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Padres select P Levi Thomas with the 109th pick in the 2020 MLB Draft

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The sophomore only allowed one run in the first 13 innings of his college career.

With the 109th pick in the 2020 MLB Draft, the San Diego Padres selected Levi Thomas, a pitcher out of Troy University (AL). Thomas was MLB.com’s 109th-ranked prospect.

Before attending Troy, 5’11, 187-pound prospect starred for four years at Cullman High School in Cullman, Alabama where he led hi team to a state championship in 2015 and three other state- runner-up finishes.

As a freshman at Troy, Thomas posted a 2-0 record and a save in 15 appearances with seven starts. He earned a 1.96 ERA in 41.1 innings pitched with 56 strikeouts while recording 23 hits and scoring 10 runs.

As a sophomore, he posted a 8-2 record in 15 appearances with a 4.24 ERA while retiring 87 batters in 80.2 innings pitched. He also knocked home 39 runs in 79 hits.