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Tyler Clippard

Born: Feb 14, 1985

Birthplace: Lexington

Profession: Baseball player

Nationality: United States

Tyler Clippard

Date of Birth : Feb 14, 1985
Birth Place : Lexington

Tyler Lee Clippard is an American professional baseball pitcher for the New York Mets of Major League Baseball. He has also pitched in MLB for the New York Yankees, the Washington Nationals, and the Oakland Athletics. Clippard bats and throws right-handed. After playing baseball at J. W. Mitchell High School in New Port Richey, Florida, the Yankees drafted Clippard in the ninth round of the 2003 MLB Draft. He debuted with the Yankees as a starting pitcher in 2007. The Yankees traded him to the Nationals before the 2008 season, and the Nationals converted him into a relief pitcher in 2009. He was named to the MLB All-Star Game in 2011 and 2014, and won the MLB Delivery Man of the Month Award in June 2012. The Nationals traded Clippard to the Athletics before the 2015 season, who traded him to the Mets during the 2015 season.

Profession


  • Baseball player
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