Kyler R. Newby...graduated from Bonanza High School in 2003...attended Mesa (AZ) Community
College...was drafted by Arizona in the 50th round of the 2004 draft but did not sign until June 1,
2005.2012Began the season at Triple-A Norfolk where he made one appearance, tossing 1.0 scoreless inning of
relief for the save...spent the balance of the season at Double-A Bowie, where he was 5-4 with 19 saves
and a 2.44 ERA in 42 relief appearances...ranked third in the Eastern League in saves...converted 20 of
21 save opportunities overall (95.2%)...the 20 saves were a career high and the most in the Baltimore
farm system...topped the BaySox in appearances and saves...combined at both stops for a 2.40 ERA...
surrendered just one home run in 56.1 innings...struck out 74 for an average of 11.82 per nine innings...
walked 22 for a strikeout-to-walk ratio of 3.36...held the opposition to a .192 batting average, which included a .179 (24-for-134) mark by right-handed hitters compared to .217 (15-for-69) by left-handers...
issued 17 of his 22 walks to righties...allowed a .160 batting average and two walks (.192 on-base
percentage) to batters leading off an inning...also surrendered his only home run in that situation...
opponents hit .154 with the bases empty compared to .244 with runners on, including .259 with runners
in scoring position...yielded a .219 opponents batting average before the All-Star Break, .147 after the
break...allowed 3 of 18 (16.7%) inherited runners to score...compiled a 3.90 ERA from the ninth inning
on compared to 0.66 prior to the ninth inning.2011Combined for a 10-5 record, one save and a 4.26 ERA in 38 games, 16 starts, with Double-A Mobile and Triple-A Reno...had career highs in wins, losses, games started and innings pitched (118.1)...
the ERA was also the highest of his career...had two stints with each club...was 8-2 with a save and a
3.87 ERA in 25 games, nine starts with Mobile and 2-3 with a 5.03 ERA in 13 games, seven starts, with
Reno...combined at both stops for a .268 opponents batting average...that broke down to .232 against
right-handed hitters compared to .317 against left-handers...yielded a .294 average and 10 of his 13
home runs with the bases empty compared to .233 with runners on...opponents batted .213 with runners
in scoring position, including .148 with RISP and two outs ...allowed a .303 batting average to hitters
leading off an inning...was 7-2 with a 4.98 ERA in his 16 starting assignments, 3-3 with a 2.68 ERA in
22 relief appearances...stranded all seven of his inherited runners in relief...surrendered 12 of his 13
home runs as a starter, yielding just one home run in 37.0 innings of relief...began the season with Mobile, posting a 4.15 ERA in two relief appearances before being promoted to Reno April 15...started in
each of his first five outings for the Aces, going 1-1 with a 5.75 ERA...the win came May 6 against Salt
Lake when he tossed 5.0 scoreless innings...pitched in relief in each of his next four outings, allowing
just one run in 5.2 innings...made two more starts in consecutive outings May 24 at Round Rock and
May 29 against Sacramento, allowing six runs in 8.0 innings...then tossed 2.0 innings of relief June 2 at
Tacoma before he was transferred back to Mobile the next day...made seven consecutive starts upon his
return to the BayBears, going 4-1 with a 4.60 ERA...would start just twice over his final 16 outings...
struck out a season-high seven batters in 6.0 innings in a no decision at Mississippi June 23...tossed a
season-high 7.1 innings for the win July 3 against Montgomery...was credited with his lone save of the
season July 31 against Chattanooga when he tossed 2.0 scoreless innings...picked up the win in consecutive appearance at Montgomery Aug. 6 and 9, extending his winning streak to six games...the streak
was snapped Aug. 22 at Jacksonville when he was charged with the blown save and loss...return to Reno
Sept. 1 and made one regular season appearance, a loss Sept. 3 against Tucson when he allowed two runs
in 3.1 innings...also made two postseason appearances for the Aces (3.0 ip, 5 h, 3 r, 3 er, 2 bb, 4 so)...
pitched for Ponce and Carolina in the Puerto Rican Winter League following the season...combined for
a 1-1 record and a 4.15 ERA in five starts.2010Spent the season with Double-A Mobile for the second consecutive year...was 4-3 with a 3.45
ERA in 31 games, including 11 starts...struck out a career-high and team-leading 104 batters in 88.2
innings (10.56 per nine innings)...was 3-2 with a 3.17 ERA and .208 opponents batting average in his
11 starts, 1-1 with a 3.89 ERA and .252 opponents average in 20 relief appearances...held the opposition to a .226 batting average, including .216 by right-handed hitters compared to .235 by left-handers...
