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Lyle Overbay
current status: On roster
Birth Date:January 28, 1977 (37 years old)
Place of Birth:Centralia, WA
Hometown:Centralia, WA
Bats:L
Throws:L
Experience:13 years
Drafted:Drafted by Arizona in 1999 (18th round).
Acquired:Acquired as a free agent in 2014.
Season Stats
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS OBP SLG AVG
YTD 75 184 18 43 8 0 4 28 22 43 1 0 .314 .342 .234
On Pace 134 329 32 77 14 0 7 50 39 77 2 0 .314 .342 .234
Scouting Report
Assets: Works the count for good pitches and walks, and can rack up doubles with a very smooth line-drive swing. Plays a highly efficient and consistent first base. Can come off the bench effectively.
Flaws: Has lost both bat and foot speed with age. No longer a threat to bat for a high average, he strikes out too much for a hitter without huge home-run power. Is too streaky. Struggles against lefties.
Career Potential: Veteran first baseman.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
Pacific Coast League (AAA) All-Star Team 2002
Minor League Baseball First All-Star Team 2001
Texas League (AA) All-Star Team 2001
Double-A All-Star Team 2001
Pioneer League (R) Most Valuable Player 1999
Pioneer League (R) All-Star Team 1999
Short-Season Player of the Year 1999
Short Season All-Star Team 1999