Is engaged.....fiancée’s name is Megan.....will be married next November ... Graduated from Locust Grove (OK) High School, where he played football and basketball in addition to baseball ... His cousin, Bob Davis, was a Major League catcher from 1973-81 with San Diego (1973, ‘75-78), Toronto (1979-80) and California (1981) ... Enjoys hunting, fishing and video games.
Went 1-6 with a 5.30 ERA in 12 games (11 starts) with Milwaukee...His first 11 appearances of the season came as a starter...The team went 5-6 in his starts.....produced 1 quality start...Went 1-0 with a 0.75 ERA in his first two starts (12ip, 1er) and 0-6 with a 6.70 ERA in his last 9 starts (43ip, 32er)...Induced a 5-4-3 triple play (Yadier Molina) on 9/27 at St. Louis.....was the ninth triple play in franchise history.....was his lone relief appearance of the season...Appeared in Game 2 of the NL Wild Card Series at Los Angeles (2ip, 1h, 1bb, 1k).
Went 6-7 with a 3.72 ERA in 35 games (18 starts) with Milwaukee... Had two stints with the team (4/22 and 5/3-end)... Went 2-7 with a 4.57 ERA as a starter (80.2ip, 41er) and 4-0 with a 1.47 ERA in relief (30.2ip, 5er)... The team went 6-12 in his starts.....produced 2 quality starts... Made his first Major League start on 4/22 at St. Louis and took a 13-5 defeat (4ip, 9h, 5r, 5er, 1bb, 3k, 2hr)... Notched his first Major League win on 6/1 at Pittsburgh, coming in relief... His first career win as a starter came in a 3-2 victory on 8/10 vs. Texas.....struck out a career-high 10 batters over 6.0 innings in that outing... Recorded his first Major League hit on 8/16 at Washington with a double off Patrick Corbin... Went 2-0 with a 1.27 ERA in 4 starts at Triple-A San Antonio, all coming in April.
Went 0-0 with a 3.29 ERA in 7 relief appearances with Milwaukee... Had five stints with the team (4/6-4/8, 5/25-5/26, 6/17-6/27, 7/12 and 8/10)... Combined to go 2-4 with a 5.03 ERA in 21 starts between Double-A Biloxi (8gs) and Triple-A Colorado Springs (13gs).
Combined to go 1-1 with a 1.02 ERA in 9 games (8 starts) between Rookie Arizona and Class-A Wisconsin as he recovered from "Tommy John" surgery... Began his season on rehab assignment at Arizona and went 0-1 with a 1.04 ERA in 6 starts... Was reinstated from the Double-A Biloxi disabled list and transferred on 8/23 to Wisconsin, where he went 1-0 with a 1.00 ERA in 3 games (2 starts)... Following the season pitched for the Salt River Rafters in the Arizona Fall League and went 1-1 with a 3.38 ERA in 4 starts (10.2ip, 13h, 5r, 4er, 2bb, 11k)
Went 3-7 with a 5.25 ERA in 13 starts at Double-A Biloxi...Did not start after 6/23 .....underwent "Tommy John" surgery on his right elbow on 7/21, performed by Dr. William Raasch.
Began the season in the Astros organization, where he went 3-4 with a 5.10 ERA in 19 games (13 starts) between Class-A Lancaster (12g/8gs) and Double-A Corpus Christi (7g/5gs)…Was traded to Milwaukee as part of a six-player deal on 7/30…Went 4-1 with a 2.92 ERA in 7 starts at Double-A Biloxi.....threw a shutout in the first round of the Southern League playoffs, earning a 6-0 victory on 9/11 vs. Pensacola (9ip, 3h, 0bb, 10k)…Contract was selected by Milwaukee on 9/22…Made 2 scoreless relief appearances with the Brewers…His Major League debut came on 9/26 at St. Louis (1ip, 1h, 1bb)…His other appearance with Milwaukee came on 10/2 vs. Chicago-NL (1ip, 1bb)…Following the season pitched for the Surprise Saguaros in the Arizona Fall League and went 2-2 with a 3.51 ERA in 7 starts (25.2ip, 26h, 10r, 10er, 10bb, 19k, .271ba).