Pitcher Nathan Thornhill Will Return to Longhorns for his Senior Season

22 Jun By
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Starting pitcher Nathan Thornhill had a 2.21 ERA in his junior season. (Photo By Jesse Drohen)

Starting pitcher Nathan Thornhill, who had a 2.21 ERA in 13 starts in 2013, will return to Texas for his senior season, he announced Saturday on his Twitter feed.

Thornhill was drafted by the Houston Astros in the 24th round of the 2013 MLB First-Year Player Draft.

For the first time in a while, the Longhorns ought to come out pretty good after the draft. Signee Trey Ball was a first-round selection by the Red Sox, … [visit site to read more]

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