Dylan Lee Floro… resides in Atwater, California with his wife Amber and daughter Ryleigh…graduated from Buhach Colony High School in Atwater, CA...attended Cal State-Fullerton and was was named Big West Conference Pitcher of the Year in 2012.
In his first full season with Los Angeles, he went 5-3 with a 4.24 ERA (22 ER/46.2 IP) while posting a 1.29 WHIP and striking out 42 batters ... In the month of April, he tossed 10.1 scoreless innings while limiting opponents to a .114 batting average ... Did not allow an earned run until May 11, recording a career-long 17.1 scoreless inning streak to start the season…struck out 12 batters against two walks in 16 games during that time...had success at Dodger Stadium, going 2-0 with a 2.28 ERA (6 ER/23.2 IP) in 24 games at home compared to a 3-3 mark and a 6.26 ERA (16 ER/23.0 IP) in 26 road games...held right-handed batters to a .211 average, while allowing a .339 opponent's batting average against lefties...his 51.1 ground ball percentage ranked 23rd among National League relievers...went 0-0 with a 2.08 ERA (1 ER/4.1 IP) in six games with Triple-A Oklahoma City, striking out five batters against four walks while limiting hitters to a .188 average...was placed on the 10-Day IL from July 19-31 with neck inflammation and again from August 21-September 1 with a left intercostal strain.
In 54 combined games with the Reds and Dodgers, he went 6-3 with a 2.25 ERA (16 ER /64.0 IP) and limited the opposition to a .237 average…struck out 58 batters against 23 walks, while posting a 1.25 WHIP ... Finished the season with the seventh-best ERA among National League relievers and tied for seventh in wins ... Acquired from the Reds in a four-player trade on July 4…in 25 games with the Reds, went 3-2 with a 2.72 ERA (11 ER /36.1 IP)…started the season with Triple-A Louisville, allowing just four hits over 3.0 scoreless inning in two games before having his contract selected by Cincinnati on April 13 ... Made his Dodger debut on July 8 and finished the season going 3-1 with a 1.63 ERA (5 ER /27.2 IP), while holding hitters to a .182 average in 29 games with Los Angeles…struck out 31 batters against just 11 walks during that span ... Finished the season tossing scoreless relief in 14 of his last 15 relief appearances (13.0 IP) since August 14, while going 2-0 with a 0.69 ERA and striking out 14 against six walks ... Appeared in eight postseason games, posting a 0-1 record with a 3.86 ERA (3 ER /7.0 IP), holding batters to a .240/.345/.320 slash line… struck out eight batters against four walks.
Made 2 starts and 34 relief apps for 3 teams in 2 organizations, including 3 relief apps for the Cubs...on 1/11 was designated for assignment by the Rays...on 1/17 was claimed off waivers by the Cubs...after clearing waivers again, on 2/3 was outrighted to Class AAA Iowa and spent most of the season there...made 3 apps during 5 stints with the Cubs (5/8-5/9, 5/21, 6/5, 6/22-6/24, 7/7-7/12)...pitched on 5/9 at Col, 5/21 vs Mil and 7/9 vs Pit...on 8/4 was claimed off waivers by the Dodgers...on 8/18 was designated for assignment and 4 days later was outrighted to Okalahoma City, where he spent the rest of the season...became a free agent following the season and on 12/24 was signed by the Reds to a minor league contract with an invitation to 2018 Major League spring training camp.
Dylan made his major league with Tampa Bay, going 0-1 with a 4.20 ERA (7 ER/15.0 IP) in 12 relief outings ... was selected from Triple-A Durham, July 6, and made his major league debut the next day vs. the Angels (1.1 IP, 1 R)... Pitched to a 3.18 ERA (2 ER/5.2 IP) in his final five appearances with Tampa Bay after compiling a 4.82 ERA (5 ER/9.1 IP) in his first seven outings...Made three appearances of at least 2.0 innings pitched, including a season-high 2.1 innings and four strikeouts, August 10 at Toronto...Was named an International League All-Star with Durham, going 1-2 with a 2.88 ERA (16 ER/50.0 IP) and seven saves in 32 games with the Bulls...Placed on the minor league disabled list, August 26, with a right forearm strain, ending his season.