Pepperdine has produced a total of 34 major league players.
Pepperdine has had a total of 33 former players go on to play in the majors.
The Waves visited summer ball leagues from coast to coast this offseason.
Pepperdine resumes WCC play this weekend at home against San Francisco.
Pepperdine had 15 different players playing in seven different leagues around the country.
2017 MLB DRAFT: Selected in the eighth round by the Detroit Tigers … Signed.
JUNIOR/2017: Made 12 appearances out of the bullpen in 2017 … Posted a 3.86 ERA in 16.1 innings pitched … Had two saves … Struck out 15 batters and walked four … Struck out a career-high four batters twice, against Rice (3/3) and Santa Clara (4/30).
SOPHOMORE/2016: Led the team with 23 appearances out of the bullpen as a sophomore in 2016 … Posted a 3.96 ERA (sixth best on the team) in 36.1 innings pitched … Went 3-0 on the mount … Struck out 17 batters and walked nine … Picket up one save … Threw a career-high 4.0 innings against Santa Clara (4/10) … Struck out a career-high four batters against Pacific (5/22) … Got the series clinching out against BYU (5/7) for his first career save … Tossed 3.2 innings against UC Santa Barbara (3/29) to get his first career win … Had 13 scoreless relief outings.
FRESHMAN/2015: Made eight relief appearances for the Waves as a freshman … Pitched in 14.2 innings … Struck out five batters and walked six, while giving up 11 runs and 12 hits … Tossed a season-high 3.0 innings against UCLA (5/5) and Cal State Fullerton (5/29) … Had a season-high three strikeouts against UCLA (5/5).
HIGH SCHOOL: Played three varsity seasons at Palos Verdes Peninsula under head coach John Hangartner, graduating in 2014 … Had a career 10-6 record, with a 2.25 ERA and 86 strikeouts … also hit .316 with 20 RBI and a .376 OBP … As a senior was Team Captain and named to the All-Bay League Team … Was the Coachella Valley Baseball Tournament MVP.
CLUB: Played for the Garciaparra Baseball Group from 2011-2014 … Team was Perfect Game Evo Shield National Champions in 2012 and 2013, and Perfect Game MLK Champions in 2013 … Named 2014 California Region Honorable Mention, 2013 16U MLK Championship All-Tournament Team, 2012 Perfect Game Evo Shield National Championship All-Tournament Team
PERSONAL: Born in Torrance, Calif. to Joseph and Stacy Green … Has one sister, Rachel … Majoring in economics … Chose Pepperdine because of the, “Baseball, campus environment, religious aspect and capability to surf.”
FAVORITES: Mike Trout, Jared Weaver (pro athletes); Los Angeles Angels (pro team); The Shack (book); Reservoir Dogs, Art of Flight (movies); The Walking Dead (TV show); Jimi Hendrix (musical artist); Korean BBQ (food); Snowboarding (sport besides baseball)