|Position:||Director of Baseball Operations|
|High School:||Rummel HS|
|Other College:||Tulane/Delgado CC|
Nate Fury, an LSU pitcher in 2013 and 2014, was named in January 2017 as the Tigers’ coordinator of baseball operations. Fury will handle a number of duties, including team travel, budgeting and community relations.
Fury, 26, takes over the position that was held last season by Micah Gibbs, who was appointed the Tigers’ volunteer assistant coach in November 2016.
Fury, a native of Harahan, La., made 46 career relief appearances for the Tigers, posting a 5-2 record and a 2.45 ERA in 47.2 innings with 38 strikeouts. He made 20 relief appearances in 2013, helping LSU to a College World Series appearance, and he made 26 appearances in 2014, recording a 3-1 mark with a 2.15 ERA.
Fury, who has an LSU degree in sports administration, was selected by the Detroit Tigers in the 2014 MLB Draft, and he pitched in the minor leagues for three seasons. He was a two-time member of the SEC Academic Honor Roll during his LSU career.