Tyler Moore, Infield, Miami Marlins

Date of Birth: 1/30/1987
Birthplace: Brandon, Mississippi
College: Mississippi State University

Tyler Moore, infielder for the Miami Marlins, was drafted by the Washington Nationals in 2008. He played in the Nationals' minor league system from 2008 through 2011.

Moore split his time between the minor leagues and the Nationals from 2012 through 2014. In 2012, he played in 75 games with the Nationals and he batted .263 with 41 hits during that time. He batted .222 with 37 hits and 9 doubles in 63 games in 2013. He spent most of 2014 in the minor leagues, playing in 42 games with the Nationals and 84 games in the minors.

Moore played in 97 games with the Nationals in 2015. He finished the season with 38 hits and a .203 batting average. Defensively, he played 39 games at first base and 20 games in left field.

The Nationals traded Moore to the Atlanta Braves on March 27, 2016. He played in the minor leagues in 2016.

Moore became a free agent on October 11, 2016. He signed a minor league contract with the Marlins on January 3, 2017.

The Marlins designated Moore for assignment on April 17, 2017.

Career batting statistics for Moore through 2016 include:

  • 277 games played
  • 137 hits
  • 91 RBIs
  • 178 strikeouts to 40 walks
  • .228 batting average

Sources for Information
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