21 Junior Mendez
21 - Junior Mendez
Height: 6-1
Weight: 210
Year: So.
Hometown: Patchogue, N.Y.
High School: Patchogue-Medford
Position: P
Bats/Throws: R/R

2011 GAME LOG

2012: Northeast-10 Third Team selection…Rawlings East Region Gold Glove Second Team...owned a 6-3 record and 1.38 ERA in 14 appearances (12 starts)...ranked seventh nationally in ERA...struck out 64 batters while walking just 25...led the staff with four complete games...allowed four hits and two runs in his first start of the season, a win over Felician (2/26)...was the hard-luck loser against Bloomfield, scattering five hits and allowing two unearned runs while fanning eight in a 2-1 setback (3/9)...allowed three hits in a shutout of Assumption (3/25)... tossed 10 innings and struck out 10 batters in a 3-2 win at Saint Michael’s (4/25)...scattered six hits and allowed one run while going the distance against Franklin Pierce in the East Regional (5/19)…started back-to-back games in the College World Series against West Chester (5/28) and Minnesota State (5/30)…allowed just one earned run (four total) in six innings against the Mavericks, scattering five hits and striking out four.

2011: Named to the Northeast-10 All-Rookie Team…went 2-2 with a 3.69 ERA in 11 appearances (seven starts)…fanned 51 in 53.2 innings of work while walking just 14…scattered eight hits and allowed two runs at Molloy (3/5)…fanned eight in eight innings against American International to earn his first career victory (3/10)…allowed just three hits and fanned 10 in a seven-inning complete-game shutout at Saint Michael’s (4/8)…allowed three runs while scattering nine hits at Saint Anselm (4/18)…struck out seven and allowed seven hits and three runs in a setback to nationally-ranked Southern Connecticut (4/30).

High School/Personal: 2010 graduate of Patchogue-Medford HS where he lettered in baseball and football...served as team captain and was an All-League selection for the Raiders...son of Rafael and Diomaris Mendez...Psychology major.

Year era w-l app gs cg sho sv ip h r er bb so 2b 3b hr bf bavg wp hbp bk sfa sha
2011.... 3.69 2-2 11 7 2 1/0 1 53.2 58 25 22 14 51 9 1 2 228 .282 2 4 0 1 3
2012.... 1.38 6-3 14 12 5 1/0 1 91.0 63 27 14 25 64 12 1 2 368 .191 4 6 0 0 7
TOTAL... 2.24 8-5 25 19 7 2/0 2 144.2 121 52 36 39 115 21 2 4 596 .226 6 10 0 1 10