The 6-foot-3, 192-pound right hander was selected in the sixth round by the Houston Astros in the 2010 MLB draft. However, Plutko turned down the Astros’ offers and enrolled at UCLA. Read the rest of this entry »
Adam Plutko Archive
College Baseball Daily continues our countdown to the start of the 2013 college baseball season by checking in on the Top 100 Players in the country. We will be adding players day-by-day until we get to number one!
Number 13 on our Top 100 Countdown is UCLA’s Adam Plutko. The 6’3 right-handed pitcher from Glendora, California was selected in the 6th round by the Houston Astros in the 2010 MLB Draft. Read the rest of this entry »
College Baseball Daily continues our countdown to the start of the 2012 College Baseball season by checking in on the Top 100 Players in the country. We will be providing one player per day until we reach number 1.
We continue the countdown today at number 37 with UCLA sophomore RHP Adam Plutko. The Glendora, California native attended Glendora High School where he is a four-year varsity letterwinner under head coach Dan Henley. As a senior, he went 10-1 with a 1.36 ERA, 97 strikeouts and 18 walks in 67.0 innings. He was named a Preseason Under Armour All-American and selected as the CIF Southern Section Division II Player of the Year. Adam was selected in the sixth round of the 2010 MLB Draft by the Houston Astros but decided to head to UCLA. Read the rest of this entry »
Another signing deadline goes by and the story stays the same. The big market clubs especially in Boston and New York continue to wait until the last possible second to sign their draft picks. The Red Sox entering Monday had only signed three out of their top ten selections but ended up getting 12 out of the top 13 picks to sign which includes some marquee names in college baseball in LSU’s Anthony Ranaudo and Miami’s Chris Hernandez to name a few.