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- Colby Lewis is a starting pitcher for the Texas Rangers where he was a first round draft choice in 1999.
- During his pitching career at Bakersfield College he was named 1st team in the Western Conference
- He made his Major League debut at 23 and played for the Detroit Tigers, Oakland A’s, and Kansas City Royals
- He lead the Texas Rangers to the World Series in 2010 and 2011, becoming the first Texas Rangers pitcher in franchise history to win a playoff game at home and to have a win in a World Series game.
- In the playoffs Colby has a 4-1 record, throwing 50 innings with 44 strikeouts and an overall 2.34 ERA.