Patrick Kivlehan

Patrick Kivlehan

  • RF
  • B/T: R/R
  • 6' 2" /223


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Patrick Kivlehan MLB Career Stats

199 .206 10 28 1 .695

Patrick Kivlehan Bio

  • Full Name: Patrick Anthony Kivlehan
  • Pronunciation: KIV-luh-hann
  • Nickname: Believe
  • Born: 12/22/1989 in Nyack, NY
  • Draft: 2012, Seattle Mariners, 4th rd. (131st overall)
  • College: Rutgers
  • Debut: 8/20/2016
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MLB Career Stats 199 28 41 10 28 1 .206 .303 .695


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Patrick Kivlehan Stats

*Since 2006

Patrick Kivlehan Advanced Stats

*Since 2006
*Since 2006

Patrick Kivlehan Statcast Events


Patrick Kivlehan Awards

AFL Dernell Stenson Sportsmanship Award

Year Team League
2014 Surprise AFL Organization All-Star

Year Team League
2014 Seattle AL
2015 Seattle AL

SOU Best Utility Player

Year Team League
2014 Jackson SOU

SOU Post-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2014 Jackson SOU

CAL Player of the Week

Week Team League
08/12/2013 High Desert CAL
04/21/2014 High Desert CAL

NWL Player of the Week

Week Team League
07/09/2012 Everett NOR

NWL Most Valuable Player

Year Team League
2012 Everett NOR

NWL Post-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2012 Everett NOR

Patrick Kivlehan Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
November 17, 2017 Cincinnati Reds signed free agent OF Patrick Kivlehan to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
November 6, 2017 RF Patrick Kivlehan elected free agency.
November 3, 2017 Cincinnati Reds sent RF Patrick Kivlehan outright to Louisville Bats.
April 2, 2017 Cincinnati Reds selected the contract of RF Patrick Kivlehan from Louisville Bats.
December 9, 2016 Cincinnati Reds invited non-roster RF Patrick Kivlehan to spring training.
October 10, 2016 Cincinnati Reds sent LF Patrick Kivlehan outright to Louisville Bats.
October 6, 2016 Cincinnati Reds designated LF Patrick Kivlehan for assignment.
September 28, 2016 Cincinnati Reds claimed LF Patrick Kivlehan off waivers from San Diego Padres.
September 28, 2016 Cincinnati Reds activated LF Patrick Kivlehan.
September 21, 2016 San Diego Padres designated LF Patrick Kivlehan for assignment.
August 27, 2016 San Diego Padres optioned LF Patrick Kivlehan to El Paso Chihuahuas.
August 20, 2016 San Diego Padres recalled Patrick Kivlehan from El Paso Chihuahuas.
August 4, 2016 San Diego Padres claimed 3B Patrick Kivlehan off waivers from Seattle Mariners.
August 4, 2016 San Diego Padres optioned 3B Patrick Kivlehan to El Paso Chihuahuas.
August 1, 2016 Seattle Mariners designated 3B Patrick Kivlehan for assignment.
May 31, 2016 Seattle Mariners optioned 3B Patrick Kivlehan to Tacoma Rainiers.
May 29, 2016 Texas Rangers traded 3B Patrick Kivlehan to Seattle Mariners for Player To Be Named Later.
May 23, 2016 Texas Rangers designated 3B Patrick Kivlehan for assignment.
March 14, 2016 Texas Rangers optioned 3B Patrick Kivlehan to Round Rock Express.
December 2, 2015 Seattle Mariners traded 3B Patrick Kivlehan to Texas Rangers. PTBN in 11/16 trade
November 20, 2015 Seattle Mariners selected the contract of 3B Patrick Kivlehan from Tacoma Rainiers.
July 20, 2015 Tacoma Rainiers activated LF Patrick Kivlehan from the temporarily inactive list.
July 4, 2015 Tacoma Rainiers placed OF Patrick Kivlehan on the temporarily inactive list.
April 6, 2015 OF Patrick Kivlehan assigned to Tacoma Rainiers from Jackson Generals.
January 22, 2015 Seattle Mariners invited non-roster 3B Patrick Kivlehan to spring training.
May 10, 2014 3B Patrick Kivlehan assigned to Jackson Generals from High Desert Mavericks.
March 3, 2014 3B Patrick Kivlehan assigned to Seattle Mariners.
June 20, 2013 3B Patrick Kivlehan assigned to High Desert Mavericks from Clinton LumberKings.
April 3, 2013 Patrick Kivlehan assigned to Clinton LumberKings from Everett AquaSox.
June 14, 2012 Patrick Kivlehan assigned to Everett AquaSox.
June 13, 2012 Seattle Mariners signed 3B Patrick Kivlehan.

