LSU pitcher John Valek III has signed a free agent contract with the Colorado Rockies.
The senior was 6-2 during the 2016 season with a 4.04 ERA. He appeared in 15 games this season, with 13 as a starter, striking out 52 batters in 62.1 innings pitched.
Valek III transferred to LSU from Akron in 2016 after the university dropped its baseball program.
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