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Brandon Lyon

+ Free Agent Status: FA
Positions: P-663
Proper Name: Brandon James Lyon
Born: August 10, 1979 (35.139) in Salt Lake City, Utah
Height/Weight: 6-1 / 170 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Taylorsville (Salt Lake City,UT)
College: Dixie State College of Utah
Drafted: 1999 -- 14th round (433rd overall) by Toronto Blue Jays (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:August 4,2001 (21.360)
TBC Player ID:25
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Recent Contract:Signed to Minor League Contract by Los Angeles Angels (2014-02-11)
Organizations:TOR, BOS, ARI, DET, HOU, NYN, ANA
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Pitch Repertoire Cutter (38.78%) -- Fastball (21.80%) -- Curveball (18.58%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (15.02%) -- Slider (3.46%) -- Changeup (2.36%)
Fastball Velocity: [2013] - 87.85 - [2012] - 89.76 - [2011] - 89.57 - [2010] - 91.27

Scouting Scores

control k-rating efficiency vsPower
71.38 36.75 72.12 72.25
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Recent Roster MovementAll Transactions

DateStatusNotes
2014-05-22FAOpted out of contract, declared free agency
2014-04-12MAssigned to Salt Lake (AAA)
2014-02-11MSigned to Minor League Contract
2013-08-01FAReleased by Red Sox
2013-07-19MSigned to minor league contract

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Pitching Statistics
Show AllMLB OnlyMinors Only
Month Day of Wk vs LH/RH Home/Away Day/Night vs Team Outs Inning Lineup Position
Situation Leadoff Last Batter Runner in Motion 1st Pitch Action Count Pitcher Type 1st Pitch Result vs Batter Stadium

YearTeamLgLevelUnif#OrgAgeWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BBBABIP
1999Dixie State CollegeNCAANCAA-fr19922.961212102 0766834259248632 1.218.051.072.8410.183.58--
2000Dixie State CollegeNCAANCAAso201510.692117118 21176616901615961 0.705.080.001.2312.239.94--
2000 QueensNYPLA-9tor20532.401513000060.143201616551100.826.450.150.908.259.17--
2001TennesseeSouAA-tor21503.6699000058.257252479451001.128.691.071.376.865.00--
2001 SyracuseILAAA17tor21533.711111210068.1683328710530001.159.000.931.327.015.30--
2001 Toronto Blue JaysALMLB28tor21544.29000063633130615350111.249.000.862.145.002.33.291
2002SyracuseILAAA-tor22495.091414000075.2995443419351001.5511.720.472.254.141.84--
2002 Toronto Blue JaysALMLB28tor22146.530000627847451419302021.5611.322.032.764.351.58.306
2003PawtucketILAAA-bos23003.375000208.1733127001.127.871.122.257.873.50--
2003 Boston Red SoxALMLB38bos23464.120031959733327619500021.5611.140.922.907.632.63.351
2004TucsonPCLAAA47ari242315.756300108.1151414344002.3716.873.374.504.501.00--
2005TucsonPCLAAA-ari25015.4054000055330040001.009.000.000.007.20----
2005 Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLB38ari25026.5200221429.1442521610171121.8613.661.863.105.281.70.358
2006Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLB38ari26243.910022069.1683230722461001.308.870.912.876.002.09.289
2007Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLB38ari27642.680020274702522222403111.248.510.242.684.861.82.287
2008Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLB38ari28354.7300502659.1753431713441001.4911.441.071.986.713.38.343
2009Detroit TigersALMLB37det29652.850027378.2562525731573021.106.380.803.536.491.84.234
2010Houston AstrosNLMLB37hou30663.1200282078682827231543031.277.850.233.586.231.74.276
2011Oklahoma CityPCLAAA-hou31000.0020000022000000001.009.000.000.000.00----
2011 Houston AstrosNLMLB37hou313311.770013413.12717174561002.4618.692.773.464.151.20.411
2012Houston AstrosNLMLB37hou32023.250011036371313311355001.339.250.752.758.753.18--
2012 Toronto Blue JaysALMLB31tor32402.880010125198829281011.126.840.723.2410.083.11.274
2013PawtucketILAAA28bos33001.804000325.15210130001.209.000.001.805.403.00--
2013 New York MetsNLMLB34nyn33225.03007034.1432019313231001.6511.380.793.446.091.77.374
2014Salt LakePCLAAA38ana34064.00200009017.2331180890002.2816.500.004.004.501.12--
MLB Totals42474.1657221002417968172133831569220465223141.389.530.912.916.152.11.329
AAA Totals11224.7167322115219123412010015441151001.4611.030.712.075.422.61--
AA Totals503.669900005957252479451001.128.691.071.376.865.00--
A- Totals532.40151300006043201616551100.826.450.150.908.259.17--
NCAA Totals2431.59332921100219313450349402459300.906.250.421.8711.426.13--
Arizona Diamondbacks (4 seasons)11154.032340001144223225711610422671476231.409.970.852.605.702.19--
Houston Astros (3 seasons)9114.0413100052241271325857947959031.419.350.643.336.732.02--
Detroit Tigers (1 seasons)652.856500027379562525731573021.106.380.803.536.491.84--
Toronto Blue Jays (3 seasons)1084.9856210010115016086832243933141.359.601.322.585.582.16--
Boston Red Sox (1 seasons)464.124900031959733327619500021.5611.140.922.907.632.63--
New York Mets (1 seasons)225.03370007034432019313231001.6511.380.793.446.091.77--
YearTeamLgLevelUnif#OrgAgeWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BBBABIP
Batting Statistics
Show AllMLB OnlyMinors Only
Month Day of Wk vs LH/RH Home/Away Day/Night vs Team Outs Inning Lineup Position
Situation Leadoff Last Batter Runner in Motion 1st Pitch Action Count Pitcher Type 1st Pitch Result vs Pitcher Stadium

