ETSN.fm 2014 Baseball Preview

PLAYERS TO WATCH

Blake Adams

  • School: Pine Tree
  • Position: Catcher/Pitcher
  • Classification: Senior
  • 2013 stats: Hitting -- .357, 2 HRs, 33 RBIs; Pitching -- 5-3, 2.75 ERA, 32 K, 7 BB, 28 IP (signed with Navarro College)

 

Josh Benson

  • School: White Oak
  • Position: Pitcher
  • Classification: Senior
  • 2013 stats: 8-0, 0.70 ERA, 59 K, 18 BB, 50 IP (signed with Panola College)

 

Kolby Blissett

  • School: Carthage
  • Position: Infielder
  • Classification: Senior
  • 2013 stats: .415, 1 HR, 23 RBIs, 9 doubles, 1 triple, 30 runs, 11 steals
Carlisle's Zach Brightwell. (Travis Harsch, ETSN.fm)

Zach Brightwell

  • School: Carlisle
  • Position: Pitcher/Outfielder
  • Classification: Senior
  • 2013 stats: Pitching -- 7-1, 0.86 ERA, 69 K, 6 BB, 40.2 IP; Hitting -- .441, 3 HRs, 45 RBIs, 9 doubles, 4 triples, 55 runs, 20 steals
Whitehouse pitcher Ryan Cheatham. (Christopher R. Vinn, ETSN.fm)

Ryan Cheatham

  • School: Whitehouse
  • Position: Pitcher
  • Classification: Senior
  • 2013 stats: 13-0, 2.76 ERA, 92 K, 43 BB, 88.2 IP

 

Dezmond Chumley

  • School: Longview
  • Position: Outfielder
  • Classification: Junior
  • 2013 stats: .398, 18 RBIs, 7 doubles, 11 triples, 25 runs

 

Caleb Colley

  • School: Carlisle
  • Position: Infielder
  • Classification: Senior
  • 2013 stats: .427, 1 HR, 37 RBIs, 7 doubles, 40 runs, 35 steals

 

Trey Cumbie

  • School: Lufkin
  • Position: Pitcher
  • Classification: Junior
  • 2013 stats: N/A
Chapel Hill pitcher Pat Day. (Courtesy photo)

Pat Day

  • School: Chapel Hill
  • Position: Pitcher
  • Classification: Senior
  • 2013 stats: 5-5, 2.24 ERA, 101 K, 46.1 IP (signed with Houston)

 

Eric DeJesus

  • School: Diboll
  • Position: Pitcher
  • Classification: Senior
  • 2013 stats: 9-1, 1.21 ERA, 70 K, 36 BB, 69.1 IP (signed with SFA)

 

Ryan Fant

  • School: Texas High
  • Position: Pitcher
  • Classification: Senior
  • 2013 stats: N/A (signed with Arkansas)

 

Brigham Hill

  • School: Nacogdoches
  • Position: Pitcher
  • Classification: Senior
  • 2013 stats: N/A (signed with Texas A&M)

 

Trey Jeans

  • School: Pleasant Grove
  • Position: Pitcher/Outfielder
  • Classification: Senior
  • 2013 stats: 7-4, 0.84 ERA (signed with ULL)
Mount Pleasant pitcher Michael Kopech. (Courtesy)

Michael Kopech

  • School: Mount Pleasant
  • Position: Pitcher
  • Classification: Senior
  • 2013 stats: N/A (signed with Arizona)
Whitehouse pitcher Patrick Mahomes. (Travis Harsch, ETSN.fm)

Patrick Mahomes

  • School: Whitehouse
  • Position: Pitcher/Infielder
  • Classification: Senior
  • 2013 stats: Pitching -- 8-1, 2.43 ERA, 102 K, 72 BB, 72 IP; Hitting -- .380, 30 RBIs, 12 doubles, 2 triples, 48 runs, 28 steals (signed with Texas Tech)

 

Jansen McCurdy

  • School: White Oak
  • Position: Infielder
  • Classification: Senior
  • 2013 stats: .357, 2 HRs, 6 doubles, 6 triples, 43 runs, 25 steals (signed with Panola College)
Hughes Springs' Chad McKinney. (Christopher R. Vinn, ETSN.fm)

Chad McKinney

  • School: Hughes Springs
  • Position: Catcher
  • Classification: Senior
  • 2013 stats: .460, 38 RBIs, 17 doubles, 1 triple, 45 runs, 23 steals
Spring Hill's Nathan Methvin. (Christopher R. Vinn, ETSN.fm)

Nathan Methvin

  • School: Spring Hill
  • Position: Pitcher/Infielder
  • Classification: Senior
  • 2013 stats: Pitching -- 7-2, 2.51 ERA, 53 K; Hitting -- .398, 20 RBIs, 12 doubles
Hughes Springs pitcher Dylan Moore. (Travis Harsch, ETSN.fm)

Dylan Moore

  • School: Hughes Springs
  • Position: Pitcher
  • Classification: Senior
  • 2013 stats: 17-0, 0.98 ERA, 118 K, 33 BB, 87 IP

 

Jaidon Parrish

  • School: Gilmer
  • Position: Catcher
  • Classification: Senior
  • 2013 stats: .398

 

Dakota Phillips

  • School: Nacogdoches
  • Position: Catcher
  • Classification: Senior
  • 2013 stats: N/A (signed with SFA)
Hallsville's Connor Reich. (Christopher R. Vinn, ETSN.fm)

Connor Reich

  • School: Hallsville
  • Position: Pitcher/Outfielder
  • Classification: Senior
  • 2013 stats: Pitching -- 10-2, 0.87 ERA, 143 K, 33 BB, 88.1 IP; Hitting -- .393, 3 HRs, 31 RBIs, 13 doubles, 2 triples, 26 runs, 9 steals (signed with TCU)

 

William Rittenberry

  • School: Carthage
  • Position: Pitcher
  • Classification: Senior
  • 2013 stats: 9-1, 0.83 ERA, 68 K, 59.1 IP

 

Sam Sitton

  • School: Lindale
  • Position: Pitcher/Infielder
  • Classification: Senior
  • 2013 stats: Pitching -- 11-1, 1.67 ERA, 67 K, 75.1 IP; Hitting -- .312, 3 HRs

 

Jacob Walker

  • School: Hallsville
  • Position: Outfielder
  • Classification: Junior
  • 2013 stats: .390, 1 HR, 30 RBIs, 8 doubles, 7 triples, 41 runs, 21 steals