December 10, 1900|
|Died: November 22, 1956
|April 16, 1925, for the Washington Senators|
|Last MLB appearance|
|September 13, 1926, for the New York Yankees|
|Runs batted in||76|
Roy Edward Carlyle (December 10, 1900 – November 22, 1956) was an outfielder in Major League Baseball who played between 1925 and 1926 for the Washington Senators (1925), Boston Red Sox (1925–26) and New York Yankees (1926). Carlyle batted left-handed and threw right-handed. He was born in Buford, Georgia.
In a two-season career, Carlyle was a .318 hitter (157-for-494) with nine home runs and 76 RBI in 174 games, including 61 runs, 31 doubles, six triples, and one stolen base. He hit for the cycle on July 21, 1925, while with the Red Sox.
Carlyle died in Norcross, Georgia, at the age of 55.
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- Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference, or Baseball-Reference (Minors), or Retrosheet
- Roy Carlyle at Find a Grave
|Hitting for the cycle
July 21, 1925
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