Dylan Matthew Bundy...On Twitter: @Dylan_Bundy... Older brother, Bobby, was eighth-round pick by Orioles in 2008 and pitched in Baltimore system from 2008-17... Represented Orioles in Dairy Night Cow Milking Contest, May 20, 2016 at Angel Stadium and defeated Angels LHP Greg Mahle in the competition...Became first visiting player to win the annual competition since Detroit's Franklyn German in 2005... Attended Owasso HS (Owasso, OK)...Named Gatorade National Player of the Year in 2011 and was Oklahoma's Gatorade State Player of the Year in 2009, 2010 and 2011...Went 11-0 with a 0.20 ERA, 158 strikeouts and five walks in 71 IP during senior season and batted .467 with 11 home runs and 54 RBI...Committed to University of Texas, before signing with Orioles out of high school... Considered a "fitness buff" and maximizes performance with a focus on health and nutrition... For three summers, starting at age 15, left home alone to pitch for a travel team in Texas... Played for Peoria in Arizona Fall League following 2015 season... Originally signed by Orioles Scout Ernie Jacobs.
Led Orioles pitchers in starts (30), strikeouts (162), and innings pitched (161.2)... Posted a 9.02 strikeouts per nine innings rate, his second-straight year with more strikeouts than innings pitched... Recorded at least 150 strikeouts for a third consecutive season, becoming first Orioles pitcher to strike out 150+ batters in three straight campaigns since Daniel Cabrera (2005-2007)... Held opposing three-hole hitters to a .205 average (15-for-73), which was 12th-lowest mark in A.L... Went 2-2 in five outings (two quality starts) in May, posting a 2.64 ERA (30.2 IP - 9 ER), 0.98 WHIP, and .195 (22/113) average against... Pitched to a 6-6 record with a 3.93 ERA (100.2 IP - 44 ER) and eight quality starts in 18 night games.
Made a team-high 31 starts, also marking a single-season career-high... Set career-highs in strikeouts (184) and innings pitched (171.2), both of which led O's pitchers... Tossed his second career complete game on 5/24 at CWS (9.0 IP, 2 H, 3 ER, 1 HR, 1 BB, 1 HB, 14 K)...The 14 strikeouts marked a career high.. Struck out eight batters on 4/4 at HOU, his fourth consecutive road start with at least eight strikeouts (8/7/17-4/4/18); became the first pitcher in Orioles history to accomplish this feat..Made 15 Quality Starts, tied with Alex Cobb for most on the team... Made 10 daytime starts, going 6-1 with a 2.28 ERA (17 ER/67.0 IP); his daytime ERA was the sixth-lowest in the majors (min. 60.0 IP)... Went 3-0 with a 1.98 ERA (6 ER/27.1 IP) and 25 strikeouts in four starts in the month of June... Became the first pitcher in Major League history to give up four home runs in a game without recording an out on 5/8 vs. KC...Exited the game on 5/8 vs. KC without recording an out; became the first Orioles pitcher to not record an out in a start since LHP Kurt Birkins on 9/15/07 (0.0 IP, 6 H, 6 ER, 1 HR)... His 16 losses were tied for the most in the majors (Shields, CWS)...Set a franchise record by allowing 41 home runs; they were the most in the majors and most
allowed in a single-season since Cincinnati's Bronson Arroyo surrendered 46 home runs in 2011... Placed on the 10-day disabled list from 6/26-7/6 with a left ankle sprain.