Patrick Anthony Kivlehan Bio Info

Last name is pronounced 2014 and 2015 was an Mariners Organization 2014 was a Southern League All-Star and received the Arizona Fall League's Dernell Stenson Sportsmanship 2012 was the Northwest League's Most Valuable Player...played for Team USA in the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto..graduated in 2008 from St. Joseph's High School in Montvale, NJ and in 2012 from Rutgers University...played 4 seasons of football at Rutgers before playing baseball as a senior...was named 2012 Big East Conference Player of the Year after becoming the first player in league history to win the Triple Crown (.402, 10hr, 36rbi)...against all Rutgers opponents that season hit .399 with 14 HR and 50 RBI.


Led the team with 9 pinch hits and 57 pinch-hit apps...with 51 pinch-hit at bats established a new single-season club record for a rookie...among all Major League pinch hitters ranked T16th in hits and sixth in plate his 28 starts hit .221 (3 2b, 6hr, 13rbi)...played 1B (12g), 3B (7g, 5gs), CF (4g, 2gs), LF (11g, 6gs) and RF (29g, 15gs)...from 4/12-4/21 reached base safely in each of 6 consecutive plate apps (4h, 1bb, 1hbp), a stretch that included 3 pinch-hit apps and 1 the 14-2 win on 5/6 vs SF produced a career-high 4 hits and his first homer of the season (solo off Ty Block)...iIn the 8-4 win on 5/28 at Phi started in RF and produced his first career 2-homer game, both solo the seventh inning of the 6-4 win on 6/7 vs StL produced his first career pinch-hit HR, a 3-run shot off Brett Cecil that tied the game at a start on 6/26 at StL made his first career appearance in CF...entered the 11-3 win on 8/7 vs SD as part of a seventh-inning double the bottom of the eighth produced his first career grand slam (off Phil Maton)...from 9/19-9/21 vs StL made 3 straight starts at 3B in place of Eugenio Suárez, who was celebrating the birth of first of his daughter, Nicolle...from 6/25-7/15 went 0-for-19, the longest hitless skid of his the 10-7 loss on 7/15 vs Wsh snapped that skid with a 2-run double off Trevor Gott that highlighted the Reds' 5-run ninth inning...was 1 of 7 rookies on the Reds' Opening Day roster...on 11/3 cleared waivers, refused an outright assignment to Louisville and elected free agency...on 11/18 was re-signed by the Reds to a minor league contract with an invitation to 2018 Major League spring training camp...following the season played for Escogido in the Dominican Winter League (11g, .209, 2 2b, 9rbi, 2sb).


