TCI Baseball Weekly Wrap

TCI Baseball Weekly Wrap

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TCI Baseball Weekly Wrap

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By Trey McCurry.

Each week TheClemsonInsider.com puts a wrap on the previous week for the 2012 Tigers.  Find out who won this week’s TCI awards and much more!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Overall Record     32-21

ACC Record             16-11 

Last Week            3-1

5/12   Saturday       #1 Florida State               W, 7-2

5/14   Sunday         #1 Florida State               W, 9-7

5/14   Monday        #1 Florida State               L, 5-9

5/15   Tuesday        Furman                            W, 9-2

Next Week

5/17   Thursday      Wake Forest (29-22, 10-17)        6:00PM        Winston-Salem, NC

5/18   Friday           Wake Forest (29-22, 10-17)        6:00PM        Winston-Salem, NC

5/19   Saturday       Wake Forest (29-22, 10-17)        1:00PM        Winston-Salem, NC

Note: Records as of Tuesday, May 15th.

TCI Hitter-of-the Week                    #2 Jason Stolz

The senior from Marietta, GA earned his third TCI Hitter-of-the-Week award after going 5-for-14 (.357) in four games. Stolz had a double, homer, four RBI, three runs, and one walk while not committing an error in 16 chances.

          Other hitters of note:

Brad Felder             5-for-15 (.333), 1 2B, 1 HR, 3 RBI, 5 runs, 2 BBs, 1 HBP

Phil Pohl                5-for-16 (.313), 1 2B, 1 HR, 6 RBI, 1 run, 2 BBs, 1 SF, 1 SB

Spencer Kieboom    4-for-14 (.286), 1 2B, 1 HR, 5 RBI, 4 runs, 1 BB

TCI Pitcher-of-the-Week                 #29 David Haselden

The senior from Spartanburg, SC earned his first TCI Pitcher-of-the-Week honor with a strong outing against Furman on Tuesday night. Making his first start since March 7th, Haselden threw a career-high 7.2 innings allowing two runs on eight hits and four walks while striking out five.

          Other pitchers of note:

Daniel Gossett        1-0, 4.0 IP, 1 app, 0 runs, 2 hits, 5 BBs, 3 Ks

Kevin Pohle            1-0, 6.0 IP, 1 start, 3 runs (1 earned), 6 hits, 1 BB

Patrick Andrew       0-0, 6.2 IP, 1 app, 3 runs (earned), 6 hits, 5 BBs, 2 Ks

 

Weekly Rankings:

Date           BA     CB     ESPN W-L

Preseason     16      25      23      0-0

2/20             16      25      NP      2-1

2/27             15      20      19      2-1

3/5              20      20      19      1-2

3/12             NR     NR     NR     1-3

3/19             NR     NR     NR     3-1

3/26             NR     NR     NR     2-3

4/2              NR     NR     NR     3-2

4/9              NR     NR     NR     4-1

4/16             NR     NR     NR     2-3

4/23             NR     NR     NR     4-0

4/30             NR     NR     NR     2-2

5/7              NR     NR     NR     3-1

5/14             NR     NR     NR     3-1

 

Clemson in the ACC stat rankings:

Team:

#7 in batting at .277

#7 in pitching at 3.86 ERA

#1 in team fielding (.973)

Tied for an ACC game-high in assists (19 on 3/7 vs. Holy Cross)

Individual:

Kevin Brady

  • 8th in ERA (2.64)
  • 8th in opponents’ batting average (.227)

Thomas Brittle

  • 16th in batting average (.323)
  • Tied for 1st in triples (8)
  • Tied for ACC game-high in at-bats (7 on 4/13 vs. NC State)

Daniel Gossett

  • Tied for 10th in wins (6)
  • 10th in opponents’ batting average (.231)

Spencer Kieboom

  • Tied for ACC game-high in hits (5 on 4/29 @ Georgia Tech)

Dominic Leone

  • Tied for 10th in wins (6)
  • Tied for 1st in starts (13)

Phil Pohl

  • 24th in batting average (.302)
  • Tied for 10th in home runs (8)
  • Tied for 3rd in RBI (50)
  • Tied for ACC game-high in sac flies (2 on 3/7 vs. Holy Cross)

Kevin Pohle

  • 10th in ERA (2.78)
  • Tied for 10th in wins (6)

Richie Shaffer

  • 7th in batting average (.343)
  • 8th in hits (69)
  • Tied for 6th in home runs (10)
  • 3rd in total bases (119)
  • 2nd in walks (50)
  • 2nd in on-base percentage (.472)
  • 5th in slugging percentage (.592)

Jason Stolz

  • Tied for ACC game-high in sac hits (2 on 4/27 @ Georgia Tech)

Steve Wilkerson

  • 15th in batting average (.324)
  • 6th in hits (71)
  • Tied for 8th in runs (45)

 

Clemson in the ACC stat rankings for ACC games only:

Team:

