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Oakland A's Prospect Q&A: Kyler Newby, RHP

Kyler Newby with Double-A Mobile (Chip English)

Over the past few years, the Oakland A's have had success finding pitching depth on the minor league free agent market. Right-hander Kyler Newby is a member of the A's 2013 minor league free agent class. Chris Biderman spoke with the former Diamondbacks and Orioles prospect about his experience with A's manager Bob Melvin, his pitching style and more...

Kyler Newby signed with the A's as a minor-league free agent in late November after having a very good season in 2012 with Baltimore's organization, working out of the back-end of the bullpen with Double-A Bowie. Before 2012, Newby had spent his entire career in the Arizona Diamondbacks' organization. The D-Backs' 50th-round pick in 2004 has a career 3.22 ERA with 551 strike-outs and 183 walks in...

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