Former Texas Tech pitcher Caleb Kilian was 1 of two prospective buyers the San Francisco Giants sent to the Chicago Cubs at Friday’s trade deadline for 4-time All-Star third baseman and outfielder Kris Bryant.
Many Key League Baseball writers claimed the transaction.
Kilian, 24, is 6-2 with a 2.13 gained-run ordinary in 15 commences this 12 months at Course Double-A Richmond. In 84 2/3 innings, the 6-foot-4 righthander has held opponents to 60 hits and a .197 ordinary though striking out 96 with only 9 walks.
Kilian had been rated this year as the Giants’ No. 17 prospect by Baseball The us and as their No. 30 by MLB.com. He signed with the Giants as an eighth-spherical draft select in 2019 right after heading 8-3 with a 3.92 Era that year for the Red Raiders.
In addition to Kilian, the Giants are sending Alex Canario, an outfielder at Class A San Jose to the Cubs. Canario was ranked as San Francisco’s No. 7 prospect by Baseball The usa and No. 9 by MLB.com.
Previous Texas Tech guard Mac McClung agreed to a teaching-camp deal with the Los Angeles Lakers, in accordance to Shams Charania, an NBA reporter for The Athletic and Stadium.
McClung was not picked out in the NBA draft executed Thursday night time.
He gave up his remaining eligibility right after averaging a team-higher 15.5 factors per game very last period as a junior. The 6-2 guard also averaged 2.7 rebounds and 2.1 assists for an 18-11 staff that built the next round of the NCAA Event.
Texas Tech on Friday declared the addition of outfielder Carson Armjio as a transfer from UCLA.
Armijo played in only a single video game this calendar year as a true freshman for UCLA, a 47-7 Women’s College or university Globe Collection group. In the course of the COVID-shortened 2019 season at Plano West, she batted .567 with seven house runs and 26 runs batted in above 12 games.
About the course of her superior-faculty occupation, she was named the District 6-6A newcomer of the calendar year, the DFW freshman pitcher of the year and 2 times designed very first-staff all-place. She played initial base, outfield and pitched.
Tech coach Sami Ward identified as Armjio “a huge bat and a good team player.”
She’s the sixth transfer to be a part of the Red Raiders this offseason. Ward brought in Riley Ehlen, Molly Grumbo and Web site Mindedahl from her former plan at Loyola Marymount, Kendall Fritz from Nevada and Olivia Rains from national champion Oklahoma.
Fritz and Rains are pitchers. Grumbo is a catcher, Ehlen an infielder and outfielder and Mindedahl an outfielder.