Made a career-high 28 starts and won a career-high 13 games...In his 28 starts, the Orioles went a team-best 16-12, the only Orioles starter with a winning record in his starts (min. two starts)...His 6.37 run support average was best among Orioles starters (min. two starts) and was the third-highest in the majors...Tossed 19 Quality Starts, tied for eighth-most in the AL and tied for 16th-most in the majors... Threw at least five-straight Quality...Starts two times (4/5-5/12 eight-straight and 8/1-29 five-straight)...His 13 wins led the Orioles pitching staff, and were tied for the 11th-most in the American League...His .301 opponents OBP and .240 opponents batting average both ranked ninth-best in the AL...Had eight starts in which he struck out at least eight batters...In those eight games, he went 5-0 with a 2.50 ERA (15 ER/54.0 IP) and the Orioles went 6-2...Tossed his first career complete game on 8/29 vs. SEA, throwing a one-hit shutout... He allowed one hit, two walks, a hit batsman, and had 12 strikeouts...The only hit he allowed was a bunt single by Kyle Seager in the fourth inning...He struck out two batters in four of his nine innings and tossed career-high 116 pitches (85 strikes)...His one-hitter on 8/29 was the 33rd individual one-hitter and the 40th overall in Orioles history (since 1954)...The last Orioles one-hitter was a combined one-hitter by Chris Tillman and Zach Britton on 7/18/2015 at DET...The last Orioles individual one-hitter was tossed by Jason Hammel on 6/16/12 at ATL...The last Orioles shutout came by Miguel Gonzalez on 9/3/2014 vs. CIN...Bundy's outing was the first complete game by an Oriole since Ubaldo Jiménez on 9/5/2016 at TB...Made five starts in the month of August, going 4-0 with a 2.00 ERA (8 ER/36.0 IP), six walks and 45 strikeouts and opponents hit .177 (23-for-130)...The Orioles went 5-0 in his five starts in the month...He had three outings during the month of August in which he struck out 10-or-more batters... According to ESPN Stats & Info, his three starts with 10-or-more strikeouts in August were the most by any Orioles pitcher in the past 10 seasons...His 45 strikeouts in August were the most in any month in his career.
Entered 2016 ranked as the No. 1 and No. 2 Orioles prospect, according to Baseball America and MLB.com, respectively...Prior to the season, rated as having the best slider in the Orioles organization, according to Baseball America...Became the 17th Orioles pitcher to record 10 wins in his rookie season...The last Oriole to accomplish the feat was LHP Wei-Yin Chen (12 wins in 2012)... Ranked tied for third among AL rookie pitchers with 104 strikeouts...Finished second among AL rookie pitchers (min. 100.0 IP) in strikeouts per 9.0 IP (8.53)...Registered his frst Major League strikeout on 4/21 vs. TOR (Kevin Pillar)... Earned his frst Major League victory on 5 27 at CLE (1.1 IP, 1 H)...Earned his frst Major League win as a starter and at Oriole Park on 7/22 vs. CLE... From 7/22-8/12, he ranked tied for frst in wins (four) and was ffth in strikeouts (32) among Major League pitchers, posting a 1.84 ERA (6 ER/29.1 IP) in that span... Did not surrender an earned run over six relief outings (14.1 IP), striking out 19 batters from 6/9-7/6...Held opponents to a .212/.293/.269 slash line over that stretch... As a starter, went 8-5 with a 4.52 ERA (36 ER/71.2 IP), three Quality Starts, and 72 strikeouts in 14 starts...Held opponents to a .231 batting average and registered a 9.04 strikeouts per 9.0 IP ratio in those 14 outings... As a reliever, went 2-1 with a 3.08 ERA (13 ER/38.0 IP) and 32 strikeouts in 22 relief outings...Of his 22 relief appearances, 15 were multi-inning outings...Finished six games for the Orioles... Went 5-3 with a 3.14 ERA (22 ER/63.0 IP) and 56 strikeouts in 19 games (eight starts) at Oriole Park...Went 5-3 with a 5.21 ERA (27 ER/46.2 IP) and 48 strikeouts in 17 road games (six starts)...Went 1-0 with a 3.65 ERA (5 ER/12.1 IP) and eight strikeouts in nine appearances during Spring Training... Named to the Orioles' 2016 AL Wild Card Game roster
Enters 2016 ranked as the No. 1 Orioles prospect by Baseball America and the second-best Orioles prospect according to MLB.com • Rated as having the best slider in the Orioles organization according to Baseball America • In eight starts with the Baysox, he went 0-3 with a 3.68 ERA (9 ER/22.0 IP) and 25 strikeouts • Posted a 1.13 ERA (2 ER/ 16.0 IP) with 18 strikeouts in five games on the road for Bowie...Held opponents to a .151 batting average in those five games • Was placed on Double-A Bowie's disabled list on 5/28 (retroactive to 5/26) with a right shoulder strain • Selected to play for the Peoria Javelinas in the Arizona Fall League after returning from the Orioles' 60-day disabled list...Tossed 1.0 hitless inning with one strikeout in his first start with the Javelinas...He registered a 4.50 ERA (1 ER/ 2.0 IP) in two starts.
