Career Notes: The local product was drafted in the eighth round of the 2012 MLB draft after a stellar career at the University of Cincinnati...played in the Chicago White Sox organization from 2012-15, reaching as high as AAA Charlotte.
2015: Pitched at the AAA, AA, and A levels for the Chicago White Sox organization, but saw most of his time with AA Birmingham and High-A Winston-Salem...finished the year with a 3.94 ERA in 59.1 total innings (39 appearances) between the three clubs...struck out 31 and walked just 11, while notching 10 saves in 14 opportunities...opponents batted just .236 against him in AA.
2014: Made 37 appearances for Winston-Salem, finishing with a 5.18 ERA in 41.2 innings...struck out a career-high 44 and walked 25.
2013: Posted a 5-4 record and a 5.65 ERA in 27 appearances with the Kannapolis Intimidators (A)...posted 41 strikeouts and 20 walks.
2012: After being drafted in the eighth round, was assigned to the White Sox's Rookie affiliate the Great Falls Voyagers...Made 18 appearances (one start), finishing with a 4.50 ERA, 33 strikeouts, and 12 walks in 44 innings.
2010-12: Pitched three seasons, starting and relieving for the University of Cincinnati...had his best season in 2012, making 22 appearances and ranking ninth in the Big East in saves (five)...started the final four series openers for the Bearcats and posted a 1.61 ERA with 21 strikeouts in 28 innings while limiting opponents to a .212 average...finished the season with a 2.78 ERA and 55 strikeouts in 55 innings pitched, while holding opponents to a .236 batting average.