A left-handed transfer from Pratt Community College, Jason continues to get better with each practice... Possible redshirt candidate as he adjusts to the Division I level... A hard thrower, he is projected as a middle reliever... Picked up another pitch during the fall... Very competitive... Has made great steps in the last month.
during fall drills
Made two appearances from the mound for the White Sox during the Fall Ball World Series... Posted a 0-1 record and a 5.40 ERA in 1.2 innings pitched... Allowed one run on no hits with two strikeouts and six walks.
at pratt c.c. (2000-2001)
A two-year starter and letterwinner as a pitcher at Pratt Community College in Pratt, Kan. ... Helped Pratt to a 32-26 overall record and fourth-place finish in the Western Division of the Jayhawk League in 2001... Earned honorable mention All-Jayhawk Conference honors as a sophomore... Spent most of the season as the teamís No. 1 starter, but also saw action as a reliever... Led the team with an 8-2 record and 1.82 ERA in 12 games with nine starts... Also recorded a save... Tossed two complete games and one shutout... Tallied 59 strikeouts and 21 walks in 57.2 innings pitched... Held opposing batters to a paltry .226 batting average... Named to the Deanís List... Coached by Jeff Brewer.
Graduated from Malvern in Toronto, Ontario.
(Full name: Jason Lee Simon) was born Aug. 13, 1980, in Toronto, Ontario Ö He is the son of Bronco and Georgette Simon... The oldest of two children, Jason has a sister, Jenny (17)... Is planning a major in business administration.