Lance McCullers Jr. is Gatorade National Baseball Player of the Year

Posted on July 4, 2012

Lance McCullers Jr Gatorade National Baseball Player of the Year

Gatorade presented former Jesuit High School pitcher Lance McCullers, Jr. with its National Player of the Year trophy. McCullers, Jr. helped to lead the Tigers to a 28-2 overall record and a berth in the Florida High School Athletic Association 5A state semifinals. The team also maintained a No. 1 national ranking for most of the year. McCullers was surprised with the news by three-time MLB All-Star and current MLB Network broadcaster Sean Casey. Take a look:

Photo: Susan Goldman/Insider Images for Gatorade

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