Former Clemson pitcher Tyler Jackson is now a pro. Jackson agreed to a free agent deal with the Seattle Mariners today.

Jackson was graduate transfer and in his final season of baseball he went 9-1 with 3.56 ERA for Clemson.

The Piedmont native and USC Upstate product became the first Clemson pitcher to a throw a two hit shutout in a NCAA tournament game. Jackson did that against Vanderbilt on June 4th.

The Tigers went 13-0 when Jackson started.