Dylan David Coleman is a Major League Baseball pitcher who currently pitches for the Kansas City Royals. In 2021, he made his MLB debut.
Coleman went to Potosi High School, which is located in Potosi, Missouri. He went to Missouri State University to play collegiate baseball for the Bears after going undrafted out of high school in 2015.
In 2017, he was a member of the Cape Cod League’s Bourne Braves. In 2018, Coleman had his greatest collegiate season, going 10–2 with a 3.77 ERA and 129 strikeouts in 102+23 innings.
Coleman was selected in the fourth round of the 2018 Major League Baseball draft by the San Diego Padres.
Coleman pitched for the Tri-City Dust Devils and the Fort Wayne TinCaps in his professional debut season of 2018, going 1–2 with a 3.18 ERA and 29 strikeouts in 22+23 innings.
Coleman went 4–3 with a 3.18 ERA and 39 strikeouts over 34 innings with the AZL Padres, Fort Wayne, and Lake Elsinore Storm in 2019.
Because the Minor League Baseball season was canceled due to the COVID-19 outbreak, Coleman did not play in 2020.
Coleman was to the Kansas City Royals as a player to be named later on November 5, 2020, as part of a trade that sent Trevor Rosenthal to San Diego and Edward Olivares to Kansas City.
Coleman pitched for the Northwest Arkansas Naturals and the Omaha Storm Chasers in the minor leagues in 2021, going 5–1 with a 3.28 ERA and 93 strikeouts in 57+23 innings.
Coleman’s contract was selected to the active roster by Kansas City on September 21, 2021, and he made his MLB debut that night against the Cleveland Indians.
How Much Does Dylan Coleman Make?
Dylan Coleman makes an annual salary of $700,650.