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Jon Keller
Jon Keller

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Maylene, Ala.

High School:
Thompson

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 225

Position:
LHP

Experience:
3L

B-T:
R-L



05/13/2014

Jon Keller Selected to Gregg Olson Award Watch List

03/31/2014

Jon Keller Named SEC Co-Pitcher of the Week on Monday

Keller earns pitcher of the week honors after throwing complete game against No. 9 Ole Miss

02/23/2014

Wade Wass' 10th Inning Single Clinches Series for Alabama, 3-2

Crimson Tide takes final two games from Stephen F. Austin to improve to 4-2

04/21/2013

Kyle Overstreet Delivers A Walk-off Single in the 10th Inning against No. 2 LSU

Crimson Tide defeats Tigers 4-3 for first win over top-five opponent in two years

04/13/2013

No. 22 Alabama Baseball Drops Series to No. 18 Mississippi with 5-2 Loss on Saturday

Crimson Tide gives up three unearned runs in the eighth inning to Rebels

04/10/2014

Preview: Jon Keller Previews Auburn

Preview: Jon Keller Previews Auburn

02/25/2014

Jon Keller Previews Southern Miss and Lousianna-Lafayette

Jon Keller Previews Southern Miss and Lousianna-Lafayette

02/19/2014

Saint Louis Series Recap

Saint Louis Series Recap

03/06/2013

Jon Keller Previews Louisville

Jon Keller Previews Louisville

LAST OUTING: Was unable to record an out in relief at No. 5 Florida State (5.31), allowing three runs on a walk and two hit batters.

JUNIOR (2014)
Named to the Gregg Olson Award Watch List ... was named Co-SEC Pitcher of the Week on March 31 after holding No. 9 Mississippi to one run on seven hits and three walks with a season-high eight strikeouts in his first career complete game, clinching the series sweep for Alabama ... finished his junior season 5-2 with a 2.97 ERA and a .241 batting average against ... totaled 66.2 innings with "quality starts" in five of eight Sunday starts ... blanked No. 16 Mississippi State (5.16) for an inning, allowing a hit and two walks ... did not factor into the decision despite a "quality start" at No. 29 Tennessee (4.20), holding the Vols to two runs on six hits and two walks with six strikeouts in seven innings ... took the loss at Arkansas (3.23) after allowing a run on four hits with two strikeouts in 5.1 innings ... took a no decision despite a quality start on 3.15 against No. 20 Kentucky ... allowed three runs, all on a home run, in six innings ... gave up eight hits and a walk with four strikeouts ... in his first start of the year, earned his fourth win of 2014 against MVSU (3.9) ... struck out a season-high seven batters in six scoreless innings with one hit and no walks allowed ... got his third win of the season with the longest relief appearance of his career at No. 10 Louisiana (3.2) ... struck out two in 6.2 innings and limited the Cajuns to two runs on six hits and one walk ... in relief against Stephen F. Austin (2.23), struck out six in five shutout innings, allowing two hits and one walk ... got the win after four innings of scoreless, one-hit baseball against Saint Louis (2.16).

Sophomore (2013)
Appeared in 16 games with nine starts for 53.1 innings pitched ... had three wins with a 5.23 ERA, 56 strikeouts and a .293 opponent batting average ... averaged a team-best 1.05 strikeouts per inning ... was in the weekend rotation for the first eight weeks of the season, which included three starts against SEC opponents ... threw 30.2 innings against SEC foes, with a 5.87 ERA ... took the loss in extra innings at No. 15 Mississippi State, after allowing a run on four hits with four strikeouts in 3.2 innings against the Bulldogs ... took the loss at No. 18 Mississippi (4.13) after allowing three unearned runs on two hits and four walks, with a strikeout ... suffered the loss against No. 9 Arkansas after allowing four runs (two earned) on seven hits, with a walk and seven strikeouts in six innings on April 5 ... was the losing pitcher after allowing six runs in five innings of work at Auburn (3.29) ... threw a season-high 6.1 innings, allowing a run on six hits with four walks and four strikeouts, to earn the win against Georgia (3.23) ... went for five innings in the second game of the Tennessee series (3.16), allowing three runs (two earned) on four hits and three walks with three strikeouts ... had a "quality start" at No. 5 Louisville (3.9), throwing six innings and allowing two runs (one earned) on four hits and two walks with seven strikeouts ... took the loss in the second game versus Tulane (3.2), despite setting a career-high with 11 strikeouts in five innings, allowing three runs on five hits and a walk ... earned his second win of the season in as many starts, after throwing 6.0 innings against Florida Atlantic (2.23), when he allowed one unearned run on four hits and three walks with five strikeouts ... earned the win after throwing 4.0 innings in game two of the season-opening series against VMI, allowing three runs on seven hits and a walk with eight strikeouts.

Freshman (2012)
Finished second on the team with 20 appearances and tied for third on the squad with nine starts ... had five "quality starts" in his first season with the Tide ... posted a 2-5 record with a 3.74 ERA, throwing a team-high 67.1 innings ... held opponents to a .251 batting average ... made 11 appearances with five starts during SEC play, posting a 2-5 record with a 3.88 ERA ... led the Tide with 39 strikeouts in a team-high 53.1 innings pitched during conference play ... tied his season high with 7.0 innings against Georgia (5.18), earning the win after giving up no runs on five hits with six strikeouts, which matched another season high ... had a no-decision against No. 7 Kentucky (5.12), after throwing 6.0 innings, allowing four runs (three earned) on eight hits and two walks with three strikeouts ... left the bases loaded with no outs in the seventh inning with the Tide leading the Wildcats, 5-1 ... threw a season-high 7.0 innings against Mississippi State (5.5) but was the tough-luck losing pitcher, after giving up three hits, three walks and pair of hit batters ... threw 6.0 innings against Vanderbilt (4.22), allowing two runs on three hits with five walks and four strikeouts ... threw 5.2 innings against No. 23 Auburn (4.8), allowing one earned run on seven hits with six strikeouts that tied his season high) to earn his first win ... took the loss after 5.1 innings of work in the last game of the series at Tennessee (4.1), giving up five earned runs on five hits and three walking three while striking out one ... threw 6.2 innings against Mississippi (3.25) while allowing two runs on nine hits, striking out a season-high six batters ... made an appearance against Arkansas (3.16), throwing 2.0 innings with one run, one hit, three walks and three strikeouts ... pitched 3.0 scoreless innings against Troy (3.20) in his first start, allowing two hits ... pitched an inning of relief against Oral Roberts (3.11), allowing only one hit ... allowed one run on three hits in 2.1 innings of relief in the first game against Auburn (3.6) ... had one strikeout in 3.0 innings during the first game of the Tulane series (3.2) ... made his second appearance against Arkansas Pine-Bluff (2.25), allowing one hit in 1.0 inning with a strikeout ... made his first appearance with the Crimson Tide against Florida Atlantic (2.18), allowing two hits in one inning.

High School
Signed with the Tide ranked as the No. 6 prospect in the state of Alabama, according to Perfect Game ... twice was named an all-metro player... participated in both the Alabama North-South all-star game and the Alabama East-West all-star game ... was a Preseason Perfect Game Third Team High School All-American and a First Team All-South Region honoree entering his senior season ... was named the 2010 Shelby County Pitcher of the Year by the Birmingham News ... struck out 51 batters in 41.2 innings as a junior.

Personal
Born Jonathan Abraham Keller on Nov. 12, 1992, in Birmingham, Ala. ... son of Mike and Autumn Keller ... mother Autumn is a graduate of Alabama ... has two older brothers, Tyler and P.J. ... majoring in human performance exercise science.

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