surrendered eight of his 11 home runs to lefties...also allowed eight home runs at home...yielded two
grand slams...opponents batted .154 with runners in scoring position, including .108 with RISP and
two outs...allowed 4 of 9 (44.4%) inherited runners to score...began the year pitching mostly out of the
bullpen as 20 of his first 21 appearances were in relief...had a stint on the disabled list from June 22 to 29
with a sprained left ankle...tossed 4.0 scoreless innings in a start July 17 against Mississippi and each of
his final 10 outings were starts...was named Southern League Pitcher of the Week for the week of July
26-Aug. 2...did not allow a run and struck out 14 in two starts that week, including 5.0 scoreless innings
in a win over Montgomery July 30 and 5.0 scoreless innings in a no decision at Mississippi Aug. 4...
finished July with a 1.56 ERA in six games, including three starts...then compiled a 1.82 ERA and .146
opponents batting average in five starts in August...struck out a season-high 10 batters in 6.0 innings
Aug. 9 against Jacksonville...matched the strikeout high in his final start of the regular season Sept. 6
at Huntsville...made one postseason start for the BayBears and was the losing pitcher in Game 4 of the
SL Division Series (4.0 ip, 4 h, 3 r, 3 er, 5 so)...pitched for Ponce in the Dominican Winter League following the season...was 4-2 with a 1.55 ERA in 10 games, nine starts...did not allow a home run in 46.1
innings...also made one start for Puerto Rico in the Caribbean Series against the Dominican Republic
Feb. 4, 2011, a no decision (5.0 ip, 7 h, 1 r, 1 er, 2 bb, 3 so).2009Made a career-high 52 appearances (2 starts) at Double-A Mobile and had a brief 1-game trip to the Majors...At Mobile, went 1-0 with 4 saves and a 2.84 ERA (12 ER in 38.0 IP) in 26 games prior to the All-Star break...With runners in scoring position, held opponents to a .186 average (13-for-70) with 17 RBI...Pitched 2.0 innings or more in relief 15 times...Recalled by the D-backs on May 21 then optioned to Mobile on May 22.2008Posted a 4-3 record and 2.69 ERA with 16 saves in a team-high 46 appearances for Single-A Advanced Visaliacalso led the Oaks with a .199 opponent's batting average and ranked fourth in the California League in saves...Was 1-0 with a 1.60 ERA (6 ER in 33.2 IP) with 6 saves, 13 walks and 40 strikeouts on the road...Named the D-backs' organization's Pitcher of the Month for June, converting 6 saves while holding a 0.66 ERA (1 ER in 13.2 IP) with 18 strikeouts in 9 games...Earned saves in 4 straight outings from May 25-June 8, holding a 1.23 ERA (1 ER in 7.1 IP) with no walks and 7 strikeouts...Struck out a season-high 7 batters over 3.0 innings on July 13 vs. Bakersfield.2007Began the season on the Single-A South Bend roster on the disabled list with a sprained right elbow...Reinstated from the disabled list on Aug. 1 and then transferred to Single-A Advanced Visalia...Earned his only victory of the season on Aug. 14 at Inland Empire, allowing 1 run over in 1.0 inning...Held right-handed batters to a .103 average (3-for-29).2006Led Single-A South Bend with 11 saves...Pitched 7 straight games with a victory or a save from June 5-July 6, holding an 0.77 ERA (1 ER in 11.2 IP) with 5 walks and 18 strikeouts...Struck out 6 of 10 batters in 3.0 innings on June 2 vs. Lancaster and June 9 vs. Southwest Michigan...Held right-handed batters to a .091 average (8-for-88).2005Averaged 14.4 strikeouts per 9.0-innings, second-best among Northwest League relievers...Led Short-Season A Yakima's relievers in strikeouts and innings pitched...Notched a season-best 7 strikeouts in 4.0 scoreless frames during the season finale on Sept. 5 @ Tri-Cities...Posted a 0.99 ERA (4 ER in 36.1 IP) over his final 18 outings.