MLB Draft: 37th Round in 2018 (New York Yankees)
Very polished pitcher with a four-pitch mix and ability to command the strike zone allowed … also competed on a very high level for 18U USA Baseball, helping his team win the World Cup during his senior year in high school … with his experience, skill set, and work ethic, he should transition very quickly and be in the mix to compete in the SEC as a freshman.
Prior to LSU
Selected in the 37th round of the 2018 MLB Draft by the New York Yankees … listed as the No. 1 Player in Louisiana in the 2018 high school class by Perfect Game and Prep Baseball Report … listed as the No. 50 overall player and No. 18 pitcher in the 2018 high school class by Perfect Game … listed as the No. 109 prospect in the 2018 MLB Draft by Baseball America and No. 117 by MLB Pipeline … three-time selection to the NOLA.com/Times Picayune All-Metro baseball team … received 2018 All-America recognition from Baseball America and from Rawlings/Perfect Game … a two-time All-State selection; three-time 1st Team All-District selection, and 2018 District 7-5A Pitcher of the Year … recorded 76 strikeouts in 49.2 innings in 2018 with only five walks (1 intentional); posted a 5-0 record and a 1.26 ERA … recorded 99 strikeouts in 63.1 innings in 2017 with only eight walks, two no-hitters and a 1.56 ERA … set the Destrehan High School ERA record with a 0.64 ERA as a sophomore in 2016 … career stats at Destrehan High School: 18-3 record, three saves, 168.1 innings, 239 strikeouts, 31 walks and a 1.17 ERA … member of 2017 Team USA 18U Baseball Team, the WBSC 18U Baseball World Cup Gold Medal Winners.
Full name is Landon Joel Marceaux … majoring in interdisciplinary studies at LSU … born October 8, 1999.