New York grabs Rocker with 10th overall 2021 MLB Draft pick.
Leiter has now allowed a stingy seven hits and one earned run in 36 innings, giving him a 0.25 ERA this season. As a freshman, he posted a 1.72 ERA and a 37 percent strikeout rate in 15 innings of work, per CBS Sports.
Matt Hogan, Jack Leiter, Nick Maldonado and Justyn-Henry Malloy start the season with the Commodores.
The Watchung, New Jersey, native has impressed against tough competition, lacing a .459 batting average with 17 runs scored, 14 RBI and six base thefts in nine games, as the five-foot-eleven, 180-pounder guided the USA Baseball 18U National Team to a gold medal at the Pan-American Championship in 2018.
Jack Leiter is a product of former MLB pitching dad, Al Leiter.