When Was Nick Sandlin Drafted?

American professional baseball player Nick Sandlin is presently a pitcher for the Major League Baseball team Cleveland Guardians. On January 10, 1997, he was born in Georgia, a US state.

Pitcher Sandlin, who uses a sidearm action, went to Greenbrier High School in Evans, Georgia. At Southern Miss University, where he played collegiate baseball, he joined the Golden Eagles team.

When Was Nick Sandlin Drafted?
When Was Nick Sandlin Drafted?

During the summer collegiate baseball season of the 2017 Cape Cod Baseball League, he participated in the Hyannis Harbor Hawks. The Cleveland Indians drafted Sandlin with the 67th overall pick in the second round of the 2018 MLB Draft.

A $750,000 signing bonus was provided to him when he joined Cleveland. During the 2018 season, he pitched in relief for the Akron RubberDucks, Lake County Captains, Lynchburg Hillcats, and AZL Indians, recording a combined 2-0 record, 3.00 ERA, and 36 strikeouts in 24 innings pitched for the four clubs.

He participated in games for the Columbus Clippers and Akron RubberDucks in 2019. Over 26+1/3 innings, he was 1-0 with a 2.39 ERA.
He would miss the remainder of the season due to a right forearm strain, it was revealed on July 1.

In his Major League Baseball debut on May 1 against the Chicago White Sox, Sandlin got his first career major league punchout by striking out White Sox outfielder Adam Eaton.