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36  Ty Damron
Ty Damron


Krum, Texas

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Height / Weight:
6-2 / 195





A four-year varsity letterwinner at Krum High School for head coach Ray Miller... drafted in the 13th round (394th overall) by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 2013 Major League Baseball First-Year Players Draft... was the only draft selection the Dodgers didn't sign that was taken in the top 15 rounds... was the highest selected high school pitcher by the Dodgers during the 2013 draft... became the highest drafted incoming Red Raider to make it to campus since 2007 (RHP Chad Bettis - 8th Round, Houston)... as a senior went 8-2 with a 1.00 ERA with 138 strikeouts and just 40 walks allowed... earned first team all-district... named District 9-3A Pitcher of the Year... received first team all-state and named all-area MVP... during Class 3A regional quarterfinals, struck out 17 batters during a no-hitter allowing just one walk... also struck out 15 batters in the regional playoffs during a one-hit performance... helped lead team to regional and area quarterfinals as a senior... also named first team all-district as a sophomore and junior... member of regional and state title teams as a prep... played summer baseball for Texas Stix for coaches Nick Heitz, Shane Davenport and Brett Ray.

Ty O'Daniel Damron... born July 28, 1994, in Denton, Texas... son of James and Tresia Damron... has an older sister, Ashley... cousin, Bryan Bohannon, pitched 12 years in the big leagues with six organizations, including the Rangers (1990-94), Tigers (1995), Blue Jays (1996), Mets (1997-98), Dodgers (1998) and Rockies (1999-2001) while making 304 appearances (157 starts) with 54 career wins... an exercise and sport science major at Texas Tech.

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