Shawn Tolleson

#38RP,
W
2
L
2
ERA
7.68
K
29
BB
10
Height: 6' 2"
Weight: 220
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born:
College: Baylor
Birth Place: Dallas, Texas
Draft: 2010 30th round by the
  • The Charlotte Observer

    Rangers' roster versatility gives Jeff Banister endless options

    In the Texas Rangers' season-opening three-game series against the Seattle Mariners a year ago, they used seven bullpen pitchers, including Jake Diekman on three consecutive days, Tony Barnette on consecutive days and Shawn Tolleson twice in the series. It didn't go well. The Rangers lost Games 2 and 3 as Tom Wilhelmsen was blown up for five runs in the eighth inning of Game 2, Tolleson was tagged for his first blown save in Game 3, and Keone Kela was soon out of action needing surgery to remove bone spurs in his throwing elbow. The problems caused collateral damage, as manager Jeff Banister termed it, two weeks down the line, when the bullpen was seemingly taxed before the season had even warmed