Durbin Sanders Feltman (born April 18, 1997) is an American professional baseball pitcher in the Boston Red Sox organization. Listed at 6 feet 0 inches (1.83 m) and 205 pounds (93 kg), Feltman both throws and bats right-handed. He played college baseball for the TCU Horned Frogs.
Durbin attended and graduated from Oak Ridge High School in Conroe, Texas, where he was teammates with Luken Baker. In high school, he was a catcher, and only began pitching prior to his senior year. He was not drafted out of high school in the 2015 MLB draft and he enrolled at Texas Christian University (TCU) to play college baseball for the TCU Horned Frogs baseball team along with Baker.
In 2016, as a freshman at TCU, Feltman was tied for first in the Big 12 Conference with nine saves. In innings pitched in relief, he struck out 49 and compiled a 3-0 record and 1.56 earned run average (ERA). He was named to the Big 12 All-Freshman Team. As a sophomore in 2017, he made 29 relief appearances, going 2-2 with a 3.64 ERA with a TCU record 17 saves. He played in the Cape Cod Baseball League for the Falmouth Commodores that summer. As a junior in 2018, Feltman posted a 0.74 ERA and six saves with 43 strikeouts in innings pitched. He missed nearly a month during the season due to injury. He was named to the All-Big 12 First Team.
Feltman was considered one of the top prospects for the 2018 MLB Draft. On June 5, 2018, he was selected in the third round, with the 100th overall pick, by the Boston Red Sox. Feltman signed with the Red Sox on June 14. He was assigned to the Class A Short Season Lowell Spinners, and made his professional debut on June 29. He made four appearance with Lowell, not allowing a hit or walk in four innings, while striking out seven. On July 10, Feltman was promoted to the Class A Greenville Drive, where he made seven one-innings appearances with a 2.57 ERA while striking out 14 and walking one. On August 1, Feltman was promoted to the Class A-Advanced Salem Red Sox.
Durbin Feltman made quick work of Short Season A-Ball. He struck out 7 of the 12 batters he faced over four perfect appearances. Feltman will head to Class A Greenville.