#RS-32 Adam Yates
Adam is an Ole Miss transfer who will (medical) redshirt this season to recover from surgery...desired to pitch more innings...will get all the work he can handle next season...great mound presence and will provide leadership to our staff.
SR, 6-3, 210
Hometown: Jackson, Tenn.
Previous School: Univ. of Mississippi
Before Union: Adam played three seasons at Ole Miss where he was a freshman All-American in 2001...during the summer of 2003, Adam went 2-1 with an 0.96 ERA in 38 innings, 32 K and 8 walks in the Cape Cod League...prepped at Jackson Northside HS where he played baseball and football...named the 2000 Northside HS Male Athlete of the Year as a senior...was name baseball MVP in 1999 and 2000, and football MVP in 1998, 1999, 2000...went 31-1 as a pitcher during his high school career.