What Is Ryan Rolison Position?

American professional baseball player Ryan Perry Rolison plays for the Colorado Rockies, Major Baseball League. He was born on July 11, 1997. Rolison plays as a pitcher for the Rockies wearing jersey number 60.

Rolison attended the University School of Jackson in Jackson, Tennessee, where he received his degree. He had a 0.74 ERA and 104 strikeouts as a junior.

What Is Ryan Rolison Position?
What Is Ryan Rolison Position?

He was chosen in the 37th round of the 2016 Major League Baseball draft by the San Diego Padres, but he chose not to sign with them. Instead, he enrolled at the University of Mississippi, where he played collegiate baseball.

Rolison started the 2017 season as a freshman in the bullpen before being promoted to the starting rotation. He played in the Cape Cod Baseball League for the Orleans Firebirds after his first season, going 4-0 with a 1.92 ERA and being named a league all-star.

Prior to his second year, Rolison was selected to the First Team Preseason All-American.

Rolison was chosen by the Colorado Rockies with the 22nd overall pick in the first round of the 2018 Major League Baseball draft. He signed a contract with the Rockies for a signing bonus of $2.9 million.

He spent the whole season with the Rookie-level Pioneer League’s Grand Junction Rockies, where he made his professional debut.

The Rockies added him to their 40-man roster on November 19, 2021. He started the 2022 season with an injured shoulder and ended on the injured list. Rolison underwent surgery in June, and it was revealed that he would likely miss the entire season.