Marcus Stroman “Stro Show” is a starting pitcher for the Toronto Blue Jays.Wearing number 6 on his back to honor his late Grandmother, Marcus has very quickly become one of the most popular Blue Jays in recent history.
In 2010, Marcus Stroman joined the Duke University baseball team. As a freshman he was the ACC Freshman of the Year, made the ACC Academic Honor Roll and was a 2-way player, starting 44 games at Second Base, one at shortstop and one at designated hitter.In his sophomore year he became the first player in Duke History to make Team USA’s final collegiate roster, serving as their closer on the USA Baseball National Collegiate Team. He did not allow a hit in 8.1 scoreless innings over seven relief appearances. around.
During his final year at Duke, Stroman earned All-America honors from Louisville Slugger (Second Team), Perfect Game USA (Second Team), National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (Third Team) and Baseball America (Third Team). He was a semi-finalist for the USA Baseball Golden Spikes Award which honors the top amateur baseball player in the country. He was named to ABCA/Rawlings All-Atlantic Regional Team and First Team All-ACC.throws his way.
In 2012 Stroman made history when the Toronto Blue Jays selected him 22 overall as he became the first player in Duke History to be selected in the first round of the MLB Draft. However it was in 2015 with the Toronto Blue Jays historic playoff run when Marcus Stroman became a household name pitching marvelously after returning from a grueling knee injury.
Stroman uses the full line of BioSteel products to stay on top of his game on and off the field.