Chicago White Sox
2014 Avg.
.241
 
Career Avg.
.218
Name  Tyler Flowers
Born  1/24/1986
Height  6-4
Weight  245
Number  21
Position  C
Bats  R
Throws  R
Hot8/1/2014 4:39:00 PM
Description: Chicago catcher Tyler Flowers is batting .438 with a 1.142 OPS over the past nine games.
Insight: Flowers is batting .244 this season with six homers, but could be worth a flier in the short-term.
 
6/21/2014 12:08:00 PM
Description: Chicago catcher Tyler Flowers is not in the starting lineup for Saturday's game against Minnesota.
Insight: Its just a routine day game after a night game off for the White Sox starter. Flowers is batting .244 this season with five homers. Adrian Nieto will make the start, but he's done little in his 51 at-bats to date.
 
6/10/2014 4:35:00 PM
Description: Chicago catcher Tyler Flowers is not in the starting lineup for Tuesday's game Detroit.
Insight: Flowers is batting .263 this season with a respectable .702 OPS with five homers. Adrian Nieto will make the start, but he's done little in his 46 at-bats to date.
 
6/9/2014 11:08:00 AM
Description: Chicago catcher Tyler Flowers is hit less in 10 at-bats against Tigers starter Rick Porcello.
Insight: Flowers is batting .267 this season with a respectable .710 OPS with five homers, but has an unfavorable matchup to be avoided.
 
5/2/2014 3:56:00 PM
Description: Chicago catcher Tyler Flowers is not in Friday's starting lineup. Adrian Nieto will be behind the plate.
Insight: He's hitting .354 this season with a home run and nine RBI. Flowers is just a .213 career hitter in 201 major league appearances. Nieto is batting .190 and has little fantasy value.
 
Hot4/12/2014 10:51:00 AM
Description: Chicago catcher Tyler Flowers is not in Saturday's starting lineup. Adrian Nieto will be behind the plate.
Insight: He's hitting .419 this season but don't expect it to last. Flowers is just a .213 career hitter in 201 major league appearances. Nieto is 2-for-9 this season without a home run or RBI.
 
Hot4/4/2014 10:06:00 PM
Description: Chicago catcher Tyler Flowers stayed hot with three hits Friday against Kansas City.
Insight: Norichika Aoki's fielding error in the eighth inning broke up a string of seven straight hits for Flowers. He's hitting .571 this season but don't expect it to last. Flowers is just a .210 career hitter in 196 major league appearances.
 
4/3/2014 9:44:00 PM
Description: White Sox catcher Tyler Flowers cracked four hits Thursday in a loss to Minnesota.
Insight: That comes after going just 1-for-6 in Chicago's first two games of the season. Flowers might get a break Friday after being behind the plate for all 11 innings on Thursday.
 
3/21/2014 8:56:00 PM
Description: White Sox catcher Tyler Flowers exited Friday's spring training matchup with leg cramps. SOURCE: Daryl Van Schouwen, Chicago Sun-Times
Insight: It doesn't sound like anything to be overly concerned about. In 84 games last season, Flowers demonstrated nice power (10 HR) but failed to hit for average (.195 in 256 at bats).
 
9/5/2013 9:17:00 PM
Description: White Sox catcher Tyler Flowers had season-ending shoulder surgery on Thursday. SOURCE: White Sox.com
Insight: He's looking at a 2-to-3 month recovery window. We'd expect him to be ready for Spring Training.
 
9/2/2013 11:55:00 AM
Description: Chicago catcher Tyler Flowers needs shoulder surgery and will miss the rest of the season.
Insight: Dan Hayes of Comcast Chicago says the surgery will sideline Flowers for the next 3-to-6 months. Josh Phegley (.211, 4 HR, 17 RBI) is starting at catcher Monday against New York.
 
7/3/2013 9:55:00 AM
Description: White Sox catcher Tyler Flowers has faced new Baltimore starter Scott Feldman just seven times, but has put up five hits (.714) including a couple for extra bases.
Insight: Flowers hasn't done much to excite fantasy owners, but he is on pace to hit 16 homers this season. He's worth a one-day flier in this favorable matchup.
 
4/24/2013 9:40:00 AM
Description: White Sox catcher Tyler Flowers (.224. 4 HR, 7 RBI) has faced Cleveland right-hander just four times, but struck out in all four at-bats.
Insight: This might be a good day for manager Robin Ventura to give Flowers the night off, but backup Hector Gimenez is gimpy after being struck on the left shin in Monday's game. You should avoid Flowers on Wednesday.
 
4/3/2013 5:21:00 PM
Description: White Sox catcher Tyler Flowers hit his second homer in as many games Wednesday against the Royals.
Insight: A.J. Pierzynski's replacement has some pop, as he has hit 14 homers in 279 career at-bats, but he is also a .211 hitter.
 
1/26/2013 10:46:00 AM
Description: White Sox catcher Tyler Flowers who missed time at the end of last season due to a hairline fracture in his left hand, has been cleared for offseason workouts, according to a Chicago Tribune report.
Insight: With A.J. Pierzynski signing with Texas, Flowers should become the team's everyday catcher. Whether he can produce at Pierzynski's level, however, is doubtful.
 
10/26/2012 3:55:00 PM
Description: White Sox catcher Tyler Flowers will be sidelined for the next 4-to-6 weeks because of a hairline fracture in his left hand.
Insight: Flowers suffered the injury at the end of the regular season. He could become the team's everyday catcher next season if starter A.J. Pierzynski leaves in free agency.