P.J. Thomas #30
2008: Tied for third on the team lead in wins with a 5-1 record in 13 appearances and eight starts...had a 5.28 ERA in 46.0 innings of work and ranked fourth on the team with 41 strikeouts...struck out a season-high eight batters in the win over Oakland City University...combined with Alex Thieroff to no-hit Oakland City.
TRANSFER: Transferred to USI from Wabash Valley College where he played
for the Warriors the last two seasons...was 6-5 last season with a 5.66 ERA
in 16 games and 68.1 innings of work...also struck out a team-high 66
HIGH SCHOOL: A three-sport athlete at Jeffersonville High School (Jeffersonville, Indiana)...was named All-State in baseball in 2005 while pitching for the Red Devils...also lettered in football and basketball.
PERSONAL: Born August 29, 1986...son of Patrick and Paula Thomas...drafted by the Boston Red Sox in the 15th round out of high school in 2005 and the 49th round after his first year at Wabash Valley.
Statistics G IP H BB SO ER CG SH0 SV W-L ERA
2008 13 46.0 58 22 41 27 0 1* 0 5-1 5.28