Played for the Wenatchee AppleSox of the West Coast League in summer of 2011 and appeared in eight games, including three starts, and went 1-0 with a 5.06 ERA in 16 innings with eight strikeouts. At St. Francis High School, Cole lettered four seasons for head coach Mike Oakland ... Earned all-league honorable mention during his career ... As a junior, was 2-0 with a 6.11 ERA in eight appearances ... Struck out 21 in 18 1/3 innings ... As a sophomore, earned West Catholic League Honorable Mention honors ... Was 2-1 with a 2.10 ERA in 12 appearances ... Threw three complete games and struck out 57 in 56 2/3 innings.
PERSONAL: Son of Lloyd and Cherie Baylis ... Has one brother, Tyler ... Enjoys fishing and hunting ... Favorite athlete is JT Snow ... Favorite TV show is South Park ... Biggest athletic thrill to date is playing in the 2011 NCAA Super Regional in Nashville ...