LSU pitcher Jaden Hill named preseason first-team All-American by Baseball America

LSU pitcher Jaden Hill (44)
LSU pitcher Jaden Hill (44)(Josh Auzenne/WAFB-TV | Josh Auzenne/WAFB-TV)
Updated: Feb. 1, 2021 at 4:30 PM CST
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BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - LSU pitcher Jaden Hill has been named to the Baseball America 2021 Preseason First-Team All-America squad, the organization announced Monday, Feb. 1.

The junior right-handed pitcher from Ashdown, Ark. has also been named an All-American by Collegiate Baseball, Perfect Game, and D1 Baseball.


Hill is expected to be the Friday night starter for the Tigers this season.

He allowed just one hit in 11.2 innings of relief in the pandemic-shortened 2020 season. He recorded 17 strikeouts. Opponents batted only .028 (1-for-36) against him.

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