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Jorge Luis Reyes (born December 7, 1987 in Rio Grande City, Texas) is a pitcher for the 2007 College World
Series-winning Oregon State Beavers, and the Most Outstanding Player, in that
tournament. A 6'2", 175 lb right-hander, Reyes posted a record of
7-3 during the 2007 season, including 2 games (2 victories) during
the College World Series; the first
one, a victory against Cal State
Fullerton and the second one, a victory in the first game of
the Championship Finals against the University of
North Carolina. His ERA for the season was 3.10.
Although born in Texas, Reyes calls Warden,
Washington home and played high school baseball there. He graduated from Warden High
School in 2006.
Reyes lettered 4 years for coach Dan Caballero. As a senior he
was named all-state first team, all-area first team, all-league
first team, posted a 6-1 record, 0.32 ERA in 43.2 innings and had
78 strikeouts. As a junior he was named all-state first team,
all-area first team, all-league first team with a 9-0 record, 0.40
ERA in 51 innings with 101 strikeouts. Reyes also played American
football and basketball.
Reyes was named a second team freshman All-American by Baseball America at the end of the
2007 season. He was
also declared the 2007 College World Series Most Outstanding Player, only the 5th
freshman in the history of the College World Series to be named as