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Current Status
Free Agent since 2014-05-22 * Definition of FA
High Level
Proper Name
Brandon James Lyon
Stat Years
2000-2014  [mlb] 2001-2013
Height/Weight
6-1 / 170
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (663)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Taylorsville (Salt Lake City,UT)
Colleges
Dixie State College of Utah (St. George, Utah)
Draft
Selected by the Toronto Blue Jays in Round #14 (#433 overall) of the 1999 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
2001-08-04 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.360)
Service Time
11.071 (2013)
Organizations
ARI [5] TOR [4] HOU [3] BOS [2] NYN [1] DET [1] ANA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 25 ... retro id: lyonb003 ... mlbam id: 407193
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    2000Dixie State CollegeScenicNJCAA------20------1510.692117118042117.0661690161596100.705.080.001.2312.231.239.94.938
    2000Queens KingsNYPLA-tor9201---532.3915130002060.143201616551120.816.410.150.908.202.989.17.625
    2000Minor Totals: TORbyYearA-----201---532.4015130002060.343201616551120.826.440.150.908.243.009.17.625
    2001Tennessee SmokiesSouAAtor-212---503.68990000058.257252479451031.128.741.071.386.903.845.001.000
    2001Syracuse SkyChiefsILAAAtor17212---533.6911112100068.1683328710530011.148.960.921.326.984.355.30.625
    2001Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor28212Log - Sp - Ext - Perf544.2911110000063.0633130615350111.249.000.862.145.004.432.33.556
    2001Minor Totals: TORbyYearAA/AAA----212---1033.69202021000127.012558521419981041.138.860.991.356.944.115.16.769
    2001MLB Totals: TORbyYearMLB----211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf544.2911110000063.0633130615350111.249.000.862.145.004.432.33.556
    2002Syracuse SkyChiefsILAAAtor-223---495.1114140000075.2995443419351031.5611.780.482.264.166.421.84.308
    2002Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor28223Log - Sp - Ext - Perf146.5315100005062.07847451419302021.5611.322.032.764.356.821.58.200
    2002Minor Totals: TORbyYearAAA----221---495.1514140000075.7995443419351031.5711.850.482.274.196.461.84.308
    2002MLB Totals: TORbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf146.5315100005062.07847451419302021.5611.322.032.764.356.821.58.200
    2003Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-234---003.2450002508.17331270001.087.561.082.167.563.243.50.000
    2003Boston Red SoxALMLBbos38234Log - Sp - Ext - Perf464.12490003149959.0733327619500021.5611.140.922.907.635.032.63.400
    2003Minor Totals: BOSbyYearAAA----231---003.3350002508.37331270001.117.781.112.227.783.333.50.000
    2003MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf464.12490003149959.0733327619500021.5611.140.922.907.635.032.63.400
    2004Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari47245---2315.1263001308.11514143440002.2816.203.244.324.3215.121.00.400
    2004Minor Totals: ARIbyYearAAA----241---2315.5663001308.31514143440002.3516.673.334.444.4415.561.00.400
    2005Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-256---015.4054000105.05330040001.009.000.000.007.205.400.00.000
    2005Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari38256Log - Sp - Ext - Perf026.443200022321429.1442521610171121.8413.501.843.075.227.671.70.000
    2005Minor Totals: ARIbyYearAAA----251---015.4054000105.05330040001.009.000.000.007.205.402.00.000
    2005MLB Totals: ARIbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf026.493200022321429.3442521610171121.8613.611.863.095.267.731.70.000
    2006Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari38267Log - Sp - Ext - Perf243.89680002268069.1683230722461001.308.830.912.865.974.152.09.333
    2006MLB Totals: ARIbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf243.91680002268069.3683230722461001.308.860.912.875.994.172.09.333
    2007Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari38278Log - Sp - Ext - Perf642.68730002073274.0702522222403111.248.510.242.684.863.041.82.600
