Meet Dansby Swanson

A few facts you probably don't know about 2015's top pick, Dansby Swanson

What you probably already know is that Dansby Swanson was the first pick in the 2015 amateur draft with a signing bonus of 6.5 million dollars. You also probably know that the Vanderbilt shortstop was named the most outstanding player at the College World Series and All Tournament Team. Here are a few facts you probably don't know about Dansby Swanson.

  • Dansby was a 3 year varsity basketball player and two year captain in Marietta, Georgia. He was third all time in 3 pointers with 171 shots made.
  • Dansby won the 2012 Perfect Game National Championship with the East Cobb Yankees.
  • Two time member of the SEC Academic Honor Role.

Favorite Player: Nomar Garciaparra

Favorite Team: Atlanta Braves

Favorite Movie: Remember The Titans

Favorite TV Show: Criminal Minds

Favorite Singer: Sam Hunt

Favorte Food:Steak, Creamed Corn, Fried Okra, Biscuits

Favorite Late Night Snack: Peanut Butter, Cookies, Milk

Actor to Play Him in Movie: Tom Hanks

Word to Best Describe His Life: Blessed


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