Jason Jacome is joining the Nevada Griffons for the 2020 season as Head Coach. Jason is a former MLB pitcher, having played for the Kansas City Royals, Cleveland Indians and New York Mets. He is a native of Tulsa, Oklahoma. He played baseball at Pima Community College in Tucson, Arizona before being drafted by the New York Mets in the 12th round of the 1991 draft. Jason also played two seasons with the Yakult Swallows in Japan, and spent several years playing in the Mexican Professional Baseball League, as well.