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Tyler Chatwood
Birthdate: 12/16/1989 (27 y, 3 m, 13 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 5-11/175     Position: P
Drafted: 2008 June Amateur Draft - Round: 2, Pick: 28, Overall: 74, Team: Los Angeles Angels
Contract: $4.4M / 1 Years (2017)
RotoWire News: Chatwood continues to shine in Cactus League action, sporting a 2.84 ERA with a 19:5 K:BB in 19 spring innings, and he will be a member of the Rockies' rotation this season. (3/27/2017)
Profiles:  2012  2013  2014  2015  2017  (Click Year to Expand / Close)
Profile: Chatwood had an impressive return from Tommy John surgery, all things considered. Chief among those things being that the bar for “impressive” isn’t particularly high for him. The former first round pick has been fighting an uphill battle since being dealt from the Angels to the Rockies back in 2012. Obviously, most pitchers are negatively impacted by a shift to Coors Field, but it’s particularly painful for someone like Chatwood who relies so heavily on contact-based outs to succeed. Thus, it’s no wonder that he has been markedly better on the road throughout his career with nearly a two-run split in earned run average. He had an impossibly wide gap in performance this past season considering his base skills were identical, but his home 6.12 ERA and 1.64 WHIP came with a .339 batting average on balls in play and 1.3 homer rate while his road 1.69 ERA and 1.11 WHIP were paired with a .228 BABIP and 0.5 HR/9. He maintained a rather poor 1.7 strikeout-to-walk ratio regardless of venue. Chatwood might not be quite as bad as his home results suggest, but he’s unequivocally nowhere near as good as the road work. He can be ignored at the draft table.(Paul Sporer)

The Quick Opinion: When everything goes his way, Chatwood can put up some results on the road, but his skills profile says he is a mid-4.00s ERA arm at best. There is some deep league spot start potential in great road matchups, but that’s a pretty niche fantasy profile.

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DateTeamOppGSGBFBLDIFFBSOBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2013-04-29COL@LAD11223050012385896
2013-06-15COLPHI11143010010345084
2013-09-24COLBOS11552020084064104
2013-07-26COLMIL110150110083373106
2013-05-18COLSFG1115204006425799
2013-07-03COLLAD188801005285179
2013-07-21COLCHC1142402104445094
2013-07-08COL@SDP1123604004385795
2013-05-24COL@SFG1104214204295988
2013-09-18COLSTL1134701003295483
2013-04-24COLATL195703003365591
2013-09-13COL@ARI11044110024862110
2013-09-01COLCIN162100002182139
2013-06-27COLNYM11072121124558103
2013-05-29COLHOU1623010102356095
2013-06-21COL@WSN1123204001415697
2013-09-07COL@SDP1135202100366197
2013-07-31COL@ATL173501000273360
2013-07-13COL@LAD1155304000346498
2013-06-03COL@CIN161304000214364