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 counting down the players day-by-day until we reach number 1.
Number 72 on our Top 100 Countdown is Florida State’s Brandon Leibrandt. The 6’4 left-handed pitcher from Alpharetta, Georgia was a 48th-round draft pick by the Rays in 2011.
Leibrandt made quite an impact during his freshman season at Florida State when he became the first freshman in program history to start an opening game. He continued on in the rotation as the Seminoles’ Friday starter where he posted a record of 8-3 with an ERA of 2.82 in 19-games started. He held opponents to a batting average of .243 with 83 strikeouts on the season. Read the rest of this entry »