Robert Tyler
22 Robert Tyler
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Cordele, Ga.

High School:
Crisp County

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 217

Position:
RHP

Birthdate:
06/18/1995

Experience:
1L

UGA Career (2014-active): Owns a 6-4 record, 2.68 ERA in 15 appearances including 12 starts and one complete game shutout...Has tossed 80.2 innings with 60 hits allowed, 22 walks and 64 strikeouts.

2014 (Freshman):Named Freshman All-American by Collegiate Baseball after going 6-4 with a 2.68 ERAas team went 26-29-1 and advanced to the SEC Tournament

*Made 15 appearances including 12 starts and led the squad in Wins (6), ERA (2.68) and Strikeouts (64)

*Registered lowest ERA by a Bulldog starting pitcher in 10 seasons, going back to 2004 (Will Startup, 2.22 ERA)

*Tossed 80.2 innings with 60 hits, 22 walks and 64 strikeouts

*Earned first career victory on Feb. 26 with strong outing vs. Furman (5 IP, 2H, 1R, 6K)

*Named the SEC Freshman of the Week twice in March after pitching eight scoreless innings against Ga. Tech and #22 Texas A&M

*Received standing ovation from crowd of 7,417 at #6 LSU on March 22 after solid outing (7.2 IP, 5H, 2R, 1ER, 2BB, 4K) but Georgia fell 2-1

*Fired career-high eight scoreless innings in a 6-1 win over #22 Texas A&M on March 29 to clinch an SEC series

*Collected career-high 11K in only 5 IP at Missouri on April 5 and picked up a victory

*Defeated #23 Tennessee 7-4 with 6 IP, 2R, 5K on April 12

*Earned SEC Pitcher of the Week honors after masterful performance in notching first career complete game, a three-hit road shutout of #11 Ole Miss on May 10 in front of 8,158

*Beat Kentucky on May 17 to clinch SEC Tournament bid, going 7 IP, 3R, 0BB, 3K

*Went 5-4 with a 3.23 ERA in SEC action

*Earned invitation to compete for a summer spot on the 2014 USA Baseball Collegiate National Team

High School: A graduate of Crisp County where he played for coach Bill Pate

*Selected in the 28thround by the Baltimore Orioles in the 2013 MLB Draft

*Named Louisville Slugger High School All-American by Collegiate Baseball, "Best Prep Arm from the Peach State"

*Ranked No. 65 nationally among the top 100 prospects for the 2013 MLB Draft by MLB.com

*Participated in the Perfect Game All-America Classic at Petco Park in San Diego as well as the Under Armour All-America game at Wrigley Field

*Posted an 8-2 record, 1.99 ERA with 72 strikeouts as a senior plus batted .381 with 30 RBI

*Went 8-0 with a 0.73 ERA and averaged 10.9 strikeouts per game in the regular season as a junior

*Batted .377 with a team-best 24 RBI as a junior

*Named Region Player of the Year in 2012 and 2013 along with Scholar Athlete of the Year

*Played summer baseball for the Savannah Chain

Personal: Born June 18, 1995

*Major: Exercise & Sport Science

*Son of Andrea and Rob Tyler

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