2013 Big 12 Academic All-Rookie Team
One-time Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll choice (Spring 2013)
2013 (Fr.) Made 20 starts and played in 38 games as designated hitter, pinch hitter, and first baseman ... Named to inaugural Big 12 Academic All-Rookie team ... Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll (Spring 2013) ... Opened season 2-for-2 with a double and a run scored at UC Irvine (Feb. 15) in his Baylor debut ... Went 2-for-3 with a triple and two runs scored versus California (March 1) ... Hit first career homer versus West Virginia (April 7) to start a nine-run second inning for Baylor ... Hit a game-winning, ninth-inning pinch-hit home run to give Baylor their first win at TCU since 2009 (April 19).
Played first base for coach Jason Washburn at College Park High School in The Woodlands, Texas ... Two-year letterwinner ... Helped team reach playoffs in back-to-back years ... Earned District 14-5A first-team honors in 2012 senior season .... 2010 and 2011 academic letterman ... Volunteered with Challenger League ... Ranked in top 1,000 nationally by Perfect Game.
Full name is Mitchell Ward Price ... Born January 30, 1994, in Dallas, Texas ... Son of Bill Price and Marla Jones ... Pre-business major.