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#21 Jacob Lindgren
Position: LHP
Bats: R
Throws: L
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 203
Year: Junior
Hometown: Bay St. Louis, MS
High School: St. Stanislaus HS
Experience: 2 Letters
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2013: Named a Top-250 prospect for the 2014 MLB Draft by Perfect Game • Started 14 games on the rubber, going 4-3 with a 4.18 ERA in 56.0 innings of work • Registered a 65-18 K/BB ratio • Mississippi State went 10-4 when Lindgren started, the second-best record by any starter on the year • The Bulldogs’ Friday night starter from Opening Day Feb. 15 until March 22 • Started off the season 2-0 in his first four starts with a microscopic 0.96 ERA • Earned a quality start with six innings of one-run ball in his first victory of the year vs. Portland Feb. 15 • Returned the following Friday vs. Purdue and struck out six in a no decision, surrendering one run in a 3-2 victory • Recorded the second quality start of his sophomore campaign March 1 in a 10-0 win vs. Saint Joseph’s, fanning a team season high and career-high 13 batters en route to a one-hit performance in seven innings • Picked up his third win of the season with one earned run allowed in 5.1 innings of work at Texas A&M • Lowered his ERA to 2.54 April 20 at home vs. Auburn, moving to 4-1 with a career-long eight shutout innings to go along with 11 strikeouts • Wrapped up the regular season with 4.1 innings of one-run ball in a no decision vs. No. 12 South Carolina, a game which the Bulldogs eventually won, 4-2 • Member of the 2013 SEC Spring Academic Honor Roll • Played for the Bourne Braves of the Cape Cod League in summer ball.

2012: Rookie southpaw who pitched in 14 games, climbing to starting status in two postseason games • Went 2-2 with a save and compiled a 3.18 ERA with 24 strikeouts in 28.1 innings pitched • Struck out the lone batter he faced in his collegiate debut against Mississippi Valley State Feb. 25 • Earned a win in his first career decision, retiring the four batters he faced in a 10-6 win against Penn State March 7 • Picked up a save with two scoreless innings of relief against Mississippi Valley State May 8 • Pitched a season-longest 5.1 innings in relief and earned the win in State’s home finale against Kentucky May 19 • Honored as the SEC Freshman of the Week May 20 after scattering three singles and striking out a season-high seven UK batters • Went 1-2 with a 3.55 ERA in six SEC relief appearances • Losses came against Vanderbilt April 7 and at Florida May 13 • Struck out 14 in 12.2 innings • Among seven Bulldogs on the 2012 SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll • Played summer league baseball with the Texas Collegiate League-champion East Texas Pump Jacks.

HIGH SCHOOL: Multi-sport standout and first-team all-state pitcher at St. Stanislaus High School • Coached by Mark Logan • Compiled an 8-0 record with a 1.09 ERA en route to Mississippi Association of Coaches All-State and Sun Herald All-Coast Team honors • Piled up 128 strikeouts in 64.0 innings pitched • Also hit .470 with 17 RBIs and five home runs • Registered a 20-strikeout, seven-inning game • Helped guide the Rockachaws to the 2010 4A state championship as a junior, posting a 6-2 record with a staff-leading 1.45 ERA • Tallied 69 strikeouts in 43.1 innings while holding opposing hitters to a .141 batting average • Also starred at the plate with a .407 batting average that included 33 hits, 12 extra-base hits, 30 RBIs and a .501 on-base percentage • Tabbed for second-team all-state and all-district honors as a junior • Lettered four years in football, playing on St. Stanislaus’ 2009 4A state championship team • Played summer league baseball with Marucci Elite, coached by Chad Raley • Member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes and the SSHS Alpha Honor Roll.

DRAFT HISTORY: Chosen by the Chicago Cubs in the 12th round of Major League Baseball’s 2011 First-Year Player Draft.

PERSONAL: Member of the Bench Mobb (Second B is silent) • Born Jacob Stephen Lindgren on March 12, 1993 in Biloxi, Miss. • Son of Jacqueline and Stephen Lindgren of Bay St. Louis, Miss. • Majoring in business administration.
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