Somerset Patriots Roster


Billy Layne Jr

Position: P
Date of Birth: 12/19/1996
Height: 6' 4"   Weight: 185 lbs
Bats: R
Throws: R
Resides: Keyport, NJ


Entering 1st season with Somerset…11th round draft pick by Texas Rangers in 2018 out of Seton Hall University…2019 Spent majority of season with Low-A Spokane…Went 2-1 with a 4.83 ERA, 35 K across 31.2 IP over 13 games (four starts)…Made one relief appearance with AZL Rangers…2018 1-1, 1.63 ERA 1 save, 36 K, 4 BB over 27.2 IP across 10 games (five starts) with AZL Rangers…PRIOR 2018 All-Big East Second Team with Seton Hall…5-1, 3.09 ERA, 63 K over 55.1 IP in 15 games (10 starts)…Attended Old Bridge High School…Led OBHS to NJSIAA Central Group 4 state semifinals as senior…4-0, 1.96 ERA in ’15…Perfect Game All-Northeast Second Team