2009: Doyle emerged as the Bears' third starter late in the season and finished the year 4-2 with a 4.12 over five starts and 16 appearances ... Made the move into the weekend rotation at Creighton (5/10) and threw a career-best eight innings of four-hit, one-run ball in a win ... Held Indiana State to a run over seven innings the next week (5/16), fanning six against no walks ... Struck out four and allowed one earned run against Nebraska (3/1) to earn a save ... Yielded one hit over three scoreless innings in a start against SEMO (3/18) ... Started and pitched 4.2 innings in MSU's win over No. 17 Oklahoma State (4/8) ... Got the save with a perfect ninth inning at Arkansas State (4/14) ... Struck out five in four innings in a relief win against Wichita State (4/18) ... Struck out 40 batters in 48 innings ... Enters the 2010 season ranked ninth in MSU history with 57 career appearances ... Finished the summer with a 3-1 record and 3.18 ERA for the Sedalia Bombers of the MINK League.
2008: Doyle pitched in 16 games as a sophomore, finishing the year 1-1 with a 5.40 ERA ... After allowing two runs in his first appearance of the year, Doyle put together six consecutive outings without an earned run from March 9 to April 1 for a total of 10 innings ... Gave up just one hit in four innings at SEMO (3/26) ... Earned his first win of the year against Evansville (4/13) with 4.1 innings of scoreless, two-hit relief ... Also tossed a scoreless frame at Bradley (4/20) ... Doyle had a 2.84 ERA over 38 innings for the Central Illinois Collegiate League's Quincy Gems in the summer of 2008.
2007: Doyle made 25 appearances as a rookie, the second highest total in Missouri State history ... Finished the year with 41 strikeouts in 44.2 innings to rank fifth on the team ... Had a 1-4 record and 6.85 ERA ... Allowed no earned runs in 13 of his appearances ... Made the first start of his career at Arkansas-Little Rock (2/27) ... Tossed two scoreless frames to earn a win against UALR (3/13) ... Struck out four batters in just one inning versus Northern Iowa (3/24) ... Threw 2.2 scoreless innings of relief against No. 10 Wichita State (4/22) ... Retired all 13 batters he faced for 4.1 perfect innings of relief against Southern Illinois (4/27).
Background: Doyle earned all-conference honors his final three seasons at Oakville High in St. Louis, including a first-team nod as a senior after going 6-1 with a 1.03 ERA and 66 strikeouts ... Was also named the conference pitcher of the year as a senior ... Was 4-1 with a 1.89 ERA for the Tigers as a junior, and hit .600 with four homers and 19 RBIs as a sophomore ... Oakville won the conference championship in each of his three seasons ... Also played football and ice hockey in high school.
Personal: Patrick Doyle is the son of Dennis and Kathy Doyle ... Born May 12, 1988, in St. Louis, Mo. ... He has one brother, Brian ... Finance major at Missouri State.