YearTeamLgLevel#OrgPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
1999Dixie State CollegeNCAANCAA-fr1914511001200310000.200.500.8001300.6001.200.0000.335.048
2000Dixie State CollegeNCAANCAAso201831640005201131100.129.357.129486.000.419.1430.27--443
2004TucsonPCLAAA47arip2462000000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
2006Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLB38arip260100000001
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000000--1.000--1000---0.00--01
2011Houston AstrosNLMLB37houp311
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01
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1
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0010000000001.0001.0002.00030001.0001.0001.000----21
2013New York MetsNLMLB34nynp330000000000000000---------------00
MLB Totals12011110010010000001.0001.0002.00030001.0002.0001.0000.00--22
AAA Totals62000000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
NCAA Totals32367500172014410100.139.380.222602.083.528.1290.2936.0851
Houston Astros (1 seasons)1510110010000000001.0001.0002.00030001.0001.0001.000----21
New York Mets (1 seasons)370000000000000000--1.000--------------00
Arizona Diamondbacks (1 seasons)680100000001000000--1.000----------0.00--01
YearTeamLgLevel#OrgPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
Other Pitching Statistics
YearTeam NameLeagueWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9
2006Texas RangersMLB Spring Training017.36900010111499259001.7311.451.644.097.36
2007Texas RangersMLB Spring Training002.7090001010733029000.906.300.001.808.10
2008Texas RangersMLB Spring Training0113.509000108.2191413223002.4219.732.082.083.12
2009Detroit TigersMLB Spring Training035.2512000101218127537001.7513.503.752.255.25
2010Houston AstrosMLB Spring Training016.4360000071165023001.8614.140.002.573.86
2011Houston AstrosMLB Spring Training015.6280000081165001101.3712.370.000.001.12
2012Houston AstrosMLB Spring Training003.271100010111344207001.1810.641.640.005.73
2013New York MetsMLB Spring Training017.00100001191477135001.8914.001.003.005.00
2014Los Angeles AngelsMLB Spring Training004.508100528944006001.1210.120.000.006.75
Fielding Statistics
Year Team League Level Position G INN PO A E DP FPCT RF/9 RF/G
2000QueensNYPLA-P15 8811.941--9.60
 
2001TennesseeSouAAP9 513001.000--18.00
2001SyracuseILAAAP11 56011.000--9.00
2001Toronto Blue JaysALMLBP116339001.0001.719.82
 
2002SyracuseILAAAP14 61220.900--11.57
2002Toronto Blue JaysALMLBP156251211.9442.4710.20
 
2003PawtucketILAAAP5 11001.000--3.60
2003Boston Red SoxALMLBP49593710.9091.531.84
 
2004TucsonPCLAAAP6 20001.000--3.00
 
2005TucsonPCLAAAP5 01001.000--1.80
2005Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBP322924001.0001.861.69
 
2006Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBP686918011.0001.171.19
 
2007Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBP73743911.9231.461.48
 
2008Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBP615944001.0001.221.18
 
2009Detroit TigersALMLBP65781016021.0003.003.60
 
2010Houston AstrosNLMLBP7978121220.9232.772.73
 
2011Oklahoma CityPCLAAAP2 0000.000--0.00
2011Houston AstrosNLMLBP151343011.0004.854.20
 
2012Houston AstrosNLMLBP373612001.0000.750.73
2012Toronto Blue JaysALMLBP302523001.0001.801.50
 
2013PawtucketILAAAP4 21001.000--6.75
2013New York MetsNLMLBP37341510.8571.591.46
 
2014Salt LakePCLAAAP20 2311.833--2.25
Fielding Totals by Position/League:MLBP572679519466.9601.922.28
 AAAP670182432.933--5.64
 AAP90513001.000--18.00
 A-P1508811.941--9.60


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