Kyle Winkler

Position: P
Birthday: June 18, 1990
Hometown: Sugar Land, TX     Country: United States
Bats/Throws: R/R Height: 5-11
Weight: 195 lbs
College: TCU

  • 2018 will be Winkler's first season with the Skeeters, first in the Atlantic League and seventh in professional baseball 
  • Spent the 2017 season with Double-A Montgomery and Triple-A Durham (Tampa Bay Rays): 3-4, 3.88 ERA, 49 G, 1 GS, 14 SV, 43.1 IP
  • Drafted by the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 10th round of the 2011 MLB Draft out of TCU
  • Also drafted by the Milwaukee Brewers in the 37th round of the 2008 MLB Draft out of Kempner High School (Sugar Land, Texas) 
  • Career MiLB stats (six seasons): 16-22, 4.50 ERA, 215 G, 20 GS, 22 SV, 352.0 IP, 363 H, 32 HR, 166 BB, 345
  • Spent three seasons within the Diamondbacks system, reaching as high as the Double-A Level, and signed with the Rays in May 2015
  • Was traded to the Los Angeles Angels in June 2015 and re-signed with the Rays in June 2016
  • Pitched for the Laredo Lemurs of the American Association before re-signing with the Rays in 2016
  • Was selected to the All-Mountain West first team and named an All-American by Louisville Slugger and NCBWA his junior season at TCU