The Fresno State baseball team had five of its players and three recruits selected during the three-day 2013 Major League Baseball Amateur Draft.
A total of three Bulldogs have been chosen during the first ten rounds of the 2013 Major League Baseball Draft with Tyler Linehan and Austin Wynns hearing their names called Friday.
Fresno State gutted out a 6-4 victory over Air Force to improve to 17-4 in elimination games since 2008.
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's Jordan Brink went 5-for-6 with three triples as the Bulldogs swept both ends of Friday's doubleheader versus Air Force.
May 24, 2013
Bulldogs' freshman Taylor Ward hits walk-off home run in tenth to lift Fresno State to a 2-1 victory over Nevada.
Fresno State vs. Nevada
Last Updated: August 19, 2013
2013 (SENIOR): Made 53 appearances, earning 49 starts ... finished the season with a .279 batting average and a .992 fielding percentage ... made just three errors in 338 chances at catcher and first base ... had 48 hits including 10 doubles , two triples and three home runs ... scored 31 runs and finished with 24 RBIs ... named 2013 Academic All-MW ... went 2-for-5 with two runs, four RBIs and a home run in season opening win over UC Santa Barbara on February 15.
2012 (JUNIOR): Played in 58 games, earning starts in 57 ... named to 2012 All-Tournament Team and Academic All-WAC teams ... posted 10 multi-RBI games (T-2nd on team) ... successful in his only stolen base attempt ... led WAC in doubles with a total of 22 ... recorded 55 season hits with 35 runs and 30 RBI ... posted a batting average of .284 and a fielding percentage of .996.
2011 (SOPHOMORE): A first-team All-Western Athletic Conference selection... Academic All-WAC ... played in 56 games, earning 54 starts ... finished with a .326 batting average ... scored 41 runs on 57 hits, including nine doubles and two home runs ... knocked in 21 RBI in 175 at-bats ... earned a career-high four runs against Hawai'i (May 28) after tying career-highs in hits (3), doubles (1), total bases (4) and at bats (5).
2010 (FRESHMAN): Made 32 appearances, earning eight starts ... hit .189 with seven hits and six RBI ... made his first career start and hit against Washington (Feb. 27) ... recorded a career-best three RBI against San Diego State (Mar. 13).
HIGH SCHOOL: Prepped at Poway High School ... lettered two years in baseball ... won California Interscholastic Federation championship in 2008 and 2009 ... played in the north/south all-star game in 2008 ... named first-team All-CIF and Palomar League Player of the Year ... batted .390 with five home runs and 37 RBIs during his senior year.
PERSONAL: Born Dec. 10, 1990 ... the son of Jeff and Laura Wynns ... has a brother, Dalton, and two sisters, Summer and Holli ... hobbies include being in the outdoors, watching football and baseball ... biggest athletic thrill was winning the CIF in 2009 ... also recruited by Indiana and CSU Northridge.