20 Ja'Vaun West
20 Ja'Vaun West
Birth Date: 09/23/1989
Height: 6-2
Weight: 212
Year: Veteran
Hometown: Atlanta, Mo.
Previous College: University of Indianapolis
Position: Pitcher

The Grizzlies have re-signed RHP Ja'Vaun West for the 2017 season. West returns for his sixth season in a Grizzlies' uniform.

In his rookie season, West recorded 50 strikeouts in only three starts and 17 appearances out of the bullpen. During the Grizzlies' 2013 season, the 27-year-old finished with a career-low 3.02 ERA.

He completed his college baseball career at the University of Indianapolis and led the program to its second ever NCAA D-II Championship appearance.