Bats: R Throws: R
Height: 5'10" Weight: 190
Date of Birth: 3/28/1997
Residence: Mt. Washington, Ky.
Previous Team: University of Southern Indiana
Jacob Bowles joins the Otters for his first season in professional baseball. Bowles, a University of Southern Illinois product, is a native of Mount Washington, Kentucky. In five seasons with USI, Bowles compiled a winning record of 12-8, with a 4.98 ERA. Bowles pitched in 11 games for Screaming Eagles, while making eight starts. Over 58.1 innings, Bowles threw to a 4.47 ERA. Bowles' older brother, Matt, also played for USI, helping lead the program to an NCAA D-II Championship in 2014.