Named the O's No. 1 prospect according to Baseball America and Baseball Prospectus following the season. Also named a top 100 overall prospect by MLB.com (20). Rated by Baseball America as having the Best Curveball in the Orioles organization. In nine starts, went a combined 1-3 with a 3.27 ERA (41.1 IP, 15 ER) for Class-A Frederick and Class-A Aberdeen. Was placed on the DL for Class-A Frederick with a right latissimus strain, August 14.
Did not pitch after spring training, due to forearm discomfort that was later diagnosed as a flexor mass strain... Underwent "Tommy John" surgery on his right elbow, June 27, 2013, performed by Dr. James Andrews... Named the O's #1 prospect by Baseball America following the season... Also named a top 100 overall prospect in baseball by Baseball Prospectus (15), MLB.com (20) and ESPN.com (31)
Recalled from Double-A Bowie, 9/19, and made his ML debut, 9/23 @BOS (0.2IP) ... Made debut at 19 years, 313 days old, the first Oriole to debut before turning 20 since RHP Mike Adamson, 7/1/67 (19.291) ... With Manny Machado, became the first pair of O's teammates to debut in same season by age 20 since 1964 (Paul Blair &Frank Bertaina) ... Tossed scoreless 9th in home debut vs. TOR, 9/25 ... Named winner of Jim Palmer Prize for O's Minor League Pitcher of the Year ... Went a combined 9-3 with a 2.08 ERA (103.2IP, 24ER) in 23 starts with 3 affiliates (119K, 28BB) ... Named to the Carolina League All-Star team and tossed a scoreless inning, 6/19 in the Carolina/California League All-StarGame ... Was named to the Baseball America Minor League All-Star Team ... Named O's minor league pitcher of the month in April (30.0 consecutive scoreless IP)Began pro career with Class-A Delmarva, going 1-0 with a 0.00 ERA (30.0IP), 40 strikeouts and 2 walks in 8 starts ... Promoted to Class-A Frederick, where he went 6-3 with a 2.84 ERA (57.0IP, 18ER), 66 strikeouts and 18 walks in 12 starts ... Won his Keys debut, 5/29 and was 3rd on the club with six wins ... Wrapped up his minor league season with Double-A Bowie, going 2-0 with a 3.24 ERA (16.2IP, 6ER), 13 strikeouts and 8 walksin 3 starts ... Earned the win (6.0IP, ER, 7K) in Game One of the Eastern League Playoffs over Akron, 9/5 ... Overall, held minor league hitters to a .186 average (67-361), with righties batting .165 (39-236) ... Named the O's #1 prospect by Baseball America following the season
Selected by the Orioles with the #4 pick in the 2011 First Year Player Draft...Named the Gatorade National Player of the Year...Went 11-0 with a 0.20 ERA and 158 strikeouts and five walks in 71.0 innings in his senior season at Owasso (OK) High School...Also batted .467 with 11 home runs and 54 RBI...Ranked the #2 prospect in the draft by Baseball America...Ranked the #4 prospect in the draft by ESPN.com and MLB.com...Signed a five-year major league contract (beginning in 2012) on August 15...Did not play after signing.