16 Former Mavericks Played Affiliated Pro Baseball in 2016
UT Arlington will rely on seven returners and nine newcomers on its pitching staff this season.
UT Arlington athletic director Jim Baker shares his thoughts on the 2013-14 year.
Ryan Bottger, Derek Miller and Jess Amedee were selected on Day 3 of the MLB Draft.
UT Arlington finished 33-26 after winning 17 of their final 20 games and reached the SBC championship.
Prior to UT Arlington (Central Arizona Community College)
- Transfered from the University of Northern Colorado
- Made 6 appearances (3 starts) with a 0-1 record and 3.51 ERA with 25.2 innings pitched
- Struck out 25
- Played with the Derby Twins of the Jayhawk League and the Mankato Moondogs in the Northwoods League during summer league play
- First-team All-Jayhawk League in 2012
- All-Star and Postseason All-Star in the Northwoods League
- Pitched 27.2 innings with 48 strikeouts and a 2-1 record with 13 saves for the Moondogs
- Rocky Mountain (Fort Collins, Colo.)
- Three-year letterwinner in baseball under coach Scott Bullock
- Preseason Rawlings All-American senior year
- First team All-Conference senior and junior year
- First team State State and Front Range League MVP senior year
- Four-time 5A Colorado State Champion
- Hit .344 in 24 games played his senior year with 33 RBI and 24 runs
- Knocked 9 home runs as a senior
- Born Sept. 5, 1993
- Son of Steven and Jamie Amedee
- Has two sisters -- Emily, who received her Master's degree from Denver University, and Stella
- Interdisciplinary studies major