On 9/28 was claimed off waivers by the Reds from the Padres...joined the club on 9/30, with 3 games left in the season...for the Reds made 3 apps, including a pair of pinch-hit apps and a start in RF on 10/1 vs Chi...on 9/30 vs Chi pinch hit and became the 52nd and final Reds player to appear in a game in 2016, their highest total since 2006...spent most of the year in Class AAA and in 100 apps for 3 organizations hit .254 (18 2b, 3 3b, 12hr, 49rbi, 5sb) for Round Rock (Tex), Tacoma (Sea) and El Paso (SD)...from 8/20-8/26 for SD made his first 5 Major League apps...for SD on 8/20 vs Ari made his Major League debut with a start in LF and produced 2 hits, including his first hit and home run in his second career plate appearance (solo off Robbie Ray)...also produced 2 hits in his second appearance, on 8/21 vs Ari (1rbi, 2bb, 3r)...began the season in Tex' organization...on 5/23 was designated for assignment and 6 days later was traded to Sea for a player to be named (RHP Justin De Fratus)...on 8/4 was claimed off waivers by SD...on 9/21 was designated for assignment before he was claimed off waivers by Cin on 9/28...was designated for assignment on 10/6, when the Reds claimed IF/OF Arismendy Alcantara off waivers from the Athletics...on 10/10 cleared waivers and was outrighted to Louisville...on 12/9 was invited to 2017 Major League spring training camp.


Made his Class AAA debut and spent the season with Tacoma, batting .256 (121-472) with 25 doubles, 22 HR, and 73 RBI over 123 games…was among PCL's top 20 in total bases (14th, 214), RBI (16th), and XBH (T18th, 48)…hit for higher average against left-handed pitching (.262 vs. .254), but had higher SLG (.477 / .403) and OPS (.787 / .722) figures off right-handers…hit .237 (69-291) with .728 OPS before the All-Star break, then .287 (52-181) with .827 OPS after the break… in his final 19 G beginning Aug. 20, compiled .392/.422/.696/1.118 (31-79) slash line.


Combined to bat .295 (153-519) with 84 runs, 32 2B, 9 3B, 103 RBI and 56 BB in 138 games with High Desert (Class High-A) and Jackson (Class AA)…appeared in games at first base, third base, leftfield, centerfield, rightfield and designated hitter…began season with High Desert… hit back-to-back multi-HR games April 17-18…promoted to Jackson on May 10…after batting .114 (4-35) in first 10 Class AA games, reached base safely in the next 29 straight (.381, 40-105, 4 HR, 28 RBI, 14 BB)…career-high 17 game hit streak 6/3-23 (.438, 28-64, 13 R, 9 2B, 3B, 2 HR, 20 RBI, 7 BB, SB), was tied for third-longest in Southern League in 2014…reached base safely in 32 straight, July 3-Aug. 7, longest on-base streak in the league… ranked fourth in SL with .485 SLG and seventh with .300 avg…played for Surprise Saguaros in Arizona Fall League, batting .280 (26- 93) with 4 HR and 22 RBI in 24 G…led AFL in RBI, was third with 18 runs…named by Baseball America as the Mariners No. 4 prospect…2014 recipient of the Arizona Fall League's Dernell Stenson Sportsmanship Award.


Split season between Class A Clinton (April 4-June 19) and High Desert (June 20-Sept. 1), combining to hit .303/.366/.464/.830 (148-489) over 128 games in his first full pro season…had 25-game hit streak, July 25-Aug. 22 (.437, 45-103, 7 HR, 35 RBI), longest hit streak both by Mariners' farmhand and in Cal League in 2013…on Aug. 9 vs. Lancaster, went 5-for-7 with 4 R, a 2B, HR, and 6 RBI…his 38 RBI in 27 G in August led all minor league players, also the highest total by any player in any month in 2013…played for Peoria Javelinas in Arizona Fall League.


Began pro career with Everett and named the 2012 Northwest League MVP… finished amongst league leaders in slugging (first, .511), HR (tied for first, 12), TB (second, 144), XBH (second, 32), RBI (tied for second, 52), at-bats (second, 282) hits (third, 85), runs (third, 46), games (third, 72), average (third, .301) and doubles (tied for fourth, 17)…named NWL Player of the Week, July 2-8 (.379, 11- 29, 10 R, 2 2B, 4 HR, 11 RBI)…season-high 5 RBI on July 8 at Vancouver (2-4, 3 R, 2 HR, 5 RBI)…participated in the Mariners Instructional League.