PAULSON CALLED UP
Jake Paulson, who pitched for the Rams in the 2012 AAABA National Tournament, was called up from the Dayton Dragons to the Daytona Tortugas of the Florida State League. Jake is in the Cincinnati Reds organization. Jake threw an incredible outing in the Rams win over the powerhouse New Orleans team, helping the Rams finish third in the nation in 2012.
At Dayton, Jake had a stellar season, going 8-5 with a 2.60 ERA, striking out 92 while walking only 18, with a 1.05 WHIP over 117 innings pitched.
The Tortugas, were Florida State League North Division Champions, and are the High-A team in the Cincinnati Reds minor league organization. The Daytona franchise was affiliated with the Chicago Cubs until 2014. Notable alumni include Starlin Castro, Michigan's Jake Fox, Kyle Farnsworth, Angel Guzman, Jose Molina, Bo Porter, Jeff Samardzija, Ryne Sandberg, Kerry Wood, and Carlos Zambrano.
The Rams wish Jake the best of luck in the post season!