Career Statistics | 2013
Appeared in 21 games, including three starts, as one of staff’s top right-handed arms … Allowed three hits, but no runs, over two appearances at Arizona State (5/17-18) … Allowed four runs on six hits with two strikeouts and a walk over 2/1 innings at UCLA (5/10) … Gave up four runs on five hits with three strikeouts and two walks over 3.0 innings in start at Arizona State (4/30) … Combined for 2.2 scoreless innings with four strikeouts and one hit allowed over two appearances at Stanford (4/19, 4/21) … Allowed one run on a hit with a walk and strikeout in 0.2 innings of relief in victory over Arizona State (4/16) … Earned first career save with two strikeouts in shutout inning at Washington State (4/13) … Gave up two runs on four hits in 3.0 combined innings over two appearances in sweep of California (4/6-7). Earned victory in first game. … Struck out four and did not allow a hit in 3.0 shutout innings of relief in sweep of Utah (3/28-29). Picked up first collegiate wins in both games … Gave up a hit and a walk in 0.1 innings at Oregon (3/22) … Struck out two and allowed two hits in 1.2 combined innings of relief over two appearances against Oregon State (3/15, 3/17) … Allowed a run on two hits with a strikeout over 2.0 innings in midweek start against Butler (3/13) … Tossed three shutout innings with three strikeouts against Columbia (3/10) … Made first career start against Texas Tech (3/6). Allowed a run on two hits with three strikeouts and two walks in no-decision … Surrendered first run of season on a hit and a walk over 0.2 innings against San Jose State (2/22) … Pitched 2.2 scoreless innings with three strikeouts, one hit and one walk allowed at Long Beach State (2/19) … Tossed a shutout inning with two walks and a strikeout in collegiate debut against Coppin State (2/16).
Earned varsity letters under the guidance of coach Sam Messina at Chaparral High School in Scottsdale, Ariz. ... Honored as one of 14 players on Arizona Republic's All-Arizona Team in 2012 ... All-East Valley Tribune First Team ... Named to Region 7 Rocky Mountain All-Region team ... Posted 6-0 record, 1.85 earned run average and racked up 95 strikeouts in 53 innings pitched as a senior ... Named the MVP of the Arizona Division I North All-Star game after striking out five in two innings at Surprise Stadium in June 2012 ... Helped lead school to 5-3 state championship victory over Brophy ... Tallied 13 strikeouts in quarterfinal game of playoffs ... Also helped Firebirds win state title during junior year in 2011.
Graduated from Chaparral High School in Scottsdale, Ariz., in 2012 ... Born in Phoenix, Ariz., in 1993 ... Son of Ket and Carrie Talley ... Has one younger sister, Sera, who is a junior softball player at Chaparral ... ... Hobbies include hanging out with friends, dancing and beating teammate Joseph Maggi in video games ... Favorite professional sports teams include the Boston Red Sox and Denver Broncos … Career ambitions include working in baseball … Choose Arizona because of the academic and athletic programs … Considers his father the most inspirational person in his life … Is enrolled in the College of Letters, Arts and Science as a general studies major.