Player Page

Colt Hynes | Relief Pitcher

Team: Toronto Blue Jays
Age / DOB:  (30) / 6/28/1985
Ht / Wt:  5'11" / 200
Bats / Throws: Left / Left
Contract: view contract details

Latest News

Recent News

Blue Jays sent LHP Colt Hynes outright to Triple-A Buffalo.
Hynes cleared waivers after being designated for assignment and will remain in the organization. He owns a 3.16 ERA and 24/14 K/BB ratio over 31 1/3 innings with Buffalo this season. Sep 4 - 8:51 AM

Highest Searched Players over the last 7 days

Player News


Blue Jays designated LHP Colt Hynes for assignment.

The move makes room for the Blue Jays' pending September call-ups. Hynes has made five appearances in the majors this season and owns a 3.16 ERA and 24/14 K/BB ratio over 31 1/3 innings with Triple-A Buffalo.
Sep 1 - 12:10 PM

Blue Jays optioned LHP Colt Hynes to Triple-A Buffalo.

Hynes struggled in his five appearances with the big club, posting a 6.00 ERA and 3.33 WHIP. He's replaced in the bullpen by Jeff Francis.
Apr 19 - 9:47 AM

Blue Jays claimed LHP Colt Hynes off waivers from the Dodgers; optioned him to Triple-A Buffalo.

Hynes struggled during his time in the majors last season but boasts a 2.87 ERA and 104/12 K/BB ratio across 100 1/3 frames over the last two seasons in the minors. He'll give the Jays another left-handed relief option.
Wed, Aug 13, 2014 02:34:00 PM

Dodgers designated LHP Colt Hynes for assignment.

The move clears a spot on the 40-man roster for Kevin Correia. Acquired from the Indians in April, Hynes holds a 4.08 ERA and 46/10 K/BB ratio over 53 innings at the Triple-A level this season.
Sun, Aug 10, 2014 12:33:00 PM

Dodgers acquired LHP Colt Hynes from the Indians in exchange for RHP Duke von Schamann.

Hynes had been designated for assignment last week. The left-handed reliever will report to Triple-A Albuquerque, where he'll provide bullpen depth for the Dodgers.
Sun, Apr 6, 2014 03:33:00 PM

Indians designated LHP Colt Hynes for assignment.

Hynes was acquired from the Padres over the winter after San Diego had designated him for assignment. He put up some nice numbers in the minors last season, so it's possible he'll draw interest on waivers.
Sun, Mar 30, 2014 12:21:00 PM

Indians acquired LHP Colt Hynes from the Padres for cash considerations.

Hynes was designated for assignment last week after allowing 17 runs in 17 innings this season with San Diego. The 28-year-old will hope for better results in Cleveland.
Thu, Oct 31, 2013 02:19:00 PM

Padres designated LHP Colt Hynes for assignment.

He's now off the 40-man roster. Hynes allowed 17 runs over his 17 innings with the Padres this season.
Fri, Oct 25, 2013 02:09:00 PM

Padres purchased the contract of LHP Colt Hynes from Triple-A Tucson.

Hynes has certainly earned the promotion, as he's posted a 1.52 ERA and absurd 58/2 K/BB ratio over 47 1/3 innings between Double- and Triple-A this season. He'll work in middle relief.
Sun, Jul 14, 2013 01:40:00 PM

Depth Charts

C1Russell Martin
2Josh Thole
1B1Edwin Encarnacion
2Casey Kotchman
2B1Devon Travis
2Ryan Goins
3David Adams
SS1Troy Tulowitzki
2Jiovanni Mier
3B1Josh Donaldson
LF1Ben Revere
2Chris Colabello
3Michael Saunders
CF1Kevin Pillar
2Ezequiel Carrera
3Dalton Pompey
RF1Jose Bautista
DH1Justin Smoak
Starting Pitcher
S1Marco Estrada
2R.A. Dickey
3Marcus Stroman
4J.A. Happ
5Jesse Chavez
6Drew Hutchison
7Aaron Sanchez
8Scott Diamond
Relief Pitcher
R1Roberto Osuna
2Brett Cecil
3Aaron Loup
4Bo Schultz
5Ryan Tepera
6Pat Venditte
7Steve Delabar
8Chad Jenkins
9Blake McFarland
10Brady Dragmire