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Sean Coyle

Sean Coyle 5 2B

Bowie Baysox

  • Status: Released
  • Full Name: Sean Edward Coyle
  • Age: 25 (January 17, 1992)
  • Birthplace: Sellersville, PA
  • Bats/Throws: R/R Ht: 5' 8" Wt: 175
  • Draft: Round 3 (2010, BOS)
  • School: Germantown Academy, Fort Washington, PA

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Sean Coyle  5 2B

Sean Coyle
  • Full Name: Sean Edward Coyle
  • Born: January 17, 1992
  • Age: 25
  • Birthplace: Sellersville, PA
  • Bats: R
  • Throws: R
  • Height: 5' 8"
  • Weight: 175
  • Draft: Round 3 (2010, BOS)
  • School: Germantown Academy, Fort Washington, PA

2016 Highlights
• Split the season between the Red Sox and Angels systems, combining to hit .181 with eight home runs and 27 RBI
• Opened the year with Triple-A Pawtucket, where he hit .125 with two home runs and four RBI in 24 games
• Started for the Pawsox on Opening Day vs. Buffalo, homering in a 2-0 Pawtucket victory
• Assigned to Double-A Portland on May 16 and appeared in 40 games for the Seadogs, hitting .185/.296/.308
• Homered in back-to-back games, May 23 and May 24 at Harrisburg
• From May 20 - June 5, hit .292 (14-48) with two home runs, four RBI and 10 runs scored
• Claimed by the Los Angeles Angels on waivers on July 18 and assigned to Double-A Arkansas on July 21
• Homered twice on August 2 at Northwest Arkansas, including a game-tying solo home run in the 9th inning
• Designated for assignment on August 13 and outrighted to Arkansas on August 16
• Finished the season on a 10-game hitting streak, over which he hit .400 (16-40) with five XBH and five runs scored
2015: Limited to 39 games with Triple-A Pawtucket due to two stints on the DL...His first Triple-A hit was a two-run home run on 4/10 at Lehigh Valley against PHI's Chad Billingsley (on rehab)...Went deep in each of his first two games at McCoy Stadium, 4/16 and 4/17 vs. Rochester...Drew a walk-off walk in the 11th inning on 6/28 vs. Gwinnett...Returned to the DL on 7/7 (retro to 7/4) with a lower back strain and missed the remainder of the season...Hit .280 (14-for-50) with five doubles, one home run and 9 RBI in 13 rehab games between the GCL Red Sox (10 games) and Short-A Lowell (3 games).
2014: Named an Eastern League midseason All-Star with Portland in his Double-A debut...Had the 3rd-most HR among Boston farmhands (16) in only 96 games...Ranked 5th among full-season Red Sox minor leaguers in AVG (.295)...Placed among EL qualifiers in AVG (8th), SLG (4th, .512), and HR rate (8th, 21.0 AB/HR)...Led the Sea Dogs in runs, HR, RBI, and total bases (172)...Hit .336 (73-for-217) before the All-Star break...Was the EL leader in SLG (.585) and OPS (.997) in the first half (minimum 200 at-bats)...Started a 5-4-3 triple play on 4/21 at Binghamton, the 1st-ever triple play turned in Sea Dogs history...Missed time on the DL from 5/2 (retro to 4/30) until 5/22 with a right index finger contusion...Went on the DL again on 8/9 (retro to 8/8) with a right ankle sprain and was activated 8/20...Had two double-digit hit streaks, a season-high 12-game run from 4/21-5/31 (.477, 21-for-44) and a 10-game streak from 6/23-7/28 (.419, 13-for-31)...His first Double-A hit was a home run on 4/4 at Reading...Named EL Player of the Month for June after hitting .348 (32-for-92), 6 HR, 22 RBI and tying for the league lead in total bases (tied, 60) and XBH (tied, 15)... Reached safely in 28 consecutive games from 6/6-7/6 (.362, 34-for-94, 6 2B, 3B, 8 HR, 30 RBI, 16 BB, .452 OBP)...Selected as EL Player of the Week for 6/23-29...Started at 2B as the leadoff hitter for the East Team in the EL All-Star Game on 7/16 in Altoona, PA (1-for-3, SB)...Selected to participate in the MLB All-Star Futures Game on 7/13 at Target Field in Minnesota...Homered twice in four playoff games for Portland (.286, 4-for-14, 2B, 2 HR, 4 RBI, 3 R)...Added to Boston's 40-man roster on 11/20.
2013: Ranked T-3rd in the Red Sox system with 16 HR despite being limited to 60 games, mostly at High-A Salem (48 G)...Including 6 games for Single-A Greenville and a 6-game rehab stint in the Gulf Coast League, combined to hit .242 (58-for-240) with 12 2B, 16 HR, 35 RBI, and 12 SB...Spent time on the DL from 6/4-8/5 with right hamstring tendinitis...Hit .417 (5-for-12) with 3 2B, 3B, and 7 RBI in postseason play to help the Salem Sox to the Mills Cup Championship...Named MVP of the Mills Cup Finals.
2012: Spent the season at High-A Salem and led qualifying Carolina League 2B in fielding % (.967), chances (483), putouts (177), assists (290), and double plays (67)...Paced Salem with 15 HBP and ranked among club leaders in games (2nd, 116), at-bats (T-2nd, 437), runs (4th, 60), hits (4th, 109), 2B (T-2nd, 31), RBI (3rd, 63), and total bases (3rd, 193)...Following the season, ranked by Baseball America as Boston's top prospect at 2B.
PERSONAL: Sean Edward Coyle was signed by Baltimore as a minor league free agent on 12/15/16...Originally selected by Boston in the 3rd round of the 2010 draft out of Germantown Academy (PA)...Hit .562 with 55 RBI, 22 steals and a school record 13 home runs as a high school senior in 2010...Hit .296 in eight games for USA Baseball's 18-and-under team during the squad's gold-medal run at the Pan American Games in 2009...His brother, Tommy Coyle, was selected by Tampa Bay in the 16th round of the 2012 June Draft.