Roller Still Has Work To Do

TRENTON, NJ - First baseman Kyle Roller came to Trenton this year with high hopes. While leading the club in home runs and showing the ability to hit against lefty pitchers, he also has an unsettling amount of strikeouts, making his Double-A debut season bittersweet. Now with the August sun slowly fading, Roller prepares to reset his focus and set himself straight.
August 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Kyle Roller Hammering AA Pitching Trenton

Kyle Roller plays a position currently blocked by two different players for his Major League parent club, the New York Yankees.He is already 25-years-old and not considered a top 20 prospect in his own minor league system. As an eighth round pick for New York in 2010, he’s not considered an elite talent.Still, for his current franchise with an anemic offense and little production...
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June 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Roller Seeks More Consistency

After being drafted in the 8th round by the Yankees in 2010, first baseman Kyle Roller continues to move up in the ranks of the organization. Following a year with the Tampa Yankees in the Florida State League, Roller now leads the Thunder in hits, doubles, home runs, runs batted in, and total bases, and still is wanting more.
May 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Roller Putting His Game Together with Thunder

TRENTON, NJ – Trenton Thunder first baseman Kyle Roller hails from Rockingham, N.C, where NASCAR used to hold the race after the Daytona 500. Now the track, affectionately known as “The Rock,’’ hosts the Fast Track High Performance Driving School, which serves as a venue for NASCAR’s testing. So far this season, Roller has proven to be a “Rock’’ for the Thunder offense...
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April 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Thunder Blank Richmond, Win Third Straight

TRENTON, NJ (Thunder PR)  – Kyle Roller’s two-run titanic home run was all the offense the Thunder would need Saturday evening in a 3-0 win over the Richmond Flying Squirrels. The game was Trenton’s (6-3) first shutout performance of the season, as Matt Tracy, St. John’s product Danny Burawa, Aaron Dott and Tommy Kahnle allowed just six hits and struck out 13 batters in...
Via Mike Silva's Sports Media Watchdog
April 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Roller Still Learning To Use His Power

TAMPA, FL - After being named Florida State League player of the week recently, Kyle Roller has found validation and pride in the hard work he has put into improving his all-around game this season. The 24-year-old first baseman not only leads the Tampa team in home runs, he has nearly the same amount as the next three hitters combined!
August 18, 2012  |  Discuss

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