Dayton Layne Hall is an American professional baseball pitcher who currently plays for the Baltimore Orioles.
Hall began his high school career at Valdosta High School in Valdosta, Georgia, before transferring to Warner Robins, Georgia’s Houston County High School.
He had a 6–1 record with a 1.81 ERA and 89 strikeouts as a junior.
He appeared in both the Under Armour All-America Baseball Game at Wrigley Field and the Perfect Game All-American Game at Petco Park during the summer of 2016.
Hall transferred back to Valdosta prior to his senior season. To play collegiate baseball, Hall has committed to Florida State University.
The Baltimore Orioles picked Hall in the first round of the 2017 Major League Baseball draft, with the 21st overall pick.
He signed with the Orioles and was assigned to the Gulf Coast League Orioles, where he pitched 10+13 innings and gave up eight earned runs.
In 22 games with the Delmarva Shorebirds in 2018, he went 2–7 with a 2.10 ERA and 1.17 WHIP (twenty starts).
Hall pitched for the Frederick Keys in 2019, going 4–5 with a 3.46 ERA in 19 games (17 starts), striking out 116 batters in 80+23 innings.
He has been selected to play in the 2019 All-Star Futures Game.
Due to the termination of the minor league season in 2020, he did not play a game, and in 2021 (for the Bowie Baysox), he only pitched 31+23 innings before his season was cut short due to an elbow injury.
On November 19, 2021, Hall was named to the 40-man roster following the season.
How Tall is DL Hall?
DL Hall’s height is 1.83 m