Tyler Duffey, Starting Pitcher, Minnesota Twins, #56
Date of Birth: 12/27/1990
Birthplace: Houston, Texas
College: Rice University
Tyler Duffey, starting pitcher for the Minnesota Twins, was a top player at Rice University when he was drafted by the Twins in 2012. He played in the Twins' minor league system from 2012 through part of 2015. In 83 games, he pitched 427.1 innings and he had a 29-18 record, 353 strikeouts to 85 walks, and a 3.20 ERA.
Duffey pitched in 10 games with the Twins in 2015. He had a 5-1 record and a 3.10 ERA in 58.0 innings.
In 2016, Duffey had a 6.43 ERA in 26 games with the Twins. He finished the season with 9 wins and 12 losses and 114 strikeouts to 32 walks in 133.0 innings.
Career pitching statistics for Duffey through 2016 include:
- 36 games played
- 191.0 innings pitched
- 14-13 win-loss record
- 167 strikeouts to 52 walks
- 5.42 ERA