MLB Draft: 15th Round in 2011 (Toronto)
A tall, lean left-handed pitcher from talent-rich Houston ... has a great arm from a three-quarter arm slot and can be dominant against left-handed hitters ... fastball sits in the low 90s, and he has a wipeout slider with depth that he uses as a strikeout pitch.
Appeared in 11 games (three starts), posting a 1-0 mark and a 5.62 ERA in 16 innings with six walks and 16 strikeouts ... earned first career LSU win in a relief outing versus McNeese State on Feb. 22 - allowed two runs on three hits in three innings with four strikeouts ... recorded six strikeouts and no walks in 3.1 innings in first career LSU start versus Grambling (Feb. 28) ... worked 1.2 shutout innings versus Northwestern State on March 14, contributing to the Tigers' 13-0 blanking of the Demons.
Earned all-state and all-district honors at Westbury Christian High in Houston ... posted a 5-2 record in 2011 with 90 strikeouts and 23 walks in 48 innings; recorded a 2.33 ERA on the season ... a four-year letterman in baseball, basketball (shooting guard) and golf ... earned Academic Honor Roll recognition.
Full name is Cody Austin Glenn ... parents are Greg and Loa Glenn ... has two older siblings, Amber and Richard ... thoughts on enrolling at LSU - "Through the coaching staff and players of high character, the winning tradition and amazing support, I feel like LSU gives me the best opportunity to develop and succeed" ... majoring in general business at LSU ... born July 8, 1992.
Glenn's LSU Career Highs
Innings: 3.1 vs. Grambling (2/28/12)
Strikeouts: 6 vs. Grambling (2/28/12)
Hits Allowed: 8 vs. Grambling (2/28/12)
Runs: 4 vs. Grambling (2/28/12)
Earned Runs: 4 vs. Grambling (2/28/12)
Walks: 2 vs. McNeese State (2/22/12)