Colorado Rockies
2014 Avg.
.100
 
Career Avg.
.275
Name  Tyler Chatwood
Born  12/16/1989
Height  6-0
Weight  185
Number  27
Position  SP
Bats  R
Throws  R
7/17/2014 3:17:00 PM
Description: Rockies right-hander Tyler Chatwood needs Tommy John surgery, according to the Denver Post.
Insight: Chatwood had a 3.15 ERA and allowed just five home runs in 111 1/3 innings last season despite pitching at Coors Field, but he gave up four homers and had a 4.50 ERA in 24 innings this season before going down with a strained elbow.
 
5/2/2014 10:33:00 AM
Description: Rockies right-hander Tyler Chatwood's right elbow injury has been diagnosed as a flexor strain and elbow inflammation, according to mlb.com's Thomas Harding.
Insight: At least he's not scheduled to see Dr. James Andrews, so things could be a lot worse. Still, there is no timetable for his return.
 
4/30/2014 6:22:00 PM
Description: The Rockies have placed Tyler Chatwood on the 15-day disabled list due to a right elbow strain.
Insight: This is already the second trip Chatwood has made to the DL this season. He started the season there due to a hamstring injury.
 
4/23/2014 8:05:00 PM
Description: Rockies pitcher Tyler Chatwood served up three homers and allowed five runs in six innings Wednesday against the Rockies.
Insight: Colorado gave up a 5-1 lead going into the top of the third but he squandered it. After giving up just five home runs in 111 1/3 innings last season, Chatwood (1-0, 4.26 ERA, 1.05 WHIP) has allowed four in his first 19 innings this year.
 
4/13/2014 9:44:00 PM
Description: Rockies pitcher Tyler Chatwood (hamstring) allowed four runs on six hits in six innings in his 2014 debut Sunday at San Francisco.
Insight: Chatwood was on the disabled list with a minor hamstring strain. The right-hander had one of the highest ground-ball rates in the majors last season and allowed just five home runs while posting a 3.15 ERA in 111 1/3 innings. However, he had a 6-7 GB/FB on Sunday and gave up a homer to Pablo Sandoval. He's really an NL-only option at best.
 
4/11/2014 8:31:00 PM
Description: Rockies pitcher Tyler Chatwood (hamstring) will start Sunday against the Giants, according to Troy Renck of the Denver Post.
Insight: Chatwood has been on the disabled list with a minor hamstring strain. The right-hander had one of the highest ground-ball rates in the majors last season and allowed just five home runs while posting a 3.15 ERA in 111 1/3 innings. However, he had a 1.43 WHIP and just 66 Ks.
 
3/31/2014 6:25:00 PM
Description: Rockies pitcher Tyler Chatwood will be placed on the 15-day disabled list due to a hamstring injury, according to Troy Renck of the Denver Post.
Insight: The Rockies are concerned with Chatwood having to cover first base. The right-hander had one of the highest ground-ball rates in the majors last season and allowed just five home runs while posting a 3.15 ERA in 111 1/3 innings.
 
3/30/2014 7:55:00 PM
Description: Rockies pitcher Tyler Chatwood is questionable for Wednesday's start due to a hamstring injury, according to Troy Renck of the Denver Post.
Insight: Chatwood threw a side session Sunday and will get the Marlins if he can make his start on Wednesday. The right-hander had one of the highest ground-ball rates in the majors last season and allowed just five home runs while posting a 3.15 ERA in 111 1/3 innings.
 
9/27/2013 8:25:00 PM
Description: Rockies pitcher Tyler Chatwood is dealing with minor elbow stiffness and won't make his final start of the season Sunday, according to Patrick Saunders of the Denver Post.
Insight: Chatwood missed all of August with an elbow issue. He has posted a 1.43 WHIP in 111 1/3 innings this season, but his ability to limit the longball has helped him post a career-best 3.15 ERA.
 
