Dylan Bundy, Relief Pitcher, Baltimore Orioles, #37
Date of Birth: 11/15/1992
Birthplace: Tulsa, Oklahoma
Dylan Bundy, relief pitcher for the Baltimore Orioles, was a top baseball player in high school. In his senior year, he had a 0.25 ERA and 158 strikeouts in 71 innings. In 2011, he was named the Gatorade National Baseball Player of the Year, the Baseball America High School Player of the Year, the USA Today National Player of the Year, and the Louisville Slugger Player of the Year. He was the first baseball player to be named the Gatorade Athlete of the Year.
Bundy was drafted by the Orioles in 2011. He pitched in the Orioles' minor league system in 2012, 2014, and 2015. He missed the entire 2013 season due to Tommy John surgery. As a minor league pitcher in 40 games, he had a 10-9 record, 181 strikeouts to 49 walks, and a 2.59 ERA in 167.0 innings.
Bundy pitched 1.2 innings in two games with the Orioles in 2012. In 2016, he pitched in 14 games as a starter and 22 games in relief with the Orioles. He finished the season with a 4.02 ERA, 10 wins to 6 losses, and 104 strikeouts to 42 walks in 109.2 innings.