College Experience: Lehigh University
Resides: Florham Park, New Jersey
2022 Stats at Lehigh:
3 Appearances, 1 IP, 0 H, 4 ER, 6 BB, 0 K, 36.00 ERA, .000 OBA
Made two starts in seven appearances, going 0-1 with a 6.32 ERA in 15.2 innings of work...in first career outing vs. George Washington (3/7), struck out five batters with two runs on two hits and three walks in four innings. For a solid performance, he earned honorable mention recognition from the Patriot League...named the Patriot League's top newcomer by Perfect Game ahead of the season...named Patriot League Preseason Freshman of the Year by D1Baseball.com...named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll (PDF).
Rich enjoyed a stellar high school baseball career at Newark Academy, and was a selection for the Garden State Games and the Union Essex County All-Star Game during his tenure. Prior to the start of the 2020 season, Rich was named a Perfect Game All-Northeast Region First Team selection and is the seventh ranked right-handed pitcher in the state of New Jersey and 14th player overall. For travel ball, he played with Locked in Expos during his career.