One of the major league baseball pitchers currently competing is Joseph Philip Ryan, better known by his stage name Joe Ryan, who pitches for the Minnesota Twins. At Sir Francis Drake High School in San Anselmo, California, he participated in high school baseball.
He was selected by the San Francisco Giants in the 39th round of the 2014 Major League Baseball Draft following high school, but he opted to play college baseball at California State University, Northridge instead of signing a contract. In 2015 and 2016, he also participated in collegiate summer baseball with the Orleans Firebirds of the Cape Cod Baseball League.
Later, he changed schools to play baseball at California State University, Stanislaus. He was selected by the Tampa Bay Rays in the seventh round of the 2018 MLB Draft, right out of college. H joined them and played for the Hudson Valley Renegades in his first season as a professional.
He was tasked with playing for the Bowling Green Hot Rods for the 2019 campaign. Later in the year, he was promoted to the Charlotte Stone Crabs and Montgomery Biscuits. In 2020, he did not participate in a minor league game because the season was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. He played for the Triple-A Durham Bulls in 2021. In 2020, he was acquired by the Minnesota Twins in a deal. Ryan made his MLB debut on September 1, 2021.
Who Are Joe Ryan’s Parents?
Joe Ryan’s dad is called Kurtis Ryan but his mother’s name is unknown.