Butch Thompson

Gregg Olson joins Auburn baseball staff as student assistant

Former Auburn great Gregg Olson has been named a student assistant for the Tigers, head coach Butch Thompson and the Auburn baseball program announced Wednesday. A two-time All-American pitcher for the Tigers from 1986-88, Olson will join pitching coach Steve…

Trio of Tigers taken on third day of MLB Draft

Auburn third baseman Edouard Julien and left-handed pitchers Jack Owen and Elliott Anderson were selected on the third and final day of the MLB Draft Wednesday. Julien was drafted in the 18th round by the Minnesota Twins, Owen was drafted…

Auburn Extends Head Baseball Coach Butch Thompson’s Contract

Auburn Athletics has extended the contract of baseball head coach Butch Thompson through the 2024 season, Director of Athletics Allen Greene announced Thursday. In his third year, Thompson led the program this past season to its first NCAA Super Regional…