2018: Taken by his hometown Atlanta Braves in the 30th round (No. 892 overall) of the 2018 MLB Draft ... The 15th pitcher in Duke history to total 200-plus career strikeouts ... The ninth Blue Devil pitcher to make 80 or more career appearances ... Went 4-5 with a 5.84 ERA ... Struck out 100 batters in 94.0 innings ... Led the team in both innings pitched and strikeouts ... The first Blue Devil pitcher to reach 100 strikeouts in a season since Marcus Stroman in 2012 ... Named to the NCAA Athens Regional All-Tournament Team after helding Duke to the first Super Regional in program history ... Earned the win against Cornell (March 4), Miami (March 17), Wake Forest (April 8) and Georgia (June 4) ... Allowed one run over 5.0 innings to earn the win against Cornell (March 4) ... Tied a career high with 8.0 innings in a quality start against Miami (March 17), alllowing one run on five hits while fanning eight ... Collected the win at Wake Forest (April 8) ... Allowed two runs on seven hits in a quality start against NC State (April 21) ... In the winner-take-all Athens Regional finale, pitched seven complete on short rest in Duke's win over Georgia to send the Blue Devils to the Lubbock Super Regional.
2017: Moved to the Friday night starter role after spending the previous two seasons in Duke's bullpen ... Led the team in wins (4), innings (76.0) and strikeouts (74) ... Went 4-3 with a 4.50 ERA ... Allowed 38 earned runs in 76.0 innings ... Struck out 74 batters and walked 26 ... Totaled a team-best seven quality starts ... Recorded six straight quality starts from March 24 to April 28 ... Fanned a career-high 11 batters in 5.0 innings March 4 versus Princeton ... Earned wins against Virginia Tech (March 10), Virginia (March 24), Pittsburgh (March 31) and Louisville (April 21) ... Threw seven shutout innings March 31 against Pittsburgh ... Tossed a season-high eight innings April 14 against Boston College, allowing two earned runs on six hits.
2016: Led the team with 27 relief appearances ... Went 3-2 with a 3.23 ERA and nine saves Permitted 11 earned runs over 30.2 innings ... Struck out 23 batters and walked 16 ... Ranked tied for fourth in the ACC in saves ... Nine saves also ranked tied for the fifth-highest single-season total in program history ... Picked saves against Wake Forest (March 27), UNCH (April 5), Clemson (April 8), NCCU (April 13 & April 27), Liberty (April 19), Virginia Tech (April 24) and Florida State (May 13 & May 14) ... Threw 1.2 scoreless frames April 2 at Georgia Tech to earn the win ... Pitched a season-high 2.2 innings at NC State to collect the win over the Wolfpack ... Recorded his third win with 2.0 innings May 11 against Norfolk State.
2015: Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll ... Made 30 appearances on the mound with one start … Logged the most innings of any Duke freshman pitcher (45.1) … Posted a 3-4 record and 2.38 ERA … Totaled three saves … Struck out 54 batters and issued 25 walks over 45.1 innings … Limited opponents to a .238 batting average … Made his collegiate debut Feb. 14 at California and struck out the first batter he faced on three pitches … Tossed two scoreless frames to record his first career win March 1 against Rider … Also picked up wins against Liberty (March 3) and Pitt (March 20) … Pitched 1.1 shutout innings to earn his first save March 17 versus Columbia … Earned saves versus Liberty (March 24) and N.C. Central (May 3) … Pitched a season-high 3.2 innings in his first career start, a no decision versus Bryant March 11 … Struck out a season-high five batters over 2.0 innings March 3 against Liberty … Played for the Cotuit Kettleers of the Cape Cod League over the summer.
High School: Four-year letterwinner at The Lovett School in Atlanta … Rated among the top 1,000 overall prospects and top 150 left-handed pitchers by Perfect Game … In 15 appearances as a senior, struck out 87 batters over 75.3 innings of work while posting a 8-2 record and 1.49 ERA … Led The Lovett School to the Class AA state baseball championship as a junior … Pitched a complete game in the opening contest of the championship series, then went the distance again to guide the Lions to a 5-2 victory in the decisive third game … Finished the 2013 campaign with a 10-2 record and 1.10 ERA to go along with 112 strikeouts over 89.3 innings … Named Perfect Game 2014 Southeast Region honorable mention … Collected Perfect Game Underclass honorable mention accolades in 2013 … Three-time GA Dugout Club Outstanding Season Award recipient … Named 2013 Class AA Player of the Year … Three-time first team all-area and two-time first team all-state honoree … Earned team MVP honors as a junior and senior … Tabbed team most improved sophomore season … Named to the Honor Roll … Member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes.
Personal: Born Mitchell Charles Stallings on June 30, 1995 in Atlanta … The son of David Stallings and Lara Smith-Sitton … Has a younger brother (Grant) … Father played basketball at Oglethorpe University ... Majored in political science with a concentration in security, peace and conflict while pursuing a certificate in markets and management certificate.