Duke Baseball BIO
23 Dalton Brown
2014: Pitched in two games for the Blue Devils his junior season … Tossed a scoreless inning against Furman March 12 … Struck out four batters over 2.0 innings in a no decision versus UMES March 18.
2013: Earned a spot on the ACC Academic Honor Roll for the second consecutive season ... Appeared in 16 contests on the mound, starting two ... Went 2-0 with a 5.68 ERA ... Struck out 24 batters over 25.1 innings of work ... Made seven relief appearances in ACC games, posting a 3.86 ERA with six strikeouts ... Picked up his first career victory in April 10 start against N.C. Central, permitting two runs on seven hits in 4.0 innings while striking out three ... Allowed just one run on one hit in 5.0 innings in his second start, helping Duke to a 4-2 victory April 24 at High Point ... Pitched 34.1 innings with the Conejo Oaks of the California Collegiate League over the summer, going 1-1 with a 4.72 ERA, 34 strikeouts and one save.
2012: An ACC Academic Honor Roll selection ... Made five appearances with one start on the mound as a freshman ... Went 0-1 with a 5.79 ERA ... Struck out five batters in 9.1 innings ... Made his first career appearance versus Campbell Feb. 21 ... First career start came against Appalachian State March 13 ... Struck out a season-high four batters in 4.0 innings of work against Coppin State May 8.
High School: Four-year letterwinner at Chaminade High School ... As a senior, went 4-1 with four saves and 53 strikeouts in 33 innings ... Allowed just 10 walks and 12 hits ... A CIF All-Star that year ... As a junior, went 3-1 with 47 strikeouts in 27 innings ... Saved five games while scattering 11 hits and 13 walks ... Amassed 29 strikeouts in 23.2 innings as a sophomore ... Fanned 12 batters in nine innings as a freshman ... Given the Most Spirited Award by his school as a senior ... Earned Top Spanish Student honors ... A member of the student council ... Served as a youth basketball and soccer coach.
Personal: Born Dalton James Brown on September 1, 1992 ... The son of Jim and Nancy Brown ... Has one brother (Peter).