Alec lives in Gilbert, Ariz. ..He attended Arizona State University, where as a junior in 2019, he was named to the Golden Spikes Award Midseason Watch List and the Collegiate Baseball Hall of Fame Watch List for National Pitcher of the Year...Marsh graduated from Ronald Reagan HS (Wis.) in 2016, where he recorded a 1.21 ERA on the mound and batted .470 at the plate as the team captain during his senior season.
Marsh was selected to the SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game in 2022...Over an eight-start span from April 30-June 11, 2022, Marsh recorded 64 strikeouts in 34.1 innings (16.8 K/9), including back-to-back 10-strikeout starts on May 19 and 25...Marsh finished the season at Triple-A Omaha and allowed just two runs on five hits over 10.0 innings in his two starts.
Pitched for Eastern Reyes del Tigre in the Constellation Energy League, which operated in Texas during July and August…went 0-1 with a 4.50 ERA (2 ER in 4.0 IP), collecting six strikeouts...Participated in the Royals’ Postseason Camp at Kauffman Stadium in October.
Made 13 starts for Idaho Falls (Rookie) in his first professional season, going 0-1 with a 4.05 ERA (15 ER in 33.1 IP) with 38 strikeouts (10.3 K/9), compared to just four walks...Did not walk a batter in his first five starts, and surrendered just one free pass in his first eight outings (20.1 innings)...Did not allow a run over his final three starts (9.0 IP), after allowing a total of six earned runs in a span of two outings (Aug. 9-15)...Posted a 2.25 ERA (6 ER in 24.0 IP) with one walk and 27 strikeouts in his nine home starts...Held left-handed batters to a .208 average (11-for-53), with one home run.
He appeared in one game with Surprise in the 2021 Arizona Fall League...In his 2nd start of 2021 on May 14 vs. Tulsa, Marsh recorded a career-high 11 strikeouts over 6.0 innings....Marsh was limited to six starts in 2021 due to injury.