Kodi Whitley Age: How Old Is Kodi Whitley?

Kodi Whitley

How Old Is Kodi Whitley?

Kodi Whitley is 27 years old. He was born on February 21, 1995

Who Is Kodi Whitley?

Kodi James Whitley is a professional baseball pitcher for the St. Louis Cardinals of Major League Baseball. He was born in the United States. In 2020, he made his Major League Baseball debut.

Whitley went to Cleveland High School in Clayton, North Carolina, where he graduated with honors.

At the end of his senior year, he was named to the All-Conference team. The University of Mount Olive recruited him after he went undrafted in the 2013 Major League Baseball draft. He played college baseball at the university.

Whitley had a 6–2 record with a 2.74 earned run average in 13 games (ten starts) during his freshman season in 2014, earning him the Conference Carolinas Freshman of the Year award.

That summer, he was a member of the Fayetteville SwampDogs, who competed in the Coastal Plain League.

For Mount Olive in 2015, he made 17 starts and finished 8–4 with a 4.41 earned run average over 87.2 innings pitched, striking out 88 hitters.

He was named to the Mount Olive All-Academic Team in 2015. Following the season, he returned to the Coastal Plain League with the Fayetteville Flyers, where he was named to the All-Star team.

Whitley was forced to miss the 2016 season after undergoing Tommy John’s surgery before the start of the season.

In 2017, he barely lasted five innings on the mound. Upon completion of the season, he was selected by the St. Louis Cardinals in the 27th round of the 2017 Major League Baseball draft.