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Baron Radcliff
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Baron Radcliff

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OF

Year Sophomore
B/T L/R
Height 6-4
Weight 239
Hometown Peachtree Corners, Ga.
Last School Norcross
Baron Radcliff

Biography

MLB Draft: Drafted in the 40th round by the Atlanta Braves (1190th overall) in 2017 but chose to attend Tech.

2018 (Freshman): Played in 38 games for the Jackets on the year, making 16 starts … Saw time in right field and as the designated hitter … Hit .180 with four home runs, three doubles, 12 RBIs and eight runs scored … Made his collegiate debut in the season-opening win versus Minnesota (Feb. 16) … Had his first career base hit versus the Gophers (Feb. 16) … Posted his first career home run in a home win over UIC (March 4) … Also had a home run versus Miami (March 31), against Kennesaw State (April 18) and a walk-off 10th-inning home run versus Radford (May 5) … Recorded three multi-RBI games on the year with three RBIs in the 13-4 win over Miami (March 31), in a 17-7 home win versus Kennesaw State (April 18) and in the extra-inning walk-off win over Radford (May 5) … Had a season-high three base hits in the win over the Highlanders (May 5) … Also posted two base knocks versus the KSU Owls (April 18) … Had a season-high four-game hitting streak … Totaled 37 putouts and recorded an outfield assist versus Georgia State (April 11).

Before Tech: Drafted in the 2017 MLB First-Year Player Draft in the 40th round by the Atlanta Braves … A two-sport athlete at Norcross High School … Lettered for four years on the baseball team for head coach Reggie Stancil … Was a three-year letterwinner and quarterback on the football team … Ranked as high as the No. 6 outfielder and the No. 12 overall prospect in the state of Georgia for the class of 2017 by Perfect Game … Was also ranked as high as No. 31 nationally at the outfield position and as high as No. 140 overall for the class of 2017 by PG … Rated the No. 67 high school draft prospect by Baseball America … A 2017 Rawlings-Perfect Game third-team all-American … Also a 2017 PG southeast all-region first team selection … Named to the 2017 Georgia Dugout Class AAAAAAA all-state second team as a senior … Also a 2017 Gwinnett Daily Post all-county first team honoree … Was a 2016 all-state honorable mention selection and a 2016 Gwinnett Daily Post all-county second team selection as a junior … Two-time Under Armour preseason all-American nomination … Two-time team captain … Holds the Norcross High School record for most RBIs and most home runs in a single season … Also holds the career records for most RBIs and most home runs at Norcross … Was a key member of the Norcross team that won the regional title in 2016 … Also a member of the Ninth Inning Royals club team … Earned all-tournament team accolades at the 2016 17U PG Evoshield Classic, the 2016 17U BCS Finals, the 2016 17U WWBA Qualifier, the 2016 17U PG/EC Invitational and the 2016 18U Memorial Day at LakePoint event … Also named to the all-state football team in 2016 and 2017 … Holds the Norcross High School record for the most passing yards, most rushing yards by a quarterback and the most touchdowns thrown in a single season .. A member of the honor roll every year in school from K-12.

Personal: Full name is Baron Keyton Radcliff … Born on Feb. 9, 1999 in Lansing, Mich. … Son of Vic and Nikki Radcliff … Has a younger sister named Bishop … Has also lived in Columbus, Ohio and North Augusta, S.C. … Father, Vic, was drafted out of high school by the Kansas City Royals in the fourth round of the 1995 MLB Draft and played professionally for seven seasons … Mother, Nikki, was an all-Big Ten performer and three-year starter on the women’s basketball team at Ohio State University … Enjoys video games and hanging out with friends … Chose Tech to get the best education he can, to play for a top notch baseball program and to stay close to home … Intends to major in business administration.

 

 

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