Front Office

Brian Lyter

General Manager
Phone: 219-882-2255 ext 232
E-mail:

Brian Lyter enters his fifth season with the RailCats serving as the club's General Manager overseeing all facets of the team.  He spent the 2014 season as the RailCats Assistant General Manager and 2013 as the Director of Sales.  2017 will be Brian’s 9th season in minor league baseball.

Prior to joining the RailCats Brian spent the previous four seasons with the Arkansas Travelers, the Double A Affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.  He started out in 2009 as a stadium operation intern and became the Director of Stadium Operations in 2010.  He worked as an Account Executive and Merchandise Manager in 2011, and was the Director of Food and Beverage for the 2012 season.

Brian, originally from Allegany, New York, graduated from West Virginia University with a Bachelor’s degree in Sports Management, and minors in Business Administration and History.  He is an avid Buffalo Bills, West Virginia Mountaineer, and New York Yankee fan.  Brian, his wife, Laura,  and daughter Annalee reside in Merrillville.

About the Railcats

A day at U.S. Steel yard is non-stop fun, and that's even without the baseball! The RailCats promise a wide array of laugh-out-loud between inning entertainment, great giveaways , jaw-dropping fireworks and a family-first, kid-friendly atmosphere! RailCats fans come in all ages, shapes, and sizes, and the RailCats promise every fan will have fun. 

Find Us

U.S. Steel Yard
One Stadium Plaza
Gary, IN 46402
219.882.2255