|High School:||Hazleton Area|
Freshman Year (2012): Appeared in seven games on the mound, going 1-0 with a 5.74 ERA. ... Registered six strikeouts in 15.2 innings pitched. ... Earned the victory in his first career appearance, working 3 2/3 shutout innings and allowing three hits in a 6-4 win over Dubuque on March 13 in Fort Myers, Fla. ... Worked a shutout inning in a 9-0 loss to nationally ranked Misericordia on March 21 in Dallas, Pa. ... Allowed one run on five hits in 3.2 innings in a 12-6 loss to Merchant Marine Academy on March 24 at Connell Park. ... Allowed one run on four hits while striking out a career-high four in 2 1/3 innings of a 16-6 win over Marywood on April 18 at Connell Park.
High school: Earned three varsity letters in baseball and two in golf. ... Helped Hazleton reach the semifinals of the District 2 Class AAAA playoffs during his senior season. ... Helped the Cougars go 30-15 on the diamond in his three seasons. ... Also helped the golf team go 10-10 during his two seasons. ... Earned the Chris Clifford Memorial Award for academics.
Full name: Joshua Bayzick
Parents: John and Susan Bayzick
Date of birth: Sept. 23, 1992