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Tyler Horan: Hall of Fame Class of 2020

11/16/2021 4:37 AM

Article By: CCBL Public Relations Office

Paul Galop, Tyler Horan, Sol Yas - SportsPix Photo

Thank you to our presenting sponsors, Cape Cod Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, P.C. and Mintz  for their support of the Cape Cod Baseball League Hall of Fame.

 

Tyler Horan: Hall of Fame class of 2020

 

The Virginia Tech product starred in the Wareham outfield in 2012, leading the Gatemen to the Cape League championship. The 6’2”, 230-pound Horan belted 16 homers, tying Dave Staton’s modern-day league wood bat record set in 1988, and totaled 52 hits and 40 RBI. The Middleboro, Mass., native was named the Cape League’s top New England prospect. In the CCBL playoffs, Horan batted .292 with two homers and seven RBI as Wareham defeated Y-D, two games to one in the championship series. He was named to the CCBL All-League Team. He finished runner-up to Brewster’s Aaron Judge in the 2012 College Baseball Home Run Derby and batted .341 with 11 homers and 50 RBI for Virginia Tech in 2013.  Tyler was drafted by San Francisco and played five years in the minor leagues, batting .260 with 55 homers and 191 RBI. His best season was 2014 when he hit .284 with 25 homers and 81 RBI combined for Class A San Jose and Augusta.

 

The Cape Cod Baseball League Hall of Fame induction ceremony is Sunday, November 21. Complete event details, including a full list of inductees can be found on our event page: https://bit.ly/30gi5Tu