20  Brandon McNitt
Brandon McNitt

Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
Chino Hills, Calif.

High School:
Bishop Amat

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 170

Position:
RHP

Birthdate:
01/09/1992

B/T:
R/R


2014: Selected by the Houston Astros in the 27th round of the 2014 MLB Draft...named ABCA second-team All-Northeast Region and first-team All-America East...made 11 starts and 13 appearances on the hill for the Seawolves en route to an 8-1 record and 2.89 ERA...his eight wins led the conference...also ranked in the top 10 in ERA, opponent's batting average (.243), innings pitched (71 2/3) and strikeouts (71)...one of only three starting pitchers in the America East to not allow a home run all season...shut down Wake Forest, holding the Demon Deacons to one run over seven innings while striking out a career-high 10 batters (March 1)...blanked Fordham over five innings to earn first win of the season (March 8)...picked up a win after limiting UC Riverside to one run over seven innings (March 14)...threw a complete game and allowed just two runs in win over Albany (March 22)...picked up the win after limiting Albany to one run (April 26)...struck out seven and held Maine to three runs in 11-3 victory (May 3)...struck out nine over six innings and held UMBC to two runs in 11-3 victory (May 9)...pitched a complete game, struck out eight and held Hartford to just one run in 5-1 victory (May 16)...named America East Co-Pitcher of the Week...matched career high with 10 strikeouts and earned eighth win of the season in 10-6 victory over Hartford at the America East Championship (May 23).

2013: Started 15 games primarily as the team's No. 2 starter...went 4-6 with a 3.36 ERA with 63 strikeouts over 101-2/3 innings...received a loss or no-decision three times when pitching at least seven innings and giving up two or fewer runs...named to the America East All-Academic team and named the 2013 America East Baseball Scholar-Athlete...pitched seven strong innings and gave up just one unearned run at UNC Wilmington (3/1)...pitched eight innings and allowed only one earned run on four hits in a 3-2 win over Fordham (3/9)...threw a complete game four hitter, while only allowing one run against Maine (3/16)...went 8-2/3 innings and struck out seven vs. UMBC (3/29)...struck out eight in a complete game nine-inning 3-2 win over Hartford (4/13)...pitched the Seawolves into the playoffs with seven innings and just one run allowed in Stony Brook's 10-3 win at Hartford (5/18)...nabbed his fourth win of the year by pitching seven innings and allowing one unearned run in SB's 3-1 win over Albany during the America East Championship (5/23)...named to the America East Championship All-Tournament team for his efforts.

2012: Selected to All-America East first team...went 8-4 with a 2.76 ERA and 63 strikeouts in 104-1/3 innings...struck out five in 6.0 innings of work against Nicholls State (2/24)... gave up one earned run on four hits in 8.0 innings against East Carolina (3/3) ... named America East Pitcher of the Week on March 5 ... allowed just one unearned run in 7.0 innings against Kansas (3/9) ... threw 9.0 shutout innings in the Seawolves 2-1 11-inning victory over Yale ... allowed just three hits, did not walk a batter and struck out career-high eight batters ... allowed one earned run in 5.2 innings to earn victory at Columbia (3/23) ... gave up two runs in 7.0 innings to earn win at Albany (4/14) ... struck out six in 7.0 shutout innings to pick up victory against Hartford (4/20) ... named to District I Capital One/CoSida Academic first team.

2011: Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American ... America East Rookie of the Year ... second team All-America East selection ... went 7-3 with 2.03 ERA in 16 appearances including 10 starts ... compiled three saves ... walked only 18 batters in 79.2 innings ... second in the America East and 37th in the nation in ERA ... fifth in the America East in opponent batting average (.231) ... pitched 3.0 scoreless innings of relief to earn save against Florida Atlantic (2/25) in first career appearance ... allowed just two runs in 6.1 innings of relief against No. 17 North Carolina (3/5) ... pitched 3.0 shutout innings of relief to combine with Nick Tropeano for no-hitter on March 27 against Army ... allowed one run in 7.0 innings against NYIT on April 3 to earn first career win ... earned two victories over Maine on April 10 ... pitched 2.0 innings of relief in completion of suspended game ... then pitched 7.0 shutout innings in series finale ... struck out season-high six in 7.0 shutout innings to earn win against UMBC (4/23).

High School: Played three years of varsity baseball at Bishop Amat High School in La Puente, Calif. ... a two-time captain ... led team to No. 1 state ranking and No. 2 national ranking as a senior ... went 9-0 with a 1.60 ERA ... had 2.60 ERA and 3-1 record as a junior ... an All-CIF and first team all-league selection ... named the Freshman & Senior Pitcher of the Year ... an All- San Gabriel Valley selection ... a two-year letterwinner in football ... a member of the National Honors Society.

Personal:Brandon Todd McNitt ... born Jan. 9, 1992 ... son of Todd & Isela.

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