What Is Tyler Kinley Position?
Tyler Kinley is a professional baseball pitcher for the Colorado Rockies of Major League Baseball (MLB). He previously played for the Minnesota Twins and Miami Marlins.
Tyler was recalled for the third time on July 31 of this year and went 2-1 with a 2.19 ERA (24.2 IP, 6 ER) in his final 27 appearances of the season, holding opponents to a.165 batting average.
Six times he threw two innings, the most he has ever done in a single appearance. Between April 2 and 20, he pitched a career-high 9.2 innings without allowing a run.
A 1.72 ERA and two saves in 14 bullpen appearances with New Orleans’ Triple-A affiliate (15.2 IP, 3 ER). The Twins and Marlins both used Kinley this season, and he made a combined total of 13 Major League appearances, going 0-3 with a 12.27 ERA (11.0 IP/15 ER).
On April 7 vs. Seattle, he made his MLB debut for the Minnesota Twins (1.0 ip, h, r, er, bb, 2 so). He was drafted by the Minnesota Twins in the 2017 Rule 5 Draft; he appeared in four relief appearances for the Twins before being designated for assignment on April 26 and was returned to Miami on May 1.
When he went back to work for the Marlins, the organization sent him to the Triple-A team in New Orleans.