The Fresno State baseball team had five of its players and three recruits selected during the three-day 2013 Major League Baseball Amateur Draft.
Junior pitcher Tyler Stirewalt and senior catcher/first baseman Trent Garrison were drafted Saturday in the Major League Baseball amateur draft.
Fresno State gutted out a 6-4 victory over Air Force to improve to 17-4 in elimination games since 2008.
Fresno State clicked on all cylinders during Tuesday night's 7-4 win over CSU Bakersfield.
Fresno State sophomore Jordan Brink finished an incredible weekend with a dominating complete game victory over the Air Force Falcons with a career-best 12 strikeouts.
Fresno State vs. Nevada
Fresno State vs. UCSB - Feb. 17, 2013
May 27, 2012
Last Updated: August 19, 2013
2013 (SENIOR): Made 53 appearances, earning 49 starts ... hit 10 doubles and had 26 RBIs ... scored 18 runs and had 54 hits, including a home run against Hawaii on May 7 ... finished third on the team with a .280 batting average and had a .985 fielding percentage ... named Academic All-MW ... had a season-high three hits against UC Santa Barbara on Feb. 15 and against UNLV on April 7 ... drafted in the 28th round of the MLB Draft with the No. 854 pick by the New York Yankees.
2012 (JUNIOR): Played in 55 games and earned 44 starts ... hit two home runs and had 39 RBI on the season ... recorded 29 runs and 12 doubles with 65 hits ... posted a batting average of .333 and a fielding percentage of .982 ... named 2012 second-team All-Western Athletic Conference, 2012 All-Tournament Team, and 2012 Academic All-WAC team ... has the team's second highest record for multiple hits in a game of 19 and the second highest hitting streak record of 10 set April 17 through May 6.
2011 (MEDICAL HARDSHIP): Drafted by the Los Angeles Angels in the 50th round of the Major League Baseball draft ... started first game of the season ... recorded one putout before suffering a season ending injury.
2010 (SOPHOMORE): Played in 59 games, earning 55 starts ... hit .339 with 64 hits and 46 RBIs ... recorded 11 doubles and five home runs ... hit his first career home run on Feb. 20 against Nebraska ... caught 16 runners attempting to steal a, second-best in the WAC ... had a career-high three hits in a game four times ... was 2-for-2 in stolen bases ... had a fielding percentage of .976.
2009 (FRESHMAN): Played in 42 games, earning 25 starts ... caught 13 runners attempting to steal bases ... hit .219 with six doubles and 12 RBIs ... tallied 21 hits and nine runs ... had four games going 2-for-4 at the plate ... set a career-high in at bats (5) against Hawaii on May 23.
HIGH SCHOOL: Two-year letterwinner in baseball ... California Interscholastic Federation champions in 2007 ... All-Southwestern League in 2007 and 2008 ... All-CIF Southern Section in 2007 and 2008 ... led the Southwestern League in RBIs (35) and batting average (.410) ... also lettered in cross country.
PERSONAL: Born May 24, 1990 in Oceanside, Calif. ... son of Scott and Barbara Garrison ... married wife, Amanda, in January of 2011 ... the pair have a son, Bryce ... he has two brothers, Trace and Taylor; and three sisters, Noelle, Danielle, and Tanna ... twin brother, Taylor, also played baseball for the Bulldogs and was drafted by the New York Yankees in the 2012 MLB Draft (No. 247 - 7th Round) ... enjoys golfing, playing cards, snowboarding and spending time with his family.