Date of Birth: 04/05/1993
Height: 5' 10" Weight: 160 lbs
College Experience: Tennessee Wesleyan University
Resides: Marion, South Carolina
Chris Washington is in his first year with the ThunderBolts and third as a professional in 2019. He signed on November 14, 2018 after pitching parts of two seasons with the Southern Illinois Miners. He went 4-7 with a 4.51 ERA in 25 games (16 starts) in his Miners career. Washington attended Tennessee Wesleyan College for three years and posted a 22-6 record there with a 3.40 ERA. As a senior, he won nine games, posted a 2.59 ERA and struck out 101 batters with only 12 walks. Prior to Tennessee Wesleyan, Chris won seven games as a freshman at Spartanburg Methodist College. He went to Marion High School in Marion, South Carolina.