Selected in the sixth round by the San Diego Padres, Tim Bascom couldn't be happier with the team he was selected by. Coming out of the University of Central Florida, Bascom earned First-Team Conference USA honors for his work as a junior.
Posting a 5-6 record with a 2.47 ERA over 80 frames, Tim Bascom
collected 90 strikeouts and help the opposition to a .215 average against. He ended his career with 225 K's in 221 innings, boasting a 19-11 career mark and a 3.10 ERA, third-best in school history.
We caught up with Bascom after his selection to get his thoughts on being picked by the Padres, his repertoire, and his expectations, among many topics.