Arizona Career Stats (PDF) Draft Arizona 2009
Selected by the Cleveland Indians in the 19th Round of the 2007 MLB draft.
Will get shot to replace T.J. Steele in centerfield ... Turned in an impressive fall season at the plate ... Should find a steady spot in lineup and will add a combination of speed and improved power.
Season: Appeared in 41 games making 24 starts as an outfielder and occasional designated hitter ... Finished batting .277 with 18 runs scored and 13 RBI ... Coral Gables Super Regional (June 6-8): Appeared as a pinch hitter and moved to outfield in each of first two games, going 0-4. Responded with a 2-for-2 effort as the starting designated hitter in series finales, where he scored a run, walked and stole a base ... Ann Arbor Regional (May 30-June 1): Started as the designated hitter in regional championship game, and went 1-for-4 with a homerun, two RBI and two runs scored ... Stanford (May 17-19): Came on as a pinch hitter in third game of series and went 2-for-2 with a double and a RBI ... California (May 2-4): Started all three games in left field and finished 3-for-12 in the series with two runs scored ... San Diego State (April 29-30): Combined to go 2-for-5 with two runs scored in mid-week series ... at Oregon State (April 25-27): Scored a run in all three games, making three starts ... New Mexico (April 22-23): Went 3-for-7 with three runs scored and one batted in one run in mid-week series ... Washington State (April 18-20): Started all the games, but finished the series with a 3-for-4 game in series finale, scoring a run and driving in another ... at UCLA (March 28-30): Started second game of series in left field and collected first multi-hit game of season ... Whataburger Classic (March 7-9): Played in all three games, including first career start as a designated hitter against Notre Dame. Finished 2-for-5 at the plate in the three games ... Sacramento State (Feb. 29 - March 2): Made Arizona debut as a pinch hitter by drilling a two-run triple and scoring a run in second game of series.
Graduated from Chatsworth High School in Chatsworth, Calif., in 2007 ... Earned three varsity letters in baseball for head coach Tom Mensborn ... Team won the 2007 Los Angeles City Section Championship Division title ... 2007 Baseball Resource, Rawlings, and TPX All-American ... Rawlings Gold Glove winner his senior season ... Second-team all-state in 2007 ... Three-time all-league selection ... Two-time all-city selection.
Member of the Angels and Dodgers elite teams ... Participated at the 2006 Area Code Games in Long Beach, Calif.
Full name: Robert Coyle ... Born: 3/6/1989 in Tarzana, Calif. ... Son of Cheree and Robert Coyle ... Has a younger brother, Luke, and a younger sister, Cheyenne ... Is majoring in psychology.