Resides in Canton, GA during the off-season.
... Finished 1-0 with a 3.34 ERA (29.2IP/11ER) and 40 strikeouts in 19 games (one start) as a junior at Kennesaw State
University in 2008.
... Earned All-Atlantic Sun Conference honors as a senior at Kennesaw State University in 2009 after posting a 7-4 record,
3.16 ERA (42.2IP/15ER), four saves and 56 strikeouts in 26 outings.
... Recommended/signed by Jim Rough for the Tigers.
Year Club W-L ERA G GS CG SHO SV2012Selected to the Eastern League's mid-season all-star squad as he spent the entire 2012 season with Double A Erie.
... Second among all Eastern League relievers with 10.61 strikeouts per nine ininngs.
... Compiled a 2.19 ERA (12.1IP/3ER) and 13 strikeouts in seven appearances during April.
... Fanned a season-high seven batters on July 4 versus Akron.
... Limited lefthanded hitters to a .183 batting average (15x82)...righties hit .303 (43x142) against him.2011Finished fourth in the Florida State League with 20 saves with Single A Lakeland during the 2011 season.
... Selected to the Florida State League's mid-season all-star squad ... Tied for fourth in the Florida State League with 48 appearances.
... Did not allow a run in 10 straight outings April 19-May 15, fanning 17 batters in 10.0 scoreless innings.
... Compiled a 1-0 record, 0.84 ERA (10.2IP/1ER), five saves and 17 strikeouts in 10 outings during April.
... Sidelined July 11-19 with a lumbar spine muscle strain.
... Posted a 1-2 record, 1.59 ERA (11.1IP/2ER) and 14 strikeouts in nine appearances during August.
... Limited lefthanded batters to a .155 batting average (9x58)...righties batted .293 (41x140) against him.2010Third among all Midwest League relievers with 12.03 strikeouts per nine innings with Single A West Michigan in 2010.
... Fanned a season-high four batters on May 10 at Lansing -- equaled the high with four strikeouts on May 21 at Fort
Wayne and August 23 at Great Lakes.
... Surrendered one unearned run over his final 15 appearances of the season July 25-September 5, fanning 27 batters
in 18.1 innings.2009Made his professional debut with Single A Oneonta after being selected by the Tigers in the 16th round of the June 2009
draft -- selected to the New York-Penn League's mid-season all-star squad.
... Tied for fourth in the New York-Penn League with 21 games finished.
... Tied for the lead in the New York-Penn League with seven saves during July.
... Compiled a 2-0 record, 1.93 ERA (9.1IP/2ER), one save and nine strikeouts in nine appearances during August.