Kyle Christopher Lloyd...is the son of Craig and Karen...has a dog named Luna...enjoys the Harry Potter movies... roots for the San Francisco 49ers...originally signed by Padres' scout Jeff Stewart.
Split the season between San Antonio (AA) and El Paso (AAA) while also making his MLB debut on 7/25 vs. NYM...Tossed a no-hitter for San Antonio on 5/13 vs. Frisco in front of a sellout Wolff Stadium crowd of 6,394, striking out three and walking one behind 94 pitches and 17 groundouts...it was the Missions' first solo no-hitter since 1979 (Rick Goulding) and their first no-hitter since James Needy combined with two relievers on the feat in 2014...it was SD's first organizational no-no since 2009, when Simon Castro went the distance for Fort Wayne in a seven-inning game...Earned Texas League Mid-Season All-Star honors for San Antonio, pitching to a 7-5 record with a 3.71 ERA (37 ER, 89.2 IP), .229 opponent batting average and 89 SO against 24 BB in 15 appearances (all starts)...Earned Texas League Pitcher of the Week honors twice (5/8-14 and 6/12-18)...Became the second SD pitcher (also, Dinelson Lamet) to make his MLB debut as a starter in 2017, working 4.0 IP of four-run ball in the no decision vs. NYM on 7/25...Made three stints with El Paso (5/27-6/9, 7/11-24 and 7/27-10/2)...made 12 starts for the Chihuahuas, going 1-4 with a 7.02 ERA (45 ER, 57.2 IP)...Made the start for El Paso in Game 1 of the Pacific Coast League championship series vs. Memphis, tossing 5.0 IP of two-run ball with six strikeouts against one walk in El Paso's 3-1 defeat...Following the season, made five starts for Charros de Jalisco of the Mexican Winter League and posted a 1.96 ERA (5 ER, 23.0 IP) with 22 SO to four BB.
Spent the entire season with San Antonio (AA), going 7-7 with a 3.31 ERA (48 ER, 130.1 IP) with 99 SO against 38 BB in 30 appearances (20 starts)...Led the Missions' staff in starts, innings pitched and strikeouts...Began the season in the bullpen for 10 relief appearances, posting a 1-0 record with a 4.19 ERA (9 ER, 19,1 IP) with 22 SO against five BB...Moved to the starting rotation on 5/20 for the remainder of the season, going 6-7 with a 3.16 ERA (39 ER, 111.0 IP) with 77 SO against 33 BB as a starter...Lasted at least 6.0 IP in five of his last six starts on the season, going 2-3 with a 1.50 ERA (6 ER, 36.0 IP.
Spent the entire season with Lake Elsinore (A), making a career-high 31 appearances (20 starts) while posting a 7-11 record with a 4.72 ERA (72 ER, 137.1 IP) and 139 SO to 41 BB.
Spent the entire season with Fort Wayne (A), going 6-5 with a 3.61 ERA (48 ER, 119.2 IP) and a career- high 155 SO against 34 BB.
Spent the majority of his first professional season with Eugene (A), making 19 relief appearances with a 4-1 record and a 2.30 ERA (12 ER, 47.0 IP) before being promoted to Lake Elsinore (A) for two relief outings.