at my favorite topic in a way that I’ve wanted to for ... News -- July 2013
7/26 i70baseball.com: Five Players For The New Cardinals Hall Of Fame: The United Cardinal Bloggers have requested that the member blogs weigh in with their choices for inductees into the St. Louis ...
7/24 stlCupOfJoe's Sports Page: Five to Belong in New St. Louis Cardinals Hall-of-Fame: Intro: Each month, the United Cardinal Bloggers are assigned one group writing project. Well, for July, piggybacking off last ... News -- June 2013
6/12 Baseball Analytics: Gammons: MLB Mentors Make all the Difference: Drake Britton (Journal Tribune)On Tuesday night in Portland, Maine, a 24-year old lefthanded pitcher with a million dollar arm, ...
6/12 i70baseball.com: The Great Matt Holliday Debate (with myself)I have always been flummoxed by Matt Holliday. ...
6/1 Crashburn Alley: Phillies Draft Retrospective: Gavin Floyd: The draft is less than a week away and my press credential application to attend the event has been denied by Major League Baseball. ... News -- April 2013
4/24 STLCardinalBaseball: The Importance of the Farm System and the Future of the Cardinals: Watching the FS Midwest pregame show this afternoon really got me thinking about how incredible this farm system really is. ... ... News -- February 2013
2/26 The Cardinal Nation Blog: Carpenter, Lohse and Dave Duncan’s impactComparing ERAs of St. Louis Cardinals pitchers with and without Dave Duncan as pitching coach. ... News -- December 2012
12/2 Redbird Rants: Cardinal Blogger Awards: The Cardinal Blogger Awards are an annual feature for the United Cardinals Bloggers, of which I am a member. After careful consideration ... News -- June 2012
6/22 Pitchers Hit Eighth: Darryl Kile and the legacy you leave behind: This week has been one of reflection for many people associated with the Cardinals – including us fans. The current team ...
6/18 Redbird Rants: Remembering Jack Buck and Darryl Kile, 10 Years Later: As hard as St. Louis Cardinals fans may find it to believe, this week marks the 10th anniversaries of the passing of both Jack ...
6/11 High Heat Stats: The 10 worst ERAs of all time: Responding to a reader question, here are the 10 worst seasonal ERAs for pitchers who qualified for the ERA title: Rk Player ERA ...
6/2 High Heat Stats: 10 Amazin’ Mets facts about Johan Santana’s no-hitter: Here are 10 facts about The Mets and Johan Santana following his no-hitter for the Mets. 1. The Mets had a whopping 26 compete-game ... News -- May 2012
5/10 High Heat Stats: Jekyll and Hyde Pitchers: Recently, John Autin coined the term “disaster start” to denote starts where a pitcher allows more runs than innings ... News -- January 2012
1/27 Pitchers Hit Eighth: UCB: Top 5 Iconic Cardinal Moments: Having read some of the other great lists posted at the other United Cardinal Blogger sites today, it’s both clear to me ... News -- November 2011
11/20 El Maquino: MARLINS DON’T THINK PUJOLS IS 31: > The Marlins think Albert Pujols is lying about his age, per Dan Le Batard of the Miami Herald, “like a lot of teams, ...
11/9 i70baseball.com: The UCB AwardsPlacing my votes in the UCB Awards. ... News -- October 2011
10/10 PaulLebowitz.com: Trading Joey Votto Is Risky For The Reds: The Reds are said to be prepared to listen to offers for Joey Votto. It will only be known in retrospect whether this is similar ... News -- September 2011
9/30 C70 At The Bat: Postseason Starts With A Curve:
Tony La Russa pulled out another of his sleight of hand tricks today, stating that Chris Carpenter would be ...
9/12 B-R Blog: Pitchers 29 Or Younger Since 1996 With 225+ IP In A Season: Since 1996, how many pitchers, age 29 or younger, have thrown 225+ innings in a season? Here is the list - Rk Yrs From To Age ... News -- August 2011
8/1 Pitchers Hit Eighth: Odds and Ends – The Housekeeping Post: I’ve got an ever-growing number of items floating around the ole desk here that I need to get resolved, so as such, here’s ... News -- July 2011
7/28 Baseball Analytics: Ervin Santana's No-No: The Angels' Ervin Santana no-hit the Indians on Wednesday afternoon -- but Cleveland still led the game until the fifth frame. ...
7/20 B-R Blog: SP winning with more walks than innings: Boston's Andrew Miller earned a win with 5.2 scoreless innings in Baltimore Wednesday, allowing just 2 hits but 6 walks. Miller ... News -- May 2011
5/6 MLBTradeRumors: From Glory To Goodbye: No-Hitter, Then Traded: Earlier in the week, we showed how no-hit pitchers arrived at their place of immortality. But when Francisco Liriano pitched ... News -- April 2011
4/23 B-R Blog: Anibal Sanchez nearly pitches the FIFTH no-hitter in Marlins history: Anibal Sanchez got pretty close to pitching another no-hitter last night. A few thoughts on that: I was amazed to hear that this ...
4/14 B-R Blog: Unlikely No-Hit Pitchers: One of the fun new things we can do with the PI is to sort the results of a game-finder search by a season finder. Here are all ... News -- March 2011
3/10 C70 At The Bat: A Game of Inches: Often it's said that baseball is a game of inches. Sometimes, life is as well.Yesterday, in the Braves/Cardinals game, Brian ... News -- October 2010
10/21 B-R Blog: Data Dump: Postseason Strikeout-to-Walk Ratio Leaders: B-R user Simmy Cohen noticed that we don't have a K/BB leaderboard on our all-time playoff pitching leaders page, and asked if ...
10/18 B-R Blog: 7+ ER & 4 IP Or Less In A Post-Season Game: In Game 2 of the 2010 ALCS, the Yankees Phil Hughes allowed 7 earned runs while only throwing 4 innings. How often does that happen? ...
10/6 B-R Blog: More Random Division Series Notes: Tacking on to Andy's playoff thoughts from earlier today... Familiarity Breeds Contempt The 2010 Yankees-Twins ALDS represents ... News -- July 2010
7/2 Pitchers Hit Eighth: Extending Cardinal Nation One Country at a Time: Growing up on the Iowa/Illinois border, two things were always assured every summer. You spent a lot of time in or around the ... News -- May 2010
5/23 B-R Blog: Jose Lima (1972-2010): Jose Lima has died. Needless to say, this is utterly shocking and tragically sad for his family and loved ones.
As always, I'm ...