Right-handed pitcher preferred with the Cleveland Indians within the 6th round from the 2013 MLB Draft. He pitched at Centennial SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL in Tx. His low-90s fastball and solid transformation up gained him the understanding of big group scouts through the 2013 MLB Draft. He was raised in Frisco, Tx. Upon getting into the MLB, he was in comparison to previous right-hander Kevin Dark brown for his power fastball speed with hard, past due movement.