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#19 Brooks Crawford

Position:
RHP
Height:
6-5
Weight:
220
Class:
Jr.
Hometown:
Bishop, Ga.
High School:
Oconee County HS
BIO

Righthander who was one of the team’s top long relievers in 2016 but saw less action in 2017 due to an illness during the second half of the season … became a weekend starter in 2018 … in 149.1 innings pitched over 59 appearances (18 starts) and three seasons, he has a 15-2 record, a save and 3.07 ERA while allowing 136 hits (.241 opponents’ batting average) and 44 walks with 106 strikeouts … second in Tiger history in winning percentage (88.2).

2018: Had an 8-2 record and a 3.24 ERA in 16 starts … in 80.2 innings pitched, he allowed 71 hits (.234 opponents’ batting average) and 18 walks with 58 strikeouts … first in the ACC in wins in ACC regular-season games (6), tied for first in wins and tied for second in starts … led the team in wins and innings pitched … tied for the team lead in starts on the mound … Clemson had a 14-2 record in his 16 starts … did not allow more than six hits or four runs in any of his 16 starts … only allowed nine runs on his eight homers … pitched 5.0 innings in a starting role, allowing three hits, no runs and no walks with five strikeouts to earn the win in the first game of a doubleheader against No. 10 Dallas Baptist on Feb. 24 … pitched 4.2 innings in a starting role, allowing three hits and one run with three strikeouts against No. 23 South Carolina at Greenville, S.C., on March 3 … pitched 5.0 innings in a starting role, allowing no walks with five strikeouts to earn the win against Boston College on March 30 … pitched 7.0 innings in a starting role, allowing five hits, one run and one walk with one strikeout to earn the win in the first game of a doubleheader at Notre Dame on April 8 … pitched 7.0 innings in a starting role, allowing five hits, three runs and no walks with five strikeouts to earn the win at Wake Forest on April 21 … pitched 5.0 innings in a starting role, allowing five hits, two earned runs and no walks with three strikeouts to earn the win at Virginia on April 28 … pitched 5.0 innings in a starting role, allowing five hits and no walks with five strikeouts to earn the win against No. 15 Florida State on May 6 … pitched 6.2 innings in a starting role, allowing four hits, one run and no walks with a team-season-high 10 strikeouts to earn the win against Austin Peay on May 12 … pitched 5.1 innings in a starting role, allowing five hits, one run and one walk with six strikeouts to earn the win at Pittsburgh on May 18 … pitched 5.0 innings in a starting role, allowing three hits and one run with three strikeouts against Miami (Fla.) in the ACC Tournament on May 24 … pitched 5.1 innings in a starting role, allowing three hits and one earned run with two strikeouts against Morehead State in the Clemson Regional on June 1.

2017: Had a 4-0 record and 1.23 ERA in 17 relief appearances … in 22.0 innings pitched, he allowed 20 hits (.249 opponents’ batting average), no homers and seven walks with 22 strikeouts … led the team in ERA … held opponents to a .130 batting average with two outs and .206 batting average with runners in scoring position … pitched just twice after April 22 due to an illness … pitched 1.1 innings in relief, allowing no runs and no walks with three strikeouts to earn the win against Western Carolina on Feb. 22 … pitched 1.0 innings in relief, allowing one hit, no runs and no walks with three strikeouts to earn the win against Elon on Feb. 24; combined with Charlie Barnes and Ryley Gilliam to set a school record with 23 strikeouts … pitched 1.2 innings in relief, allowing one hit, no runs and no walks with a strikeout at No. 4 South Carolina on March 5 … pitched 4.2 innings in relief, allowing two hits, no runs and one walk with three strikeouts to earn the win against Notre Dame on March 11 … pitched 1.2 innings in relief, allowing no walks with a strikeout to earn the win against Yale on March 15 … pitched 2.1 hitless and scoreless innings in relief with two strikeouts at Georgia Tech on April 1 … pitched 3.1 innings in relief, allowing two hits, no runs and no walks with four strikeouts against Vanderbilt in the Clemson Regional on June 5 … No. 26 ACC prospect for the 2018 draft in the preseason by D1Baseball … played for Hyannis in the Cape Cod League in the summer, where he was 1-0 with a 4.68 ERA, .237 opponents’ batting average and 16 strikeouts against 13 walks in 25.0 innings pitched over seven appearances (five starts).

2016: Had a 3-0 record, a save and a 3.66 ERA in 26 appearances (two starts) … in 46.2 innings pitched, he allowed 45 hits (.254 opponents’ batting average) and 19 walks with 26 strikeouts … in 40.0 innings pitched over his 24 relief appearances, he was 3-0 with a 2.70 ERA, .243 opponents’ batting average and 23 strikeouts … allowed three earned runs (1.29 ERA) in 21.0 innings pitched after the sixth inning … allowed only eight of 26 inherited baserunners to score … pitched a hitless and scoreless inning in relief against Maine on Feb. 21; was his first career appearance … pitched 2.2 innings in relief, allowing no hits and no runs with two strikeouts to earn his first career win against James Madison on Feb. 28 … pitched 2.0 innings in relief, allowing no runs with two strikeouts at No. 18 South Carolina on March 4 … pitched 1.2 innings in relief, allowing one hit, no runs and no walks with one strikeout at Wake Forest on March 11 … pitched 2.2 innings in relief, allowing two hits and one run with one strikeout to earn the win at Wake Forest on March 13 … pitched 1.2 innings in relief, allowing one hit, no earned runs and no walks with one strikeout at The Citadel on March 16 … pitched 1.2 innings in relief, allowing one hit and no runs to record his first career save against No. 22 Boston College on March 19 … pitched 1.1 scoreless innings in relief with one strikeout against Presbyterian College on March 22 … pitched 2.0 innings in relief, allowing one hit and no runs with two strikeouts at No. 4 Miami (Fla.) on March 26 … pitched 2.2 innings in relief, allowing one hit and no earned runs with two strikeouts at Georgia on April 5 … pitched 2.0 innings in relief, allowing one hit, no runs and no walks with one strikeout against No. 3 Florida State on April 30 … pitched 1.2 perfect innings in relief against Furman on May 4 … pitched 2.0 perfect innings in relief with one strikeout to earn the win at Notre Dame on May 19 … pitched 1.2 perfect innings in relief with two strikeouts against Western Carolina in the Clemson Regional on June 3 … played for Charlottesville in the Valley League in the summer, where he was 2-1 with a 2.01 ERA, .238 opponents’ batting average and 15 strikeouts against seven walks in 22.1 innings pitched over four starts; Valley Baseball League All-Star Game selection.

Before Clemson: Team Elite member … Athens Banner-Herald Player-of-the-Year as a senior … team captain as a senior … member of the region champions as a senior … all-region selection as a sophomore, junior and senior … won the team’s best pitcher award as a sophomore and senior … won the team’s best hitter award as a junior and senior … lettered four times in baseball and two times in basketball at Oconee County High School, where he was coached by Tom Gooch.

Personal: Majoring in sports communication … born Jonathan Brooks Crawford on Aug. 19, 1996 in Athens, Ga.