#44 Jake Thompson
Position: Right Handed Pitcher
Bats: R
Throws: R
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 205
Year: Junior
Hometown: Florence, Ore.
High School: Siuslaw
Experience: 2 Letters
Jake Thompson
Courtesy: Athletic Communications
Release: 01/16/2014

MLB First-Year Player Draft
• Selected in the 34th round of the 2013 MLB First-Year Player Draft by the Chicago Cubs but did not sign.

• Pitched in three games, all starts, and went 0-1 with a 9.95 ERA in 6 1/3 innings.
• Did not figure in the decision after allowing four hits and three runs in a start against Kansas (2/22).
• Allowed eight hits and four earned runs in four innings against New Mexico, taking the loss (2/16).

• Appeared in 14 games, starting six, and went 3-2 with a 4.25 ERA in 36 innings.
• Struck out 23 and limited opponents to a .203 batting average.
• Pitched in five games in relief during Pac-12 play, going 0-0 with a 2.45 ERA in 3 2/3 innings.
• Finished with an inning of scoreless relief in the midweek win over Oregon (5/6).
• Earned his third win with five scoreless innings against Portland, tossing seven strikeouts while allowing just one hit (3/4).
• Tossed seven scoreless innings in a start against Pacific, striking out three, to get the win (2/17).

Siuslaw High School
• Four-year letterwinner for head coaches Josh Thomas-Dotson and Jim Dietz.
• Played in the Oregon 4A All-Star Game.
• League MVP his senior year.
• All-League pitcher as a senior.
• Went 7-2 his senior year, finishing with a 0.88 ERA and 105 strikeouts in 63 innings.
• League MVP in 2011 and all-league pitcher as a sophomore.
• Named all-league catcher as a freshman.
• First-team all-state as a utility player in 2011.
• As a junior, was 6-2 with a 1.35 ERA in 10 games.
• Struck out 87 in 52 innings of work.
• Has also lettered four years in football and three years in basketball.
• First-team all-league as a tight end in 2011 and honorable mention as a quarterback in 2010.
• First-team all-league in defense in basketball in 2010 and 2011

• Majoring in Economics.
• Born September 22, 1994.
• Son of Pam and Jon Thompson.
• Has one brother, Joe.
• Enjoys fishing, golf, watching movies and playing basketball in his spare time.
• On National Honor Society in high school.
• On Honor Roll for four years.
• Favorite athlete is Prince Fielder.
• Chose Oregon State because of “the history and the closeness of the baseball team.”

Thompson’s Career Single-Game Highs
Innings pitched: 7.0, vs Pacific, Feb 17, 2014
Walks allowed: 4, at Portland, Apr 01, 2014
Strikeouts: 7, Portland, Mar 04, 2014
Batters faced: 26, vs Pacific, Feb 17, 2014
Field chances: 5, at UC Irvine, Jun 02, 2014
Assists: 5, at UC Irvine, Jun 02, 2014
Runners CS: 1, Portland, Mar 04, 2014