Biography:

Jared-MortensenJared Mortensen signed with the Tampa Bay Rays as a minor league free agent in 2013. He is currently playing for their AA affiliate, the Montgomery Biscuits. Through 13 starts in 2015, he has a 5-3 record with a 3.12 ERA and 67 strikeouts in 78 innings pitched.

PERSONAL

Family: Parents Dennis and Karen… Getting into the Sport: Started playing baseball at age 3 after his father asked him to be part of the team with his older brother… Outside Interests: Attended Louisiana State University in Shreveport for three years… Enjoys any and all sports, country dancing, hunting, fishing…