Southern Illinois Miners

1 Nick Palacios
1 Nick Palacios
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 170
Hometown: Bandera, TX
Previous College: Abilene Christian University
Position: P

Born: 01/03/1994

Bats/Throws: R/R

2017 Status: Rookie-2

- Entering second season with Southern Illinois in 2017

- Made 29 appearances out of the bullpen in his professional debut season for the Miners in 2016, going 4-1 with a 3.61 ERA, 25 strikeouts and 15 walks in 32 1/3 innings 

- Pitched for four years at Abilene Christian University, going 0-4 with seven saves as the team's closer and a 4.19 ERA, striking out 34 and walking 17 while allowing opposing batters to hit just .218 against him in 26 games as a senior in 2016

- Also pitched in 26 games as a junior in 2015, with a 2.81 ERA, 20 strikeouts and 11 walks in 25 2/3 innings with a .236 batting-average-against