|Date of Birth||3/26/1991|
2016 Season Outlook: Shreves went 7-2 for the Beach Bums in 2015 with a 3.21 ERA. He kept the ball in the yard, allowing just four home runs in 101.1 innings while walking only 30.
Previous Professional Experience: Michael began his professional career in 2014 with Laredo Lemurs of the American Association. He went 5-3 with a 5.60 ERA in 24 total appearances.
College Experience: Shreves pitched his college ball at Montevallo. As a senior in 2013 he started a team-high 14 games going 8-4 with a 5.18 ERA in 90.1 innings pitched. He was named to the NCAA Division II Southeast Region Gold Glove team. Overall in three years he made 45 appearances, including 32 starts.
Personal: The Bradenton, FL native is the son of Paul and Cindy Shreves. He also has a brother, Michael.
My favorite athlete growing up was ... Tiger Woods
Most impressive person I have ever met ... Ken Griffey Jr.
If I played another sport, it would be ... Volleyball
My advice for kids ... work smarter, not harder
The sport I play the worst ... hockey
Worst habit ... nail biting
If I had one superpower it would be … read minds
Favorite MLB team ... Chicago Cubs
Favorite cartoon/TV show growing up ... Recess
Favorite book ... All the Harry Potter books
Favorite movie ... Troy
Favorite video game ... FIFA
Favorite food ... Chicken Parmesan
One word to describe me … adventurous
One thing people don’t know about me is ... I didn't start pitching until college
If I had one wish it would be to ... have three more wishes