This week on the Legends Radio Show...
May 30th, 2020 9 AM CT
Millard South Grad 2001.
Hometown, Maryville , Kansas.
Jr & Sr. Years All State. Junior Year, batted 429, 2-2, 3.78 ERA. Legion 16-3, 141 strike outs, .74 ERA, Batted 522!
Nebraska Baseball 2002-2005. 17-2, 45 Games, 184 innings pitched, 136 SO’s. 3.66 ERA .
All Big 12 2002, 2005. 2003 had Surgery on elbow.
Led Nebraska to College World Series in 2002 & 2005.
Professional Baseball. Drafted Round 3 by Minnesota Twins. Rookie Year for Twins at Elizabethton Twins, 4-3, 2.32 ERA.
AA New Britain Cats, A Ft Myers Miracle.
AAA at Rochester Red Wings.
USA Olympic Baseball Team 2008. Pitched 3.1 Scoreless innings to earn Win for USA Vs Canada, giving up 1 hit and striking out 3. Twins 2009-2015, Orioles 2016, Chicago Cubs 2017-2019.
. Lawrence, Kansas native/hometown After HS All State Career, played one season for Garden City CC. Hit 404, 13 Homers and threw out 50% of attempted stealers.
Nebraska Baseball 2003-2005. 3 Year Starter. 1ST Team All Big 12 at 2 positions; DH
& First Base. 3 Time 1ST Team Academic All Big 12. Career 320 Hitter with 34
Home Runs and 166 RBI’s in 180 Games. Big 12 Tournament MVP as Senior.
**Led Nebraska Sweep of Regular Season and Tournament Titles and First
School win in College World Series. Earned Degree in Journalism in 2005 and
Masters Degree in Educational Administration in 2012.
*** Currently Nebraska Baseball Director of Operations after one year as Volunteer
Coach in 2018. Previously Director of Operations for 10 Years.
Professional Baseball; Drafted by Seattle Mariners in 18th Round. Played 2005-2008
Before entering Baseball Coaching in 2009. Spouse Monica and Daughter Laney.