Mayfield is the NFL Drafts No. 1 pick, but football may not be his top sport

Here’s a mind blowing thought: The football player most desired in the NFL Draft’s Class of 2018 might not even be a football player if he had his wishes.Newly minted Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield, the reigning Heisman Trophy winner and a bona fide disruptor of defenses across America, was one also part of a wrecking crew offense with the bat.As detailed by Baseball America, Mayfield was quite the standout infielder on a loaded Austin Lake Travis baseball team. Mayfield hit .338 with 22 doubles, 47 runs scored and 41 RBI across two varsity seasons with the Cavaliers, including a .364 junior season where he emerged as one of Lake Travis’ most dangerous hitters. How dangerous was he? Despite hitting a grand total of zero home runs in 2012, he eventually served as the team’s the cleanup hitter.

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