Signed on July 16. ... Makes his pro debut after two seasons with the NCAA Division II Francis Marion University Patriots. ... Led the Sun Belt Conference and finished the season fifth in the nation in saves with 13 in 2010. ... Helped FMU reach the NCAA Division II Southeast Regional Championship Game this past spring. ... Named to the National College Sports Writers Association All-Regional Second Team in 2009 and 2010. ... Had a career 8-2 record with the Patriots as a reliver. ... Spent the first two seasons of collegiate ball with the St. Johns River Community College Vikings.