College TeamYoung Harris
- April 3, 2006
Nick Markakis attended Young Harris College, where he played college baseball for the Young Harris Mountain Lions baseball team. Markakis played as both an outfielder and a pitcher, hitting .439 with 21 home runs and 92 RBIs, while also gathering a 12–0 win–loss record as a pitcher with 1 save and a 1.68 earned run average in 15 games. He was twice named Georgia Junior College Player of the Year and was awarded Baseball America’s 2002 National JUCO Player of the Year.
Nick Markakis was selected 7th overall in the 2003 MLB Draft by the Baltimore Orioles. Markakis was selected for the first time in his career for the 2018 MLB All-Star Game.
Keep up with Nick’s MLB stats: http://m.mlb.com/player/455976/nick-markakis