    2007MLB Totals: ARIbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf642.68730002073274.0702522222403111.248.510.242.684.863.041.82.600
    2008Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari38289Log - Sp - Ext - Perf354.706100050612659.1753431713441001.4811.381.061.976.675.163.38.375
    2008MLB Totals: ARIbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf354.726100050612659.3753431713441001.4911.421.071.986.705.183.38.375
    2009Detroit TigersALMLBdet372910Log - Sp - Ext - Perf652.86650002765378.2562525731573021.116.410.803.556.522.861.84.545
    2009MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf652.88650002765378.7562525731573001.116.450.813.576.562.881.84.545
    2010Houston AstrosNLMLBhou373011Log - Sp - Ext - Perf663.127900028792078.0682827231543031.277.850.233.586.233.231.74.500
    2010MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf663.127900028792078.0682827231543001.277.850.233.586.233.231.74.500
    2011Oklahoma City RedHawksPCLAAAhou-3112---000.0020000202.02000000001.009.000.000.000.000.000.00.000
    2011Houston AstrosNLMLBhou373112Log - Sp - Ext - Perf3311.48150001315413.12717174561002.4018.232.703.384.0511.481.20.500
    2011Minor Totals: HOUbyYearAAA----311---000.0020000202.02000000001.009.000.000.000.000.002.00.000
    2011MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf3311.68150001315413.32717174561002.4418.552.753.444.1211.681.20.500
    2012Houston AstrosNLMLBhou373213Log - Sp - Ext - Perf023.25370001137036.0371313311355021.339.250.752.758.753.253.18.000
    2012Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor313213Log - Sp - Ext - Perf402.88300001030125.0198829281011.126.840.723.2410.082.883.111.000
    2012MLB Totals: HOU-TORbyYearMLB----322Log - Sp - Ext - Perf423.10670002167161.0562121520636031.258.260.742.959.303.103.15.667
    2013Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos283314---001.6940003425.15210130001.138.440.001.695.063.383.00.000
    2013New York MetsNLMLBnyn343314Log - Sp - Ext - Perf224.9837000737034.1432019313231001.6311.270.793.416.035.241.77.500
    2013Minor Totals: BOSbyYearAAA----331---001.7640003425.35210130001.188.820.001.765.293.533.00.000
    2013MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf225.0137000737034.3432019313231001.6411.350.793.436.075.281.77.500
    2014Salt Lake BeesPCLAAAana383415---064.0820000920017.2331180890012.3216.810.004.084.585.601.13.000
    2014Minor Totals: ANAbyYearAAA----341---064.1920000920017.7331180890012.3817.270.004.194.715.761.13.000
    MLB Totals (13 yrs)42474.16572210024155179681.372133831569220465223161.389.530.912.916.144.472.11.472
    National League Totals (8 yrs)22284.1240200017340266393.74321941803412726516281.429.890.782.916.074.442.09.440
    American League Totals (5 yrs)20194.2317021006814913287.728914413535932006181.339.061.102.916.274.512.15.513
    Minor League Totals21254.0891542115372309.7334165140235921531101.279.720.671.726.264.803.64.457
    Minor: NJCAA Totals1510.692117118042117.0661690161596100.705.080.001.2312.231.239.94.938
    Minor: A- Totals532.4015130002060.343201616551120.826.440.150.908.243.009.17.625
    Minor: AA Totals503.71990000058.757252479451031.138.811.081.396.963.875.001.000
    Minor: AAA Totals11224.7367322115352190.723412010015441151051.4611.070.712.085.445.682.61.333
    Arizona Diamondbacks Totals (4 yrs)11154.0323400011423442232.025711610422671476231.409.970.852.605.704.502.19.423
    Houston Astros Totals (3 yrs)9114.041310005213124127.31325857947959051.419.350.643.336.734.112.02.450
    Detroit Tigers Totals (1 yrs)652.88650002765378.7562525731573021.116.450.813.576.562.881.84.545
    Toronto Blue Jays Totals (3 yrs)1084.9856210010351150.016086832243933141.359.601.322.585.585.162.16.556
    Boston Red Sox Totals (1 yrs)464.12490003149959.0733327619500021.5611.140.922.907.635.032.63.400
    New York Mets Totals (1 yrs)225.0137000737034.3432019313231001.6411.350.793.436.075.281.77.500
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    2000Dixie State CollegeScenicNJCAA------20p------18316400051132011000.129.206.129.3353540.323.000.1295.710.000.000.00.000.0
