Reese Read
2016-17 Baseball
NO
14
POS
RHP
YR-EXP
SR-1L
B/T
L/R
HT
6-2
WT
195
HOMETOWN
Bridgeport, Texas
PREVIOUS SCHOOL
Tyler Junior College
Reese Read

UT TYLER AWARDS & HONORS: 
- ASC All-Conference (Honorable Mention)
- ASC All-Tournament Team (2016)

JUNIOR (2016): Read led the Patriots with six saves, 25 appearances and a 2.35 ERA in his first season with the program... He made one start and 24 appearances from the bullpen that had him throwing 30 2/3 innings... He limited opponents to a .171 batting average and recorded 29 strikeouts while walking only 11... He allowed only 18 hits and eight runs and had four postseason saves... He threw a scoreless inning in the win over Whitworth in the NCAA tournament for a save after allowing only one run in a save against Cal Lutheran at the tournament... He also had saves in the ASC Championship against UT Dallas and Hardin-Simmons. 

PRIOR TO UT TYLER: Transfers to UT Tyler after playing his freshman season at Vernon College and his sophomore season at Tyler Junior College... Helped lead TJC to the JUCO National Championship in 2015... Played and graduated from Bridgeport HS where he was named the Offensive MVP and Wise County Utility Player of the Year as a senior. 

PERSONAL: Son of Shellie and Reggie Read. Sister, Ryhan Read. 

MAJOR: Construction Management

CAREER ASPIRATION: To be successful.

WHY UT TYLER: "I love the town of Tyler. It's a fun and rising program."

BEYOND THE GAME
Favorite Baseball Team: Texas Rangers
Favorite Athlete: Russell Westbrook
Favorite Movie: Hot Rod
Favorite TV Show: South Park
Favorite Musician: Pouya
Favorite Food: Pizza
Favorite Hobby: Wake Surfing
Funniest Teammate:Ethan Cherry
Most Serious Teammate: Chris Stodolka

Year era w-l app gs cg sho sv ip h r er bb so 2b 3b hr bf bavg wp hbp bk sfa sha
2016.... 2.35 3-0 25 1 0 0/1 6 30.2 18 8 8 11 29 5 0 1 121 .171 3 1 2 1 3
TOTAL... 2.35 3-0 25 1 0 0/1 6 30.2 18 8 8 11 29 5 0 1 121 .171 3 1 2 1 3

 

CAREER ALL-TIME RANKINGS:
Lowest opponent batting avg.: 2nd (.171)
Lowest earned run avg.: 4th (2.35)
Most saves: t-5th (6)
Most balks: t-5th (2)

SINGLE-SEASON RANKINGS:
Most appearances: t-1st (25 in 2016)
Highest fielding pct.: t-1st (1.000 in 2016)
Lowest opponent batting avg.: 3rd (.171 in 2016)
Most balks: t-3rd (2 in 2016)
Most saves: t-5th (6 in 2016)