Scouting Report: Was a force at times out of the TCU bullpen a year ago ... will look to rebound from injuries to become a consistent right-handed reliever for the Frogs.
As a Junior (2002): Compiled a 1-3 record with a save in 15 appearances, including five starts ... campaign was cut short due to shoulder injury suffered in bullpen session at Louisville on March 28 ... in just second appearance of year, did not allow an earned run in 5.1 innings of relief vs. Texas Tech on Feb. 19 ... struck out career-high four and did not allow an earned run in 5.1 innings of hard-luck loss to Southern Miss on March 16 ... in most productive start of season, allowed just two hits and struck out a pair in 5-3 win at No. 10 Baylor on March 26 ... recorded final out of Frogs' 12-10 come-from-behind win over Louisville on March 26 for first-career save ... 33.2 innings pitch was second-most among TCU hurlers not in the regular starting rotation.
At Eastfield: Helped 2001 Eastfield squad to 43-12 record and NJCAA Division III national championship ... was a two-time all-conference honoree ... recorded a two-year record of 15-5 ... coached by Jeff Lightfoot.
High School: Notched all-state plaudits as a senior ... two-time all-district selection ... earned three letters ... coached by Pete Craycroft.
Personal: Full name is Ryan Joseph Grafe (pronounced GROFF) ... born October 15, 1980 (22 years old) ... son of Rita and Robert Grafe ... majoring in psychology.