Originally written on Redlegs Review  |  Last updated 10/23/14
by: Jon Davis Staff Writer @I_Bleed_RedsRed #8 Kyle Lotzkar RHP Up next we have a very interesting prospect, a supplemental 1st round pick in the 2007 draft: Kyle Lotzkar, a 6-foot-4, 210-pound right hander drafted out of South Delta Secondary School in British Columbia. Lotzkar, just like another Canadian we all know, was drafted very high with a lot of potential from our neighbors to the north. Unfortunately, that's where the comparison ends, well at least for now. In 2007 and 2008, when he was only 17 and 18-years old, respectively, he pitched a total of just 66.2 innings. He had an ERA in the low three's and a SO/9 over 11, which was a good start, but then he had a serious injury. He fractured his elbow and had to have Tommy John surgery. This forced him to miss the rest of the 2008 season, as well as the entire 2009. The question came up about whether he would ever pitch again. In 2010, he returned to the mound and posted a 2.03 ERA & 0.95 WHIP in 44 in...
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