From BR Bullpen
Wyatt Rex Allen
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 4", Weight 205 lb.
- School University of Tennessee
- High School Brentwood Academy
- Born April 12, 1980 in Nashville, TN USA
Wyatt Allen is the son of country music singer Rex Allen Jr., and was selected by the Chicago White Sox in the first round of the 2001 amateur draft. A right-handed pitcher at the University of Tennessee, Allen was named MVP of the Knoxville regional during the 2001 College World Series. He had good velocity on his fastball for the duration of his career, but also struggled with command. Allen walked 225 batters over the course of 443.0 minor league innings. He finished his career in the minors with a 19-28 record, a 4.33 ERA, and 319 strikeouts.