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Alex Bostic
Player Profile:
Alex Bostic 1767020
Position: LHP
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 210
Year: Junior
Hometown: Matthews, N.C.
High School: Weddington HS
Experience: 2 Letters

Career Stats

Pitched mainly as a situational lefty in 2015, but became one of the Tigers’ top relievers in 2016 ... had one of the hardest fastballs on the team ... in 49.2 innings pitched over 49 appearances (two starts) and three seasons, he had a 4-5 record, two saves and a 7.07 ERA while allowing 49 hits (.253 opponents’ batting average) and 45 walks with 58 strikeouts.

2016: Drafted in the 10th round (No. 305 overall pick) by the San Francisco Giants and signed in June ... had a 4-2 record, two saves and a 5.13 ERA in 26 appearances (one start) ... in 33.1 innings pitched, he allowed 26 hits (.210 opponents’ batting average) and 27 walks with 44 strikeouts ... allowed six earned runs (2.42 ERA) in 22.1 innings pitched after the seventh inning ... struck out all three batters he faced in relief against Wofford on March 1 ... pitched 1.1 innings in relief, allowing one hit, no runs and no walks with two strikeouts to record his first career save against No. 18 South Carolina on March 6 ... pitched 1.2 innings in relief, allowing one hit, no runs and no walks with one strikeout to earn his first career win against Winthrop on March 9 ... pitched 1.1 innings in relief, allowing one hit, no runs and no walks with one strikeout to record the save at Wake Forest on March 12 ... pitched 1.2 hitless and scoreless innings in relief with one strikeout at Wake Forest on March 13 ... pitched 1.1 innings in relief, allowing no walks with three strikeouts to earn the win at The Citadel on March 16; struck out the last two batters of the game with the potential tying run at third base ... pitched 1.2 innings in relief, allowing one hit, no runs and no walks with three strikeouts to earn the win against No. 22 Boston College on March 20 ... pitched 2.2 innings in relief, allowing no hits and no runs with two strikeouts against Western Carolina on April 12 ... pitched 1.2 perfect innings in relief with three strikeouts against Georgia Tech on April 24 ... pitched 4.0 innings in relief, allowing one hit and no runs with eight strikeouts to earn the win against No. 11 Florida State in the ACC Tournament on May 29 ... No. 102 college prospect for the 2016 draft by D1Baseball in the preseason ... No. 21 ACC prospect for the 2016 draft in the preseason by D1Baseball ... No. 23 ACC prospect for the 2016 draft in the preseason by Perfect Game.

2015: Had an 0-2 record and a 5.25 ERA in 15 relief appearances ... in 12.0 innings pitched, he allowed 14 hits (.286 opponents’ batting average) and seven walks with 11 strikeouts ... allowed only three of 14 inherited baserunners to score ... held lefthanded batters to a .150 batting average ... allowed only two hits, no runs and no walks with three strikeouts in 2.1 innings pitched over five relief appearances away from home ... pitched 2.0 innings in relief, allowing two hits and no runs with one strikeout against No. 3 Louisville on May 2 ... pitched 2.1 innings in relief, allowing two hits, one run and one walk with four strikeouts against No. 18 College of Charleston on May 6; he entered the game in the seventh inning with the bases loaded, no outs and Clemson leading 5-2, then retired the next three batters without allowing a run to score ... No. 9 ACC prospect for the 2016 draft in the preseason by Baseball America.

2014: Had an 0-1 record and a 27.00 ERA in eight appearances (one start) ... in 4.1 innings pitched, he allowed nine hits (.429 opponents’ batting average) and 11 walks with three strikeouts ... pitched a scoreless ninth inning against Maine on Feb. 22; was his first career appearance.

Before Clemson: Top-200 prospect for the draft by Baseball America ... No. 174 player and No. 22 lefthander in the nation and No. 3 player (highest to attend college) in North Carolina by Perfect Game ... Perfect Game National Showcase participant in Minneapolis, Minn. ... first-team all-state as a senior ... first-team all-county as a senior ... first-team all-conference as a senior ... lettered four times in baseball at Weddington High School, where he was coached by Travis Poole.

Personal: Majoring in parks, recreation & tourism management ... born Drew Alexander Bostic on Nov. 14, 1994 in Charlotte, N.C.

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