9/4/2013 10:39:00 PM
Description: Rockies pitcher Tyler Chatwood has been cleared to start Saturday on the road against the Padres, according to the Denver Post.
Insight: Chatwood returned from the disabled list Sunday but left his start after taking a comebacker off his thumb. He has a 1.44 WHIP this season but has allowed just five homers in 87 2/3 innings and holds a 3.29 ERA.
 
9/2/2013 4:39:00 PM
Description: Rockies starter Tyler Chatwood is questionable for his next start due to a bruised thumb, according to Troy Renck of the Denver Post.
Insight: Chatwood returned from the disabled list Sunday but left his start after taking a comebacker off his thumb. He hadn't pitched since July 31 due to elbow inflammation.
 
9/1/2013 3:04:00 PM
Description: Rockies starter Tyler Chatwood will come off the DL to start Sunday against the Reds.
Insight: He hasn't pitched since July 31 due to right elbow inflammation but was having a good season prior to his injury, going 7-4 with a 3.15 ERA and a 1.39 WHIP in 85 2/3 innings.
 
8/22/2013 5:06:00 PM
Description: Rockies starter Tyler Chatwood will make a rehab start Sunday, according to Troy Renck of the Denver Post.
Insight: He hasn't pitched since July 31 due to right elbow inflammation. Chatwood hopes to rejoin the rotation next weekend.
 
8/8/2013 12:04:00 PM
Description: The Rockies have gone ahead and placed righthander Tyler Chatwood on the disabled list.
Insight: He's out with inflammation in his right elbow. As of now, there is no timetable for his return.
 
8/6/2013 4:40:00 PM
Description: Rockies pitcher Tyler Chatwood will not make his scheduled start Tuesday due to left hamstring tightness, according to Patrick Saunders of the Denver Post.
Insight: Chatwood has been fantastic this season, going 7-4 with a 3.15 ERA and a 3.33 FIP in 85 2/3 innings. It is unknown how long he'll be sidelined.
 
7/27/2013 9:54:00 AM
Description: Rockies starter Tyler Chatwood struck out 11 batters and tossed seven innings of two-run ball Friday to beat the Brewers.
Insight: He also went 2-for-2 with two RBI at the plate, so it was a fantastic night all around for him. The groundball specialist only has a 6.37 K/9 even after Friday's performance but he is 7-3 with a 2.48 ERA this season. He has allowed just three homers in 83 1/3 innings.
 
7/13/2013 10:33:00 PM
Description: Rockies starter Tyler Chatwood gave up just four hits and one run in eight innings Saturday at Los Angeles, but he opposed Zack Greinke, who threw a shutout.
Insight: Chatwood gave up 11 hits and five earned runs against the Dodgers back on July 3 in his worst start of the year, but he has followed it up with two quality starts. The right-handed groundball specialist has gone 5-3 with a 2.56 ERA and a 1.29 WHIP this season and has given up just two home runs in 70 1/3 innings.
 
7/4/2013 10:12:00 AM
Description: Rockies starter Tyler Chatwood allowed 11 hits and five earned runs in five innings Wednesday against the Dodgers.
Insight: Chatwood wasn't going to carry a 2.13 ERA all season. He hadn't served up a homer in 50 2/3 innings this season prior to Wednesday, but the Dodgers hit two off the righty.
 
6/21/2013 9:46:00 PM
Description: Rockies starter Tyler Chatwood gave up one run on four hits over six innings Friday in a no decision against Washington.
Insight: Chatwood has been terrific, posting a 2.22 ERA in 44 2/3 innings this season. The righty has a 60.2 percent groundball rate, which works well at Coors Field. He hasn't allowed a home run yet and actually has been unlucky with a .336 BABIP.
 
6/12/2013 7:39:00 PM
Description: Rockies starter Tyler Chatwood (triceps) will make his next start Saturday instead of Friday, according to Troy Renck of the Denver Post.
Insight: Chatwood missed his last start with a triceps injury. The team will go with Juan Nicasio Friday against the Phillies, so Chatwood will get one extra day of rest.