Joshua Colt Hynes. Attended Weatherford (TX) High School, graduating in 2003. Played two years at North Central Texas College in Gainesville, TX, selected to the All-Conference team in both of his years. Played his last two seasons at Texas Tech University where in his first season he went 5-3 with a team-low 2.93 ERA.
Spent majority of season with Albuquerque (AAA) in the Dodgers system, exclusively out of the bullpen. Joined the Bisons on August 15 and did not allow a run in his first six appearances (7.2IP, 2H, BB, 6K). Had shutout string end in his last outing of season, allowing one run in one inning on a solo HR. Allowed just three runs over his last 15 appearances between Albuquerque and Buffalo over 20.1 IP (1.33 ERA).
닓pent the first half of the 2013 season between AA San Antonio and AAA Tucson where he went a combined 2-0 with 4 saves and a 1.52 ERA in 41 relief appearances (47.1IP, 43H, 11R/8ER, 2BB, 58SO, 1HR), limiting left-handed batters to a .147 (11-75, 35SO) average against while averaging 11.0SO per 9.0IP with just 2 walks in 47.1 innings...Lowered his arm angle heading into the 2013 season...Has never been on the DL at the Major or Minor League level in his career. 닃olt was with San Diego for the entire second half of the season, his first career taste of Major League action, recording a 9.00ERA in 22 relief outings (17.0IP, 25H, 17R/ER) while limiting left-handed Major League batters to a .156 (5-32) average against...Made his Major League debut in the final game of the first half on July 14 vs. San Francisco, with a scoreless 9th inning after being promoted from AAA Tucson that day...Limited lefties to a .156 (5-32, .602OPS) average against with the Padres (RHH were 20-for-42, .1260OPS)...Designated for assignment on Oct. 25... Pitched for Estrellas in the Dominican Winter League (4.0IP, 5H, 3R/0ER, 4SO, 10 games) after the season.
Pitched in 61 games (37 for Single-A Lake Elsinore,
24 for Double-A San Antonio), combining to post a 3-2 record
and 2.10 ERA (19 ER/81.1 IP). ... Began the season at Lake Elsinore and pitched in four games before
moving to San Antonio on 4/15 ... made one appearance with Missions
before 4/23 return to Lake Elsinore. ... Allowed three earned runs in 10 innings from 5/1-30 for the Storm...was promoted back to Double-A on 5/31 and appeared
that night for one scoreless inning ... returned to Lake Elsinore on 6/3. ... Made 18 appearances and allowed seven earned runs over 28.2 IP (2.19) from 6/4 until being promoted back to San
Antonio for the remainder of the season on 7/15. ... Was 1-1 with a 6.14 ERA (10 ER/14.2 IP) in 12 relief appearances for the Arizona Fall League's Peoria Saguaros ... named
to the AFL Rising Stars game.
Pitched the majority of the season at Lake Elsinore after beginning the campaign at Single-A
Fort Wayne. ... Was a combined 5-3 with a 2.62 ERA (19 ER/59.0 IP) in a career-high 62 appearances. ... Did not allow a run over his final eight appearances with Fort Wayne prior to being promoted to Lake Elsinore on 5/12 ...
scored upon twice in 13 games with the TinCaps. ... Opponents batted .217 while with Fort Wayne, .264 with Lake Elsinore. ... Gave up runs in three of his first 16 games with the Storm.
Spent the entire season at Fort Wayne, appearing in 32 games ... Posted a 2.86 ERA (7 ER/22.0 IP) over his final 16 appearances from 7/16-9/1.
In his first professional season, fashioned a 1.54 ERA (7 ER/41.0 IP) in a club-high 30 appearances
for Single-A Eugene. ... Was second on the team with four saves in five opportunities. ... Scored upon six times all season. ... Gave up one earned run over his first 16 pro appearances from 6/20-8/2.