Baseball

Jordan Sheffield - 24

Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Tullahoma, Tenn.

High School:
Tullahoma

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 185

Position:
RHP

Bats/Throws:
Right/Right

Jordan  Sheffield

04/18/2015

Three-run sixth leads Gamecocks by Commodores

Series loss is second straight for VU

04/14/2015

Late homer sinks Commodores

Dores drop third straight, first time since 2012

04/11/2015

Dores drop first series of season to Ole Miss

Late runs sink Vandy

04/11/2015

Ole Miss defeats Vanderbilt in 16 innings

Buehler's 13-strikeout performance not enough

04/08/2015

Dores open series vs. Ole Miss in national spotlight

Hawkins Field hosts national audience on ESPNU Thursday night

03/29/2015

Vanderbilt vs. Tennessee - March 29, 2015

Vanderbilt beat Tennessee 14-3 on Sunday at Hawkins Field to clinch the series.

03/10/2015

Vanderbilt Baseball vs. Quinnipiac (Game 1; 3/10/15)

Vanderbilt Baseball vs. Quinnipiac (Game 1; 3/10/15) Photos by Steve Green

02/28/2015

Vanderbilt Baseball vs. Illinois State (G2, 2/28/15); W, 3-2

The Vanderbilt Baseball team defeated the Illinois State Redbirds in game two on Saturday afternoon; 3-2. (2/28/15)

01/24/2014

First Day of Baseball Practice

The Commodores opened practice on a crisp, cold day on Friday.

Career Game Highs
Innings Pitched:
7.0, 3/15 vs. Arkansas
Strikeouts: 7, 3/3 vs. Evansville
Hits Allowed: 6, 3/21 at Auburn G2
Walks Allowed: 6, 3/29 vs. Tennessee
Runs Allowed: *3, last 3/21 at Auburn G2

COACH CORBIN QUOTE - We are all excited to see him get the baseball and compete. He has had to be very patient through the process of arm rehabilitation, but he has worked his way back and now gives himself the opportunity to help us. He has a special arm and is very athletic. Jordan certainly has a bright future ahead of him. He was the winner of the Omaha Challenge for pitchers.

2015 - Walked four and allowed three runs on four hits across two-plus innings vs. Ole Miss 4/11, 16 walks over last three starts (11 IP)... Matched his career-high with six walks for the second straight start in no decision at Georgia 4/5 allowing only two runs on three hits with two strikeouts over five innings... Struggled with command in his fourth start walking a career-high six over four-plus innings against Tennessee 3/29 allowing two runs on four hits... Tossed his third straight quality start allowing three runs on six hits with six strikeouts over six innings of a no decision at Auburn 3/21 in nightcap... Named TSWA Pitcher of the Week for his 13 scoreless innings over his first two career starts... Turned in a career-best and team-high seven scoreless innings in his first weekend start against Arkansas 3/15 scattering two hits and striking out four in a no decision... Dominated in his first career start vs. Quinnipiac 3/10 tossing six scoreless innings to earn his third win of the season, struck out three and scattered three hits... Earned his second win of the year with a career-high five innings out of the pen allowing three runs on one hit and four walks to go along with a career-best seven strikeouts vs. Evansville 3/3... Punched out three but allowed two runs on a single and two walks over 1.1 innings vs. Illinois State 2/28... Struck out the side in his lone inning of work vs. Western Kentucky 2/25... Stranded a pair of inherited runners getting a ground out to end the inning in win over Indiana State 2/22 in Port Charlotte, Fla.... Walked three over 1.1 innings against Indiana State 2/20 in Port Charlotte, Fla. not allowing a run or a hit... Notched the win in relief with 3.2 scoreless innings against Santa Clara 2/14 G2 in his collegiate debut striking out three and allowing only one hit.

HIGH SCHOOL - A Rawlings first team All-American and member of 16U Team USA... All-Conference pick 2011-12... Team won district four straight seasons 2010-13 and regional champs in 2013... Team played in high school invitational at Team USA Complex in 2013... Drafted in the 13th round by Boston in 2013.

ACADEMICS - Sheffield is majroing in American Studies in his second year at Vanderbilt.

PERSONAL - Jordan Ladon Sheffield... Born 6/1/95 in Tullahoma, Tenn.... Son of Misty and Travis... Has two brothers, Justus and Jaxon... Cousin Tony Sheffield was second pick by Boston in 1992 MLB draft... Favorites include Jackie Robinson (baseball player), Boston Red Sox and Atlanta Braves (baseball team), Call of Duty (video game), Love & Basketball (movie), Martin (TV show), Will Smith (actor), taco salad (meal), peanut butter Clif bar (late night snack), Panama City Beach, Fla. (vacation spot)... Uses confident as the one word to describe himself... Says Will Smith would play him in a movie... Roommates with Ryan Johnson... Chose Vanderbilt for â?oethe best baseball team and academics in the country.â??

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