Date of Birth: 05/09/1992
Height: 6' 1" Weight: 190 lbs
College Experience: Southern Illinois University
Resides: Greenville, IL
Eaton was drafted by the Kansas City Royals in the 34th round of the 2014 MLB Draft from Southern Illinois University. At Southern Illinois, Eaton was named Second-Team All-Missouri Valley Conference as a sophomore and junior and was All-MVC honorable mention as a senior, converting from closer to a starter. Finished his career with the Salukis tied in career saves with 19 and and 4th in school history with 89 appearances. Eaton spent the majority of his time in the Royals organization playing at the rookie level before advancing up to the Advanced-A level in 2016 pitching for the Wilmington Blue Rocks posting a 2-2 record with a 2.18 ERA.