The Ontario Blue Jays are excited to announce that RHP Brandon Deans (Mississauga, ON) has signed his letter of intent to further his academic and baseball career at Oakland University (NCAA D1 – Rochester, MI). Deans is currently in his third year with the Ontario Blue Jays and will graduate from Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Secondary School this June. Deans has been apart of many championship teams with the Ontario Blue Jays and looks to end his OBJ career on a high by leading the team to the Connie Mack World Series in late July.
Deans joins a Golden Grizzlies program that is hungry to improve and rise back to the top of the Horizon League. He will be leaned on next year to be an impact Freshman as they continue to move up in the very competitive Horizon standings.
Deans is the first Ontario Blue Jays player to attend Oakland University.