34 Josh McMinn
34 Josh McMinn
Height: 6-4
Weight: 200
Year: So.
Hometown: Oklahoma City, Okla.
Position: RHP
Previous School: Southwest Covenant
B/T: R/R

2017
Drafted by the Minnesota Twins in the 36th round of the 2017 MLB Draft as the 1,066th selection ... Named to the All-Summit League First Team as a starting pitcher as his nine wins were 30th in the nation ... Ranked second in the conference with a 2.47 ERA and went 9-3 in 16 starts totaling a career-high 91 innings ... Pitched a season-long eight innings in a win over Dallas Baptist to earn Summit League Pitcher of the Week honors ... Struck out a career-high eight batters two different times and fanned 75 on the season.

2016
Finished the season tied with the most wins with a 6-2 record in 23 appearances, including three starts ... Struck out 56 batters on the season in 63 innings of work ... The freshman played a key role in game six of The Summit League Championship, going nine complete innings, allowing only one run to help the Golden Eagles to the Summit League title game ... Made his first career start March 2 at Missouri State, going six innings ... Struck out a season-best seven batters two times with the last coming against Fort Wayne April 23.

PRIOR TO ORU
Played baseball at Southwest Covenant under head coach Ludy Griggs ... Hit a combined .626 during his junior and senior seasons ... Held a .82 ERA with two strikeouts per inning during his senior season ... Was named a First Team All-American by Louisville Slugger ... Also earned OCA All-State and was selected to the Little All-City team by The Oklahoman ... Played basketball during high school and holds the school record for all-time points scored.

PERSONAL
Son of Mark and Nancy McMinn ... Father works in IT and mother as a decorator ... Chose ORU because of the coaches, facilities and Christian education ... Is a vintage video game collector.