Tyler Cloyd

Height: 6' 3"
Weight: 210
Bat: R
Throw: R
College: Nebraska Omaha
Birth Place: Papillion, Nebraska
Draft: 2008 18th round by the
  • Aaron Judge’s right-field circus shows it’s all going well for Yankees
    New York Post

    Aaron Judge’s right-field circus shows it’s all going well for Yankees

    Aaron Judge has wowed the baseball world with immense power and surprising speed for a man of his size. Saturday afternoon, it was the sculpted 6-foot-7 outfielder’s quick reflexes that turned heads — and proved to be the difference in a 3-2 Yankees victory over the Athletics at the Stadium. With the scored tied at one in the sixth inning, two outs and Ryon Healy on third base, Trevor Plouffe blooped a shallow pop-up to right field. Starlin Castro ranged into the outfield, and reached out his glove. The ball glanced off the leather, but the on-rushing Judge snared it and stopped on a dime to avoid overrunning it, preventing the go-ahead run from scoring. “That happened to me like that [before],

  • Theme trips and W's? Cubs are ready to have some fun

    Theme trips and W's? Cubs are ready to have some fun

    Jesse joined ESPN Chicago in September 2009 and covers the Chicago Cubs for ESPNChicago.com and ESPN Radio 1000. LOS ANGELES -- A winning homestand -- and a spot atop the National League Central -- followed by their first theme trip of the season. The Chicago Cubs are starting to look and feel like the Cubs team that took the league by storm under manager Joe Maddon, leading to last fall's World Series title. It may not be a coincidence that the fun off the field has corresponded to the wins on it, as the schedule is finally playing in the Cubs' favor. "The beginning of the season has been so abstract," Maddon said before leaving on the trip, which includes a three-game series against the Los

  • ESPN.com

    Hitter matchup ratings for Week 9

    Tristan H. Cockcroft ESPN Senior Writer Close Senior writer for ESPN.com Co-host of the Fantasy Focus Baseball podcast Two-time LABR, three-time Tout Wars champion Member of the FSWA Hall of Fame Follow on Twitter Welcome to the new and improved version of the Fantasy Baseball Forecaster! This year, we've reorganized the story into four parts; it's the same great intel, but you get right where you need to go as fast as possible. Good luck this season! The chart below lists each of the 30 teams' total number of scheduled games, home games, and games versus right- and left-handed pitchers, and provides a matchup rating for the week's games in terms of overall offense, offense for left- and right-handed