#3 in batting at .271

#6 in pitching at 3.82 ERA

#2 in fielding (.976)

Individual:

Patrick Andrews

  • Tied for 10th in saves (2)

Kevin Brady

  • 13th in ERA (3.21)
  • Tied for 8th in opponents’ batting average (.233)

Thomas Brittle

  • 14th in batting average (.321)
  • 9th in hits (34)
  • 1st in triples (5)
  • Tied for 10th in total bases (51)
  • ACC game-high in at-bats (7 on 4/13 vs. NC State)
  • Tied for ACC game-high in RBI (5 on 4/7 vs. Duke)

Brad Felder

  • Tied for 6th in homers (5)

Spencer Kieboom

  • Tied for 9th in batting average (.327)
  • Tied for ACC game-high in hits (5 on 4/29 @ Georgia Tech)
  • Tied for ACC game-high in RBI (5 on 4/28 @ Georgia Tech)

Scott Firth

  • Tied for 10th in saves (2)

Dominic Leone

  • Tied for 5th in wins (4)
  • Tied for 1st in starts (9)

Phil Pohl

  • 8th in RBI (21)

Kevin Pohle

  • 21st in ERA (3.94)
  • Tied for 1st in starts (9)

Richie Shaffer

  • Tied for 25th in batting average (.294)
  • Tied for 9th in triples (2)
  • Tied for 2nd in walks (25)
  • 9th in on-base percentage (.426)

Jason Stolz

  • 19th in batting average (.308)
  • Tied for 9th in homers (4)
  • 9th in total bases (52)
  • Tied for ACC game-high in sac hits (2 on 4/27 @ Georgia Tech)

Steve Wilkerson

  • Tied for 10th in hits (33)

 

Weekend Notes:

Clemson went 3-1 in four games over four days this past week, a series win over #1 Florida State and then a single win over Furman. On the week, Clemson outscored their opposition 30-20 and hit .273 with a .492 slugging percentage and a .377 on-base percentage. The Tigers totaled nine doubles, a triple, six homers, 19 walks, five hit-by-pitches, and nine stolen bases in their four games. Clemson’s pitching staff had a 4.50 ERA, allowing 44 hits (.312 opponents’ batting average) and 22 walks against 18 strikeouts in 36.0 innings. The Tigers also had a .980 fielding percentage on the week, committing three errors in 146 chances.

 

Leggett On The All-Time Wins Lists

With an 11-8 win at Georgia Tech, Head Coach Jack Leggett moved into 14th place on the All-Time Wins List by a Division I Head Coach. As TCI has followed the past two seasons, we look at where Coach Leggett stands on both the all-time and active wins list among Division I coaches.

 

All-Time Winningest Division I Head Coaches

RK Head Coach Current/Last Team Years Wins

1

Gene Stephenson * Wichita State

35

1796

2

Augie Garrido * Texas

41

1760

3

Mike Martin * Florida State

33

1714

4

Mark Marquess * Stanford

36

1455

5

Cliff Gustafson Texas

29

1427

6

Ron Polk Mississippi State

35

1373

7

Jim Morris * Miami (FL)

31

1350

8

Rod Dedeaux Southern Cal

44

1342

9

Bob Bennett Fresno State

34

1300

10

Ron Frasier Miami (FL)

30

1267

11

Jack Stallings Georgia Southern

39

1255

12

Larry Cochell Oklahoma

35

1235

13

Jim Dietz San Diego State

31

1230

14

Jack Leggett * Clemson

33

1221

15

Richard Jones Illinois

36

1214

16

Jim Gilligan * Lamar

35

1204

17

Pete Dunn * Stetson

33

1201

18

Norm DeBriyn Arkansas

33

1161

 

Bill Wilhelm Clemson

36

1161

20

Jack Coffey Fordham

47

1160

* – active. Records are through Tuesday, May 15,2012

 

Winningest Active Division I Head Coaches

RK Head Coach Team Years Wins

1

Gene Stephenson Wichita State

35

1796

2

Augie Garrido Texas

41

1760

3

Mike Martin Florida State

33

1714

4

Mark Marquess Stanford

36

1455

5

Jim Morris Miami (FL)

31

1350

6

Jack Leggett Clemson

33

1221

7

Jim Gilligan Lamar

35

1204

8

Pete Dunn Stetson

33

1201

9

Ray Tanner South Carolina

25

1122

10

John Anderson Minnesota

31

1091

11

Keith Guttin Missouri State

30

1027

12

Danny Hall Georgia Tech

25

1018

13

Mike Gillespie UC Irvine

25

960

14

Wayne Graham Rice

21

949

15

Paul Mainieri LSU

24

936

16

Fred Hill Rutgers

29

910

17

Gary Powers Nevada

30

910

18

Andy Lopez Arizona

24

907

19

Tony Robichaux UL-Lafayette

26

894

20

Bill Brown George Mason

31

876

Records are through the Tuesday, May 15, 2012.

 

 

 

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