The 15th best reliever in the 2017 Valley League season is Winchester’s Tyler Swiggart, from George Washington!
Let’s take a look at his stats for the Royals:
For pitchers considered for this list, Tyler finished 4th in BB/9, and 7th in WHIP. One walk in 22 1/3 innings is pretty impressive, even if three pitchers had a lower rate.
Tyler pitched in the Midwest Collegiate League in the summer of 2016, in which he went 3-3 with a 2.48 ERA in 18 games. He had one save in 29 innings, along with an excellent 5/28 BB/K ratio. He was an MCL all-star, and was an All-League selection at relief pitcher.
A 6-foot-5, 195 pound senior, Tyler has put up the following numbers for GW: