Series against Arkansas opens on ESPNU on Thursday night
FRESHMAN (2013) Finished his freshman campaign with a 2-1 record and 3.65 ERA in 12.1 innings pitched ... made four relief appearances in SEC play, posting a win and a 2.08 ERA against conference foes ... earned the second win of his career after pitching a 2.1 scoreless innings in the finale against Missouri (5.12), when he allowed one hit and a walk, with on strikeout ... combined for three scoreless innings of relief in back-to-back games in the series against Missouri ... lasted 0.2 scoreless innings in the second game of the series with No. 9 Arkansas (4.5), allowing one walk ... threw one inning of scoreless ball against Southeastern Louisiana (4.2), allowing only two hits and striking out one ... went for 2.1 scoreless innings in the first game of the Louisville series (3.8), giving up one hit and striking out two ... threw two scoreless innings versus Samford (2.26) to earn his first career win, when he allowed one hit and one walk, with four strikeouts ... appeared in the seventh inning of the game versus No. 21 Southern Mississippi (2.19), going for 0.2 innings, allowing two runs on a hit and a walk, with one strikeout ... started as the designated hitter against Tulane (3.2) ... in game two of the VMI (2.16) series, he drew a walk as a pinch hitter in his first career plate appearance.
HIGH SCHOOL Was a 2012 preseason Southeast All-Region second team selection by Perfect Game USA ... Ranked as the No. 14 prospect in Alabama and No. 275 nationally by Perfect Game USA ... named to the 2012 Alabama Top-100 players list ... as a junior at Edgewood Academy, he posted a .495 batting average with nine home runs, 50 RBI and 10 doubles, helping his team post a 39-3 overall record in 2011 ... a two-time all-state selection, he was an Alabama Independent School Association 2011 class 2A first team catcher by the Alabama Sports Writers Association ... invited to the MLB East Coach Showcase in Florida during the summer of 2011 ... boasted a mid-90s fastball and posted a 7-2 record with a 2.09 ERA as a junior ... 2011 Perfect Game USA Third Team Preseason HS Underclassmen All-American ... helped Edgewood Academy to three consecutive state titles ... high school head coach was Bobby Carr.
PERSONAL Born Mitchell Keith Greer on Aug. 11, 1993 ... son of John and Denise Greer ... has two younger sisters, Rhyan and Rhylee ... uncle Scott Lyons played football at Alabama ... participated in BETA club and the National Honor Society in high school ... majoring in pre-major studies.