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Kyle Cofield | Starting Pitcher

Team: Los Angeles Dodgers
Age / DOB:  (29) / 1/23/1987
Ht / Wt:  6'5" / 190
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
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Dodgers signed RHP Kyle Cofield to a minor league contract.
Cofield, 26, has a career 4.11 ERA over parts of eight seasons in the minors. He should open 2013 at the Double-A level with the Dodgers. Sat, Feb 2, 2013 12:16:00 PM

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Pirates signed RHP Kyle Cofield to a minor league contract.

Cofield became a free agent after being outrighted off the White Sox 40-man roster last month. The 24-year-old right-hander posted a 3.30 ERA and 25/13 K/BB ratio over 30 innings between Double- and Triple-A this year. The Pirates also inked right-hander Jose Diaz and infielder Stefan Welch to minor league contracts. However, none of the three will receive invites to spring training.
Wed, Nov 23, 2011 10:55:00 AM

White Sox sent RHP Kyle Cofield outright to Triple-A Charlotte.

The move is being made to clear a spot on their 40-man roster. Cofield, who was acquired from the Braves in exchange for Scott Linebrink last offseason, posted a 3.30 ERA and 25/13 K/BB ratio over 30 innings between Double- and Triple-A this year.
Fri, Oct 14, 2011 03:53:00 PM

White Sox acquired RHP Kyle Cofield from the Braves for RHP Scott Linebrink and $1.5 million.

Cofield was selected in the eighth round of the 2005 MLB Amateur Draft and has compiled a 4.12 ERA and 1.49 WHIP over the past six minor league seasons. He has yet to reach the Triple-A level and won't be much more than a middle or long reliever once he does finally reach the big leagues.
Fri, Dec 3, 2010 01:19:00 PM

According to Jon Paul Morosi of FOXSports.com, the White Sox have acquired Kyle Cofield in a trade from the Braves.

Sounds like a minor move designed to clear a spot on Atlanta's 40-man roster. Cofield, 24 in January, turned in a 4.39 ERA and 1.46 WHIP over 55 1/3 innings this past season at the Double-A level and has not yet reached Triple-A ball. He projects as nothing more than a middle reliever.
Fri, Dec 3, 2010 12:56:00 PM

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Yasmani Grandal
2Austin Barnes
3Kyle Farmer
1B1Adrian Gonzalez
2B1Enrique Hernandez
2Charlie Culberson
3Micah Johnson
SS1Corey Seager
2Chris Taylor
3B1Rob Segedin
LF1Andrew Toles
2Trayce Thompson
3Andre Ethier
4Scott Van Slyke
CF1Joc Pederson
RF1Yasiel Puig
2Darin Ruf
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Clayton Kershaw
2Rich Hill
3Kenta Maeda
4Scott Kazmir
5Julio Urias
6Brandon McCarthy
7Jose De Leon
8Hyun-Jin Ryu
9Ross Stripling
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Pedro Baez
2Grant Dayton
3Josh Fields
4Alex Wood
5Josh Ravin
6Adam Liberatore
7Luis Avilan
8Chris Hatcher
9Vidal Nuno
10Yimi Garcia
11Edward Paredes
12Louis Coleman
13Brock Stewart
14Carlos Frias
15Patrick Schuster