    2004Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari4724p---162000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2006Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari3826pL-S-E-P2680100000001000000.0001.000.0001.000100.000.000.000100.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2011Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3731pL-S-E-P31510110010000000001.0001.0002.0003.0001211.0001.0001.0000.000.000.000.00.00100.0
    2013New York MetsNLMLBnyn3433pL-S-E-P4370000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (3 yrs)12011110010010000001.0001.0002.0003.0002212.0001.0001.00050.000.000.000.00.00100.0
    National League Totals (3 yrs)12011110010010000001.0001.0002.0003.0002212.0001.0001.00050.000.000.000.00.00100.0
    Minor League Totals62000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: NJCAA Totals18316400051132011000.129.206.129.3353540.323.000.1295.710.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals62000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Arizona Diamondbacks Totals (1 yrs)680100000001000000.0001.000.0001.000100.000.000.000100.000.000.000.00.000.0
    New York Mets Totals (1 yrs)370000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Houston Astros Totals (1 yrs)1510110010000000001.0001.0002.0003.0001211.0001.0001.0000.000.000.000.00.00100.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    2000Queens KingsNYPLA-20P1500.088111716.9411.100.0020.0100.08
    2001Tennessee SmokiesSouAA21P900.05130018181.0002.000.006.4100.016
    2001Syracuse SkyChiefsILAAA21P1100.0560111111.0001.000.007.6100.013
    2001Toronto Blue JaysALMLB21P11063.0390012121.0001.100.196.8100.016
    2002Syracuse SkyChiefsILAAA22P1400.0612202018.9001.300.009.7100.016
    2002Toronto Blue JaysALMLB22P15062.0512111817.9441.100.279.3100.016
    2003Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA23P500.01100221.0000.400.003.5100.016
    2003Boston Red SoxALMLB23P49059.037101110.9090.200.1730.2100.03
    2004Tucson SidewindersPCLAAA24P600.02000221.0000.300.004.2100.024
    2005Tucson SidewindersPCLAAA25P500.00100111.0000.200.003.5100.023
    2005Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLB25P32029.12400661.0000.200.2119.8100.08
    2006Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLB26P68069.11801991.0000.100.1342.0100.02
    2007Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLB27P73074.039111312.9230.200.1645.1100.02
    2008Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLB28P61059.04400881.0000.100.1437.7100.03
    2009Detroit TigersALMLB29P65078.210160226261.0000.400.3339.9100.03
    2010Houston AstrosNLMLB30P79078.01212202624.9230.300.3148.8100.01
    2011Oklahoma City RedHawksPCLAAA31P200.0000000.0000.000.001.4100.032
    2011HoustonNLMLB31p15013.14301771.0000.500.539.3100.016
    2012HoustonNLMLB32P37036.01200331.0000.100.0822.8100.06
    2012TorontoALMLB32P30025.02300551.0000.200.2018.5100.010
    2013Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA33P400.02100331.0000.800.002.8100.025
    2013NY MetsNLMLB33P37034.1151076.8570.200.1822.8100.06
    2014Salt Lake BeesPCLAAA34P2000.0231165.8330.300.0013.9100.013
    MLB Totals - (P)572068051946610.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)670018243211.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (P)9005130012.0000.000.00---------
    A- Totals - (P)1500881111.0000.000.00---------
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    2000Minor15----------
    2001MLB11----------
    2001Minor20----------
    2002MLB15----------
    2002Minor14----------
    2003MLB49----------
    2003Minor5----------
    2004Minor6----------
    2005MLB32----------
    2005Minor5----------
    2006MLB68----------
    2007MLB73----------
    2008MLB61----------
    2009MLB65----------
    2010MLB79----------
    2011MLB15----------
    2011Minor2----------
    2012MLB67----------
    2013MLB37----------
    2013Minor4----------
    2014Minor20----------
    Totals663----------