Outlook Talented, fiercely competitive southpaw ... Had a great debut season in 2014, serving a variety of roles, including middle reliever, late-inning matchup relief, closer and making starts in the SEC and NCAA Tournaments ... Has good pitchability and a bulldog demeanor on the mound in attacking hitters ... Has been working to add strength to his frame ... With UK's pitching staff stretched thin in the SEC Tournament Quarterfinals vs. No. 7 Florida was called on to make his first career start, keeping UK in the game with 2.1 innings ... Had a heroic outing vs. No. 8 Louisville in the NCAA Louisville Regional Championship game, earning his second career start, and working six one-run innings, leading in the seventh inning trailing 1-0 ... Biggest relief outing came in a rubber match vs. No. 1 South Carolina, coming on to face left-handed hitting Max Schrock, getting the final out of the game for his first career save.
Summer Pitched in seven games with six starts in the Perfect Game Collegiate League ... Owned a 3-2 record and a 4.13 ERA in 28.1 innings ... Allowed only 17 hits and 15 walks, striking out 24 ... Teamed with Balake Oyler on the Elimra Pioneers.
2014 Emerged as a go-to reliever for the Wildcats during his collegiate debut ... Appeared in 23 games with two starts, with a 2-4 record and a 4.65 ERA, saving one game ... Both of his starts came in the postseason, vs. No. 7 Florida in the SEC Tournament Quarterfinals and vs. No. 8 Louisville in the NCAA Louisville Regional Championship ... Worked 31 innings on the year, allowing 35 hits and 13 walks, striking out 27 ... Turned in a heroic start at Louisville in the regional final, making his second career start and putting on a bulldog effort to keep UK in the game, allowing one run in six innings as a hard-luck loser ... Inherited 23 runners, allowing just three to score ... Worked in 10 SEC games, with a 0-2 record and a 9.00 ERA in seven innings, allowing 10 hits, walking three and striking out three ... Appeared in 13 non-SEC games, with a 3.38 ERA and a 2-2 record in 24 innings ... Pitched in 13 games that UK won, with a 2-0 record and a 2.40 ERA in 15 innings ... Worked six innings without an earned run in February, had a 2.45 ERA in 3.2 innings in March, owned a 6.00 ERA in 12 innings in April, and a 16.20 ERA in 3.1 innings in May ... Worked 2.1 innings without allowing an earned run in his collegiate debut, stranding the bases loaded in his first chance ... Struck out five of his seven outs recorded in his NCAA debut vs. UNC Wilmington ... Worked shutout frames vs. St. John's and Wright State in the home opener ... Worked 1.2 shutout innings vs. EMU, striking out four ... Got an out vs. Ball State, before suffering his first career loss at Alabama in the 10th inning ... Got one of the biggest outs of the year vs. No. 1 South Carolina, coming on to face Max Schrock to get a one-out save and clinch the series win ... Worked three strong innings vs. Morehead State, allowing one run and striking out three ... Picked up his second career win with 3.2 shutout innings at No. 8 Louisville, allowing five singles and striking out three ... Made first career start vs. No. 7 Florida in the SEC Tournament Quarterfinals as UK had a heavily taxed pitching staff ... Worked 2.1 innings and allowed two runs vs. the Gators ... Was called on a week later in an elimination game vs. No. 8 Louisville in the NCAA Tournament, working six strong innings and allowing just one run in a bulldog effort.
High School Led his team to the region championship and 2013 district champion at Paul Blazer High School ... Named 16th Region Player of the Year as junior and senior ... Was named all-area, and second-team all-state senior year ... Earned four varsity letters ... Was also a part of the four-time district championship basketball team, earning all-area in 2013 ... Was part of the 2011 district championship football team, also earning all-area honors in 2013.
Personal Full name Logan Ryan Salow ... Born on Sept. 27, 1994 in Ashland Ky. ... Son of Mike and Val ... Has two brothers Corey (22) and Eric (29) ... Father, Mike attended UK.